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Livni Urges Return to Negotiating Table

Justice Minister criticizes PA on one hand for 'breaching contract,' calls to 'fight for peace' on the other.Tova Dvorin, 4/2/2014, 7:26 PM

Minister Calls to Cancel Oslo Accords

Housing and Construction Minister Uri Ariel declares Israel's right to 'break the rules' after PA runs to UN.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/2/2014, 6:45 PM

Fresh March Against Terrorist Release in Jerusalem

Bereaved families raise outcry over terrorist releases, 'end to Israel's sovereignty' proposed in possible deal with US and PA.Yishai Karov and Baruch Gordon, 4/2/2014, 5:41 PM

Arab League Calls Urgent Meet Over Israel-PA Talks

Mahmoud Abbas reportedly requests meeting to 'examine developments' in talks, bid for statehood.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2014, 4:19 PM

Rabbis Denounce Pollard Deal

Major Israeli religious figures slam US for holding Pollard "hostage," say releasing terrorists forbidden by the Torah.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 4/1/2014, 3:12 PM

Report: Pollard to Be Released in Two Weeks

Israeli source says Pollard deal is in the process of being secured - but at what cost?Uzi Baruch, 4/1/2014, 1:43 PM

Politicians Uneasy Over Pollard Deal

Several top MKs and Ministers express reservations over deal, note security risk for Israel.Tova Dvorin, 4/1/2014, 1:30 PM

Kerry Leaves Israel Without Meeting Abbas

Last-minute meetings end without a meeting between US Secretary of State, PA chairman. What does it mean for Israel?Tova Dvorin, 4/1/2014, 10:57 AM

Amidror: Netanyahu Worse than Rabin

Ya'akov Amidror, former National Security Advisor, notes that Yitzhak Rabin would never think of 'compensation' for Judea and Samaria.Tova Dvorin, 4/1/2014, 10:21 AM

Kerry Holds Fresh Talks, Pollard Deal on the Line

Focus shifts from making peace deal to extending talks at all as Kerry tries to convince Israel to trade more terrorists for Pollard.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2014, 9:18 AM

Ramallah Gives Kerry Ultimatum Over Peace Talks

PA to US: get Israel to release terrorist prisoners within 24 hours - or we will run to the UN instead.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2014, 12:15 AM

PA: Israeli Proposal is 'Blackmail'

Israel's proposal to tie 4th phase of terrorist release to extension of talks is extortion, PA official claims.AFP and Tova Dvorin, 3/31/2014, 6:39 PM

Prisoner Release to be Resolved In Matter of Days

Netanyahu says no more prisoner releases without 'clear benefits'; sources say Abbas pressuring to release arch-terrorist Barghouti.Shlomo Pitrikovsky , 3/30/2014, 11:09 AM

PA Biding Time After Terrorist Release Postponed

Palestinian Arab sources say the PA is waiting for the US to response formally to Israel's decision not to release terrorists before acting.Tova Dvorin, 3/30/2014, 10:50 AM

Arab Summit to Back Rejection of 'Jewish state'

Kuwait summit expected to stand by Mahmoud Abbas, PA stubbornness in peace talks with Israel.Tova Dvorin and AFP, 3/25/2014, 11:31 AM

Most Israelis Reject Land Withdrawals

Poll reveals majority of Israelis don't support land concessions, cannot relate to Abbas as a 'partner for peace'.Tova Dvorin, 3/24/2014, 4:06 PM

Danon Reiterates Threats to Resign

Danny Danon, in Arutz Sheva interview, declares that principles come before politics - and that a fourth release can open a Pandora's box.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 3/23/2014, 9:30 PM

Citizenship Law Extended for Another Year

Law prevents Palestinian Arabs from marrying Israelis to gain residency in the Jewish state, a practice deemed to be a security risk.Tova Dvorin, 3/19/2014, 9:47 PM

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.Tova Dvorin, 3/17/2014, 9:03 PM

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.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2014, 6:58 PM

Kerry: 'Unprecedented Mistrust' Between Israel, PA

Despite 'significant' gaps on key issues, US Secretary of State still optimistic on peace deal.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2014, 8:51 PM

Kerry Makes Surprise Visit to Jordan Over Talks

US Secretary of State to meet with King Abdullah II in Aqaba Friday as part of ongoing peace talks between Israel and PA.Tova Dvorin, 3/7/2014, 2:15 PM

Jordan Valley Told: Construction Plans OK

Despite rumors of a building freeze, Jordan Valley Regional Council head tells Arutz Sheva senior officials OK'd building process.Tova Dvorin , 3/5/2014, 10:32 PM

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.Tova Dvorin, 3/1/2014, 8:52 PM

Terror Cell Thwarted on Route 443

15 Palestinian Arabs planning to throw stones, Molotov cocktails at cars arrested; Shin Bet catches Hamas terror cell as a result.Tova Dvorin, 2/24/2014, 7:17 PM

Report: Congress to Deny Aid to PA Over Incitement

House Appropriations Committee weighing bill cutting off aid to the PA unless incitement stops, according to one report.Tova Dvorin, 2/22/2014, 11:17 PM

Berlin Voices Support for Peace Talks, Two States

German Chancellor Angela Merkel advocates two-state solution ahead of visit, claims she will speak to Netanyahu over the talks' progress.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2014, 7:35 PM

US Framework to Demand PA Recognize Jewish State

US Ambassador Dan Shapiro declares that PA must recognize Israel under framework agreement - despite their open opposition to it.Tova Dvorin, 2/21/2014, 11:09 AM

Israel, PA Work Can Together - for the Environment

Ministerial delegations meet over waste treatment, water and air pollution. Peretz: We can only benefit by working together.Tova Dvorin, 2/21/2014, 7:53 AM

PA Insists: Interim Agreement Only On Our Terms

As Abbas meets with Kerry in Paris to 'advance talks,' his representatives in Ramallah declare otherwise.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 2/20/2014, 10:55 PM

Hamas: US Framework a 'Conspiracy'

Gaza government releases statement calling peace talks a 'plot to destroy the Palestinian problem.'Dalit Halevi,Tova Dvorin, 2/20/2014, 9:55 PM

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

Abbas Avoids 'The Tough Questions' at Meeting

Student present at press conference with the PA tells Arutz Sheva: Abbas avoids talking about 'wiping Israel off the map,' freed terrorists.Tova Dvorin , 2/19/2014, 3:21 PM

US Ambassador to Israel: Talks with Iran, PA Key

US Ambassador to Israel Daniel Shapiro insists that diplomacy is key to regional peace - whether between Israel and the PA or with Iran.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin , 2/18/2014, 2:13 AM

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'.Ari Soffer, Ramallah, 2/16/2014, 3:46 PM

Against the Kerry Framework, PA turns to UNESCO

Israeli news site claims PA turned to UNESCO over two weeks ago to make village a 'World Heritage Site' - against terms of peace talks.Tova Dvorin, 2/14/2014, 10:34 AM

Herzog: PA Should Recognize Israel as Jewish State

In surprising turnaround, Opposition Leader Yitzhak Herzog supports the demand that the PA recognize Israel as the Jewish homeland.Tova Dvorin, 2/7/2014, 11:16 AM

'Kerry Never Meant to Threaten Israel'

US State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki denies Kerry threatened Israel with boycotts.Tova Dvorin, 2/2/2014, 2:28 PM

Dayan: American Framework for Peace 'Unacceptable'

Yesha Council official slams American framework presented by Martin Indyk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2014, 10:36 AM

Feiglin:Conflict Between Bennett, PM 'Ridiculous'

MK slams Netanyahu's controversial tactic to expose PA incitement, threatens to leave coalition if Jerusalem divided.Tova Dvorin, 1/29/2014, 8:38 PM

'Abbas: Anti-Semitic Leader #1'

Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz, speaking at INSS, blames Abbas for ongoing incitement against Israel by the Palestinian Authority.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 1/29/2014, 7:43 PM

Abbas: 3 Years to Withdraw from Judea and Samaria

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas gives Israel deadline to withdraw from Judea, Samaria in event of an interim deal.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2014, 3:20 PM

Yechimovich For Leaving 'Settlements' Under PA

Labor MK reveals she has disussed the idea of leaving Jewish communities under Palestinian state control with Abbas.Tova Dvorin, 1/28/2014, 10:08 AM

'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.Tova Dvorin, 1/28/2014, 1:44 AM

Israel Transfers 36 Terrorist Bodies to the PA

Israel begins transferring the bodies of 36 terrorists for reburial in the PA, in accordance with a Supreme Court ruling.Elad Benari, 1/20/2014, 2:14 AM

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.Tova Dvorin, 1/15/2014, 11:00 PM

Lapid Calls for Caution in Negotiations

Finance Minister Yair Lapid expresses doubts about PA reliability and the US's capability to mediate negotiations.Tova Dvorin, 1/15/2014, 10:40 PM

'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.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2014, 3:22 PM

'Judea and Samaria Are Not Vietnam'

US Secretary of State's comparison between Israeli-Arab conflict and America's war in Vietnam ridiculed.Ari Yashar, 1/6/2014, 2:38 PM

Israeli Arab Involvement in Terror On the Decline

University of Haifa professor claims Israeli Arabs' involvement in terror has declined.Tova Dvorin, 1/5/2014, 2:41 PM

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.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2014, 12:37 PM

MK: Israel Rejects US Plans for the Jordan Valley

Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz states on public radio Sunday that Israel has rejected the US's plans for the Jordan Valley.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2014, 10:16 AM

Struk: Kerry Deal? Not Under This Government

Jewish Home MK, in interview with Arutz Sheva, explains why a deal will never be passed under the current coalition.Tova Dvorin, 1/5/2014, 8:22 AM

'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.Tova Dvorin, 1/3/2014, 8:17 AM

Statistics: More Terror Attacks As Talks Progress

Israel's Security Agency (Shin Bet) statistics for November show dramatic increase in attacks; numbers follow negotiation timeline.Tova Dvorin, 12/23/2013, 5:14 PM

Reagan: Palestinians Have No Desire For Peace

In special interview with Arutz Sheva, son of former US President Ronald Reagan discusses the importance of Israel's security.Tova Dvorin&Eliran Aharon, 12/20/2013, 1:39 PM