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Iran Slams First Step Towards PA Israel Peace Deal

Iran is calling any land swap deal within the context of an Israel-PA peace plan a “disrespect” and “symbol of expulsion”Chana Ya'ar, 7/22/2013, 3:32 PM

Kerry Visit Postponed, Staying By Wife’s Side

US Secretary of State John Kerry has informed Israel that he will not return to the region until further notice due to his wife’s illness.Chana Ya'ar, 7/11/2013, 4:26 PM

Poll: Israelis Don't Believe Peace is Possible

Nearly three quarters of Israelis think it will not be possible to reach a peace agreement even if peace talks resume, finds new poll.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/6/2013, 1:55 AM

MK: Want Peace? Ignore Abbas’ Demands

PA’s unrealistic demands amount to peace refusal, and giving in will just make it worse, MK warns.Maayana Miskin, 6/30/2013, 8:27 AM

Progress or Stalemate in Peace Talks?

Jordan-based newspaper reports that Israel has agreed to freeze construction in Judea and Samaria. PA and Israeli leaders: No progress yet.Elad Benari, 6/30/2013, 5:36 AM

Lapid: ‘Talk Until the White Smoke Comes Out’

Yair Lapid shares his views on Israel-PA talks, settlements, and his friendship with Naftali Bennett., 6/21/2013, 10:17 AM

Clinton Admits 'No Perfect Solutions' Here

Former US Pres. Bill Clinton admitted Wednesday at the 5th Presidential Conference there are no perfect solutions to the Israel-PA conflict.Chana Ya'ar, 6/19/2013, 12:52 PM

Housing Minister: Yes, There Is a Building Freeze

Minister Uri Ariel confirms: Israelis not allowed to build homes east of 1949 armistice line.Maayana Miskin, 6/18/2013, 10:19 AM

Lapid Attempts to Restart Israel-PA Economic Talks

Lapid, PA counterpart may restart Israel-PA economic talks.Maayana Miskin, 6/16/2013, 7:54 AM

'Israel is Sliding Into Total Dependence on PA'

Factory owners: PA deliberately cuts taxes so that Israeli industry can't compete; Bennett must intervene.Maayana Miskin, 6/5/2013, 9:51 AM

Peres: ‘Overwhelming Majority’ for 1949 Border

President Peres reportedly plans to tell Arab leaders that most Israelis favor a return to 1949-1967 borders. Maayana Miskin, 5/26/2013, 10:38 AM

Netanyahu Orders New Construction Freeze

Prime Minister meets with Housing Minister, orders halt to new projects in Judea and Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 5/7/2013, 8:48 AM

Netanyahu: Conflict is Over Israel’s Existence

Israel-PA conflict is over Israel’s very existence, PM says., 5/1/2013, 2:44 PM

Cameron to Netanyahu: Renew Peace Talks

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Wednesday urges his Israeli counterpart to reopen peace talks with the Palestinian Authority.Elad Benari, 4/18/2013, 4:14 AM

Obama: There's a Window of Opportunity for Peace

U.S. President Barack Obama says he believes there is a "window of opportunity" to kickstart the Middle East peace process.Elad Benari, 4/12/2013, 4:13 AM

Minister Shalom: The Ball is in Abbas’ Court

Israeli minister says PA has put up ‘every possible barrier’ to talks.Maayana Miskin, 4/10/2013, 9:01 AM

Olmert: Netanyahu Treats Obama as Retarded Student

Olmert attacks Netanyahu in new interview, accuses him of treating Obama ‘like a retarded student.’Maayana Miskin, 3/22/2013, 9:39 AM

Beilin: Kerry Confirmed Obama Peace Plan

Obama plans to unveil a new peace plan for Israel and the Palestinian Authority, former minister says.Maayana Miskin, 3/20/2013, 8:55 AM

Henry Kissinger Pessimistic On Middle East Peace

Venerated former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger says he is not optimistic about the chances for real progress in Mideast peace. Hana Levi Julian, 3/18/2013, 4:29 PM

Tribunal: Probe Israel's 'Crimes' in 'Palestine'

Russell Tribunal calls on the ICC to investigate alleged crimes committed by Israel in "Palestine". Foreign Ministry dismisses the call.Elad Benari, 3/18/2013, 5:45 AM

Experts: Dead PA Prisoner was Not Harmed

The PA terrorist who died in an Israeli prison was not beaten, tortured or poisoned, experts find. Cause of death still not clear.Maayana Miskin, 2/28/2013, 6:18 PM

‘Spontaneous’ Arab Riots a Message for Obama

Former IDF general says ‘spontaneous rage’ riots are a message to Obama and Netanyahu, aiming at restarting Israel-PA talks.Maayana Miskin, 2/27/2013, 10:28 AM

PA: 'Too Soon' for Soccer Match with Israel

The head of the PA's soccer federation says it is "too soon" for a match against Israel, as proposed by Barcelona.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/22/2013, 10:30 PM

PA Encouraged by Livni’s New Role

PA officials are pleased that MK Tzipi Livni will head negotiations. ‘Her public positions are positive.’Maayana Miskin, 2/20/2013, 9:42 AM

US Sees ‘Possibilities’ for Israel-PA Peace

The US believes Israel-PA talks could resume, but is waiting to hear from regional leaders., 2/14/2013, 1:12 AM

Obama to Visit Israel

US President Barack Obama will make his first official visit to Israel in March.Maayana Miskin, 2/5/2013, 9:08 PM

Lieberman: I Support a Palestinian State

Lieberman says ‘two state solution’ will guide Likud Beytenu government.Maayana Miskin, 1/6/2013, 1:23 PM

Lieberman to Abbas: Please Quit, We Can't Wait

Lieberman welcomes Abbas' threat to step down. 'We're pleased he recognizes the way forward.'Maayana Miskin, 12/28/2012, 12:09 PM

General: Save Diplomacy - Call Abbas' Bluff

To save its diplomatic ties with the world, Israel should call the PA's bluff by offering Abbas what Barak offered Arafat, Yadlin says. Maayana Miskin, 12/25/2012, 6:23 PM

PA Lawmaker on Construction: This Means War

A PA lawmaker says Israel has declared war with new construction, calls for “popular resistance.”Maayana Miskin, 12/19/2012, 6:12 AM

Poll: Only 28% Still Believe in PA Partner

Only 28.2% of Israelis think Israel has someone to negotiate with. 75% see Netanyahu winning the elections.Maayana Miskin, 12/14/2012, 11:34 AM

Yair Lapid: The PA Will Give Up Jerusalem

Yair Lapid argues that if Israel does not compromise on “right of return,” Jerusalem, the PA will give in. Maayana Miskin, 11/9/2012, 11:54 AM

Israel Helps PA Economy, Lets More Workers In

Israel’s latest measures to improve the PA economy include approval of construction projects, more permits, and more Gaza exports.Elad Benari, 10/18/2012, 6:14 AM

Barak Slams Lieberman Over Comments on Abbas

Barak criticizes the remarks of Lieberman against PA Chairman Abbas, after Abbas' hatred speech at the UN.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/30/2012, 8:56 PM

Lieberman: Abbas Just Wants to Blame Israel

Lieberman tells foreign dignitaries that PA head Abbas plans to use Israel as a scapegoat rather than make peace.Maayana Miskin, 9/29/2012, 8:05 PM

Dep. Min Ayalon: PA Wouldn't Last One Day Sans IDF

Ayalon, in NY for the PA Donor Conference, gives a preview of his speech, telling it like it is.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2012, 1:08 PM

‘My Son was a Victim of Oslo’

Peres said slain soldier was a ‘sacrifice for peace,’ but in truth he was a victim of Oslo, his mother says. Maayana Miskin, 9/21/2012, 10:51 AM

Danon: PA’s UN Bid Means Israeli Sovereignty Bid

PM must tell PA leaders that if they seek recognition as a state in Judea and Samaria, Israel will seek to annex the region, MK says. Maayana Miskin, 8/6/2012, 3:15 AM

Is Israel Helping PA Prepare for War?

Israel is boosting the PA economy while the PA continues its incitement and enmity – which could help the PA in case of open conflict.Maayana Miskin, 8/3/2012, 11:14 AM

The Truth about Arafat’s Final Days

As Arab news network claims poisoning, Israel reveals the truth about Yasser Arafat’s final days.Amir Rappaport, Israel Defense, 7/6/2012, 11:46 AM

Quartet to Meet, Discuss Stalled Peace Process

Members of the Quartet will meet in New York, after recent failed attempts to revive peace talks between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 3/12/2012, 6:13 AM

Israel, PA Respond Together to Horrific Crash

Israel and the PA work together to respond to horrific bus crash near Jerusalem. At least 10 PA children killed.Maayana Miskin, 2/16/2012, 11:00 AM

Peres: Peace Process Is Up to PA

President Shimon Peres told the Knesset in a speech on Wednesday that it is “up to the Palestinians to choose” between terror or peace.Chana Ya'ar, 2/9/2012, 4:16 AM

Ya'alon: Not Every Election Brings Democracy

Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Ya'alon cited Western "ignorance coupled with naivety"in his address at the 2012 Herzliya Conference. Chana Ya'ar, 2/2/2012, 2:30 PM

Panetta Warns: Israel is Becoming 'Isolated'

U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta warns that Israel is becoming increasingly isolated, calls on it to renew peace negotiations.Elad Benari , 10/3/2011, 5:45 AM

PM: Abbas' 'Intrasigence' Preventing Peace Talks

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahi and Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon tell it like it is: Abbas just refuses to talk to Israel, David Lev, 9/20/2011, 10:10 PM

PA Slams Israel's New Housing

The Palestinian Authority has slammed Israel's effort to relieve its housing shortage in two towns in Judea and Samaria.Chana Ya'ar, 7/18/2011, 9:17 PM

French FM Visits Israel

French Foreign Minister Alain Juppe arrives in Jerusalem to revive talks between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 6/2/2011, 6:12 AM

PA Police Officially Hostile

Israel has officially determined that the PA police force is a hostile organization. Implications for the future.Maayana Miskin, 5/27/2011, 12:34 PM

Peres, Abbas hold Secret Meeting

President Peres held a clandestine meeting with PA Chairman Abbas, and the two continue to communicate. Talks may have influenced Obama speech.Maayana Miskin, 5/27/2011, 10:30 AM

Netanyahu: Time to Unite on Plan

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu says the “time has come to unite” around the peace plan he brought to the US Congress. Chana Ya'ar, 5/26/2011, 10:33 AM

Bibi Rejects '67 Lines'

Netanyahu meets with Obama for two hours and publicly rejects 1949 armistice lines, warns against “peace based on illusions.”Maayana Miskin, 5/21/2011, 10:30 PM

Israel, PA Talk Olympics

Israel and the PA agree to work together to ensure that PA Olympic hopefuls are able to train.Maayana Miskin, 5/13/2011, 1:15 PM

'Arabs Occupied – by PA'

The Palestinian Authority is the only entity that could truly be termed an “occupier” in the land of Israel, argues Ron Nachman, Mayor of Ariel.Maayana Miskin, 5/6/2011, 3:30 PM

Gov't Freezes Funds to PA

The government has frozen the routine transfer of taxes collected on behalf of the Palestinian Authority due to the Fatah-Hamas unity deal.Chana Ya'ar, 5/1/2011, 2:01 PM

Abbas: Continue Talks w/ Israel

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has vowed to continue negotiations with Israel despite a unity agreement with Hamas.Chana Ya'ar, 4/28/2011, 8:50 PM

Israel Equips PA Arabs

Israel distributed NIS 90,000 worth of medical equipment in 2010 to PA Arabs with disabilities -- an amount to be surpassed in 2011.Chana Ya'ar, 3/6/2011, 7:06 PM