'If peace plan fails, I will understand why'

US envoy not surprised by PA's decision to boycott the upcoming Bahrain conference. "The Israeli government has been very helpful".Elad Benari, 6/19/2019, 1:07 AM

PA cabinet head: US waging war against us

Mohammad Shtayyeh accuses United States of waging a financial and political war against the PA, reiterates rejection of peace plan.Elad Benari, 6/17/2019, 6:42 AM

Abbas spokesman: 'Deal of the Century' is stumbling

PA chairman's spokesman claims the US peace plan is changing course thanks to the Palestinian Arabs' rejection of it.Ben Ariel, 6/16/2019, 6:42 AM

Arab League chief warns against ignoring two-state solution

Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Aboul Gheit warns against any peace plan that ignores a two-state solution.Elad Benari, 6/14/2019, 6:43 AM

PA: We will not agree to 'Deal of the Century'

PA cabinet leader rejects US peace plan, says Arabs will resist any pressure to accept it.Dalit Halevi, 6/14/2019, 5:35 AM

Nikki Haley: 'Israel should not be worried' about US peace plan

Ex-US ambassador to UN says she has read the plan and 'it is very thoughtful.' She emphasizes plan aims to not hurt Israel's security.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2019, 8:13 AM

More than half of Democrats back 'two-state solution'

More than half the Democrats in House of Representatives say peace plan that does not back two states would endanger peace.Ben Ariel, 6/13/2019, 6:01 AM

PA rejects initiatives from Bahrain conference

PA will not assist or facilitate realization of projects to be declared during upcoming US-led economic workshop.Elad Benari, 6/13/2019, 5:37 AM

UN to send deputy envoy to US Mideast peace conference

After weeks of hesitation, UN announces it is sending envoy to attend the unveiling of the economic component the US peace plan.AFP, 6/12/2019, 8:22 PM

Egypt, Jordan, Morocco to attend US Mideast peace conference

Egypt, Morocco and Jordan have agreed to attend the unveiling the economic component of US peace plan, White House says.AFP, 6/12/2019, 6:28 PM

Hamas to the PA: Stop security coordination with Israel

Senior Hamas official calls on PA to return to path of resistance ahead of the publication of the Trump administration's peace plan.Dalit Halevi, 6/12/2019, 5:14 AM

'Israel needs to decide what it wants to do in Judea & Samaria'

'Some of Israel's leadership is still stuck in 25-year-old argument,' Efrat leader Oded Revivi says.Hezki Baruch, 6/10/2019, 2:20 PM

'Even the PA recognizes Israel's right to annexation'

MK Eli Cohen says Palestinian Authority recognizes Israel's right to sovereignty. Min. Erdan: Trump view a 'step in the right direction.'Hezki Baruch, Arutz 7 Staff, 6/9/2019, 10:58 PM

Palestinian Authority fumes over Friedman's statements

PA officials, left-wing leaders, say US should not help 'extremists,' Pres. Trump should tell Amb. Friedman to 'pack his bags.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2019, 10:08 PM

US envoy: Israel has a right to annex 'some' of Judea, Samaria

US Amb. David Friedman supports Israel's right to annex at least 'some' of Judea, Samaria.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2019, 9:21 PM

Germany says two states 'only solution' to Israeli-PA conflict

German, Jordanian, foreign ministers 'still in agreement' that negotiations for two-state solution are 'only solution' to conflict.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2019, 9:09 PM

Abbas again hopes US peace plan 'goes to hell'

For the second time in a week, PA chairman blasts US peace plan.Elad Benari, 6/6/2019, 6:08 AM

Iran leader condemns US Mideast plan as 'great betrayal'

Iran's Ali Khamenei claims 'deal of the century' is a 'quagmire,' warns Gulf States to avoid it.AFP, 6/5/2019, 2:27 PM

Kushner meets EU officials to discuss peace plan

EU says US peace plan must include "viable political progress that takes into account aspirations of both Palestinians and Israelis."Elad Benari, 6/4/2019, 11:38 PM

'Deal of the Century likely to be delayed by elections'

Chair of Republicans in Israel thinks economic summit in Bahrain will proceed as planned, but that US will again delay political plan.Nitzan Keidar, 6/4/2019, 4:59 PM

Hamas official: Arab nations 'footing the bill' for Trump plan

Hamas political bureau member Salah Al-Bardawil: Palestinians are capable of crushing the Deal of the Century".Elad Benari, 6/4/2019, 5:54 AM

Pompeo clarifies comments on peace plan

Secretary of State: I can see how someone might be concerned that peace plan is one-sided, but that's simply not true.Elad Benari, 6/4/2019, 2:06 AM

PA spokesman: Kushner showing contempt for Palestinians

PA spokesman blasts Trump's senior adviser for suggesting the Palestinians can't maintain independent rule.Dalit Halevi, 6/4/2019, 1:03 AM

Pompeo: I get why some think peace plan will favor Israelis

Secretary of State tells Jewish leaders one might argue that Trump peace plan is “unexecutable” but hopes it isn't dismissed out of hand.Ben Ariel, 6/3/2019, 5:57 AM

Kushner: Palestinians 'should have self-determination'

Trump's senior adviser: I'm not here to be trusted by Palestinian Arabs - they should not judge me but rather the peace plan.Ben Ariel, 6/3/2019, 4:10 AM

Sisi: We won't accept anything the Palestinians don't want

Egyptian President discusses US peace plan, makes clear he will not cede land as part of "Deal of the Century".Elad Benari, 6/3/2019, 3:13 AM

Nasrallah: War against Iran will engulf the whole region

In speech on "Al-Quds Day", Hezbollah leader denounces US peace plan, says it must be confronted.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/31/2019, 11:10 PM

Greenblatt stresses Israel's right to self-defense

US envoy comments on demolition of latest Hezbollah tunnel: Any peace plan must address Israel's security challenges.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/31/2019, 10:12 PM

Ambassador Friedman criticizes Obama's Israel approach

David Friedman: Unlike Obama, we're not suggesting that Israel return to the bargaining table as a thief returning to the scene of a crime.Ben Ariel, 5/31/2019, 12:37 AM

Netanyahu meets Kushner and Greenblatt in Jerusalem

Netanyahu meets White House adviser Jared Kushner and Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt ahead of the unveiling of the long-awaited US peace plan.AFP, 5/30/2019, 4:17 PM

Kushner in Jerusalem amid Middle East tour for US peace plan

Senior White House aide in J'lem as part of Middle East trip focused on White House's expected plan for Israeli-PA peace.AFP, 5/30/2019, 11:26 AM

Erekat: 'Deal of the Century' is doomed to fail

Senior PLO official stresses that the PLO is the only representative of the Palestinian people.Dalit Halevi, 5/29/2019, 6:09 AM

Kushner meets Moroccan king

US President's son-in-law and senior adviser meets Morocco's King Mohammed VI during trip to promote Mideast peace plan.Elad Benari, 5/29/2019, 5:08 AM

Russia rejects 'Deal of the Century'

Russia says US peace plan attempts to replace peace process with economic incentives.Elad Benari, 5/29/2019, 4:09 AM

Kushner to visit Jerusalem despite political turmoil

President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner travels to Israel, Morocco, and Jordan to discuss US peace plan, Bahrain conference.AFP, 5/28/2019, 4:52 PM

Abbas: US peace plan 'will go to hell'

PA chairman blasts Trump administration's peace plan: Don't sell us illusions.Elad Benari, 5/28/2019, 5:09 AM

China and Russia to boycott Bahrain conference

Senior PLO official says China and Russia informed him they will not participate in US-led economic workshop in Manama.Elad Benari, 5/28/2019, 12:04 AM

PLO calls for boycott of Bahrain conference

PLO Executive Committee calls on world to boycott US-led economic workshop that will be held in Manama next month.Elad Benari, 5/27/2019, 6:06 AM

Hezbollah: US plan could naturalize Arab 'refugees'

Hassan Nasrallah speaks out against US peace plan, urges Lebanese officials to 'confront the danger' of naturalizing Arab refugees.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2019, 11:33 PM

Hamas calls for boycott of Bahrain economic conference

Hamas urges PA to boycott economic conference in which US will release first part of peace plan.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/25/2019, 1:09 AM

Trump’s Deal of the Century might look like this

Trump has teased forward his impending ‘Deal of the Century.’ But what might his historic peace plan actually entail? Opinion.David Rubin, 5/23/2019, 1:27 PM

Erekat reiterates: PA won't participate in Bahrain conference

PLO secretary general: Palestine’s full economic potential can only be achieved by ending the Israeli occupation.Elad Benari, 5/23/2019, 4:44 AM

UAE, Saudi Arabia to participate in US-led economic workshop

United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia will take part in workshop in Bahrain in which part of US peace plan will be presented.Elad Benari, 5/22/2019, 6:42 AM

Bahrain: Economic conference will help Palestinians

Bahrain says next month's peace conference is aimed at helping PA.Elad Benari, 5/22/2019, 2:37 AM

PA cabinet leader: Only political solution can end conflict

Mohammad Shtayyeh says only way to solve conflict with Israel is by ending "occupation" and establishing a Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 5/21/2019, 6:40 AM

Greenblatt: Peace plan is not only economic

US Representative for International Negotiations: Don't believe rumors - our vision is not just economic peace.Elad Benari, 5/21/2019, 12:39 AM

PA official: US preparing to approve Israel's 'colonialism'

PA "foreign minister" blasts Trump peace plan, says world has "left the steering wheel in the hands of a reckless driver".Elad Benari, Canada, 5/18/2019, 1:13 AM

Arabs preparing for Nakba Day

Palestinians declare Nakba Day as day of resistance to Trump plan and to strengthening commitment to the right of return.Dalit Halevi, 5/13/2019, 4:35 AM

Sovereignty Movement concerned over Trump's plan

Sovereignty Movement: We do not make deals or compromises on the Land of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2019, 1:15 AM

'Peace plan won't be made public until after Shavuot'

Greenblatt says peace plan will deal with all core issues, calls on PA leadership to stop rejecting it before seeing it.Ben Ariel, 5/12/2019, 6:27 AM

PA: US trying to renew contacts

PA “foreign minister” Riyad al-Malki: Washington hoping to renew ties, but no Palestinian will accept its peace proposal.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/11/2019, 12:15 AM

Greenblatt says UN 'rehashing tired talking points' on Israel

Trump's Middle East envoy says UN is biased against Israel, urges Security Council to back US peace plan.Elad Benari, 5/10/2019, 2:05 AM

Greenblatt reiterates rejection of reports on US peace plan

US envoy reiterates rejection of reports claiming plan involves giving part of Sinai to Gaza. 'My original tweet still stands.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2019, 6:56 PM

Abbas' deputy: We will thwart 'Deal of the Century'

Fatah official says that the Palestinian people will work to thwart the peace plan initiated by the American administration.Dalit Halevi, 5/6/2019, 5:33 AM

'Deal of the Century? It's the Deal of Shame'

Deputy PA cabinet leader says PA will reject all plans that do not include establishment of Palestinian state.Dalit Halevi, 5/3/2019, 5:38 AM

Kushner: Peace plan will be a 'good starting point'

White House senior adviser says "people will be surprised" by the contents of the US peace plan to be unveiled next month.Elad Benari, 5/3/2019, 2:59 AM

Romney: There's no alternative to the two-state solution

Returning from Middle East tour, Senator Mitt Romney says he sees no alternative to Israeli-PA conflict other than the two-state solution.Elad Benari, 5/2/2019, 6:42 AM