This is an analysis by Paul Richter and Christi Parsons
Omission. Misleading: "One reason [for optimism] is that Palestinian violence now is at a lower level than it often has been." Omitted was any reference to a flurry of rocket and mortar attacks from Gaza as the talks were starting.
Opinion. Misleading: "The leadership [of the Palestinian Authority] is considered relatively moderate and is well-regarded by the West."
RatingsFactual Accuracy: 9