Netanyahu: Bar Ilan Speech is Dead

In his 2009 speech, Prime Minister spoke in favor of a demilitarized Palestinian state. Now, he says, the idea is null and void.Gil Ronen, 3/8/2015, 9:06 PM

Why 'Palestine' Would Be a Dangerous Legal Fiction

An informed brief according to international law which constitutes an important, scholarly exposition of Israel's situation in the face of the PA demand for statehood.Prof. Louis René Beres, 12/19/2014, 7:23 AM

Netanyahu Slams Palestinian Authority 'Intransigence'

PM sees "no change in the Palestinian position since 1993”; asks when Abbas will respond to his "Bar Ilan speech" with a "Bir Zeit speech".Gil Ronen, 11/5/2013, 10:39 AM

Coalition Chairman not Calmed by PM's Speech

MK Yariv Levin reminds Arutz Sheva's readers that we do not really know what goes on in negotiation room.Gil Ronen, 10/8/2013, 10:01 AM

Opposition Head: Netanyahu Veered Rightward

MK Yachimovich: prime minister “was sucked back to the extreme right in his party and the Bayit Yehudi.”Gil Ronen, 10/7/2013, 9:14 AM

Netanyahu Links Palestinian Leadership, Nazis

In a surprisingly powerful and frank speech, Prime Minister says conflict with Palestinians began in 1921, not 1967.Gil Ronen, 10/7/2013, 7:41 AM

Bayit Yehudi: No Need for a Second 'Bar-Ilan Speech'

Bayit Yehudi up in arms over rumors that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is planning a second Bar Ilan Speech.David Lev, 8/26/2013, 5:36 PM

Lieberman: Ayalon's 'Palestine' Statement is a U-Turn

Yisrael Beytenu chief says former deputy foreign minister "changed his views by 180 degrees."Gil Ronen, 2/9/2013, 10:32 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

Netanyahu Stands behind "Palestinian State" Vision

Channel 2 says Prime Minister affirmed he still believes in the solution he outlined in Bar Ilan speech.Gil Ronen, 1/1/2013, 9:21 AM

Bennett: Likud's Weakness Led to PA 'Statehood' Success

Bayit Yehudi chairman says Netanyahu made "historic mistake" when he voiced support for PA state.Gil Ronen, 12/15/2012, 10:06 PM

PM Confirms: Israel to Remain in Jordan Valley

Israel will not leave the Jordan Valley, regardless of whatever final status agreement is made with the Palestinian Authority, says the PM.Chana Ya'ar, 1/30/2012, 8:43 PM

Report: Bibi Willing to Cede Judea and Samaria

A senior political source claims Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is willing to uproot most of Yesha in exchange for Obama's backing.Danny Getchell, 1/30/2012, 7:22 PM

Netanyahu to Address Congress; Concessions Feared

Netanyahu will address US Congress in five weeks, says he'll insist on two conditions: Arab recognition of Israel as the Jewish state, & security.Hillel Fendel, 4/16/2011, 9:12 PM

Netanyahu to Address Congress, "Bar Ilan 2" Speech Expected

There have been reports that Netanyahu is considering a further retreat in Judea and Samaria, enlarging the territory under PA control.Gil Ronen, 4/14/2011, 8:27 PM