Netanyahu to Abu Mazen: "You're My Partner for Peace"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.
Shas Leader Rabbi Yosef: Build in All of Judea and SamariaShas 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.
Likud MK Danon: We Are Here to Strengthen NetanyahuAt a ceremonial Rosh HaShanah toast with the Prime Minister, Likud MK Danny Danon strengthens Netanyahu not to give in to US pressures.
Analysis: 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.
Foreign Minister: Freeze to End, Natural Growth to ContinueLieberman says he would give up his Judea home for peace, freeze must end, and that some construction should continue at "natural growth" rates.
Pollard Day at the Malls and Intersections1,000 young activists are distributing "Free Pollard" stickers on the streets and in the shopping malls Sunday.
Police 'Grilled IDF Spokesman over Galant Document'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.
LA Times Concludes: Withdrawal From Gaza Was not SmartFive years after, a major US newspaper summarizes Israel’s Disengagement from Gaza: “It was a big mistake.”
US Warns Eilat Travelers, Ignores 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 Say Commanders Lied to ThemSoldiers of the IDF's Nachal Hareidi regiment write a sharp letter, complaining of a “mortal blow” to their trust in the IDF command.
Netanyahu Cited for Agreeing to Give 'Land for Talks'Even 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 Forgotten - But the Nation of Israel Hasn'tThe President greeted new immigrants with surprising opinions on the Jewish nation's title to its land. MK Yaakov Katz issued a sharp rebuttal.
Nearly 1,000 Jews in Old Jewish Quarter of Old CityOld 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.
Democratic Congressman Fires Aide for ‘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 Trade Warnings Over Direct TalksObama 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' Will Be NecessaryDefense 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.
New British PM Calls Gaza a 'Prison Camp'British Prime Minister David Cameron calls Gaza a "Prison Camp" and harshly criticizes Israel's blockade of Gaza.
INN Interviews GOP NY Senate Candidate, Jay TownsendThe November midtern USA elections will be a test of support for Obama. The NY Senate GOP candidate discusses key issues with INN.
Fence Against African Infiltrators - Work Starting in NovemberMinisters miffed at Barak: Construction of the fence between Egypt and Israel is set to begin only in November.
Abbas Freezes Mitchell’s Bid with New Condition: Int’l TroopsAbbas not only rejected Obama’s appeal for direct talks with Israel, he also added a new condition: an international force in Judea and Samaria.
Obama Asks Religious Jew to Cure $1 Trillion Budget DiseaseObama 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 Line with CoalitionBarak tip-toes closer to the coalition government policy and calls on Abbas to resume direct talks without pre-conditions for a building freeze.
US Praise for Israel's 'New Deal' for GazaThe US is singing praises of Israel’s new “positive” Gaza policy: an import list that defines only what is prohibited.
Syria Warns Israel’s Rift with Turkey ’Undermines Peace’Syrian President Assad drummed up more warnings of war, blaming Israel for undermining Middle East stability because of its rift with Turkey.
Turkey Demands Apology Again, Israel: It's Not Going to HappenTurkey continues to demand an apology after citizens killed for attacking IDF soldiers, Lieberman: It's not going to happen.
Housing Minister: Construction 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.
British Media Prefer Russian Spies Over Israeli Ones?In 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.
Saudi King’s Visit to Obama: Price of Peace and Price of OilKing Abdullah has great expectations from Obama during his visit Tuesday, but the price of oil lurks behind the price of peace.
Yaalon: Israelis and Evangelicals are 'All in the Same Boat'Strategic Affairs Minister says government wants to strengthen its relationship with evangelicals, at conference on Bible prophecy.
Sen. Kerry in Israel: Praise for Israel, Worried over IranSen. 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.
Jon Voight Rips Obama for "Putting Israel in Harm's Way"Known for defending Israel, Voight penned a scathing letter to US President Barack Obama, accusing him of "putting Israel in harm's way.
MK Ariel: We'll Evict Arab Squatters from Synagogue on July 4MK 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."
Israeli Ambassador to Britain 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 Out of Jerusalem City Council 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.