Mideast peace talks will slip beyond April: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry makes a statement to the press before a meeting with the Israeli Prime Minister on January 2, 2014 in JerusalemUS Secretary of State John Kerry acknowledged Wednesday that his quest to seal a full Middle East peace deal will slip beyond an April deadline. He was first hoping to agree a framework to guide the talks between Israel and the Palestinians, Kerry told a small group of reporters in Washington, including AFP. I don’t think anybody would worry if there’s another nine months, or whatever it’s going to be… But that’s not defined yet,” he said in his private conference room at the State Department.

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