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Kerry to return to Israel to double down on peace push | JPost

US Secretary of State John Kerry will head back to the region this week in his latest drive to renew peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians, hoping that his strategy of putting in personal face time with leaders on both sides will finally produce results.

President Shimon Peres, US Secretary of State John Kerry and PA President Mahmoud Abbas. (Photo: World Economic Forum/Benedikt von Loebell)

President Shimon Peres, US Secretary of State John Kerry and PA President Mahmoud Abbas. (Photo: World Economic Forum/Benedikt von Loebell)

Sources familiar with the negotiations say the secretary will request concrete signals from the parties. The White House has given the State Department until roughly September to achieve a breakthrough in negotiations.

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