Egyptian FM to present vision on Israel-PA peaceEgypt’s foreign minister, Sameh Shoukry, will attend the Paris peace conference and give a speech on Israel-PA peace talks.
Hotovely: Paris conference will distance peaceDeputy Foreign Minister reiterates Israel’s objection to the Paris peace conference, likens it to "a wedding without a bride and groom".
Secretary of State nominee: Israel is our most important allyRex Tillerson blasts the Obama administration's attitude towards Israel, says PA must demonstrate it is serious about peace talks.
Kerry to attend Paris conferenceSecretary of State to attend the Paris peace conference scheduled to take place five days before his term ends.
Erekat: Abbas willing to meet Netanyahu in MoscowPLO Secretary-General says PA chairman is willing to attend a three-way peace summit in the Russian capital.
Abbas: 'Settlements' threaten the two-state solutionPA chairman says Paris peace conference is an opportunity to reach a peace agreement but criticizes Israeli presence in Judea and Samaria.
Kerry laments failed peace process in exit memoOutgoing Secretary of State calls on Israel and the PA to resume peace talks, praises Iran deal in memo to Obama.
Abbas willing to work with Trump administrationPA chairman expresses willingness to work with the incoming American administration to establish a Palestinian state.
Jewish American leaders urge France to cancel peace conferenceLeaders of Conference of Presidents call on France to cancel or postpone "ill-conceived" international meeting on Middle East peace.
Russia: Kerry's speech doesn't help peaceRussia's Foreign Ministry wonders why Kerry didn't raise his concerns about Israel-PA peace until weeks before the end of his term.
Huckabee: Defund the UN and give the money to veteransFormer Arkansas Governor blasts Kerry's "ridiculous" speech, calls for the United States to pull its portion of the UN's funding.
Obama advisor: He'll veto any anti-Israel resolutionPresident Obama’s Deputy National Security Advisor says he will veto any UN resolution that dictates a peace solution on Israel.
France welcomes Kerry's speechFrench Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault says Kerry's speech reinforces the urgency of implementing the two-state solution.
Abbas: Stop building and peace talks can resumePA chairman responds to Kerry speech by again imposing preconditions on peace talks.
Kerry to respond to Israeli claims on UN voteOfficial says Secretary of State will respond in his speech to Israeli claims that the U.S. was behind anti-Israel vote at the UN.
Erdan on Kerry's speech: PatheticInternal Security Minister criticizes Secretary of State's planned speech on how to achieve Israel-PA peace.
Kerry to offer comprehensive vision on Israel-PA peaceSecretary of State will make a speech on Wednesday regarding the peace process between Israel and the PA.
Russia: Only direct talks can bring peaceRussia says the only way to achieve peace is through direct Israel-PA negotiations, affirms readiness to host Netanyahu and Abbas.
Pope Francis hopes for Israel-PA peacePope Francis urges Israelis and Palestinian Arabs to "write a new page of history".
Egypt wants to play a key role in Israel-PA talksEgypt's Foreign Ministry says the country will play a key role in Israel-PA peace talks along with Donald Trump's new administration.
Trump: We'll get peace deal done despite UN votePresident-elect says the UN Security Council vote against Israel makes a peace deal "much harder," but claims a deal can still be reached.
Trump and Sisi discuss Middle East peaceEgyptian President and U.S. President-Elect agree to allow Trump's administration to deal with Israel-PA peace issues.
France to hold peace conference on January 15France announces that 70 countries will gather on January 15 for peace conference. Israel, PA officials will not attend.
Swedish Foreign Minister tweets about trip to 'Palestine'Swedish Foreign Minister calls for action to "save the two state solution" after meeting with PA officials in Ramallah.
France confirms peace conference has been postponedFrance confirms a peace conference aimed at restarting Israel-PA talks has been postponed until January.
Report: France postpones peace conferenceFrance decides to postpone its international peace conference until January 2017 due to preparation issues.
PA trying to convince Obama not to veto UN resolutionPA sending a delegation to Washington in hopes of avoiding American veto of a UN Security Council resolution that criticizes "settlements".
Russia waiting for Israel, PA proposals for peace summitRussian official says his country is waiting for Israeli and PA proposals on holding a direct meeting between Abbas and Netanyahu.
Obama: Sustaining diplomacy is critical on Israel-PA frontIn his final speech on national security, Obama says diplomatic engagement is “required” to resolve Middle Eastern conflicts.
PA: Israel refuses peace and builds settlementsAbbas’s spokesman welcomes France’s peace efforts, while accusing Israel of refusing peace.
Netanyahu: I'll meet Abbas if French conference is canceledPrime Minister Netanyahu speaks with French President, agrees to meet PA chairman - but not at France-led peace conference later this month.
Abbas: We will never recognize IsraelPA chairman and Fatah leader declares the Palestinian Arabs will never give up on their fight to achieve an independent state.
There are 'things we can do' to preserve two-state solutionOutgoing Secretary of State hints the Obama administration is still considering action on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
'Save peace', urges UN chiefUN Secretary General warns that hopes for a two-state solution are fading fast.
PA again imposes preconditions for peace talksAbbas's spokesman demands that Netanyahu stop "settlement construction" and accept French initiative in order to resume talks.
French initiative will continue with or without Israel's consentPLO member Ahmad Majdalani says international peace conference led by France will take place whether Israel likes it or not.
Trump warns Obama: Don't force solution on IsraelPresident-elect warns Obama not to push policies Trump doesn't agree with.
Abbas calls on Trump to work towards Palestinian statePA chairman's office says president-elect should work towards a Palestinian state.
PA: Promote French initiative despite Israel's objectionPA leaders urge France to move forward with its peace initiative despite Israel’s rejection of it.
France will promote peace initiative despite Israeli oppositionSenior French diplomats say France will not stop trying to promote its peace initiative despite Israel's negative response to the idea.
France adamant on peace initiativeFrance's Middle East envoy says his country is determined to promote its peace initiative, urges Israel to take part.
Russian PM to discuss Israel-PA peaceRussian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev reportedly will visit Israel and the PA on November 9.
Clinton: Peace talks for show are better than no talks at allIsrael-PA peace process for show is better than no process at all, Democratic candidate said in newly leaked email.
Kerry: We must 'act or shut up' on two-state solutionRevealed: Secretary of State took Israel to task at a private meeting over its policy in Judea and Samaria.
Lavrov: We're ready to mediate Israel-PA talksRussian Foreign Minister says Moscow is ready to help mediate peace talks if both sides are willing to compromise.
Quartet: Israeli 'settlements' are an obstacle to peaceMiddle East Quartet yet again blasts Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria.
Sisi calls for effort to reach 'two-state solution'Speaking at the UN, Egyptian President says the Arab-Israeli is “the core of regional instability in the Middle East”.
White House: Obama will discuss 'settlements' with NetanyahuWhite House adviser tells reporters that the President will raise his concerns over "Israeli settlements" when he meets Netanyahu.
Pope, religious leaders meet for peace talksPope holds, 'World Day of Prayer,' speaks of peace with religious leaders of all faiths, and says that Islam is not terrorism.
Senators to Obama: Continue vetoing anti-Israel UN resolutions88 senators from both parties urge Obama to maintain policy of vetoing any one-sided Security Council resolutions on the Israeli-PA issue.
Abbas and Kerry discuss 'two-state solution'Secretary of State meets PA chairman in New York amid renewed push for Israel and the PA to resume stalled peace talks.
US pushes Russia for 'true' Syria deal ahead of talksAhead of peace talks on Syria between the US and Russia, Washington is warning its patience is wearing thin.
Dichter: Preconditions for peace talks are unacceptableMK Avi Dichter welcomes Netanyahu-Abbas meeting, but says that if the PA is imposing preconditions, it means it's not serious about talking.
Washington aware of Russia's Israel-PA peace effortsState Department deputy spokesman says the U.S. is "closely following" Russia's efforts to host a meeting between Netanyahu and Abbas.
Netanyahu and Abbas willing to meet, but blame each otherBoth Prime Minister Netanyahu and PA chairman say they are willing to meet to relaunch peace talks, while trading blame for stalled talks.
Report: Abbas accepts Russia plan to meet NetanyahuPA ambassador to Russia says chairman Mahmoud Abbas has agreed to a Russian proposal for him to meet Netanyahu.
Russian envoy to meet Netanyahu, discuss peaceRussian Deputy Foreign Minister scheduled to meet Netanyahu and discuss possible meeting with Abbas.