EU's Mogherini calls for 'concrete steps' to end violence

EU foreign policy chief meets PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas to discuss ongoing violence between Israelis and Palestinians.Ben Ariel, 10/27/2015, 5:46 AM

Barak Calls for Unilateral Steps if PA Won't Negotiate

Former PM says the Israeli government should take unilateral steps to establish a Palestinian state if the PA refuses to talk.Ido Ben Porat, 5/29/2015, 5:12 AM

Motti Yogev: Annex PA, Give Arabs Limited Autonomy

MK proposes 'new vision' for Israel which includes eradicating the idea of a two-state solution, give Israel greater control over security.Nitzan Keidar, 5/19/2015, 12:33 PM

Peace Talks: Now in the Hands of Interior Minister Silvan Shalom

Shalom responsible for US-Israel relations as well; move sparks opposition from PA and tension within Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2015, 7:32 PM

Israel Transfers Frozen PA Tax Funds

$460K transferred to PA despite its successful bid to the ICC; Ramallah claims to be using the money to pay gov't workers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2015, 10:59 PM

PA Approaches Hamas, Islamic Jihad After Israeli Elections

PLO condemns Netanyahu as 'racist' in post-elections meeting, pledges to fight harder against the Jewish state.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 3/21/2015, 7:56 PM

Abbas: We Have No Choice but 'Reexamine' Ties with Israel

PA chairman blasts Israel for withholding tax revenues, says the PA must reexamine ties with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/13/2015, 10:26 PM

Carter Suggests 'Palestinian Problem' Behind Paris Attacks

Former President Jimmy Carter suggests there was a link between the Paris terrorist attack and the conflict between Israelis and Arabs.Elad Benari, 1/14/2015, 12:15 AM

Israel Freezes $127M in Funds to the PA For ICC Bid

Netanyahu orders financial penalty against the PA, which is already struggling to pay off staggering debts, in retaliation for ICC bid.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 1/3/2015, 10:01 PM

Liberman: Israel Will Not Be Dictated to by the PA

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman urges Israel to be proactive in fighting international pressure, forge ties with 'moderate' Arab world.Tova Dvorin, 12/16/2014, 11:01 AM

Kerry Heads to Rome to Talk 'Palestinian State'

US Secretary of State to meet with Netanyahu, Russian FM over 'window of opportunity' to solve regional conflicts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2014, 7:45 AM

Talks to Halt PA Security Coordination Postponed

PA postpones discussion on security coordination - again - after threatening to cease work with the IDF. Will it simply blow over?Tova Dvorin, 12/12/2014, 1:35 PM

Terrorist Prisoners Make More than PA Police

MK Orit Struk reveals in Knesset Committee meeting that terrorists make a good living in prison - off of Israeli taxpayer money.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 12/7/2014, 3:56 PM

Israel, PA Hold Joint Meeting on Ebola Outbreak

Israel and Palestinian Authority officials discuss possible ways to cooperate against a possible Ebola outbreak in the region.Orli Harari, 10/12/2014, 4:21 AM

Norway Calls on 'Occupier' Israel to Show Restraint

Norway’s Foreign Minister warns against an escalation between Israel and the PA, says Israel has responsibility to show restraint.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/5/2014, 1:05 AM

Israel Revokes Travel Privileges for Top PA Officials

Israel bars unity government 'ministers' traveling between PA and Gaza, in latest sanction on terror-backed regime, mulls cutting transfers.Hezki Baruch, 6/3/2014, 11:43 AM

Abbas: Israel is Threatening Us, but We'll Respond

PA Chairman says Israel threatened to cut ties with the PA over the unity government with Hamas, but says "we will have a response."Elad Benari, 6/1/2014, 5:41 AM

Kerry, Abbas Meet in London for 'Informal' Talks

Officials downplay the possibility of a breakthrough as US, PA meet for the first time since unity pact.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2014, 10:34 PM

Kerry, Abbas to Meet in Final Push to Resume Talks

US negotiator to make 'last attempt' for talks in meeting with Abbas, anonymous source states. US confirms the meeting.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2014, 10:39 PM

Minister Accuses Abbas of 'Bluffing' on Threats

Transportation Minister says Abbas's threats are a response to failing talks - and, like talks, will be all words and no action.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/22/2014, 10:30 AM

PA Condemns Hevron Shooting Attack to 'Bolster Image'

Abbas, high-ranking PA official condemn murder in Israeli press - but still continue to endorse terror against Israelis.Tova Dvorin, 4/16/2014, 6:37 PM

Report: Israel, PA to Meet Again Over Peace Talks

PA official claims Erekat, Livni to make last-ditch efforts to save talks.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2014, 1:50 PM

Israeli Officials: No Chances that Talks Will Resume

Officials in Jerusalem pessimistic about the possibility of the stalled peace talks resuming anytime in the near future.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/12/2014, 12:09 AM

Minister Says Livni Should Leave the Government

In special interview, Uri Orbach calls HaTnua 'fictitious,' slams Livni for blaming Israel over talks - which he has 'no problem' reviving.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 4/11/2014, 2:00 PM

Abbas Briefs Arab Foreign Ministers on Peace Talks, UN Bid

Ahead of looming deadline, PA Chairman runs to Arab ministers over talks. But does it matter?Tova Dvorin, 4/9/2014, 6:50 PM

Report: Prime Minister 'Disappointed' with Kerry Over Blame Game

Source in Prime Minister's Office says US 'knew full well' the PA was uncooperative during talks, violated conditions by applying to UN.Tova Dvorin, 4/9/2014, 6:27 PM

All Talk and No Action in Peace Negotiations

PA demands full construction freeze to continue negotiations, says ready for 'Israel's tricks.' Defense Minister: 'I told you so.'Tova Dvorin, 4/8/2014, 2:28 PM

Peres Insists Israel Should Continue Peace Talks

Despite Israel considering 'unilateral measures' against PA, President insists Israel should 'not say kaddish' over talks.Tova Dvorin, 4/8/2014, 9:15 AM

Arch-Terrorist Marwan Barghouti Demands Release from Prison

Palestinian Arab terrorist leader releases new directives to PA, entitled "Insurgency Strategy," and calls for terrorists to be released.Tova Dvorin, 4/6/2014, 2:57 PM

Minister Claims PA 'Uninterested' in Palestinian State

Uri Orbach calls out Ramallah for playing the victim in talks, calls Israel 'an island of realism in an ocean of obsessives.'Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/6/2014, 11:24 AM

Livni Says PA 'Breached its Obligations', Urges Return to Talks

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 Protests Against Terrorist Releases 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 Meeting Over Failing 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: Jonathan 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

Former National Security Advisor: 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 As 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 Calls Israeli Proposal to Release More Terrorists '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

PM: Prisoner Release Holdup to be Resolved 'In a 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 Its Time After Fourth 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 Not in Favor of Withdrawal from Judea and Samaria

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

Deputy Minister Would Rather Resign Than See Terrorists Released

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

Law Prevents Terrorists Claiming 'Family Reunification'

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 Cites '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 to Discuss 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 to Keep Construction Process Going

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

'Do Not Bow to US Pressure' for Framework Agreement

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 Until Incitement Stops

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

Ahead of Upcoming Visit, Merkel Voices Support for Peace Talks

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