Clinton ready to attend Mideast Quartet meeting
US: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is
ready to go to Moscow for an upcoming meeting of the Middle East
Quartet in a bid to encourage Israeli-Palestinian talks, her
spokesman said Tuesday.
Abbas consults Arabs
Over Israel talks:
EGYPT: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas met
with Arab foreign ministers on Tuesday in Cairo to weigh up holding
indirect talks with Israel.
UN humanitarian teams in Chile
UN: A team from the UN Office for the
Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) traveled to Chile on
Tuesday to work with the UN mission in that quake-hit country.