Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s personal emissary Yitzhak Molcho and chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat will meet in Amman on Tuesday, hosted by Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh.

According to the Haaretz article, Senior Palestinian official, Azzam al-Ahmed, said the the sides were expected to present their positions on security matters and future borders between Israel and a future Palestinian state.

“This is not a negotiating session. The only intention is that both sides present their positions and we hope the Israeli answers will be positive, including stopping settlement activities and agreeing on the 1967 borders as the basis for a two-state solution,” he said.

Meanwhile, this week Israel announced yet more settlement units in the southern Gilo area outside the Green Line between Bethlehem/Beit Jala and Jerusalem.   Read full article.