Peace Deal 'Moving Further Away,' Says NetanyahuPM says PA's refusal to recognize Jewish state is a 'deal-breaker' for talks; calls for a strong government.
Bennett: The Whole Land of Israel is a Single 'Bloc'After interviews by PM Netanyahu, Economics Min. Bennett says all Jewish towns in Judea and Samaria to remain under Israeli sovereignty.
U.S.: No Need for PA to Recognize IsraelState Department spokeswoman says the U.S. believes there is no need for the PA to recognize Israel as a Jewish state.
Abbas Aide: Extending Talks is PointlessFormer PA negotiator Mohammed Shtayyah says that the gaps between Israeli and PA negotiators only have widened in seven months of talks.
Obama Promised Netanyahu to Pressure Abbas, Says OfficialObama committed to Prime Minister Netanyahu that the Palestinians are not "going to get a pass", reveals American official.
Opposition Head to Kerry: Ignore the RightLabor Party head says he told Kerry to force through 'historic compromise,' not matter what Israel might say.
Obama will Pressure Israel 'Forcefully' over FrameworkPalestinian Authority sources say US President intends to apply heavy pressure on Netanyahu and Abbas.
'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.
Erekat Rejects Proposal to Extend Peace TalksPA chief negotiator rejects Kerry's suggestion that April deadline for talks with Israel will be extended.
Kerry: Peace Talks will Continue Beyond AprilKerry admits there won't be a peace deal by April's deadline, but says, "I don't think anybody would worry if there's another nine months."
PA Report: Abbas Angry at Kerry, Threatened to End TalksPA-based newspaper: Kerry demanded that Abbas recognize Israel, annex 10 Jewish communities and give up on Jordan Valley.
Akunis: Peace is Foreign to the PalestiniansDeputy Minister warns against construction freeze, says that PA's rejection of Kerry's framework proves it doesn't want peace.
Abbas: Kerry's Efforts Have Failed...So FarPA Chairman says Kerry's attempts to forge a framework have so far failed but are "extremely serious."
Hamas Legislator Attacks 'Coward' Abbas Over Framework DealHamas officials claim PA's role in negotiations infringes on 'fundamental Palestinian principles,' including so-called Right of Return.
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.
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.
Shapiro Meeting with Nationalist MKs About FrameworkAmbassador Dan Shapiro has reportedly been meeting MKs from the right in an attempt to gauge their reaction to Kerry's framework.
Meretz Head: 'America is Capitulating to Naysayers'Zehava Galon, Meretz Chairman, continues to attack Netanyahu government, US over perceived weaknesses.
U.S. Wants Peace by End of 2014, Indyk Tells Jewish LeadersKerry's "framework" will include a Palestinian state and will leave 80% of "settlers" in their homes, say Jewish leaders who met Indyk.
Peres: 'Make Peace Or Else'Shimon Peres urges Israel to take Kerry's framework deal in meeting with Romanian President, warns of 'tragic consequences' of failure.
Netanyahu Opposes Framework Dividing JerusalemReports indicate Netanyahu has told senior officials he won't sign any framework agreement dividing up the capital of Israel.