U.S. says Israel, Palestine ready to extend peace talks
Palestinian leadership recently submitted applications to join 15 UN treaties and bodies in response to Israel's refusal to release a fourth and final group of prisoners as agreed to under the peace talk conditions; the former move also violates the conditions.
"Both parties tell us they want negotiations to continue and they're searching for a path to do just that," Psaki told reporters.
"The Israeli and the Palestinian people deserve a two-state solution where parties are living side by side and they have the economic opportunity and the security that they deserve.That's why the parties remain committed and why they're working so hard on extending negotiations," added Psaki.
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