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On his 10th visit to the Mideast in a year, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he sees progress on a "framework agreement" to guide talks between Israel and the Palestinians. (SOUNDBITE) (English) U.S. SECRETARY OF STATE JOHN KERRY, SAYING: "I will say that we are working with great intensity, with serious purpose, with a commitment to trying to resolve this conflict that has gone on for many years too long." Kerry is trying to establish what U.S. officials call a "framework" of general guidelines for an accord, with details to be filled in later. Kerry met with the Palestinian president for about 3 hours of talks. Afterwards, Chief Negotiator Saeb Erekat said Kerry is pressing for a two-state solution: (SOUNDBITE) (English) PALESTINIAN CHIEF NEGOTIATOR SAEB EREKAT, SAYING: "…We are working hard to achieve an agreement on all core issues. No one benefit more from the success of Secretary Kerry's effort than Palestinians and no one stands to lose