Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Egyptian President Husni Mubarak discussed the latest political developments in the region in Cairo today, including recent internal unrest in Gaza.

The meeting between the two leaders comes ahead of three-way meeting invited for by the U.S Secretary of States, Condoleeza Rice.

They discussed the latest developments with respect to the Palestinian-Israeli negotiatons as well as the recent internal unrest in Gaza.

No further details have been reported.