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Full text of Tony Blair’s speech to Cairo Conference on Gaza

'It’s up to us not merely to take the practical steps of reconstruction, but to show to the Palestinian people and the Israeli people that what they want to attain – two states for two people living side by side – can actually be attained,' Quartet Representative tells Cairo Conference on Gaza reconstruction ...

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‘Gaza should be free, open and connected to the world’

‘Gaza should be free, open and connected to the world’

In his address to the Cairo Conference on Palestine: Reconstructing Gaza, Mr. Blair says, the most frustrating thing about destruction and reconstruction is that despite everything, we have two peoples – Israelis and Palestinians – who when asked will still say they want peace....

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Blair: Longer Gaza recovery takes, the closer we could get to another round of conflict

Blair: Longer Gaza recovery takes, the closer we could get to another round of conflict

Ahead of 22 Sept. meeting of Ad-Hoc Liaison Committee in New York, Quartet Representative welcomes UN announcement that Israel and the Palestinians have agreed to entry mechanism for Gaza. ...

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Senior OQR officials visit Gaza to discuss recovery efforts

Senior OQR officials visit Gaza to discuss recovery efforts

Acting Head of Mission and staff visit border crossings and Gaza Power Plant; meet PA ministers and business people to discuss recovery efforts and work of the international community....

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Quartet Representative welcomes Gaza ceasefire deal

The Quartet will focus on a long-term plan for Gaza and for its reconstruction, says Tony Blair...

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Tony Blair statement on the Middle East

Quartet Representative comments on the announcement of a temporary ceasefire in Gaza...

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Blair discusses Gaza ceasefire

Blair discusses Gaza ceasefire

Quartet Representative meets with Israeli and Palestinian prime ministers, and other senior officials on both sides to discuss the continuing efforts to bring about a ceasefire. ...

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Tony Blair meets with President Peres

Tony Blair meets with President Peres

Transcript of comments made by the Quartet Representative and outgoing Israeli president on the Egyptian ceasefire offer for Gaza....

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Statement on Gaza ceasefire

Statement on Gaza ceasefire

Tony Blair welcomes Egyptian statement, saying 'such a ceasefire can halt the tragic loss of life, stop the rockets on Israel - and open up the possibility of a genuine change in Gaza.'...

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Statement on the Middle East

Statement on the Middle East

Transcript from press conference with Tony Blair in Jerusalem on the escalation in Gaza and Israel....

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