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Gantz meets Abbas: Israel seeks to strengthen PA’s economy

Gantz meets Abbas: Israel seeks to strengthen PA’s economy

Defense Minister meets PA chairman to discuss security-policy, civilian and economic issues.Elad Benari, 30/08/2021 00:29
China to step up its involvement in Israel-PA conflict

China to step up its involvement in Israel-PA conflict

Chinese Foreign Minister: The two-state solution is the only viable way to resolve the Palestinian question.Elad Benari, 16/07/2021 05:31
Abbas calls to congratulate Herzog

Abbas calls to congratulate Herzog

PA chairman phones Israel's new President to congratulate him on taking office.Elad Benari, 12/07/2021 04:38
Abbas phones Rivlin, expresses hope for peace

Abbas phones Rivlin, expresses hope for peace

PA chairman calls Israeli President on the eve of his departure from office.Elad Benari, 07/07/2021 05:36
Russia ready to promote direct contacts between Israel and PA

Russia ready to promote direct contacts between Israel and PA

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Russia is ready to facilitate direct Israel-PA dialogue.Elad Benari, 06/05/2021 05:38
China seeks to restart Israel-PA peace talks

China seeks to restart Israel-PA peace talks

Chinese government plans to invite Israelis and Palestinian Arabs to hold talks in China.Elad Benari, 25/03/2021 06:40
Mideast Quartet calls for 'meaningful' Israel-PA negotiations

Mideast Quartet calls for 'meaningful' Israel-PA negotiations

Four members of so-called Middle East Quartet discuss resumptions of talks to resolve Israeli-Palestinian Arab conflict.Elad Benari, 24/03/2021 06:42
Diplomats seek to revive Israel-PA talks

Diplomats seek to revive Israel-PA talks

Officials from UN, EU, Egypt, Jordan, Germany and France announce potential “small steps” towards reviving peace talks.Elad Benari, 12/03/2021 06:33
Israel to deliver COVID-19 vaccines to PA medical teams

Israel to deliver COVID-19 vaccines to PA medical teams

Israel will deliver vaccines for about 1,000 PA medical workers to prevent collapse of PA's healthcare system.Elad Benari, 29/01/2021 03:02
Russia backs PA proposal for international peace conference

Russia backs PA proposal for international peace conference

Russian Foreign Minister proposes Middle East peace conference to be held in the spring or in the summer.Elad Benari, 27/01/2021 04:28
Abbas and Jordan's King express hope Biden will revive peace talks

Abbas and Jordan's King express hope Biden will revive peace talks

Jordan’s King Abdullah meets PA chairman, expresses support for Palestinian statehood.Elad Benari, 30/11/2020 06:34
Saudi King reaffirms support for Palestinian state

Saudi King reaffirms support for Palestinian state

Saudi King Salman says Kingdom supports efforts to bring peace to the region through talks between Israelis and Palestinians.Elad Benari, 12/11/2020 02:02
Kushner: We're very confident Israeli-Palestinian conflict will be resolved

Kushner: We're very confident Israeli-Palestinian conflict will be resolved

Trump’s senior adviser praises Sudan-Israel deal, says more countries will be making peace with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/10/2020 23:09
Abbas adviser: Israel and the US are blackmailing us

Abbas adviser: Israel and the US are blackmailing us

PA chairman's adviser Nabil Shaath claims Israel and the US are blackmailing PA leaders by imposing financial sanctions.Elad Benari, 07/10/2020 06:12
Jordan, Egypt, France and Germany call for resumption of Israel-PA peace talks

Jordan, Egypt, France and Germany call for resumption of Israel-PA peace talks

Foreign ministers of Jordan, Egypt, France and Germany urged Israel and PA to restore "hope" to the peace process.Elad Benari, 25/09/2020 06:42
Erekat: Netanyahu wants us to surrender to his plans

Erekat: Netanyahu wants us to surrender to his plans

Senior PA official claims that Netanyahu doesn't seek peace.Elad Benari, 02/09/2020 05:18
PA official: Some parties are mediating between Israel and the PA

PA official: Some parties are mediating between Israel and the PA

Deputy Fatah chairman claims parties are mediating between Israel and the PA leadership in an attempt to revive the peace process.Elad Benari, 06/08/2020 06:36
Report: Switzerland offers to mediate between Israel and PA

Report: Switzerland offers to mediate between Israel and PA

Swiss President reportedly offers to host diplomatic summit in which Israel and PA will try to resume negotiations.Elad Benari, 03/07/2020 05:14
Is the Israeli-Palestinian conflict insolvable?

Is the Israeli-Palestinian conflict insolvable?

Arab-Israeli peace unlikely, warns Israeli professor, regardless of the peace plan pushed to achieve an agreement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/06/2020 13:52
EU to discuss whether to modify policy on Israel and PA

EU to discuss whether to modify policy on Israel and PA

EU foreign ministers will "deeply discuss" the situation in the Middle East following Luxembourg request to recognize "Palestine".Elad Benari, 10/12/2019 06:00
PA plans to 'disconnect' from Israel

PA plans to 'disconnect' from Israel

PA cabinet chief makes clear that the PA intends to gradually disengage from Israel and strengthen the local economy.Dalit Halevi, 30/04/2019 06:29
PA to examine its relations with Israel

PA to examine its relations with Israel

PA official Saeb Erekat: Abbas will redefine nature of relations with Israel in light of election results.Dalit Halevi, 11/04/2019 06:07
Trump to release peace plan after new coalition formed

Trump to release peace plan after new coalition formed

Aides to US President expect him to release his Israel-PA peace plan once Netanyahu forms a government coalition.Ben Ariel, 11/04/2019 00:11
Abbas hopes Israeli elections will help bring peace

Abbas hopes Israeli elections will help bring peace

PA chairman: We don't need a government that doesn't believe in peace.Elad Benari, 10/04/2019 06:07
Pompeo refuses to back two-state solution

Pompeo refuses to back two-state solution

In testimony before Senate, Pompeo says Israelis and Palestinians will decide how to resolve the conflict.Elad Benari, 10/04/2019 05:06
'I pray our separated peoples can reconcile'

'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, 24/02/2019 03:01
PA to cut civil servants' salaries

PA to cut civil servants' salaries

PA announces cut in salaries to civil servants, following Israeli decision to withhold tax transfers to PA.Elad Benari, 22/02/2019 05:05
Sisi: Israel-PA conflict is main source of regional instability

Sisi: Israel-PA conflict is main source of regional instability

Speaking at Munich Security Conference, Egyptian President says his country supports two-state solution.Elad Benari, 17/02/2019 05:27
PA official: Israel leading to 'one-state reality'

PA official: Israel leading to 'one-state reality'

Senior Fatah official claims Israel doesn't want peace, threatens PA will redefine its relations with Jewish state.Dalit Halevi, 30/12/2018 06:02
Oman to mediate Israel-PA talks?

Oman to mediate Israel-PA talks?

Oman’s Foreign Minister arrives in Washington, reportedly to discuss mediation efforts Israel-Palestinian Arab conflict.Elad Benari, 20/12/2018 05:10
Liberman's secret meetings with PA officials

Liberman's secret meetings with PA officials

Former defense minister reportedly met before resigning with senior PA officials.Elad Benari, 04/12/2018 06:30
PA official: It's two states or an apartheid state

PA official: It's two states or an apartheid state

PA official in charge of foreign affairs says the world created the "Palestinian problem" by establishing the state of Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/11/2018 22:00
Report: Netanyahu tried to renew ties with Abbas

Report: Netanyahu tried to renew ties with Abbas

TV report says Netanyahu dispatched Shin Bet to convince PA chairman to renew cooperation. Abbas refused.Elad Benari, 02/11/2018 06:14
PA official: Oman offered to mediate Israel-PA talks

PA official: Oman offered to mediate Israel-PA talks

Senior PA official says sultan of Oman offered to play a role in mediating peace talks. Greenblatt welcomes Netanyahu visit to Oman.Elad Benari, Canada, 26/10/2018 23:58
Haley: Israel-PA peace plan takes everything into account

Haley: Israel-PA peace plan takes everything into account

US Ambassador to the UN praises Trump administration's peace plan, urges both sides to listen to it when it is presented.Elad Benari, 05/09/2018 01:46
Islamic Jihad to Abbas: You should be ashamed

Islamic Jihad to Abbas: You should be ashamed

Senior member of Islamic Jihad says security cooperation between the PA and Israel is a "betrayal."Dalit Halevi, 04/09/2018 05:43
Liberman gives PA an unusual gesture

Liberman gives PA an unusual gesture

Letters and parcels sent from Jordan to PA in last eight years released by Israel.Nitsan Keidar, 17/08/2018 01:03
Report: Trump's peace plan to include robust economic plan

Report: Trump's peace plan to include robust economic plan

American official says "Deal of the Century" will be the most detailed package of solutions ever offered.Elad Benari, 26/07/2018 04:08
Chinese President pledges aid for 'Palestine'

Chinese President pledges aid for 'Palestine'

Chinese President Xi Jinping pledges $15 million in aid for PA, calls for support in efforts to achieve two-state solution.Elad Benari, 11/07/2018 05:38
Analysis: Out-of-the-box peace proposals

Analysis: Out-of-the-box peace proposals

A possibly realistic approach to the conflict between Arabs and Jews from Bar Ilan University scholar Mordechai Kedar.Yochanan Visser, 07/05/2018 23:44
Kahlon to meet PA leader

Kahlon to meet PA leader

Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon will meet PA government head Rami Hamdallah on Sunday.Elad Benari, 30/01/2018 05:38
Pence: We'll support 'two-state solution' if both sides agree

Pence: We'll support 'two-state solution' if both sides agree

U.S. Vice President meets Egyptian President, says U.S. has come to no final resolution on Israel-PA peace agreement.Elad Benari, 21/01/2018 05:31
Russia wants to be 'honest mediator' between Israel and PA

Russia wants to be 'honest mediator' between Israel and PA

Russia expresses willingness to mediate Israel-PA talks.Elad Benari, 19/12/2017 06:13
'Palestinian rejectionism is the main obstacle to peace'

'Palestinian rejectionism is the main obstacle to peace'

Dozens of Members of Congress and Knesset call for recognition of Israel as a Jewish State as a vital preliminary condition to talks.Hezki Baruch, 16/11/2017 01:08
Will Israel increase electricity supply to Gaza?

Will Israel increase electricity supply to Gaza?

PA official reveals there are contacts with Israel in an effort to improve the supply of electricity in Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 13/11/2017 05:06
Report: Israel, PA resume security coordination

Report: Israel, PA resume security coordination

Israel and the PA resume security coordination in full, three months after Abbas froze contacts with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 27/10/2017 23:45
Sisi: Palestinians must co-exist with Israelis

Sisi: Palestinians must co-exist with Israelis

Egyptian President urges Palestinian Arabs to be ready to co-exist with each other and with Israelis in safety and security.Elad Benari, 20/09/2017 01:08
Trump: There's a 'chance' for Middle East peace

Trump: There's a 'chance' for Middle East peace

President Donald Trump says he believes there is a "chance" for peace between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 08/09/2017 01:05
Abbas freezes contacts with Israel

Abbas freezes contacts with Israel

PA chairman freezes contacts with Israel over its new security measures at the Temple Mount.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/07/2017 23:41
'The gestures are not status-changing'

'The gestures are not status-changing'

Diplomatic officials say the newest gestures to the PA do not harm Israel's interests.Nitsan Keidar, 22/05/2017 00:04
Will Trump discuss 'Palestinian self-determination'?

Will Trump discuss 'Palestinian self-determination'?

National security adviser claims 'Trump will express his desire for Palestinian self-determination during Middle East visit.'Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/05/2017 21:36
PA official: Israel allowed payments to terrorists

PA official: Israel allowed payments to terrorists

Senior PA official claims Israel had agreed to allow PA to pay families of terrorists. PM's office: That's nothing but a spin.Nitsan Keidar, 04/05/2017 04:08
Abbas heads to Washington

Abbas heads to Washington

PA chairman to meet President Donald Trump, discuss peace process with Israel.Elad Benari, 02/05/2017 06:13
Abbas to Israel: Don't waste peace opportunity

Abbas to Israel: Don't waste peace opportunity

PA chairman urges Israel to reach peace agreement based on the “two-state solution”.Elad Benari, 28/03/2017 06:15
Israel, U.S. aim to achieve formula on construction

Israel, U.S. aim to achieve formula on construction

Netanyahu and Trump's envoy meet for five hours, discuss construction in Judea and Samaria.Nitsan Keidar, 14/03/2017 00:36
PA officials: Abbas is a 'peace partner'

PA officials: Abbas is a 'peace partner'

PA officials claim that Abbas's conversation with Trump refutes Israel's claim that Abbas isn't a partner for peace.Elad Benari, 12/03/2017 06:34
Ambassador Haley makes bid to renew peace talks

Ambassador Haley makes bid to renew peace talks

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley discusses reviving Israel-PA talks with PA envoy to the United Nations.Elad Benari, 08/03/2017 04:14