Kerry Holds Fresh Talks, Pollard Deal on the LineFocus shifts from making peace deal to extending talks at all as Kerry tries to convince Israel to trade more terrorists for Pollard.
Ramallah Gives Kerry Ultimatum Over Peace TalksPA to US: get Israel to release terrorist prisoners within 24 hours - or we will run to the UN instead.
PA: Israeli Proposal is 'Blackmail'Israel's proposal to tie 4th phase of terrorist release to extension of talks is extortion, PA official claims.
Prisoner Release to be Resolved In Matter of DaysNetanyahu says no more prisoner releases without 'clear benefits'; sources say Abbas pressuring to release arch-terrorist Barghouti.
PA Biding Time After Terrorist Release PostponedPalestinian Arab sources say the PA is waiting for the US to response formally to Israel's decision not to release terrorists before acting.
Arab Summit to Back Rejection of 'Jewish state'Kuwait summit expected to stand by Mahmoud Abbas, PA stubbornness in peace talks with Israel.
Most Israelis Reject Land WithdrawalsPoll reveals majority of Israelis don't support land concessions, cannot relate to Abbas as a 'partner for peace'.
Danon Reiterates Threats to ResignDanny Danon, in Arutz Sheva interview, declares that principles come before politics - and that a fourth release can open a Pandora's box.
Citizenship Law Extended for Another YearLaw prevents Palestinian Arabs from marrying Israelis to gain residency in the Jewish state, a practice deemed to be a security risk.
Expert Claims US Interest in PA 'At All-Time Low'In Arutz Sheva interview, political scientist notes that Abbas is in a difficult position in talks, neither PA nor Israel wants agreement.
Obama Tells Abbas Risks for Peace are Needed'We are going to have to take some tough political decisions and risks if we able to move forward,' Obama told visiting Abbas.
Kerry: 'Unprecedented Mistrust' Between Israel, PADespite 'significant' gaps on key issues, US Secretary of State still optimistic on peace deal.
Kerry Makes Surprise Visit to Jordan Over TalksUS Secretary of State to meet with King Abdullah II in Aqaba Friday as part of ongoing peace talks between Israel and PA.
Jordan Valley Told: Construction Plans OKDespite rumors of a building freeze, Jordan Valley Regional Council head tells Arutz Sheva senior officials OK'd building process.
Danon: 'Do Not Bow to US Pressure'Deputy Defense Minister urges Netanyahu to 'uphold Likud's values,' protect Israel's security and borders during meeting with Obama.
Terror Cell Thwarted on Route 44315 Palestinian Arabs planning to throw stones, Molotov cocktails at cars arrested; Shin Bet catches Hamas terror cell as a result.
Report: Congress to Deny Aid to PA Over IncitementHouse Appropriations Committee weighing bill cutting off aid to the PA unless incitement stops, according to one report.
Berlin Voices Support for Peace Talks, Two StatesGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel advocates two-state solution ahead of visit, claims she will speak to Netanyahu over the talks' progress.
US Framework to Demand PA Recognize Jewish StateUS Ambassador Dan Shapiro declares that PA must recognize Israel under framework agreement - despite their open opposition to it.
Israel, PA Work Can Together - for the EnvironmentMinisterial delegations meet over waste treatment, water and air pollution. Peretz: We can only benefit by working together.
PA Insists: Interim Agreement Only On Our TermsAs Abbas meets with Kerry in Paris to 'advance talks,' his representatives in Ramallah declare otherwise.
Hamas: US Framework a 'Conspiracy'Gaza government releases statement calling peace talks a 'plot to destroy the Palestinian problem.'
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?
US 'Narrowing the Gaps' on a Framework AgreementUS Secretary of State John Kerry meets with Jordan, PA to discuss peace, claims that negotiations are advancing.
Abbas Avoids 'The Tough Questions' at MeetingStudent present at press conference with the PA tells Arutz Sheva: Abbas avoids talking about 'wiping Israel off the map,' freed terrorists.
US Ambassador to Israel: Talks with Iran, PA KeyUS Ambassador to Israel Daniel Shapiro insists that diplomacy is key to regional peace - whether between Israel and the PA or with Iran.
Mahmoud Abbas Incites Against 'Settlers'Speaking to Israeli students in Ramallah, PA chief accuses Jews in Judea and Samaria of 'murder', urges leftists to 'stop them'.
Against the Kerry Framework, PA turns to UNESCOIsraeli news site claims PA turned to UNESCO over two weeks ago to make village a 'World Heritage Site' - against terms of peace talks.
Herzog: PA Should Recognize Israel as Jewish StateIn surprising turnaround, Opposition Leader Yitzhak Herzog supports the demand that the PA recognize Israel as the Jewish homeland.
'Kerry Never Meant to Threaten Israel'US State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki denies Kerry threatened Israel with boycotts.
Dayan: American Framework for Peace 'Unacceptable'Yesha Council official slams American framework presented by Martin Indyk.
Feiglin:Conflict Between Bennett, PM 'Ridiculous'MK slams Netanyahu's controversial tactic to expose PA incitement, threatens to leave coalition if Jerusalem divided.
'Abbas: Anti-Semitic Leader #1'Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz, speaking at INSS, blames Abbas for ongoing incitement against Israel by the Palestinian Authority.
Abbas: 3 Years to Withdraw from Judea and SamariaPalestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas gives Israel deadline to withdraw from Judea, Samaria in event of an interim deal.
Yechimovich For Leaving 'Settlements' Under PALabor MK reveals she has disussed the idea of leaving Jewish communities under Palestinian state control with Abbas.
'Negotiations Not to Expose Faults of Other Side'Livni attacks PMO over statements about Jewish communities in PA, insists giving away land is only option for peace.
Israel Transfers 36 Terrorist Bodies to the PAIsrael begins transferring the bodies of 36 terrorists for reburial in the PA, in accordance with a Supreme Court ruling.
Netanyahu: Negotiations 'Complex and Difficult'The Prime Minister emphasizes Israel's right to defend itself Wednesday - in both the peace talks with the PA and against Iran.
Lapid Calls for Caution in NegotiationsFinance Minister Yair Lapid expresses doubts about PA reliability and the US's capability to mediate negotiations.
'Interim Deal? It Means We'll Keep Talking'Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon sounds pointedly pessimistic over the efficacy of any 'interim agreement' with the Palestinian Authority.
'Judea and Samaria Are Not Vietnam'US Secretary of State's comparison between Israeli-Arab conflict and America's war in Vietnam ridiculed.
Israeli Arab Involvement in Terror On the DeclineUniversity of Haifa professor claims Israeli Arabs' involvement in terror has declined.
Karaka: "Israel Agreed to Release Israeli Arabs"PA Prisoner Minister continues accusations against Israel, saying that Israeli Arabs were due to be released as part of talks.
MK: Israel Rejects US Plans for the Jordan ValleyIntelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz states on public radio Sunday that Israel has rejected the US's plans for the Jordan Valley.
Struk: Kerry Deal? Not Under This GovernmentJewish Home MK, in interview with Arutz Sheva, explains why a deal will never be passed under the current coalition.
'Jordan Should Be Involved in Negotiations'Advisor to Jordan's King Abdullah II insists that Amman should protect its interests by being involved in talks.
Statistics: More Terror Attacks As Talks ProgressIsrael's Security Agency (Shin Bet) statistics for November show dramatic increase in attacks; numbers follow negotiation timeline.
Reagan: Palestinians Have No Desire For PeaceIn special interview with Arutz Sheva, son of former US President Ronald Reagan discusses the importance of Israel's security.
Erekat: PA Ready for 12-Month Interim DealPLO official claims PA ready for interim deal. The catch: meeting the PA's demands on a number of key issues.
FM: Dialogue May Fail, But Important to ContinueForeign Minister Avigdor Liberman, speaking from the Saban Center for Middle Eastern Policy in Washington, stresses importance of talks.
Report: Clashes during IDF Activity Near JeninPA media reports clashes between soldiers, local Arab men near Jenin.
Abbas Joins Peres in Inviting PopePA Chairman tells Pope Francis he will use gift pen to sign a peace deal.
Israel to Allow Building Materials into GazaIn the latest “gesture” to Abbas, Israel will allow limited quantities of building materials for use by the private sector into Gaza.
Iran: We Are 'Hostile' to Israel-PA TalksIran declares it is against the renewed peace talks, says "the Zionist regime does as it wants."
PA Officials in Knesset for ‘Two State’ MeetingMK brings PA representatives to Knesset for a meeting in support of the ‘two-state solution.’
U.S. General: Settlements Make PA State ImpossibleGeneral James Mattis says America pays a price for supporting Israel, warns settlements could create 'apartheid state.'