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Arab nations: Quartet report biased

Arab nations call on Security Council not to endorse Quartet report because the Palestinians view it as biased in favor of Israel.Ben Ariel, 7/13/2016, 5:45 AM

Egypt wants to host direct Israel-PA talks

Following Egyptian Foreign Minister's visit to Israel, officials say Egypt wants to host direct talks between Israel and the PA in Cairo.Ben Ariel, 7/11/2016, 6:16 AM

PA considering another anti-Israel resolution

Senior PA officials say PA may again go after Israel at the Security Council due to concern Washington will foil the French initiative.Ben Ariel, 7/6/2016, 5:16 AM

UN envoy: Two-state solution is 'slipping away'

UN's Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov calls on Israel and the PA to implement Quartet report.Elad Benari, 7/4/2016, 6:14 AM

Netanyahu rejects equating terrorism, construction

Netanyahu responds to Quartet report, rejects its attempt to equate Palestinian terrorism with construction in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/1/2016, 10:43 PM

Quartet blasts incitement but also 'settlements'

As anticipated, Middle East Quartet criticizes both Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria as well as the PA's incitement to terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2016, 8:23 PM

UN chief blasts calls on Israel to work for peace

Meeting with PM Netanyahu, Ban Ki-moon urges "courageous steps" toward peace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2016, 5:43 AM

Kerry leaves for Rome to meet Netanyahu

Meeting between PM and Secretary of State expected to deal with Quartet report criticizing Israel.Ben Ariel, 6/26/2016, 6:11 AM

Netanyahu-Kerry upcoming meeting confirmed

PM Netanyahu and Secretary of State to meet on Sunday in Rome to discuss stalled peace efforts.Elad Benari, 6/23/2016, 6:15 AM

UN's Ban to visit Israel amid continued peace push

UN Secretary General heads to France ahead of a Middle East tour that will take him to Israel and the PA.Ben Ariel, 6/22/2016, 4:16 AM

'International conferences distance peace'

Foreign Ministry rejects EU decision to adopt the French peace initiative.Nitsan Keidar, 6/21/2016, 3:44 AM

Netanyahu, Kerry to meet as peace push continues

Netanyahu and Kerry to meet against the backdrop of French peace initiative and a Quartet report criticizing Israel.Ben Ariel, 6/20/2016, 5:13 AM

EU to back French peace initiative

Despite Israeli efforts to stop it, EU Foreign Affairs Council expected to adopt a resolution backing the French peace initiative.Ben Ariel, 6/19/2016, 6:40 AM

Kissinger: Interim agreement the better solution

Former Secretary of State says interim agreement must ensure Israel’s security but also the dignity of the Palestinians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2016, 12:04 AM

Hamas rejects peace with the 'Zionist entity'

Hamas official criticizes Egyptian President's call for peace between Israelis and Palestinians.Dalit Halevi, 6/6/2016, 2:13 AM

Kahlon: In the end there will be two states

Finance Minister urges opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog to join the coalition, says a Palestinian state will ultimately be established.Elad Benari, 6/5/2016, 6:05 AM

Saudi FM: Arab Peace Initiative the best solution

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir rejects Netanyahu's call to update Arab Peace Initiative.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/4/2016, 2:09 AM

Erekat hails French initiative

PLO secretary-general says Paris peace summit is a "significant step" on the path to peace, rejects Netanyahu's call for direct talks.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/3/2016, 11:59 PM

Netanyahu: Direct talks better than peace summit

Netanyahu tells French Foreign Minister that encouraging Abbas to sit down for direct talks would be more useful than a peace summit.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/3/2016, 8:32 PM

European diplomats: Paris talks a victory itself

Diplomats believe any effort is better than none at all, even as Israel, US oppose the conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2016, 10:06 AM

Kahlon hints resumption of peace talks is imminent

Finance Minister says rumors about resumption of Israel-PA talks hold more water than some think.Hezki Baruch, 6/2/2016, 3:43 AM

Netanyahu: Path to peace not through conferences

Prime Minister Netanyahu again criticizes the French peace initiative, says direct talks are the only way to achieve peace.Elad Benari, 6/2/2016, 1:13 AM

Saudi Arabia plays down Netanyahu's peace comments

Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister says it's too early to assess Israel's seriousness to discuss changes in Arab peace initiative.Elad Benari, 6/1/2016, 6:44 AM

Erekat: Netanyahu's statement is 'PR strategy'

PLO Secretary-General rejects Netanyahu and Liberman’s statement in favor of peace talks and the two-state solution.Ben Ariel, 6/1/2016, 6:14 AM

Abbas adopts a soft tone on Liberman

PA chairman says Israel's new Defense Minister should be judged based on his approach to peace talks.Elad Benari, 6/1/2016, 1:12 AM

Sanders: Take the Palestinians into account too

Democratic presidential candidate says he supports Israel’s right to exist, but stresses the Palestinians must also be considered.Elad Benari, 5/30/2016, 12:16 AM

Blair: Arab states will normalize ties for peace

Former British PM says Arab countries would be willing to be more flexible in normalizing ties with Israel if peace talks resume.Elad Benari, 5/25/2016, 6:13 AM

Report: Israeli delegation in Cairo for talks

Egyptian officials claim Israel has chosen Cairo to mediate with PA over France; delegation also to coordinate security in Sinai.Tova Dvorin, 5/24/2016, 6:35 PM

Report: Arabs willing to change peace initiative

Saudi Arabia, the Gulf states, Jordan and Egypt reportedly prepared to change their attitude towards Israel in exchange for peace with PA.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/21/2016, 1:01 AM

Kerry meets Sisi following call for peace

Secretary of State John Kerry meets Egyptian President to discuss the Middle East peace process.Ben Ariel, 5/19/2016, 12:16 AM

Herzog: Egypt's call for peace a rare opportunity

Zionist Union chairman links his desire to join the coalition with the statement by Egypt's President calling for a peace agreement.Ben Ariel, 5/18/2016, 4:43 AM

Abbas welcomes Egypt's call for peace talks

PA chairman says he welcomes Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi’s call for a peace agreement between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 5/18/2016, 3:13 AM

Egyptian President pushes PA-Israel peace talks

Israel-PA peace deal could be 'more important' than Israel-Egypt deal, President Sisi insists.Hezki Baruch, 5/17/2016, 4:42 PM

Erekat: Kerry will attend French peace summit

PLO chief negotiator says that despite being reluctant to support the French peace initiative, Kerry will attend a May 30 summit in Paris.Elad Benari, 5/17/2016, 2:15 AM

U.S. reluctant to support French initiative

State Department unable to say whether Kerry will attend France's international summit aimed at solving Israel-PA conflict.Ben Ariel, 5/12/2016, 1:14 AM

French PM to visit Israel, discuss peace talks

French PM Manuel Valls will visit Israel and the PA this month in a bid to engineer a peace deal based on a two-state solution.Elad Benari, 5/11/2016, 6:13 AM

Ya'alon: Peace deal must come from within

Ultimately, a peace deal with the PA should be only the business of the PA and Israel - but it won't happen soon, Ya'alon says.Tova Dvorin, 5/11/2016, 12:13 AM

Abbas in Egypt to discuss Israel-PA peace process

PA chairman to meet with a number of Egyptian officials and discuss Gaza tension as well as peace process.Ben Ariel, 5/9/2016, 3:13 AM

Trump: I'd love to broker an Israel-PA peace deal

Republican presidential frontrunner says an Israel-Palestinian would be a “beauty”.Ben Ariel, 5/3/2016, 5:16 AM

Danon: PA, not Israel, rejecting peace talks

Israel on alert amid possibility of French-brokered talks, but note lack of leadership purely on PA side.Tova Dvorin, 5/2/2016, 2:07 PM

Jordan's FM discusses peace talks with Kerry

Jordan’s Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh calls for peace talks resulting in viable and independent Palestinian state.Ben Ariel, 5/2/2016, 5:46 AM

Israel rejects French peace initiative

Jerusalem warns international summit will 'distance PA from direct talks,' as France remains vague on 'Palestine' recognition threats.Hezki Baruch, 4/28/2016, 4:12 PM

French FM: Only the 'two-state solution' will work

French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault says international summit must result in guarantees and not declarations.Elad Benari, 4/22/2016, 6:16 AM

France announces May 30 Israel-PA peace talks

Meeting of ministers from 20 countries in Paris to force peace talks on Israel, although Israel and PA aren't invited.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2016, 6:47 PM

Kerry to continue pushing for 'two-state solution'

Secretary of State says the United States will push for a two-state peace until the end of Obama's mandate.Elad Benari, 4/19/2016, 6:13 AM

Putin tells Abbas he backs Israel-PA peace efforts

Russian President meets PA chairman in Moscow, backs efforts aimed at facilitating the Middle East peace process.Ben Ariel, 4/19/2016, 5:12 AM

Kasich: We shouldn't interfere in conflict

Republican presidential candidate says the United States should not interfere in the Israeli-PA conflict unless asked.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/16/2016, 1:00 AM

Erekat: Liberman is lying about secret talks

PLO Secretary-General dismisses Liberman's claims that Israel has been holding secret talks with the PA, calls him a liar.Dalit Halevi, 4/15/2016, 3:14 AM

Clinton: It's unfair to blame Israel

Democratic presidential frontrunner signals to Jewish voters she will be more openly supportive of Israel if elected.Ben Ariel, 4/13/2016, 6:14 AM

PA pushing UN resolution condemning 'settlements'

Netanyahu says PA chairman is pushing peace talks further away with latest unilateral move at the UN.Elad Benari, 4/8/2016, 1:16 AM

Abbas: Ready to work to stop incitement

PA chairman tells visiting journalists he is ready to work with Israel to stop the “mutual incitement” between the sides.Ben Ariel, 4/6/2016, 6:13 AM

'State Dept. causing Palestinians to avoid talks'

MK Michael Oren says American criticism of Israel weakens the confidence of Israelis and also causes the PA to avoid peace talks.Nitsan Keidar, 4/4/2016, 6:14 AM

Abbas: Netanyahu is still a partner for peace

In interview on Israeli TV, PA chairman says he still sees Netanyahu as partner for peace, denounces current terror wave against Israelis.Elad Benari, 4/1/2016, 6:13 AM

Trump: Palestinians must stop terror, incitement

Republican presidential frontrunner expresses support for “two-state solution”, but says the PA must end the terrorist attacks.Elad Benari, 3/28/2016, 3:16 AM

French Foreign Minister to visit Ramallah

French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault will visit Ramallah and discuss French initiative for peace conference.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/26/2016, 12:24 AM

Obama: Israeli-PA conflict won't be resolved

President Obama expresses pessimism over the Israeli-Palestinian conflict being resolved in the next nine months.Elad Benari, 3/24/2016, 12:13 AM

Report: Congress delaying aid to PA

PA says Congress members are delaying $159 million in aid in an effort to pressure the PA to relaunch negotiations with Israel.Elad Benari, 3/21/2016, 5:44 AM