The next round of Israeli-Palestinian direct talks will be held in Israel next week, according to Justice Minister Tzipi Livni, Israel’s chief negotiator.

She told Israel’s Channel 10 that the negotiations, scheduled to last about nine months, would alternate between Israel and the Palestinian Authority.

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The next round will be held after the first group of 104 terrorists, including those who are Israeli citizens, is to be freed.

The rest will be released depending on the progress of the negotiations.

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