Palestinians Turned Away From Cairo Peace Talks

Peace talks aimed at ending the Gaza conflict were thrown into doubt Friday after members of the Palestinian delegation said they had been told they were no longer welcome following the collapse of a 72-hour ceasefire. Bassam Al-Salhi, a member of the Palestinian team, said Egypt – which is hosting the talks – informed them it was not willing to receive them in light of Friday morning’s violence

Deputy Secretary of State Bill Burns was among the diplomats scrambling to reach Cairo after the cease-fire was announced l