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Tony Blair partially apologizes for role in Iraq War

Former UK Prime Minister says he is sorry for using wrong intelligence and creating opportunity for ISIS, but does not regret his actions.Matt Wanderman, 10/25/2015, 5:10 PM

Report: Hamas Leader Invited to Visit London

Head of a Hamas-affiliated institution claims Tony Blair invited Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal to London to discuss truce with Israel.Dalit Halevi, 8/20/2015, 5:42 AM

Israel Denies Ceasefire Talks with Hamas

If someone is negotiating with Hamas in Qatar, Prime Minister Netanyahu hasn't authorized it, senior official asserts.Cynthia Blank, 8/17/2015, 8:16 PM

Fatah Claims Hamas Agreed to Long-Term Ceasefire With Israel

Abbas's Fatah slams Hamas over reported discussions between Tony Blair and Mashaal, says Hamas council agreed to deal with Israel.Dalit Halevy, 8/17/2015, 8:23 AM

Report: Hamas and Israel in Talks Over Gaza Captives

PA officials claim Hamas and Israel discussing return of two Israeli citizens captive in Gaza, say that Avraham Mengistu is healthy.Cynthia Blank, 7/16/2015, 1:02 PM

Tony Blair Mediating for Israeli Captives' Release?

Former Middle East Quartet peace envoy has met with Hamas leader Khaled Mashal in Qatar twice in recent weeks.Cynthia Blank, 7/12/2015, 9:12 AM

Truce or Rearming? Hamas Doesn't Want Long-term Ceasefire

Hamas official tasked with int'l relations says terror group wants seaport, is studying ceasefire document submitted by Tony Blair.Dalit Halevy, 6/17/2015, 8:52 AM

Tony Blair to Head Council Fighting Anti-Semitism

Days after resigning as Quartet Envoy, Tony Blair announces he will be chairman of European Council on Tolerance and Reconciliation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2015, 7:13 AM

Netanyahu Thanks Tony Blair for Quartet Service

Prime Minister thanks former British Prime Minister for making efforts to 'advance peace in the region.'Tova Dvorin, 5/27/2015, 9:58 PM

Tony Blair Stepping Down from Middle East 'Peace Quartet'

Former British PM hands in resignation letter after eight years, says he will continue to work for 'two state solution' informally.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2015, 6:16 PM

Washington Denies Blair Being Pushed Out of Quartet

State Department spokeswoman says reports that former British PM is leaving Quartet are "incorrect".Elad Benari, 3/17/2015, 4:14 AM

Report: Blair to Step Back as Quartet's Middle East Envoy

Former British PM reportedly has recognized that a frontline role in the Quartet is no longer tenable.Elad Benari, 3/16/2015, 12:16 AM

Hamas Accuses Tony Blair of Imposing 'Preconditions'

Hamas leader Mousa Abu Marzouk responds to Quartet envoy's question of whether Hamas wants peace.Ben Ariel, 2/19/2015, 6:44 AM

Blair to Hamas: Are You Islamists or Do You Want Peace?

Visiting Gaza, former British PM calls on Hamas to clarify whether it would accept a long-term peace alongside Israel.Elad Benari, 2/16/2015, 4:12 AM

Jews, Muslims, Christians Tackle Religious Violence at Davos

Top leaders from three major religions discuss Charlie Hebdo murders, religious extremism at World Economic Forum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2015, 8:50 PM

Blair Welcomes Gaza Ceasefire

Former British prime minister welcomes the announcement of an open-ended ceasefire in Gaza, calls for long-term plan.Elad Benari, 8/27/2014, 6:13 AM

Tony Blair: There's No Justification for Murder of Teens

Condemnations from world leaders of the murders of three Israeli teenagers continue to pour in.Elad Benari, 7/1/2014, 5:16 AM

Tony Blair Attempts to Reason with Hamas Over Abduction

'The only way this is going to work is if all violence stops,' Quartet envoy states, in meeting with Netanyahu.Tova Dvorin, 6/17/2014, 6:01 PM

Ashton to Discuss Israel-PA Peace with Middle East Quartet

EU foreign affairs head Catherine Ashton calls for "bold decisions" in the Israel-PA peace process.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/31/2014, 10:42 PM

Peres: It's Time for Historic Decisions

President Shimon Peres meets Quartet envoy Tony Blair, says now is the time for the "two-state solution."Elad Benari, 1/31/2014, 4:15 AM

Quartet, US Disagree as Syria's Assad Gains on Rebel Forces

Quartet envoy Tony Blair, US officials disagree on how to deal with Syria as Pres. Assad gains on increasingly fragmented opposition forces.Chana Ya'ar, 7/8/2013, 2:46 PM

Quartet's Tony Blair: Nuclear Iran Worse Than Military Option

Quartet envoy Tony Blair told Presidential Conference participants in Jerusalem a nuclear Iran is worse than facing 'the military option.'Chana Ya'ar, 6/19/2013, 1:40 PM

President Peres Marks 90th Birthday With Lavish Celebration

Heads of state, public figures, and celebrities gather in Jerusalem to mark the 90th birthday of Israeli President Shimon Peres.Rina Tzvi , 6/18/2013, 11:19 PM

Blair: There is a Problem Within Islam

Former British PM warns that he sees a built-in problem "within Islam" that leads to extremism.Maayana Miskin, 6/5/2013, 3:36 PM

Kerry Talks Peace with Tony Blair

As part of his ongoing efforts to get Israel and the PA talking, John Kerry hosted talks with special Middle East envoy Tony Blair.Elad Benari, 5/10/2013, 4:46 AM

Abbas Meets Blair, Asks for Financial Support

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas meets Quartet representative Tony Blair, called to support the PA financially.Elad Benari, 8/8/2012, 1:14 AM

Tony Blair: Military Option on Iran 'On the Table'

Although the renewed rocket attack on southern Israel has grabbed the headlines, Iran remains on top of Israel's defense agenda.David Lev, 6/21/2012, 2:13 PM

After Five Years Of Self Imposed Exile Tony Blair May Be Back

Tony Blair may be ending his exile from British politics and assume at 57 the role of elder statesman.Amiel Ungar, 2/15/2012, 12:58 PM

Quartet Talks Achieve Nothing

The latest round of Quartet talks with Israel and the Palestinian Authority fail to kick start the moribund peace process.Gabe Kahn., 11/14/2011, 7:30 PM

PLO: 'Blair Unwelcome'

The PLO has said Quartet spokesman Tony Blair has become persona non grata in PA enclaves and is "Netanyahu's mouthpiece."Gabe Kahn., 10/10/2011, 9:53 PM

Fatah Official: Fire Blair as Mideast Envoy

A senior Fatah official and confidant of PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas says Mideast envoy Tony Blair is of "no use at all."Gabe Kahn., 10/5/2011, 6:30 PM

Tony Blair: It's Not in Anyone's Interest Not to Make Peace

Tony Blair after receiving a token for appreciation for advancing peace: Return to direct negotiations. Peace is in everyone's interests.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 9/6/2011, 2:39 AM

Bibi Launches Diplomatic Offensive; PA Says ‘Mind Your Business’

Netanyahu launches a diplomatic offensive in Europe and called on Abbas to cancel the unity pact with Hamas. The PA says it is a ”domestic issue.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/3/2011, 7:11 PM

‘Peace Process’ Crops Up Amid Arab Revolutions

The Quartet meets with Netanyahu to try to revive the moribund “peace process.” He is considering an “interim agreement” that Abbas rejects.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/2/2011, 12:13 PM

Netanyahu: No Freeze, but We won't Build in Full Force

PM meets Quartet envoy Blair, says Israel will not build tens of thousands of planned units but will not continue the freeze on Jewish building. Gil Ronen, 9/12/2010, 7:56 PM

Report: Blair's 'Peace' Ideas May be Motivated by Profit

A British daily charges Middle East envoy Tony Blair with lining his own pockets, and those of the PA leadership, in the name of peace.Maayana Miskin, 9/12/2010, 4:44 PM

US Editor at Conference: American Anti-Semitism is Marginal

Anti-Semitism in the United States is “limited to the private domain” and is marginal, claimed US News & World Report editor Morton Zuckerman.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/20/2009, 11:47 PM