PA pushing UN resolution condemning Israeli 'settlements'Netanyahu says PA chairman is pushing peace talks further away with latest unilateral move at the UN.
Abbas: I'm ready to work with Israel to stop the incitementPA chairman tells visiting journalists he is ready to work with Israel to stop the “mutual incitement” between the sides.
MK: State Dept. criticism causes Palestinians to avoid talksMK Michael Oren says American criticism of Israel weakens the confidence of Israelis and also causes the PA to avoid peace talks.
Abbas: Netanyahu is still a partner for peaceIn interview on Israeli TV, PA chairman says he still sees Netanyahu as partner for peace, denounces current terror wave against Israelis.
Trump: The Palestinians must stop the terror and incitementRepublican presidential frontrunner expresses support for “two-state solution”, but says the PA must end the terrorist attacks.
French Foreign Minister to visit Ramallah, discuss peaceFrench Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault will visit Ramallah and discuss French initiative for peace conference.
Obama: Israeli-PA conflict won't be resolved during my tenurePresident Obama expresses pessimism over the Israeli-Palestinian conflict being resolved in the next nine months.
Report: Congress delaying aid to PAPA says Congress members are delaying $159 million in aid in an effort to pressure the PA to relaunch negotiations with Israel.
'Labor understands the two-state solution isn't viable'MK Ayelet Nahmias-Verbin says Labor understands there is a need to move on from the two-state solution, calls for new ideas.
Japan backs France's peace initiativeJapanese envoy reportedly tells PA chairman his country backs France's initiative for a peace conference.
Kerry: Two state solution requires a 'global' pushKerry still set on peace deal, discussing French initiative says 'international' effort necessary, amid reports of Obama's UN plans.
Rubio: Conditions 'not right' for two-state solutionRepublican presidential candidate says PA has never shown any willingness to reach a peace deal with Israel.
Biden not expecting peace breakthrough during Middle East visitVice President who starts a five-day visit to the region isn't expecting major breakthroughs in Israel-PA talks.
Abbas hopes French peace initiative succeeds like Iran dealPA chairman hopes French initiative to hold an international peace conference could lead to a solution like talks on Iran's nuclear deal.
Obama: It's important to give hope to Israelis and PalestiniansPresident Obama, meeting Jordan's King, calls for a solution to the decades old Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Livni warns against 'standstill' in conflict with PAFormer Foreign Minister warns against the continued standstill in the Arab-Israeli conflict, backs Herzog's “separation plan”.
Erdan: IDF plan to beat terror with peace talks is 'infuriating'Internal Security Minister discusses IDF Intelligence head's call for 'diplomatic process,' noting periods of peace talks more lethal.
Clinton: I'll defend Israel but push for 'two-state solution'Former Secretary of State says she'll do everything she can to support Israel but the Palestinians "deserve a state of their own".
Kerry urges return to peace talks, easing of tensionsSecretary of State meets PA chairman, calls for "calm and a decrease in violence".
UN envoy: Israeli 'settlements' are an impediment to peaceUN's Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov singles out Israel while ignoring a request to condemn Hezbollah.
PA welcomes French peace initiativePA welcomes French peace initiative, which calls for recognition of Palestine if an international peace conference fails.
Israel: PA official's comments prove they don't want peaceIsraeli officials respond to PA Foreign Minister's declaration that there will "never" be direct talks with Israel again.
Netanyahu's office denies cooperation with Quartet reportPMO denies Israel agreed to cooperate with the process of compiling a report on the freeze in the peace process.
Quartet to compile a report on peace talksQuartet to formulate a report with recommendations for measures to end the escalation of violence and promote a two-state solution.
Ya'alon and Jordan's King Abdullah meet in MunichDefense Minister meets Jordanian King, discusses regional developments and the peace process with the Palestinians.
Israel, EU end dispute over labeling decisionNetanyahu and EU foreign policy chief end a freeze on talks regarding the peace process, imposed by Israel following EU labeling decision.
PA asks EU to recognize 'Palestine'Fatah Central Committee member Nabil Shaath calls on EU to impose sanctions on Israel in order to end the "occupation".
Fatah official: The Americans aren't an 'honest broker'Fatah Central Committee member says United States is Israel's "strategic ally" and therefore cannot broker peace talks.
Ban Ki-moon 'ashamed' at lack of progress in peace talksDays after repeatedly attacking Israel, UN chief says he is working for benefit of the people in the region.
Netanyahu: Israel ready to talk but no pre-conditionsNetanyahu blasts French proposal for peace talks as an 'incentive' for Palestinians 'not to compromise.'
Hamas: Peace talks are a 'waste of time'Hamas spokesman says the group rejects France's latest peace initiative, notes Hamas views peace talks as useless.
Abbas welcomes France's peace proposalPA chairman supports French initiative to jumpstart the peace process through international peace conference.
'Will France also offer international conference for ISIS?'Political officials express fury over French proposal. US also prefers solution that is not unilateral.
PA announces new UN campaign to renew peace talksPA’s UN envoy says PA may try to pass resolution condemning "settlements" as part of a campaign to force peace talks on Israel.
France threatens to recognize 'Palestine' if peace efforts failFrench Foreign Minister says his country would recognize a Palestinian state if efforts to resume peace talks fail.
Report: France trying to get Netanyahu and Abbas to meetChannel 2 News reports that France is trying to organize a regional conference on security that will force Netanyahu and Abbas to meet.
Abbas: We will not back down from our demandsPA chairman dismisses the idea of "negotiations for the sake of negotiations" with Israel.
US indicates Abbas lied about peace talksState Department shoots down Abbas's claims his negotiation attempts were snubbed by Netanyahu, saying it isn't aware of the attempts.
Chinese President calls for creation of Palestinian stateChina's President says his country supports the creation of a Palestinian state with eastern Jerusalem as its capital.
Abbas: Israel only wants to continue the 'occupation'PA chairman blasts Israel in speech marking Fatah's anniversary, blames Jewish state for the failure to achieve peace.
Israel to PA: Stop terror wave and peace talks can be renewedPA officials say Israel conditioned a return to peace talks on an end to the current terror wave.
Erekat denies suggesting secret peace talks with IsraelPLO Secretary-General denies Israeli report that he proposed to start secret negotiations with Israel last summer.
Abbas advisor: Americans are victims of the 'Jewish lobby'Mohammad Shtayyeh, a senior advisor to PA chairman, claims the United States can't be an honest broker in peace talks.
Kerry warns: Israel could become a 'unitary state'Secretary of State warns that without the two-state solution, terrorist groups will be strengthened and Israel could be "one big fortress".
American UN ambassador criticizes Israeli 'settlement growth'Ambassador Samantha Power speaks at Haaretz Conference, says Israeli "settlements" raise questions about its objectives.
Erekat: Make peace or ISIS will take overSenior PLO leader warns that if Israel doesn't agree to a Palestinian state, ISIS jihadists will replace the PA.
Rivlin: Obama 'concerned' about Abbas's futurePresident Rivlin says President Obama expressed concern over the future of the PA chairman and the peace talks.
Rivlin: Israel should take steps to improve Arabs' livesIsraeli President says there is no solution to conflict with the PA, but Israel should take steps to improve the situation regardless.
Clinton warns: Abbas could be replaced by ISIS flagLeading presidential candidate tells Saban Forum that PA chairman must be strengthened, says she believes in "two-state solution".
Kerry: 'One-state solution' isn't the answerSecretary of State lashes out at Israel at Saban Forum, hints Israel isn't serious when it states it favors a "two-state solution".
Peres: Abbas is fighting terrorismFormer President claims PA chairman is a partner for peace, says Netanyahu is failing to promote a diplomatic initiative.
Trump plans to force peace talks - a la Obama?Ahead of Israel trip, Trump places onus for lack of peace deal on Israel, saying it has to prove if it's 'willing to sacrifice.'
Report: PLO considering voiding its recognition of IsraelSenior members of the PLO are reportedly considering announcing that the group no longer recognizes Israel.
Abbas admits: 'I rejected Israeli offer of PA state'Abbas tells Israel TV that he turned down flat an offer by Olmert for a state on the equivalent of 99.5% of Judea and Samaria.
MK Begin: There is 'no solution' to the Arab-Israeli conflictMK Benny Begin says he does not see a possible agreement with the Arabs, notes the PLO will never agree to concede land.
'Two-state solution is not impossible', declares KerrySpeaking at the UN, Secretary of State says two-state solution requires courage.
Obama spokesman admits: Two-state solution unlikelyWhite House spokesman says the administration has concluded that the two-state solution can't be reached before Obama leaves office.