KERRY THROWS DOWN GAUNTLET TO ISRAELIS, PALESTINIANS

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ALGIERS: US Secretary of State John Kerry threw down a challenge to recalcitrant Israeli and Palestinian leaders on Thursday, saying now was the time when they had to choose whether to make peace. “You can facilitate, you can push, you can nudge, but the parties themselves have to make fundamental decisions to compromise,” Kerry said in Algiers at the start of a trip to North Africa. efforts appeared to be in tatters. Negotiating teams from the US, Israel and the Palestinians met late on Wednesday to try to chart a path forward after both sides took steps Washington has criticized as “unhelpful.”

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