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US in Middle East peace U-turn
Palestinians say the peace process is in danger after US gives Israel settlement boost.
Last Modified: 25 Apr 2010 10:48 GMT

The Palestinians are accusing Washington of killing all hope of reviving the peace process with the Israelis.

It comes after Hillary Clinton, the US secretary of state, signalled a U-turn on settlement building.

During a visit to Jerusalem, she told the Palestinians that the issue is not now a precondition for negotiations.

Jacky Rowland takes a look at the ramifications.

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Al Jazeera
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