Echoing those remarks, Mohammed Ishtayeh, an aide to Abbas, accused Israel of "trying to blackmail us". But Palestinian officials stopped short of threatening to walk out of the talks altogether. Erekat confirmed that negotiations were ongoing and said Abbas was making every possible effort to ensure the prisoners' release. … [Read more...] about John Kerry returns to Middle East with peace talks close to crisis
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That mix, with smaller apartments priced on the low end of the market by virtue of their size or location, allows for a fluid economic diversity. Elders on a fixed income might live near people in their 20s starting post-collegiate life in a basement studio, not far from settled families. All this blended into a landscape that isn’t segmented into rigid residential categories. … [Read more...] about Avoiding extremes, Berkeley architect extols “missing middle” housing