US Secretary of State John Kerry walks through NATO headquarters in Brussels on April 1, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry walks through NATO headquarters in Brussels on April 1, 2014 © Jacquelyn Martin - Pool/AFP
US Secretary of State John Kerry walks through NATO headquarters in Brussels on April 1, 2014
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Last updated: April 1, 2014

Kerry cancels trip to Ramallah

US Secretary of State John Kerry cancelled plans to travel Wednesday to Ramallah after both the Israelis and the Palestinians announced moves likely to scuttle the peace talks.

"We are no longer travelling tomorrow," a senior State Department official said, shortly after Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas announced the Palestinians would seek membership of 15 UN agencies.

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