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Binyamin Netanyahu is only interested in delaying peace talks and
wasting time, Palestinian Authority Chief Negotiator Saeb Erekat told
Jordanian newspaper Addustour on Saturday.RELATED:'180 degree' shift in PA attitude following talks launchPeres hails 'promising start' of newly launched talks
According to the
Addustour report, Erekat said that Netanyahu suggested establishing 12
committees during the negotiations that both sides will take part in, a
suggestion that was rejected by the Palestininains.
Erekat added that the topics to be discussed have already been decided
in Washington and they include Jerusalem, the settlements, borders,
water, security and the release of prisoners.
The PA negotiator clarified that this is not time for negotiations but
instead time to reach certain decisions with regard to all the different
The Palestinian news agency Ma'an
reported that Erekat called on Israel
to evacuate the settlements in the West Bank as part of the peace