Russia Offers to Host Abbas-Netanyahu Meeting

September 7, 2016 12:09 AM
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After getting involved in the Syrian civil war, Russia now signals it wants to become a Middle East pacemaker.  President Vladimir Putin has offered to host a face-to-face meeting between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Moscow. Both leaders claim they are ready to continue the dialogue, but they accuse each other of stalling. Zlatica Hoke reports.