US Mideast envoy quits after attempt at peace deal (10)

Salon.com 2014.06.27 17:47
Matthew Lee, Associated Press Topics: From the Wires, News, Politics News WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. special Mideast envoy Martin Indyk is resigning after nearly a year of unsuccessful efforts to forge an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, Obama administration officials said Friday. The officials said Indyk's departure, and his return to his previous job at The Brookings Institution think tank, is expected later Friday.
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