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Peace Deal 'Moving Further Away,' Says Netanyahu

Peace Deal 'Moving Further Away,' Says Netanyahu

PM says PA's refusal to recognize Jewish state is a 'deal-breaker' for talks; calls for a strong government.Tova Dvorin, 3/11/2014, 1:57 PM
Bennett: Whole Land of Israel is a Single 'Bloc'

Bennett: 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.David Lev, 3/9/2014, 9:19 PM
U.S.: No Need for PA to Recognize Israel

U.S.: No Need for PA to Recognize Israel

State Department spokeswoman says the U.S. believes there is no need for the PA to recognize Israel as a Jewish state.Elad Benari, 3/9/2014, 3:00 AM
Abbas Aide: Extending Talks is Pointless

Abbas Aide: Extending Talks is Pointless

Former PA negotiator Mohammed Shtayyah says that the gaps between Israeli and PA negotiators only have widened in seven months of talks.Elad Benari, 3/7/2014, 3:45 AM
Obama Promised Netanyahu to Pressure Abbas

Obama Promised Netanyahu to Pressure Abbas

Obama committed to Prime Minister Netanyahu that the Palestinians are not "going to get a pass", reveals American official.Elad Benari, 3/5/2014, 2:14 AM
Opposition Head to Kerry: Ignore the Right

Opposition Head to Kerry: Ignore the Right

Labor Party head says he told Kerry to force through 'historic compromise,' not matter what Israel might say.Ari Yashar, 3/3/2014, 10:04 AM
Obama to Pressure Israel 'Forcefully' on Framework

Obama to Pressure Israel 'Forcefully' on Framework

Palestinian Authority sources say US President intends to apply heavy pressure on Netanyahu and Abbas.Dalit Halevy, 3/2/2014, 4:29 PM
Danon: 'Do Not Bow to US Pressure'

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
Erekat Rejects Proposal to Extend Peace Talks

Erekat Rejects Proposal to Extend Peace Talks

PA chief negotiator rejects Kerry's suggestion that April deadline for talks with Israel will be extended.Elad Benari, 2/28/2014, 3:16 AM
Kerry: Peace Talks will Continue Beyond April

Kerry: Peace Talks will Continue Beyond April

Kerry 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."Elad Benari, 2/27/2014, 3:43 AM
PA Report: Abbas Threatened to End Talks

PA Report: Abbas Threatened to End Talks

PA-based newspaper: Kerry demanded that Abbas recognize Israel, annex 10 Jewish communities and give up on Jordan Valley.Elad Benari, 2/27/2014, 1:14 AM
Akunis: Peace is Foreign to the Palestinians

Akunis: Peace is Foreign to the Palestinians

Deputy Minister warns against construction freeze, says that PA's rejection of Kerry's framework proves it doesn't want peace.Elad Benari, 2/24/2014, 2:42 AM
Abbas: Kerry's Efforts Have Failed...So Far

Abbas: Kerry's Efforts Have Failed...So Far

PA Chairman says Kerry's attempts to forge a framework have so far failed but are "extremely serious."Elad Benari, Canada, 2/21/2014, 10:49 PM
Hamas Attacks 'Coward' Abbas Over Framework Deal

Hamas Attacks 'Coward' Abbas Over Framework Deal

Hamas officials claim PA's role in negotiations infringes on 'fundamental Palestinian principles,' including so-called Right of Return.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 2/21/2014, 2:21 PM
US Framework to Demand PA Recognize Jewish State

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
Hamas: US Framework a 'Conspiracy'

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 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 '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
Shapiro Meeting with Nationalist MKs

Shapiro Meeting with Nationalist MKs

Ambassador Dan Shapiro has reportedly been meeting MKs from the right in an attempt to gauge their reaction to Kerry's framework.Elad Benari, 2/13/2014, 3:45 AM
MK: 'America is Capitulating to Naysayers'

MK: 'America is Capitulating to Naysayers'

Zehava Galon, Meretz Chairman, continues to attack Netanyahu government, US over perceived weaknesses.Tova Dvorin, 2/9/2014, 12:13 PM
U.S. Wants Peace by End of 2014, Says Indyk

U.S. Wants Peace by End of 2014, Says Indyk

Kerry's "framework" will include a Palestinian state and will leave 80% of "settlers" in their homes, say Jewish leaders who met Indyk.Elad Benari, 1/31/2014, 2:13 AM
Peres: 'Make Peace Or Else'

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.Ari Yashar, 1/20/2014, 5:39 PM
Netanyahu Opposes Framework Dividing Jerusalem

Netanyahu Opposes Framework Dividing Jerusalem

Reports indicate Netanyahu has told senior officials he won't sign any framework agreement dividing up the capital of Israel.Ari Yashar, 1/10/2014, 10:46 AM