Abbas Briefs Arab Foreign Ministers on Peace Talks, UN BidAhead of looming deadline, PA Chairman runs to Arab ministers over talks. But does it matter?
Report: Prime Minister 'Disappointed' with Kerry Over Blame GameSource in Prime Minister's Office says US 'knew full well' the PA was uncooperative during talks, violated conditions by applying to UN.
All Talk and No Action in Peace NegotiationsPA demands full construction freeze to continue negotiations, says ready for 'Israel's tricks.' Defense Minister: 'I told you so.'
Peres Insists Israel Should Continue Peace TalksDespite Israel considering 'unilateral measures' against PA, President insists Israel should 'not say kaddish' over talks.
Arch-Terrorist Marwan Barghouti Demands Release from PrisonPalestinian Arab terrorist leader releases new directives to PA, entitled "Insurgency Strategy," and calls for terrorists to be released.
Minister Claims PA 'Uninterested' in Palestinian StateUri Orbach calls out Ramallah for playing the victim in talks, calls Israel 'an island of realism in an ocean of obsessives.'
Livni Says PA 'Breached its Obligations', Urges Return to TalksJustice Minister criticizes PA on one hand for 'breaching contract,' calls to 'fight for peace' on the other.
Minister Calls to Cancel Oslo AccordsHousing and Construction Minister Uri Ariel declares Israel's right to 'break the rules' after PA runs to UN.
Fresh Protests Against Terrorist Releases in JerusalemBereaved families raise outcry over terrorist releases, 'end to Israel's sovereignty' proposed in possible deal with US and PA.
Arab League Calls Urgent Meeting Over Failing Israel-PA TalksMahmoud Abbas reportedly requests meeting to 'examine developments' in talks, bid for statehood.
Rabbis Denounce Pollard DealMajor Israeli religious figures slam US for holding Pollard "hostage," say releasing terrorists forbidden by the Torah.
Report: Jonathan Pollard to Be Released in Two WeeksIsraeli source says Pollard deal is in the process of being secured - but at what cost?
Politicians Uneasy Over Pollard DealSeveral top MKs and Ministers express reservations over deal, note security risk for Israel.
Kerry Leaves Israel Without Meeting AbbasLast-minute meetings end without a meeting between US Secretary of State, PA chairman. What does it mean for Israel?
Former National Security Advisor: Netanyahu Worse than RabinYa'akov Amidror, former National Security Advisor, notes that Yitzhak Rabin would never think of 'compensation' for Judea and Samaria.
Kerry Holds Fresh Talks As 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 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.
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.
PA Biding Its Time After Fourth 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 Not in Favor of Withdrawal from Judea and SamariaPoll reveals majority of Israelis don't support land concessions, cannot relate to Abbas as a 'partner for peace'.
Deputy Minister Would Rather Resign Than See Terrorists ReleasedDanny Danon, in Arutz Sheva interview, declares that principles come before politics - and that a fourth release can open a Pandora's box.
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.
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 Cites '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 to Discuss 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 to Keep Construction Process GoingDespite rumors of a building freeze, Jordan Valley Regional Council head tells Arutz Sheva senior officials OK'd building process.
'Do Not Bow to US Pressure' for Framework AgreementDeputy 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 Until Incitement StopsHouse Appropriations Committee weighing bill cutting off aid to the PA unless incitement stops, according to one report.
Ahead of Upcoming Visit, Merkel Voices Support for Peace TalksGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel advocates two-state solution ahead of visit, claims she will speak to Netanyahu over the talks' progress.
US Framework to Demand that PA Recognize Israel as Jewish StateUS Ambassador Dan Shapiro declares that PA must recognize Israel under framework agreement - despite their open opposition to it.
Israeli, PA Officials Collaborate to Help the EnvironmentMinisterial delegations meet over waste treatment, water and air pollution. Peretz: We can only benefit by working together.
Fatah 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' Against Palestinian ArabsGaza government releases statement calling peace talks a 'plot to destroy the Palestinian problem.'
Report: PA to Demand Divided Jerusalem in Paris TalksPA 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 Not Asked 'The Tough Questions' at Student 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: Negotiations with Iran, PA Key to PeaceUS 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'.
Report: 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,' State Department ClaimsUS 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, Netanyahu 'Ridiculous'MK slams Netanyahu's controversial tactic to expose PA incitement, threatens to leave coalition if Jerusalem divided.
'Mahmoud Abbas: Number One Anti-Semite'Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz, speaking at INSS, blames Abbas for ongoing incitement against Israel by the Palestinian Authority.
Abbas Gives Israel 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: Leaving 'Settlers' Under PA Control Not a Bad IdeaLabor MK reveals she has disussed the idea of leaving Jewish communities under Palestinian state control with Abbas.
Livni: '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.
Bibi: Talks, Like the Middle East, are '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 Urges Caution in Negotiations, Calls PA 'Unreliable'Finance Minister Yair Lapid expresses doubts about PA reliability and the US's capability to mediate negotiations.
'Interim Deal? It Just 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.
Report: Israeli Arabs' Involvement in Terror On the DeclineUniversity of Haifa professor claims Israeli Arabs' involvement in terror has declined.