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Abbas, Olmert to meet, divided on Palestinian unity

Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas hold talks on Sunday that are only likely to highlight their divisions over a Palestinian unity government whose formation appears imminent. “We don’t expect any results,” a senior Abbas aide said of the meeting that opens at 1500 GMT. Olmert has vowed to boycott the unity government that Abbas is forming with Hamas Islamists unless it recognises Israel, renounces violence and accepts interim peace deals as demanded by the Quartet of Middle East mediators. Full Story

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