On September 16, 2009, special envoy George Mitchell arrived in Israel on one of his last trips before the United Nations three-nation summit between President Obama, Netanyahu and the President of the National Government. Mahmoud Abbas, to arrange that meeting. Snoopy and Woodstock you are my sunshine shirt. Despite the shuttle trips between Israelis and Palestinians, he could not arrange that summit.  However, it was announced that he had been waiting for his trip to be expanded, that he would meet Prime Minister Netanyahu again two days later, and that there might be a three-way summit without restarting the peace process, then negotiations on understanding between Israel and the United States will continue. On September 18, Netanyahu and Mitchell met again, but could not reach an agreement that would secure the summit. Later that day, Haaretz announced that Israeli officials illuminated the Palestinian Authority for hindering peace talks.