Abbas to meet with Mitchell 'within days'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 17, 2010 14:41




Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will meet with US Middle East envoy George Mitchell this week for the first time since indirect peace talks with Israel began on May 9, a senior Palestinian official told AFP on Sunday.

A US embassy spokesman confirmed that Mitchell was set to return to the region "within days" but could not give the precise time he would be arriving.


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