Orbach: Dispute with Yesh Atid a ‘Passing Storm’

Orbach on Jewish Home-Yesh Atid fighting, standing up to Obama, and an intermediate agreement.Maayana Miskin, 12/10/2013, 7:55 PM

Coalition Head Warns Against Jordan Valley Concessions

MK Levin concerned at Kerry’s Jordan Valley offer to PA. ‘Security isn’t the only issue.’Maayana Miskin, 12/8/2013, 3:17 PM

Abbas Rejects Kerry’s Offer

PA spokesman says Abbas has rejected every offer put forth by John Kerry on Jordan Valley security.Maayana Miskin, 12/5/2013, 8:21 PM

Bereaved Father’s Disgust: ‘Just Free all Terrorists Now’

Bereaved father wonders why the government is dragging out terrorist release.Maayana Miskin, 12/1/2013, 10:50 AM

Frustration as Yaalon Unsure of Link Between Concessions, Terror

Former IDF Chief Rabbi Ronski: Why is Defense Minister calling to ‘look into’ ties between concessions and terror – did he just get here?Maayana Miskin, 11/21/2013, 12:00 PM

Expert: Time to say ‘Enough’ to America

Mideast expert warns pressure from Europe, America will never end ‘no matter how much we concede.’Maayana Miskin, 11/17/2013, 11:53 AM

PA: Stop the 'Settlements' Or We're Not Talking

Senior PA official: No talks as long as Israel continues with "unprecedented settlement attacks."Elad Benari, 11/6/2013, 1:13 AM

Livni, Erekat Meet as Kerry Arrives in Israel

Israeli, PA negotiators hold evening meeting, hours before Kerry set to arrive.Maayana Miskin, 11/5/2013, 10:52 PM

Lapid: Jerusalem Not on the Table

Finance Minister denies reports that Israeli team has offered to split Jerusalem.Maayana Miskin, 11/5/2013, 4:42 PM

Livni: Secrecy an Important Part of Talks

Livni responds to reports that she is pushing to give more of Jerusalem to the PA with call for discretion.Maayana Miskin, 11/5/2013, 4:16 PM

Livni: Bayit Yehudi a Threat to Israel-PA Talks

Hatnua head accuses Bayit Yehudi of threatening Israel-PA talks, asks Labor to ‘be responsible’ and take its place.Maayana Miskin, 11/3/2013, 8:20 AM

Netanyahu Clarifies ‘Jewish State’ Demand

Netanyahu explains why it is vitally important that the PA recognize Israel as a Jewish state.Maayana Miskin, 10/27/2013, 2:56 PM

Report: Livni Trying to Avoid Vote on Terrorist Release

Justice Minister who heads Israel-PA talks is reportedly trying to prevent MKs from voting on terrorist release by burying bill.Maayana Miskin, 10/25/2013, 1:03 PM

MK Urges PM: Abbas is an Enemy, Not a Peace Partner

MK Yogev says 'Two State Solution' concept has become a 'mystic faith,' asks, ‘What else will it take to open our eyes?’Maayana Miskin, 10/25/2013, 10:32 AM

Danon: Livni’s Agenda a Cause for Concern

Likud deputy minister ‘worried’ by negotiating agenda, but promises Likud will stand firm against expelling Jews from their homes.Yoni Kempinski and A7 staff, 10/18/2013, 8:03 AM

‘The Left is Covering Up Terror to Avoid Blame’

Jordan Valley leader angered by claims of ‘criminal motive’ in vicious slaying of Israeli man.Maayana Miskin, 10/13/2013, 1:22 PM

Rabin’s Grandson to Netanyahu: ‘You Owe us Peace’

Rabin’s grandson tells Netanyahu to take advantage of ‘special opportunity for peace.’Maayana Miskin, 10/13/2013, 8:28 AM

Danon: 'Need to Weigh Up Future of Negotiations'

In light of earlier incidents, Jordan Valley attack creates a "disturbing picture," says Deputy Defense Minister Danny Danon.Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/11/2013, 12:27 PM

Netanyahu: The Jews are Home – And We’re Not Leaving

Netanyahu says Israel ready to make ‘painful concessions,’ but demands recognition of Jewish State.Maayana Miskin, 10/1/2013, 9:42 PM

Livni Defends Two-State Vision, IDF

Negotiations head speaks to left-wing lobby. Her support for IDF in the face of ‘terror’ slurs gets weak applause.Maayana Miskin, 9/29/2013, 2:16 PM

Report: PA Rejects Israel’s Security Demands

Negotiators reportedly disagree over Israel’s security; PA limits potential for land swaps.Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 9/29/2013, 11:26 AM

Minister to Obama: Israeli Existence Not ‘Dependent’ on PA State

Minister rebuffs Obama’s assertion that Israeli security ‘depends on a Palestinian state.’Maayana Miskin, 9/24/2013, 9:58 PM

Obama at UN: 'End Occupation of West Bank'

Obama supports Israel as ‘Jewish state,’ but sympathizes with Arabs over ‘indignity of occupation.’Maayana Miskin, 9/24/2013, 5:58 PM

After 13 Years: Israel, PA Renew Agricultural Accords

Renewed ties to include committees, workshops for PA farmers.Maayana Miskin, 9/15/2013, 3:19 PM

Netanyahu Reprimands Danon for Closed Conference Criticism

Netanyahu not pleased with deputy minister’s slam over interim agreement.Maayana Miskin, 9/13/2013, 9:52 AM

Fatah Declares War over Temple Mount: ‘Green Light’ on Terror

While Fatah head Abbas talks to Israel, Fatah’s armed wing declares war over Jewish visits to the Temple Mount.Maayana Miskin, 9/10/2013, 9:00 PM

New PA Work Permits, but Not as ‘Gesture’

Govt. gives more work permits to PA, but not as a ‘gesture’ for talks. Bennett: This promotes real peace.Maayana Miskin, 9/8/2013, 3:07 PM

Protesters: What is the Government Hiding?

Protesters oppose secretive nature of talks between Israel, Palestinian Authority: “If there’s nothing to hide – why are they hiding?”Maayana Miskin, 9/8/2013, 2:04 PM

Next Israeli ‘Gesture’ – 5,000 Work Permits to PA

Government plans to follow prisoner release with new boost to PA economy.Maayana Miskin, 9/8/2013, 9:09 AM

Poll: Only 21% Believe in PA State as Real Solution

Just 21% of Israelis think the PA will create a new Arab state. Most see “status quo” as the most realistic scenario.Maayana Miskin, 8/25/2013, 2:59 PM

Likud’s Nationalist Camp Prepares for ‘Developments’

Likud’s nationalist camp hints Netanyahu will face internal opposition to new concessions.Maayana Miskin, 8/25/2013, 2:52 PM

Oslo Architect: Peace Agreement Closer Than Ever

One of the thinkers behind the Oslo Accords believes an Israel-PA agreement is closer than ever, says Oslo didn’t cause terror deaths.Maayana Miskin, 8/21/2013, 10:33 PM

Labor MK: If Bayit Yehudi Leaves – We’ll Be There

Labor MK confirms that his party is waiting in the wings in case Bayit Yehudi leaves the government in protest.Maayana Miskin, 8/20/2013, 11:09 PM

Survey: Most Israelis Oppose New Withdrawal

Most Israelis think Oslo Accords were bad for Israel, and oppose giving up Judea and Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 8/16/2013, 9:32 AM

Peres to EU: Put the Boycott on Hold

President Peres urges EU to freeze its boycott during talks, says EU support will help bring peace.Maayana Miskin, 8/11/2013, 9:45 PM

Minister Ariel the New Target for Far-Left Anger

Far-left groups target Housing Minister for criticism: ‘We won’t let him mess up the peace talks.’Maayana Miskin, 8/11/2013, 9:13 AM

Kerry Seeks Support for Talks from U.S. Jews

Kerry meets select Jewish leaders; tells them Israel and PA have ‘strategic imperative’ to talk, criticizes EU boycott.Maayana Miskin, 8/9/2013, 12:31 PM

‘We Won’t Let Netanyahu Steal the Likud’

Members of the Likud’s nationalist camp say Netanyahu is trying to take their party. ‘We won’t let him.’Maayana Miskin, 8/4/2013, 3:51 PM

PA Officials in Knesset for Pro-‘Two State’ Meeting

MK brings PA representatives to Knesset for a meeting in support of the ‘two-state solution.’Maayana Miskin, 7/30/2013, 1:23 PM

Akunis: Govt. Misled Me on Terrorist Release

Deputy Minister claims officials involved in negotiations intentionally misled him.Maayana Miskin, 7/28/2013, 4:22 PM

Saar: Freeing Terrorists in Israel's Interest

Minister Gidon Saar says terrorist release will ultimately be best for Israel. Other MKs, Ministers strongly disagreeMaayana Miskin, 7/28/2013, 4:20 PM

Arab Media: Negotiations Invite to Include ’67 Lines’

PA daily says official US invite to talks will include ’1967 lines’ despite official Israeli stance.Maayana Miskin, 7/28/2013, 12:30 PM

MKs: Has America Ever Freed Murderers?

MKs ask why American officials urge Israel to free killers, while continuing to hold Jonathan Pollard.Maayana Miskin, 7/28/2013, 11:18 AM

Bennett: They’re Trying to Scare Us

Bennett: No need to fear staying in our land.Maayana Miskin, 7/26/2013, 12:52 PM

Why Left and Right Agree on Referendum

MKs from Bayit Yehudi, Hatnua agree the nation should have a chance to vote on Israel-PA agreement.Maayana Miskin, 7/26/2013, 10:52 AM

Netanyahu to Kerry: 1,000 Homes During Talks

Netanyahu tells Kerry Israel will allow 1,000 homes in Judea, Samaria during talks.Maayana Miskin, 7/26/2013, 9:03 AM

Minister: Talks to Start Next Week

Silvan Shalom says Israel will begin talks with Abbas next week, and will free terrorists within two weeks.Maayana Miskin, Chana Ya'ar, 7/25/2013, 2:51 PM

‘Peace Talks? The Mideast is Going Up in Flames’

Nobel Prize-winning professor baffled by peace talks. “It’s obvious that a signed agreement would be meaningless.”Maayana Miskin, 7/25/2013, 10:33 AM

Bereaved Parents Horrified by Terrorist Release

‘How is this possible? How?’ demands mother of boy who was kidnapped, murdered by terrorists who are to be set free.Maayana Miskin, 7/25/2013, 12:13 AM

"This Has Been Our Land for Almost 4,000 Years"

Politicians call for change in public discourse. Elkin: "We need to talk about why we are here. Not about why we should leave"Maayana Miskin, 7/24/2013, 4:10 PM

Netanyahu: Negotiations ‘Won’t be Easy’

Netanyahu expresses hope that negotiations with PA will be ‘serious,’ says Israel committed to ‘security and peace.’Maayana Miskin, 7/21/2013, 1:07 PM

MKs Worry: What did PM Promise Abbas?

Rumors abound regarding Israeli concessions that restarted talks.Maayana Miskin, 7/21/2013, 11:05 AM

Yesh Atid Minister Admits: Palestinian Authority is the Problem

Yesh Atid Minister still looks to "Saudi Initiative," but notes that the PA is standing in the way.Maayana Miskin, 7/9/2013, 10:46 AM

Lapid Renews Finance Ties with PA

Israel-PA talks still on hold, but finance ministries are already meeting.Maayana Miskin, 7/2/2013, 5:01 PM

‘Americans Know the Two-State Solution has Failed’

Dayan says American leaders realize ‘two-state solution’ is a bust. MK: even Kerry knows there won’t be a PA state.Eliran Aharon, Washington, 6/30/2013, 1:47 PM

‘Not Everything Has a Solution’

Naftali Bennett warns: Last attempt to force a solution to the Israel-PA conflict left over 1,000 dead.Maayana Miskin, 6/28/2013, 11:36 AM

Lapid: Israel, PA Should ‘Talk Until the White Smoke Comes Out’

Yair Lapid shares his views on Israel-PA talks, settlements, and his friendship with Naftali Bennett., 6/21/2013, 10:17 AM