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US Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a meeting with the Israeli President at the presidential compound in Jerusalem on January 23, 2018.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Tuesday the timing of a long-awaited U.S. Middle East peace initiative depended on the return of Palestinians to negotiations.
President Donald Trump’s advisers have been working on the outlines of a plan for some time. But Palestinians ruled out Washington as a peace broker after the U.S. president’s Dec. 6 recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
“The White House has been working with our…