Abdullah, Abbas discuss reviving ME peace process

Jordan's King Abdullah II met Monday with visiting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas over ways to revive Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. The two discussed ways to revive the internationally-backed road map, a Palestinian official said on condition of anonymity because press statements are released by the Jordanian host. The royal palace said it would release a statement soon. The 90-minute talks were held behind closed doors at a hilltop palace in Amman.