Archbishop of Canterbury blesses Trump's peacemaking efforts

Anglican leader Justin Welby says US President Donald Trump will be "in his prayers" as he attempts to restart Mideast peace talksAFP, 5/10/2017, 8:46 PM

Smotrich warns against renewal of negotiations with PA

MK Betzalel Smotrich(Jewish Home) referred in an Arutz Sheva interview to the Trump-Abbas meeting and to the building freeze.Hezki Baruch, 5/3/2017, 9:16 PM

Hamas rejects Abbas' call for peace

Hamas terrorist group rejects Abbas' authority to speak for Arabs and says all 'Palestine' belongs to Arabs.Gary Willig, 5/3/2017, 8:29 PM

'There can be no peace until incitement ends'

US President and PA chairman deliver joint address on plans to jump-start stalled peace process.Gary Willig, 5/3/2017, 7:16 PM

Congressmen to launch Congressional Israel Victory Caucus

New caucus will push for US to change focus from creating PA state to making Arabs accept existence of Jewish State.Gary Willig, 4/25/2017, 8:09 PM

Hadassah Magazine founding editor dies at 103

Jesse Lurie, longtime Hadassah Magazine editor and peace activist, dies at 103.JTA, 4/16/2017, 7:43 AM

Report: US considering Mideast peace summit this summer

Report claims US and Egypt spoke of convening summit in summer that would gather Arab states to address renewal of Israel-Palestinian talks.Tal Polon, 4/4/2017, 11:05 AM

Trump's message

US President asks Alan Dershowitz to deliver message to Netanyahu: Peace with Israel's Arab neighbors is possible today,Gary Willig, 3/29/2017, 7:24 PM

'No one gives land to his enemies'

Likud minister says pressure to create PA terror state 'thing of the past'; 'if PA wanted peace, there would be peace'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 5:05 PM

Honor, affection, and glory

As usual, Israeli leftist media portrays depression and negativity, as if Trump demanded building freeze, not they.Rabbi Dr. Chaim Shein, 2/16/2017, 2:19 PM

'Trump: Good for the Jews' - Boaz Bismuth

Israel Hayom newspaper Foreign Editor summarizes Netanyahu-Trump summit; gauges Trump much more attentive to Israel's security needs.Mordechai Sones, 2/16/2017, 1:03 PM

Will Arab nations be part of Trump's solution for peace?

Report claims Trump and Netanyahu seeking help of Sunni states for regional peace framework instead of bilateral negotiations.Gary Willig, 2/10/2017, 11:42 AM

Recovering from Peace Process Delusional Disorder

The delusional drive to create a Palestinian state, must be defined as a disorder. As such, it can be treated. Ariel Natan Pasko, 1/26/2017, 9:13 PM

Those who speak of peace are living a lie

Frank Zappa: “Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. There is more stupidity than hydrogen in the universe, and it has a longer shelf life.” Same for evil. Meir Jolovitz, 1/1/2017, 6:31 PM

Bolton to Obama: Don't support anti-Israel resolutions

Ambassador Bolton and Other Leaders Headline OJC-Jewish Chamber Press Conference to Support Israel at the UNEliran Aharon, 12/12/2016, 8:52 PM

Secretary Kerry: 'Settlements' obstacle to peace

Secretary of State John Kerry told the Saban Forum that Israel must choose between 'settlements' and peace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2016, 10:01 PM

'Jared Kushner could help make peace between Israel and Arabs'

President-elect reiterates his desire to make peace between Israel and Arabs, says Jewish son-in-law could help make peace happen.Gary Willig, 11/22/2016, 10:27 PM

Israel opposes French bid to impose peace settlement

Israel reiterated its opposition to France's call for an 'international conference,' says only direct negotiations can resolve conflict.AFP, 11/7/2016, 9:01 PM

Netanyahu stopped Peres from establishing Palestinian state

Shimon Peres and Abbas reportedly set up program to allow Jews to remain in Palestine, only to have Netanyahu pull the plug.Gary Willig, 10/2/2016, 2:11 PM

Will Putin push Israel to talks with the PA?

According to reports, Moscow wishes to bring Israel and the PA back to the negotiating table.Nitsan Keidar, 9/16/2016, 10:41 AM

Poll: Israeli Jews fear Palestinians, reject plan for PA state

Palestinian Arabs distrust Israelis, while Israelis fear Arabs, new poll shows. Support for recent peace plans low on both sides.David Rosenberg, 8/22/2016, 12:15 PM

Will there soon be an Egyptian-mediated peace summit?

Reports claim Netanyahu has agreed to meet with Abbas and el-Sisi; PM office neither confirms nor denies; Palestinians reportedly opposed.Shai Landesman, 7/11/2016, 7:06 PM

Trump: All Jews support Israel-Palestine 'deal'

Trump tells ABC he believes all Jews support brokering of final status agreement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority.David Rosenberg, 3/21/2016, 3:46 PM

French ultimatum to Israel: Accept PA demands or else

Plans for French peace conference support PA demands, include thinly veiled ultimatum to Israel.David Rosenberg, 2/16/2016, 1:56 PM

Quartet: Talks only way to achieve 'peace with security'

Middle East Quartet envoys meet with senior Israeli officials in Jerusalem on ways to end Arab terror wave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2015, 9:09 PM

Quartet Delegation Cancels Visit at Netanyahu's Request

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu requests that Quartet delegation cancel visit due to sensitive security situation.Ben Ariel, 10/13/2015, 6:13 AM

Hotovely: Abbas's UN Speech Was Full of Incitement

Deputy Foreign Minister says PA has chosen to distance itself from peace and is losing the support of the world.Eliran Aharon, 10/4/2015, 5:12 AM

Netanyahu Ready to 'Tell World the Truth' on Behalf of Israel

Headed to New York, Israel's Prime Minister names major topics to feature in his upcoming speech before the UN General Assembly.Hezki Baruch, 9/29/2015, 5:54 PM

Report: Kerry Blocked Netanyahu-Abbas Meeting

Israeli and PA sources say US Secretary of State asked Abbas to 'wait a few weeks' before meeting with Netanyahu to revive peace talks.Cynthia Blank, 9/27/2015, 8:01 AM

Former Diplomat: I Wouldn't Buy a Used Car from Obama

Former Israeli diplomat Yoram Ettinger said that President Barack Obama has been dead wrong on every Middle East issue during his term.Yaakov Levi, 6/4/2015, 11:24 AM

EU Ambassador: Europe 'Frustrated' Over Peace Process

EU ambassador to Israel says Europe cannot accept "steps which move us backwards, like settlement construction".Yedidya Ben Or, 5/8/2015, 5:16 AM

Hype of the Century

Even the so called peace gestures are hype. Jack Engelhard, 5/4/2015, 5:39 AM

Resetting the Mideast Peace Process

Netanyahu should capitalize on his sweeping victory to reset the diplomatic table by outlining a pragmatic process that Israel can participate in. This is urgent since Israel is already facing a renewed international campaign for withdrawals. David M. Weinberg, 3/23/2015, 11:16 AM

State Dept. Brushes Off Netanyahu Comment on Palestinian State

"Many things are said before elections" is State Department's response to Netanyahu's comments about a Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 3/17/2015, 5:14 AM

Obama Administration Reaffirms '2-State Solution' Commitment

Days ahead of Israeli elections, John Kerry says White House remains committed to creating a Palestinian Arab state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2015, 7:14 PM

Michael Oren: The Israeli Left 'Has Crashed'

Former Israeli ambassador to the US says the Left refuses to accept the Palestinian aren't interested in negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2014, 11:09 PM

France to Turn to UN with Solution to Israel-PA Conflict

French President says a "solution to the conflict" between Israelis and Palestinian Arabs will be put to the Security Council.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/19/2014, 10:32 PM

Lapid: I Can Stop the Right's Takeover

Yair Lapid said Monday that he intended to provide a counterweight to the increasing influence of the right.Yaakov Levi, 9/8/2014, 9:34 PM

Sisi Blames Israeli Lack of 'Peace' For Islamic State

Egyptian president accuses Israel of fueling terrorism by not giving an 'equitable resolution' to the 'Palestinian cause.'Ari Yashar, 9/3/2014, 6:54 PM

Indyk: The Peace Process is Dead

Martin Indyk says there is a "deep loathing" between Netanyahu and Abbas, blames "settlement construction" for talks failing.Elad Benari, 7/4/2014, 4:16 AM

Martin Indyk Resigns as US Middle East Envoy

Indyk to return to former role at Brookings Institute - but will still serve as Obama's 'external adviser'.Ari Soffer, 6/27/2014, 5:21 PM

Former Yesha Leader Proposes Radical Alternative Peace Plan

Former Yesha Council head and veteran activist Dani Dayan releases detailed plan as an alternative to 'illusionary' two-state initiatives.Ari Soffer, 6/9/2014, 12:14 PM

Even Leftist Ministers May Agree to Stop Talks

Diplomacy-security cabinet meets for key discussion of 'peace process' after Fatah-Hamas unity agreement announced.Gil Ronen, 4/24/2014, 7:31 AM

Deputy Foreign Min. Warns: Topple Government and Left Will Win

MK Elkin (Likud) says the chasm between Likud and hareidi parties will mean that Left will form next government.Shimon Cohen, Gil Ronen, 4/14/2014, 2:07 PM

Israel, PA Teams Meet without US Mediators

Senior PA official: "Israel's sanctions will not deter Palestinian steps to join international treaties and organzations."AFP, Arutz Sheva staff, 4/13/2014, 9:16 PM

US Envoy Indyk to Chair Crisis Meeting to Save Floundering Talks

US special envoy Martin Indyk to meet with Israeli, PA leaders Sunday in a last-ditch effort to save negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2014, 8:13 PM

Frustrated Kerry Admits Little He Can Do to Save Talks

US Secretary of State admits defeat, says it's up to Israel and the PA to save floundering peace process.Ari Soffer, 4/3/2014, 12:41 PM

White House 'Disappointed' at Unilateral Moves

White House spokesman criticizes both Israel and the PA for 'unhelpful unilateral action'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2014, 9:30 PM

Kerry's Claim Revealed False; PA Officially Applies to UN Groups

Despite US Sec. of State's insistence to the contrary, Abbas submits applications to agencies which are UN-linked. See inside for full list.Ari Soffer, 4/2/2014, 5:05 PM

Involving Pollard is 'Shameful'

Legal expert says Pollard has the right to refuse to cooperate in 'shameful' attempt to use his release to free hundreds more terrorists.Ari Soffer and Benny Toker, 4/1/2014, 6:48 PM

He'll Be Back: Kerry to Return for Visit With Abbas

After lightening meeting yesterday, Kerry to return for trip to Ramallah after urgent talks in Europe over Ukrainian crisis.Ari Soffer, 4/1/2014, 4:03 PM

Report: PA to Demand Divided Jerusalem in Paris Talks

PA official claims that Abbas to demand divided Jerusalem, 'refugee' compensation, terrorist releases in Paris talks. But is it true?Tova Dvorin and AFP, 2/20/2014, 8:14 PM

US 'Narrowing the Gaps' on a Framework Agreement

US Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Jordan, PA to discuss peace, claims that negotiations are advancing.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2014, 9:50 PM

'The Kerry Plan? Don't Worry about It'

Netanyahu confidant MK Tzahi Hanegbi declares to Arutz Sheva that there is no need to be concerned about the US 'framework for peace.'Tova Dvorin, 2/17/2014, 9:58 PM

Lapid: 'We are a Legion of 19 Spears' Protecting Peace Agenda

Finance Minister Yair Lapid insists in speech to American leaders that peace deal is the key to economic, political, and internal stability.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin , 2/17/2014, 8:24 PM

'Israel is not an Occupier'

Congressman Trent Franks condemns US administration's 'adversarial' stance towards Israel, says White House has become Iran's 'lobbyist'.Ari Soffer, 2/14/2014, 1:00 PM