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74% of Republicans sympathize with Israel over Palestinians

74% of Republicans sympathize with Israel over Palestinians

The difference between the proportion of Republicans and Democrats who sympathize with Israel over the Palestinians is the largest ever.JTA, 13/01/2017 04:57
Israel returns bodies of two terrorists

Israel returns bodies of two terrorists

Israel returns to the PA the bodies of two terrorists who carried out attacks in Hevron.Elad Benari, Canada, 06/01/2017 22:09
Russia: Kerry's speech doesn't help peace

Russia: Kerry's speech doesn't help peace

Russia's Foreign Ministry wonders why Kerry didn't raise his concerns about Israel-PA peace until weeks before the end of his term.Elad Benari, 30/12/2016 06:09
Erdan on Kerry's speech: Pathetic

Erdan on Kerry's speech: Pathetic

Internal Security Minister criticizes Secretary of State's planned speech on how to achieve Israel-PA peace.Elad Benari, 28/12/2016 02:39
Kerry to offer comprehensive vision on Israel-PA peace

Kerry to offer comprehensive vision on Israel-PA peace

Secretary of State will make a speech on Wednesday regarding the peace process between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 27/12/2016 23:18
Russia: Only direct talks can bring peace

Russia: Only direct talks can bring peace

Russia says the only way to achieve peace is through direct Israel-PA negotiations, affirms readiness to host Netanyahu and Abbas.Elad Benari, 27/12/2016 04:11
Israel returns bodies of nine terrorists to the PA

Israel returns bodies of nine terrorists to the PA

Israel hands over the bodies of nine terrorists killed while carrying out attacks against Israelis.Ben Ariel, Canada, 23/12/2016 22:36
Erekat threatens: PLO will cancel its recognition of Israel

Erekat threatens: PLO will cancel its recognition of Israel

PLO Secretary General threatens to cancel agreements with Israel if Trump follows through on pledge to move embassy to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 21/12/2016 06:06
France confirms peace conference has been postponed

France confirms peace conference has been postponed

France confirms a peace conference aimed at restarting Israel-PA talks has been postponed until January.Elad Benari, 18/12/2016 05:48
PA government: Prosecute Israel for 'war crimes'

PA government: Prosecute Israel for 'war crimes'

PA claims that Israel is thwarting diplomatic initiatives to gain time in order to further establish its "occupation" and Judaize Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 14/12/2016 03:12
Obama: Sustaining diplomacy is critical on Israel-PA front

Obama: Sustaining diplomacy is critical on Israel-PA front

In his final speech on national security, Obama says diplomatic engagement is “required” to resolve Middle Eastern conflicts.JTA, 09/12/2016 03:19
French initiative will continue with or without Israel's consent

French initiative will continue with or without Israel's consent

PLO member Ahmad Majdalani says international peace conference led by France will take place whether Israel likes it or not.Elad Benari, 20/11/2016 06:29
France will promote peace initiative

France will promote peace initiative

Senior French diplomats say France will not stop trying to promote its peace initiative despite Israel's negative response to the idea.Elad Benari, 08/11/2016 01:02
France adamant on peace initiative

France adamant on peace initiative

France's Middle East envoy says his country is determined to promote its peace initiative, urges Israel to take part.Nitsan Keidar, 07/11/2016 04:42
Clinton: Peace talks for show better than no talks

Clinton: Peace talks for show better than no talks

Israel-PA peace process for show is better than no process at all, Democratic candidate said in newly leaked email.Reut Hadar, 16/10/2016 03:17
PM asks not to promote anti-Israel resolutions

PM asks not to promote anti-Israel resolutions

Netanyahu reportedly told Secretary of State that Israel expects Obama not to support a UN resolution on Israeli-PA issue.Ben Ariel, 11/10/2016 06:15
Lavrov: We're ready to mediate Israel-PA talks

Lavrov: We're ready to mediate Israel-PA talks

Russian Foreign Minister says Moscow is ready to help mediate peace talks if both sides are willing to compromise.Elad Benari, 25/09/2016 06:39
Sisi calls to reach 'two-state solution'

Sisi calls to reach 'two-state solution'

Speaking at the UN, Egyptian President says the Arab-Israeli is “the core of regional instability in the Middle East”.Elad Benari, 21/09/2016 04:16
Senators: Continue vetoing anti-Israel resolutions

Senators: Continue vetoing anti-Israel resolutions

88 senators from both parties urge Obama to maintain policy of vetoing any one-sided Security Council resolutions on the Israeli-PA issue.Elad Benari, 20/09/2016 03:44
Trump adviser: He won't force solution on Israel

Trump adviser: He won't force solution on Israel

David Friedman, Trump’s adviser on Israel affairs, says the United States should let Israel decide how to solve its conflict with the PA.Channel 10 News, 15/09/2016 00:39
Washington aware of Russia's peace efforts

Washington aware of Russia's peace efforts

State Department deputy spokesman says the U.S. is "closely following" Russia's efforts to host a meeting between Netanyahu and Abbas.Nitsan Keidar, 08/09/2016 00:15
Report: Israel agrees to peace summit

Report: Israel agrees to peace summit

Jordanian newspaper reports that Israel agreed to an American-initiated peace summit with the PA, but the PA is placing preconditions.Elad Benari, 29/08/2016 01:16
Israelis, Palestinians oppose bilateral peace plan

Israelis, Palestinians oppose bilateral peace plan

Most Israelis and Palestinians oppose the kind of peace deal that has been under negotiation in the past, a new poll found.Andrew Tobin, 23/08/2016 01:01
Interfaith teens visit Capitol Hill

Interfaith teens visit Capitol Hill

28 Muslim, Christian and Jewish teenagers from Jerusalem and the United States encourage peace between Israel and the Palestinians.JTA, 03/08/2016 04:56
Democrats seek unity on Israel, but cracks showing

Democrats seek unity on Israel, but cracks showing

Cracks are showing on one issue that Democrats have long been united on: The Israeli-Palestinian conflict.Ben Sales, 27/07/2016 02:25
Egypt wants to host direct Israel-PA talks

Egypt wants to host direct Israel-PA talks

Following Egyptian Foreign Minister's visit to Israel, officials say Egypt wants to host direct talks between Israel and the PA in Cairo.Ben Ariel, 11/07/2016 06:16
Kahlon hints resumption of peace talks is imminent

Kahlon hints resumption of peace talks is imminent

Finance Minister says rumors about resumption of Israel-PA talks hold more water than some think.Hezki Baruch, 02/06/2016 03:43
Sanders: Take the Palestinians into account too

Sanders: Take the Palestinians into account too

Democratic presidential candidate says he supports Israel’s right to exist, but stresses the Palestinians must also be considered.Elad Benari, 30/05/2016 00:16
Report: Arabs willing to change peace initiative

Report: Arabs willing to change peace initiative

Saudi Arabia, the Gulf states, Jordan and Egypt reportedly prepared to change their attitude towards Israel in exchange for peace with PA.Ben Ariel, Canada, 21/05/2016 01:01
Egyptian President pushes PA-Israel peace talks

Egyptian President pushes PA-Israel peace talks

Israel-PA peace deal could be 'more important' than Israel-Egypt deal, President Sisi insists.Hezki Baruch, 17/05/2016 16:42
Erekat: Kerry will attend French peace summit

Erekat: Kerry will attend French peace summit

PLO chief negotiator says that despite being reluctant to support the French peace initiative, Kerry will attend a May 30 summit in Paris.Elad Benari, 17/05/2016 02:15
U.S. reluctant to support French initiative

U.S. reluctant to support French initiative

State Department unable to say whether Kerry will attend France's international summit aimed at solving Israel-PA conflict.Ben Ariel, 12/05/2016 01:14
Trump: I'd love to broker an Israel-PA peace deal

Trump: I'd love to broker an Israel-PA peace deal

Republican presidential frontrunner says an Israel-Palestinian would be a “beauty”.Ben Ariel, 03/05/2016 05:16
Jordan's FM discusses peace talks with Kerry

Jordan's FM discusses peace talks with Kerry

Jordan’s Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh calls for peace talks resulting in viable and independent Palestinian state.Ben Ariel, 02/05/2016 05:46
Abbas blasts Israel at UN climate summit

Abbas blasts Israel at UN climate summit

Ambassador Danny Danon says PA chairman is spreading hatred, after Abbas claims "Israeli occupation" is ruining the environment.Elad Benari, Canada, 22/04/2016 22:59
French FM: Only the 'two-state solution' will work

French FM: Only the 'two-state solution' will work

French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault says international summit must result in guarantees and not declarations.Elad Benari, 22/04/2016 06:16
Putin tells Abbas he backs Israel-PA peace efforts

Putin tells Abbas he backs Israel-PA peace efforts

Russian President meets PA chairman in Moscow, backs efforts aimed at facilitating the Middle East peace process.Ben Ariel, 19/04/2016 05:12
Biden not expecting peace breakthrough

Biden not expecting peace breakthrough

Vice President who starts a five-day visit to the region isn't expecting major breakthroughs in Israel-PA talks.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/03/2016 23:11
Obama: Give hope to Israelis and Palestinians

Obama: Give hope to Israelis and Palestinians

President Obama, meeting Jordan's King, calls for a solution to the decades old Israeli-Palestinian conflict.Ben Ariel, 25/02/2016 05:47
PA confirms economic talks with Israel

PA confirms economic talks with Israel

PA Finance Minister confirms he met Israeli counterpart Kahlon to discuss an economic agreement to boost the PA economy.Elad Benari, 24/02/2016 05:14
Report: Israel to assist PA economically

Report: Israel to assist PA economically

Kahlon reportedly putting together a series of economic measures to help alleviate the pressure on the Palestinian population.Ben Ariel, 22/02/2016 03:13
Israel: PA doesn't want peace

Israel: PA doesn't want peace

Israeli officials respond to PA Foreign Minister's declaration that there will "never" be direct talks with Israel again.Nitsan Keidar and Elad Benari, 16/02/2016 01:12
Ban 'ashamed' at lack of progress in peace talks

Ban 'ashamed' at lack of progress in peace talks

Days after repeatedly attacking Israel, UN chief says he is working for benefit of the people in the region.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/02/2016 22:32
Abbas: Israel wants to continue the 'occupation'

Abbas: Israel wants to continue the 'occupation'

PA chairman blasts Israel in speech marking Fatah's anniversary, blames Jewish state for the failure to achieve peace.Elad Benari, 01/01/2016 03:12
Erekat: 'Settlers' are behaving like ISIS

Erekat: 'Settlers' are behaving like ISIS

PLO secretary general accuses Jewish residents of Judea and Samaria of carrying out ISIS-like crimes against Palestinians.Dalit Halevi, 20/12/2015 02:05
Rivlin: Take steps to improve Arabs' lives

Rivlin: Take steps to improve Arabs' lives

Israeli President says there is no solution to conflict with the PA, but Israel should take steps to improve the situation regardless.Ben Ariel, 09/12/2015 04:12
Netanyahu: Handshake with Abbas part of protocol

Netanyahu: Handshake with Abbas part of protocol

Netanyahu tells reporters his handshake with Abbas was part of diplomatic protocol, but stresses he is not hoping for PA's downfall.Ben Ariel, 01/12/2015 04:15
Abbas blames Israel for PA's ecological problems

Abbas blames Israel for PA's ecological problems

PA chairman attacks Israel at climate conference, claims it is destroying the PA's natural resources.Dalit Halevi, 01/12/2015 01:15
Netanyahu, Abbas shake hands for the first time

Netanyahu, Abbas shake hands for the first time

What terror war? Israeli and PA leaders act cordially during UN conference in Paris.Tova Dvorin, 30/11/2015 16:06
Mogherini calls for concrete steps to end violence

Mogherini calls for concrete steps to end violence

EU foreign policy chief meets PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas to discuss ongoing violence between Israelis and Palestinians.Ben Ariel, 27/10/2015 05:46
Barak Calls for Unilateral Steps

Barak Calls for Unilateral Steps

Former PM says the Israeli government should take unilateral steps to establish a Palestinian state if the PA refuses to talk.Ido Ben Porat, 29/05/2015 05:12
Motti Yogev: Annex PA, Give Arabs Limited Autonomy

Motti Yogev: Annex PA, Give Arabs Limited Autonomy

MK proposes 'new vision' for Israel which includes eradicating the idea of a two-state solution, give Israel greater control over security.Nitzan Keidar, 19/05/2015 12:33
Peace Talks: Now in the Hands of Silvan Shalom

Peace Talks: Now in the Hands of Silvan Shalom

Shalom responsible for US-Israel relations as well; move sparks opposition from PA and tension within Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2015 19:32
Israel Transfers Frozen PA Tax Funds

Israel Transfers Frozen PA Tax Funds

$460K transferred to PA despite its successful bid to the ICC; Ramallah claims to be using the money to pay gov't workers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2015 22:59
PA Approaches Hamas, Islamic Jihad After Elections

PA Approaches Hamas, Islamic Jihad After Elections

PLO condemns Netanyahu as 'racist' in post-elections meeting, pledges to fight harder against the Jewish state.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 21/03/2015 19:56
Abbas: We Have to 'Reexamine' Ties with Israel

Abbas: We Have to 'Reexamine' Ties with Israel

PA chairman blasts Israel for withholding tax revenues, says the PA must reexamine ties with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 13/03/2015 22:26
Carter: 'Palestinian Problem' Behind Paris Attacks

Carter: 'Palestinian Problem' Behind Paris Attacks

Former President Jimmy Carter suggests there was a link between the Paris terrorist attack and the conflict between Israelis and Arabs.Elad Benari, 14/01/2015 00:15