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Secret Mid-East documents are published by the media

Hundreds of documents relating to the Middle East peace process have been released by the Al Jazeera news network, which says they contain confidential details of the talks.

The papers, which are also being published by the Guardian newspaper, apparently reveal Palestinian negotiators secretly offered to let Israel keep large parts of illegally occupied East Jerusalem.

The BBC's Middle East Correspondent, Wyre Davies, reports.

  • 24 Jan 2011
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