US optimistic about Israel-Palestine peace deal

(VOVworld) – The peace negotiation between Israel and Palestine will continue with the hope that the two sides will narrow their differences and sign a framework for a final peace deal, despite the numerous difficulties involved. US Secretary of State John Kerry told the press in Jerusalem after meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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Kerry to offer broad outline of final peace deal between Israel and Palestine. Photo: internet

Ahead of Kerry’s visit, State Department deputy spokeswoman Marie Harf said Kerry would discuss with Mr. Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas a framework for addressing all core issues in the decades-long dispute. The core issues include the borders between Israel and a future Palestine, security arrangements, the fate of Palestinian refugees, and conflicting claims to the holy city of Jerusalem.