US official: US Mideast peace envoy Mitchell set to resign

By REUTERS
May 13, 2011 18:57

WASHINGTON - US Middle East peace envoy George Mitchell, who has led the Obama administration's unsuccessful effort to restart direct negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians, plans to resign, a US official said on Friday.

The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said Mitchell's resignation would be announced by the White House later on Friday.


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