The European Union on Tuesday welcomed a promise by the Palestinian mainstream Fatah movement to prevent attacks on Israeli civilians. A statement released in Brussels by the Danish EU presidency said the 15 nation bloc supported “all efforts aimed at ending the cycle of violence.”“Other Palestinian groups should do likewise,” the EU said. EU diplomats said it was now up to the Israeli government to respond to the Palestinian initiative. “There must be a return to normal life in the West Bank an...


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