Report: PA reconsidering boycott of US

Israel Hayom newspaper reports that the Palestinian Authority is trying to straighten things out with Trump administration.Elad Benari, 7/9/2019, 12:34 AM

Erekat: US officials inaugurated 'fake' archaeology project

Senior PA official says 2,000-year-old Pilgrims’ Road unveiled by Israel is a "settlement project that has nothing to do with history".Elad Benari, 7/2/2019, 4:38 AM

'It would be a disgrace if Palestinians miss this opportunity'

Jason Greenblatt says US cannot force sides to agree to make peace, but PA cannot miss yet another opportunity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 10:04 PM

Hamas criticizes Friedman and Greenblatt

Hamas says US officials' participation in unveiling of Pilgrims’ Road in Jerusalem shows the US "aggressive policy" against Arabs.Elad Benari, 7/1/2019, 4:37 AM

PA calls US ambassador 'an extremist Israeli settler'

PLO Secretary General Saeb Erekat launches into unprecedented personal attack on US diplomats, calling them 'settlers'.David Rosenberg, 6/30/2019, 9:52 PM

Peace Now activists protest event featuring top US envoys

Far-left activists clash with police while protesting against US diplomats David Friedman and Jason Greenblatt at east Jerusalem event.Hezki Baruch, 6/30/2019, 5:21 PM

From the Hebrew press: The Bahrain Conference is a pipe dream

The festive American document published last Saturday brings back memories of the late Shimon Peres' grandiose delusions of a "New Middle East." Haggai Segal, 6/30/2019, 1:32 PM

PA releases businessman who took part in Bahrain conference

US envoy Jason Greenblatt says PA released Hevron businessman Salah Abu Mayala who participated in Bahrain economic workshop.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2019, 5:19 AM

Erekat blasts Greenblatt for remarks on Judea and Samaria

PLO Secretary General condemns US envoy for calling Judea and Samaria communities "neighborhoods and cities" and not “settlements”.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/29/2019, 2:18 AM

'Judea and Samaria communities aren't an obstacle to peace'

US envoy discusses the Bahrain Conference, says Palestinian Arabs missed a real opportunity and "not for the first time."Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2019, 12:04 AM

More fat cash won’t stop the PA crime family

The PA and associates have a bad habit of squandering money, perhaps, over the years, not counting what the PA leaders have in their Swiss bank accounts. Who gets the $50 billion? Jack Engelhard, 6/27/2019, 5:50 AM

Greenblatt: I haven't found anything to criticize Israel over

US envoy says he sees nothing to criticize in the decisions taken by PM Binyamin Netanyahu concerning relations with PA.Elad Benari, 6/27/2019, 4:06 AM

Special prayer service in Bahrain synagogue

Watch: Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt, Rabbi Marc Schneierand other Jewish attendees at economic peace workshop pray at Bahrain synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2019, 10:02 AM

Greenblatt blasts Fatah for threatening violence

US envoy: As the US gov't works to improve Palestinian lives, Fatah threatens an intifada.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2019, 1:43 AM

'If peace plan fails, I will understand why'

US envoy not surprised by PA's decision to boycott the upcoming Bahrain conference. "The Israeli government has been very helpful".Elad Benari, 6/19/2019, 1:07 AM

'Trump's Mideast peace plan isn't a take it or leave it deal'

'Iran, not Israel-Arab conflict is heart of Mideast woes,' Greenblatt tells i24News. 'Deal of the Century more than just economic peace.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2019, 12:50 PM

Trump envoy: Israel has right to retain parts of Judea, Samaria

Jason Greenblatt backs Friedman's comments on Israel retaining part of Judea & Samaria, suggests US will delay peace plan until November.David Rosenberg, 6/16/2019, 6:56 PM

Minister Katz: US-Israel relations are stronger than ever!

Foreign Minister meets Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt during his visit to the US.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/14/2019, 8:32 PM

Greenblatt to PA: Take responsibility for your economy

US envoy responds to PA cabinet leader who claimed in interview that the PA is on the verge of collapsing.Elad Benari, 6/6/2019, 12:35 AM

Greenblatt stresses Israel's right to self-defense

US envoy comments on demolition of latest Hezbollah tunnel: Any peace plan must address Israel's security challenges.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/31/2019, 10:12 PM

UN agency pushes back against US call to terminate UNRWA

UNRWA, UN agency charged with aiding Palestinian refugees and their descendants, rejects call by Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt to end agency.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 5/23/2019, 3:32 PM

US calls to dismantle UNRWA

US Special Envoy Jason Greenblatt calls for UNRWA services to be transitioned to host governments in the Middle East.AFP, 5/22/2019, 7:07 PM

Greenblatt: Peace plan is not only economic

US Representative for International Negotiations: Don't believe rumors - our vision is not just economic peace.Elad Benari, 5/21/2019, 12:39 AM

Greenblatt: PA prioritizes terror payments over healthcare

US Special envoy blames PA insistence on paying terrorists over other budgetary priorities for harm to Jerusalem-area hospitals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2019, 8:12 AM

'PA can pay its hospital bills if it stops paying terrorists'

US envoy: The PA assumed someone else would pay its hospital bills. They can do it themselves by ending payments to terrorists.Elad Benari, 5/17/2019, 2:39 AM

'Peace plan won't move forward unless both sides want it'

Trump's envoy says Mideast peace plan will be released after Ramadan and Shavuot holidays, vows Israeli security will be preserved.David Rosenberg, 5/16/2019, 6:20 PM

'Peace plan won't be made public until after Shavuot'

Greenblatt says peace plan will deal with all core issues, calls on PA leadership to stop rejecting it before seeing it.Ben Ariel, 5/12/2019, 6:27 AM

Greenblatt says UN 'rehashing tired talking points' on Israel

Trump's Middle East envoy says UN is biased against Israel, urges Security Council to back US peace plan.Elad Benari, 5/10/2019, 2:05 AM

Greenblatt to Hamas: Your terrorist behavior will never succeed

US envoy blasts Hamas and Islamic Jihad, warns that they will not gain sympathy from rocket attacks.Elad Benari, 5/7/2019, 3:13 AM

Greenblatt: US stands firmly in support of Israel

US envoy condemns rocket fire on Israel, stresses US commitment to Israel's right to self-defense.Elad Benari, 5/5/2019, 4:22 AM

Smotrich: US envoy's tweet 'deeply disappointing'

National Union chairman responds to Jason Greenblatt's tweet condemning comments reportedly made by rabbis at Bnei David academy in Eli.MK Bezalel Smotrich, 5/2/2019, 12:38 PM

Greenblatt: We must continue to stamp out anti-Semitism

US envoy visits Chabad of Poway following shooting attack, calls for anti-Semitism to be confronted.Ben Ariel, 5/2/2019, 2:41 AM

US Envoy: Hamas, Islamic Jihad the true danger to Palestinians

Jason Greenblatt accuses Hamas, Islamic Jihad of working to deny Palestinian Arabs a better future in response to their opposition to peace.Gary Willig, 4/30/2019, 7:38 PM

Greenblatt: NYT needs to do 'serious soul-searching'

US envoy criticizes New York Times after it published several cartoons against PM Netanyahu and President Trump.Elad Benari, 4/30/2019, 4:37 AM

PM: An attack on the heart of the Jewish people

PM Netanyahu calls on international community to intensify fight against anti-Semitism after synagogue shooting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2019, 1:44 PM

Greenblatt: Don't spread rumors

US envoy to the Middle East denies reports that peace plan will include confederation between Jordan, Israel and the PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2019, 5:43 PM

Greenblatt: PA could miss an opportunity for peace

US envoy says PA adhering to old concepts that do not promote peace.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/20/2019, 12:55 AM

Greenblatt: Peace plan doesn't include giving Sinai to Gaza

US envoy rejects reports that peace plan will include giving a portion of the Sinai Peninsula to Gaza: Don't believe everything you read.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/19/2019, 7:30 PM

Greenblatt to PA cabinet head: Try working with us

US envoy rips PA cabinet leader Mohammad Shtayyeh, who said the Trump administration’s peace plan will be “born dead”.Elad Benari, 4/18/2019, 6:06 AM

Greenblatt on peace plan report: This is an accurate report

US envoy confirms Reuters report saying that peace plan will be unveiled in June.Elad Benari, 4/18/2019, 12:13 AM

US int'l maps include Golan Heights as part of Israel

US envoy Jason Greenblatt unveils new US international maps following Trump recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, 4/16/2019, 11:15 PM

'No child on this planet should have to worry about rockets'

US envoy Jason Greenblatt calls for end to violence in Gaza.Ben Ariel, Canada, 3/30/2019, 12:00 AM

Watch: Gazans celebrate deadly attack on Israelis

US envoy blasts Hamas after Palestinian Arabs spotted celebrating deadly terrorist attack on Israelis.David Rosenberg, 3/17/2019, 5:54 PM

Cruz: Our Israeli allies have an absolute right to self-defense

Senator Ted Cruz condemns rocket fire from Gaza toward Gush Dan in central Israel.Elad Benari, 3/15/2019, 12:33 AM

Trump's peace team meets Jordanian King

Jordan's King Abdullah II meets Jason Greenblatt, Jared Kushner and Secretary of State Pompeo during visit to Washington.Elad Benari, 3/13/2019, 3:59 AM

Preparing for peace: Jason Greenblatt meets with evangelicals

Jason Greenblatt holds meeting to allay evangelical leaders' fears, understand what their red lines are.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2019, 10:56 PM

Trump administration backs offsetting of terrorists' salaries

Jason Greenblatt to attend UN Security Council session, express support for law offsetting terrorists' salaries from PA's taxes.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 3/8/2019, 9:03 PM

Jason Greenblatt urges outside parties to butt out of peace plan

Trump’s negotiator: We will be presenting a plan that is fair, realistic and implementable. There will have to be compromises of course.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 3/8/2019, 12:12 AM

Official PA daily derides Trump envoy as 'retarded' ,'Mongoloid'

Columnist in official Palestinian Authority paper launches into personal attack on Trump envoy. US ambassador 'disgusted' by ad hominem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2019, 8:35 PM

'I pray our separated peoples can reconcile'

US envoy Jason Greenblatt believes that Israelis and Palestinian Arabs can accept each other's existence.Yoni Kempinski, 2/24/2019, 3:01 AM

Greenblatt to Arutz Sheva: 'Peace plan will not be just slogans'

Special interview with US envoy following the ground-breaking Warsaw conference and in preparation for US peace plan.Yoni Kempinski, 2/22/2019, 4:50 AM

Is Trump repeating the mistake of Obama's 'peace processors'?

The administration’s persistent courtship of the Palestinian Authority is puzzling precisely because it seems to be odd with the statements of senior U.S. officials and envoys. Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 2/15/2019, 1:26 AM

Greenblatt: PA declined invitation to Warsaw conference

US special envoy rejects claims PA officials weren't invited to attend Middle East conference in Warsaw.Elad Benari, 2/13/2019, 5:09 AM

Trump envoy condemns murder of Israeli teen

Special White House envoy Jason Greenblatt calls for public condemnation of 'brutal attack' on Israeli teen.David Rosenberg, 2/10/2019, 10:23 PM

Kushner and Greenblatt to visit region, discuss peace plan

White House senior adviser and Middle East envoy to travel to five Arab countries, brief diplomats on economic portion of US peace proposal.Elad Benari, 2/8/2019, 12:57 AM

Greenblatt to Abbas spokesman: You’re doing nothing for peace

Trump envoy fires back after PA chairman's spokesman blasts US support for "settlements".Elad Benari, 2/7/2019, 2:02 AM

Greenblatt to PLO official: My door is always open

US envoy responds to PLO's Hanan Ashrawi, who asserted that US officials are engaging in diplomacy through Twitter.Elad Benari, 2/3/2019, 3:35 AM