NATO will brief the Palestinian Authority about the Western alliance’s role in the Middle East. A senior team of NATO officers will meet P.A. officials Thursday in the first such encounter. Palestinians and Europeans have suggested that NATO could play a peace-keeping role in the region, but NATO officials say it’s too early to consider such a role, and the meeting is to be strictly informational.
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