Low Expectations May Be Helpful for Mideast Talks – At War Blog – NYTimes.com

All agree that the short-term goal is for a meeting of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and President Obama at the United Nations General Assembly opening in three weeks.

The mediators also seem to hope something else is true — low expectations all around may actually make it easier to achieve results. And with a common concern about Iran’s nuclear program, once a small breakthrough occurs, perhaps others might follow.

via Low Expectations May Be Helpful for Mideast Talks – At War Blog – NYTimes.com.

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