PM to Abbas: "You're My Partner"Netanyahu, Clinton, and Abbas are making last-minute preparations for the much-touted direct talks in Washington, set to begin at 5 PM Israel time.
Jordan to Help PA with Old MapsJordan will help the PA in its upcoming talks with Israel, giving the PA old maps and aerial photos of Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem.
Rabbi Yosef Backs End to FreezeShas leader Rabbi Yosef tosses another jab at the PA and calls for a total thaw of the building freeze as Netanyahu flies to the US to meet Abbas.
Danon: Time to Strengthen PMAt a ceremonial Rosh HaShanah toast with the Prime Minister, Likud MK Danny Danon strengthens Netanyahu not to give in to US pressures.
Response to NYTimes Op-edComparing the Irish-Britain talks to the Israel-PA situation is misleading, if only because in the latter, one side wants to obliterate the other.
Lieberman: Natural GrowthLieberman says he would give up his Judea home for peace, freeze must end, and that some construction should continue at "natural growth" rates.
IDF Spox 'Grilled over Galant'Brig-Gen Benayahu a 'major suspect' in the affair. Document may have been faked in order to hurt Maj-Gen Galant's chances to become Chief of Staff.
US Has Eye on Eilat, not AqabaIsrael wants to know why a US travel advisory cites Eilat but not neighboring Aqaba, which has suffered more than Eilat from recent rocket attacks.
Hareidi Soldiers: IDF Lied to UsSoldiers of the IDF's Nachal Hareidi regiment write a sharp letter, complaining of a “mortal blow” to their trust in the IDF command.
Netanyahu Agrees to Land-4-TalksEven after Netanyahu’s offer of land-for-talks, Abbas still refuses to budge, demanding a total construction freeze before sitting down to talk.
Katz: Peres May Have ForgottenThe President greeted new immigrants with surprising opinions on the Jewish nation's title to its land. MK Yaakov Katz issued a sharp rebuttal.
Jewish Qtr. Turning More JewishOld City Jews shocked that a UN envoy accepted a false account of Jews moving in to their property near Flowers Gate. The area turns more Jewish.
Uproar over ‘Jewish Money’ LeakDemocrats, already fighting against a backlash threatening Obama’s majority, suffered a new setback with the leak of GOP "Jewish money” donations.
US and PA Warn Each OtherObama warns the PA to start talking with Israel or lose American support, the PA warns the US is undermining it, and the media push agendas.
Barak: Difficult Decisions SoonDefense Minister Ehud Barak met on Friday with UN Secretary General Ban ki-Moon. Barak said Israel hoped direct talks with the PA would begin soon.
Meet GOP NY Senate CandidateThe November midtern USA elections will be a test of support for Obama. The NY Senate GOP candidate discusses key issues with INN.
Abbas Adds New Condition Abbas not only rejected Obama’s appeal for direct talks with Israel, he also added a new condition: an international force in Judea and Samaria.
Religious Jew to Head US BudgetObama has turned to religious Jew Jack Lew to cure the US budget deficit. Senate confirmation hearings may question him on Sabbath observance.
Barak Falls in LineBarak tip-toes closer to the coalition government policy and calls on Abbas to resume direct talks without pre-conditions for a building freeze.
Syria Backs TurkeySyrian President Assad drummed up more warnings of war, blaming Israel for undermining Middle East stability because of its rift with Turkey.
Israel: No Apology for TurkeyTurkey continues to demand an apology after citizens killed for attacking IDF soldiers, Lieberman: It's not going to happen.
Freeze is in Barak’s HandsHousing Minister Attias says that even if Netanyahu ends the freeze, Barak could perpetuate it by refusing to sign construction requests.
UK Media Prefers Russian SpiesIn British media's eyes, Israel's use of UK passports in Dubai hit was a grave sin, but similar deeds by Russians are no big problem.
Price of Oil and Price of PeaceKing Abdullah has great expectations from Obama during his visit Tuesday, but the price of oil lurks behind the price of peace.
Yaalon at Evangelist ConfabStrategic Affairs Minister says government wants to strengthen its relationship with evangelicals, at conference on Bible prophecy.
Kerry Meets Peres, Lauds IsraelSen. John Kerry tells President Peres, “Iran has not left anybody very much choice but to move down the road that we are going.” He praised Israel.
Voight Backs Israel, Rips ObamaKnown for defending Israel, Voight penned a scathing letter to US President Barack Obama, accusing him of "putting Israel in harm's way.
MK Ariel Plans July 4th EvictionMK Uri Ariel: "It's time to execute court order to evict Arab squatters from the old Yemenite synagogue in Silwan - and it will happen on July 4."
Prosor Rumored for UN PostRon Prosor, Israel’s popular ambassador to Britain, will take over for Gabriella Shalev, who has resigned, Voice of Israel government radio says.
Meretz Ouster Over Silwan FlapThe Meretz party has left the Jerusalem City Council over a plan to evict Arab squatters from illegal homes and upgrade the Shiloah (Silwan) area.