US urges Israel, Palestinians to take steps to renew talks

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 3, 2013 00:47

Now is the time for real leadership on the part of the both the Palestinians and Israelis, in order to return to negotiations, US State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland said Wednesday in a daily press briefing.

"We urge both sides to clearly demonstrate that they’re serious about achieving two states living side by side in peace and security," she continued.

"So we call on Israel, we call on the Palestinians to cease any kind of counterproductive, unilateral actions and to take concrete steps to return to direct negotiations so that all the issues can be discussed, and the goal of two states living side by side in peace and security can be realized," she added.


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