White House: Bush won't hold three-way meeting with Olmert, Abbas

The White House announced on Thursday that President George W. Bush would not hold a three-way meeting with Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas during the Bush's visit to region next week, Israel Radio reported. According to the report, the White House said that such a meeting was not in the president's schedule, and that he planned to meet both leaders separately.