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Kerry makes headway with Middle East peace, but violence flares | CSMonitor.com

Secretary of State John Kerry got an important boost yesterday when the Arab League agreed to soften the terms of their Middle East peace proposal.

Secretary of State John Kerry, left talks to the Arab League led by Qatar's Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabr Al-Thani, not in picture, at Blair House in Washington, Monday, April 29, 2013. (AP Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Secretary of State John Kerry, left talks to the Arab League led by Qatar’s Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabr Al-Thani, not in picture, at Blair House in Washington, Monday, April 29, 2013. (AP Manuel Balce Ceneta)

The first Palestinian murder of an Israeli in the West Bank since 2011 and Israel’s first fatal air strike in Gaza since a November cease-fire today show the challenge Secretary of State John Kerry faces in overcoming Israel’s emphasis on security over peace.

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