Abbas Rejects Kerry’s OfferPA spokesman says Abbas has rejected every offer put forth by John Kerry on Jordan Valley security.
Bereaved Father’s Disgust: ‘Just Free all Terrorists Now’Bereaved father wonders why the government is dragging out terrorist release.
Frustration as Yaalon Unsure of Link Between Concessions, TerrorFormer IDF Chief Rabbi Ronski: Why is Defense Minister calling to ‘look into’ ties between concessions and terror – did he just get here?
Expert: Time to say ‘Enough’ to AmericaMideast expert warns pressure from Europe, America will never end ‘no matter how much we concede.’
PA: Stop the 'Settlements' Or We're Not TalkingSenior PA official: No talks as long as Israel continues with "unprecedented settlement attacks."
Livni, Erekat Meet as Kerry Arrives in IsraelIsraeli, PA negotiators hold evening meeting, hours before Kerry set to arrive.
Lapid: Jerusalem Not on the TableFinance Minister denies reports that Israeli team has offered to split Jerusalem.
Livni: Secrecy an Important Part of TalksLivni responds to reports that she is pushing to give more of Jerusalem to the PA with call for discretion.
Livni: Bayit Yehudi a Threat to Israel-PA TalksHatnua head accuses Bayit Yehudi of threatening Israel-PA talks, asks Labor to ‘be responsible’ and take its place.
Netanyahu Clarifies ‘Jewish State’ DemandNetanyahu explains why it is vitally important that the PA recognize Israel as a Jewish state.
Report: Livni Trying to Avoid Vote on Terrorist ReleaseJustice Minister who heads Israel-PA talks is reportedly trying to prevent MKs from voting on terrorist release by burying bill.
MK Urges PM: Abbas is an Enemy, Not a Peace PartnerMK Yogev says 'Two State Solution' concept has become a 'mystic faith,' asks, ‘What else will it take to open our eyes?’
Danon: Livni’s Agenda a Cause for ConcernLikud deputy minister ‘worried’ by negotiating agenda, but promises Likud will stand firm against expelling Jews from their homes.
‘The Left is Covering Up Terror to Avoid Blame’Jordan Valley leader angered by claims of ‘criminal motive’ in vicious slaying of Israeli man.
Rabin’s Grandson to Netanyahu: ‘You Owe us Peace’Rabin’s grandson tells Netanyahu to take advantage of ‘special opportunity for peace.’
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.
Netanyahu: The Jews are Home – And We’re Not LeavingNetanyahu says Israel ready to make ‘painful concessions,’ but demands recognition of Jewish State.
Livni Defends Two-State Vision, IDFNegotiations head speaks to left-wing lobby. Her support for IDF in the face of ‘terror’ slurs gets weak applause.
Report: PA Rejects Israel’s Security DemandsNegotiators reportedly disagree over Israel’s security; PA limits potential for land swaps.
Minister to Obama: Israeli Existence Not ‘Dependent’ on PA StateMinister rebuffs Obama’s assertion that Israeli security ‘depends on a Palestinian state.’
Obama at UN: 'End Occupation of West Bank'Obama supports Israel as ‘Jewish state,’ but sympathizes with Arabs over ‘indignity of occupation.’
After 13 Years: Israel, PA Renew Agricultural AccordsRenewed ties to include committees, workshops for PA farmers.
Netanyahu Reprimands Danon for Closed Conference CriticismNetanyahu not pleased with deputy minister’s slam over interim agreement.
Fatah Declares War over Temple Mount: ‘Green Light’ on TerrorWhile Fatah head Abbas talks to Israel, Fatah’s armed wing declares war over Jewish visits to the Temple Mount.
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.
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?”
Next Israeli ‘Gesture’ – 5,000 Work Permits to PAGovernment plans to follow prisoner release with new boost to PA economy.
Poll: Only 21% Believe in PA State as Real SolutionJust 21% of Israelis think the PA will create a new Arab state. Most see “status quo” as the most realistic scenario.
Likud’s Nationalist Camp Prepares for ‘Developments’Likud’s nationalist camp hints Netanyahu will face internal opposition to new concessions.
Oslo Architect: Peace Agreement Closer Than EverOne of the thinkers behind the Oslo Accords believes an Israel-PA agreement is closer than ever, says Oslo didn’t cause terror deaths.
Labor MK: If Bayit Yehudi Leaves – We’ll Be ThereLabor MK confirms that his party is waiting in the wings in case Bayit Yehudi leaves the government in protest.
Survey: Most Israelis Oppose New WithdrawalMost Israelis think Oslo Accords were bad for Israel, and oppose giving up Judea and Samaria.
Peres to EU: Put the Boycott on HoldPresident Peres urges EU to freeze its boycott during talks, says EU support will help bring peace.
Minister Ariel the New Target for Far-Left AngerFar-left groups target Housing Minister for criticism: ‘We won’t let him mess up the peace talks.’
Kerry Seeks Support for Talks from U.S. JewsKerry meets select Jewish leaders; tells them Israel and PA have ‘strategic imperative’ to talk, criticizes EU boycott.
‘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.’
PA Officials in Knesset for Pro-‘Two State’ MeetingMK brings PA representatives to Knesset for a meeting in support of the ‘two-state solution.’
Akunis: Govt. Misled Me on Terrorist ReleaseDeputy Minister claims officials involved in negotiations intentionally misled him.
Saar: Freeing Terrorists in Israel's InterestMinister Gidon Saar says terrorist release will ultimately be best for Israel. Other MKs, Ministers strongly disagree
Arab Media: Negotiations Invite to Include ’67 Lines’PA daily says official US invite to talks will include ’1967 lines’ despite official Israeli stance.
MKs: Has America Ever Freed Murderers?MKs ask why American officials urge Israel to free killers, while continuing to hold Jonathan Pollard.
Bennett: They’re Trying to Scare UsBennett: No need to fear staying in our land.
Why Left and Right Agree on ReferendumMKs from Bayit Yehudi, Hatnua agree the nation should have a chance to vote on Israel-PA agreement.
Netanyahu to Kerry: 1,000 Homes During TalksNetanyahu tells Kerry Israel will allow 1,000 homes in Judea, Samaria during talks.
Minister: Talks to Start Next WeekSilvan Shalom says Israel will begin talks with Abbas next week, and will free terrorists within two weeks.
‘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.”
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.
"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"
Netanyahu: Negotiations ‘Won’t be Easy’Netanyahu expresses hope that negotiations with PA will be ‘serious,’ says Israel committed to ‘security and peace.’
MKs Worry: What did PM Promise Abbas?Rumors abound regarding Israeli concessions that restarted talks.
Yesh Atid Minister Admits: Palestinian Authority is the ProblemYesh Atid Minister still looks to "Saudi Initiative," but notes that the PA is standing in the way.
Lapid Renews Finance Ties with PAIsrael-PA talks still on hold, but finance ministries are already meeting.
‘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.
‘Not Everything Has a Solution’Naftali Bennett warns: Last attempt to force a solution to the Israel-PA conflict left over 1,000 dead.
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.
Lapid Attempts to Restart Israel-PA Economic TalksLapid, PA counterpart may restart Israel-PA economic talks.
Report: Kerry Offers Freeze for NegotiationsU.S. Secretary of State suggests Israel freeze construction if it wants talks with the PA.