Hillary Clinton 311.
(photo credit: Associated Press)
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton reiterated her country's support
for a peace agreement in the interests of both Palestinians and Israelis
in a joint-interview with Channel 2 and Palestinian media that aired
"We strongly support both the security of the State of Israel and the
national aspirations of the Palestinian people," Clinton told the
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When asked by a Palestinian reporter, Clinton also rejected rumors that
Washington's efforts to move forward peace talks were a ploy to gain
Arab support for a military strike on Iran.
Clinton also praised the Israeli and Palestinian "vibrant and
growing economies" as forces of "growth and positive energy" that would
help both sides achieve peace in the face of forces of negativity