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Report: Abbas threatened to torpedo peace talks over US framework proposals

Palestinians Authority President Mahmoud Abbas was enraged last week during meetings in Paris with US Secretary of State John Kerry over proposals for a framework agreement for peace talks with Israel, Palestinian newspaper al-Quds reported Wednesday.
According to the report, Abbas threatened to torpedo talks with Israel after learning that a draft framework document called to designate the neighborhood of Beit Hanina, and not the whole of east Jerusalem, as the capital of any future Palestinian state.
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