Morocco's government casts a shadow over Trump's peace plan

Morocco's government casts a shadow over Trump's peace plan

Morocco backing negotiations on Trump Peace Plan could help end the Arab-Jewish conflict. Op-ed.David Singer, 12/31/2020, 5:00 PM
PA official: Tripartite move to support international peace conference

PA official: Tripartite move to support international peace conference

PA envoy says there is a joint Palestinian-Egyptian-Jordanian move to support international peace conference.Elad Benari, 12/21/2020, 6:06 AM
Egypt working to advance peace process

Egypt working to advance peace process

Egyptian Foreign Minister says Cairo is working to prevent Israel from taking "unilateral measures" that will not build trust.Dalit Halevi, 12/20/2020, 2:51 AM
Hanukkah miracle: No cell phones while candles burn - and peace with more Arab states

Hanukkah miracle: No cell phones while candles burn - and peace with more Arab states

One homebased miracle if it happens, and one foreign affairs miracle. Both seemed impossible once.Sivan Rahav-Meir, 12/13/2020, 11:59 PM
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, 11/30/2020, 6:34 AM
PA official: We're ready to renew direct negotiations with Israel

PA official: We're ready to renew direct negotiations with Israel

PA “foreign minister”: We're ready to renew talks with Israel if they are based on respect for UN resolutions.Elad Benari, 11/27/2020, 5:11 AM
Abbas spokesman: Willing to resume talks with Israel

Abbas spokesman: Willing to resume talks with Israel

PA chairman's spokesman responds to Gantz: We're ready to return to the negotiations based on international legitimacy.Elad Benari, 11/12/2020, 6:36 AM
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, 11/12/2020, 2:02 AM
PA official to UN: Rescue the peace process

PA official to UN: Rescue the peace process

PA “foreign minister” urges Security Council to hold international peace conference.Elad Benari, 10/27/2020, 6:03 AM
PA urges EU to play role in peace process

PA urges EU to play role in peace process

PA cabinet leader urges EU to recognize an independent Palestinian state and play role in future political process.Elad Benari, 10/13/2020, 6:21 AM
PA starts steps towards international peace conference

PA starts steps towards international peace conference

PA envoy to the UN says PA holding consultations with UN chief and some countries to prepare for international conference.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2020, 12:09 AM
Abbas calls for international peace conference next year

Abbas calls for international peace conference next year

In address to UN, PA chairman asks UN Secretary-General to convene a conference which will have authority to launch a peace process.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/25/2020, 8:22 PM
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, 9/25/2020, 6:42 AM
Russia: Peace can't be secured without resolving Israel-PA conflict

Russia: Peace can't be secured without resolving Israel-PA conflict

Russia notes "progress" in normalization of ties between Israel and Arab countries, but says "the Palestinian problem remains acute."Elad Benari, 9/18/2020, 6:35 AM
Hamas and Fatah underline rejection of Israel-UAE deal

Hamas and Fatah underline rejection of Israel-UAE deal

Abbas at virtual conference attended by Hamas leader: We will never accept the United States as the sole mediator for negotiations.Ben Ariel, 9/4/2020, 6:35 AM
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, 9/2/2020, 5:18 AM
French President calls for Israel-PA talks

French President calls for Israel-PA talks

French President Emmanuel Macron speaks to PA chairman, says he is determined "to work for peace in the Middle East".Elad Benari, 8/17/2020, 3:08 AM
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, 8/6/2020, 6:36 AM
Abbas: Willing to resume peace talks if sovereignty is retracted

Abbas: Willing to resume peace talks if sovereignty is retracted

PA chairman says he is willing to return to peace negotiations with Israel as soon as it retracts sovereignty plan.Elad Benari, 7/24/2020, 6:05 AM
Abbas: We're willing to resume talks if Israel cancels sovereignty

Abbas: We're willing to resume talks if Israel cancels sovereignty

PA chairman says he is ready to resume stalled peace talks but only if Israel stops its plan to apply sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 7/15/2020, 6:09 AM
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, 7/3/2020, 5:14 AM
PA willing to renew peace talks with Israel

PA willing to renew peace talks with Israel

PA counter-proposal to Trump’s plan says it is prepared to agree to "minor" territorial concessions.Elad Benari, 6/30/2020, 5:12 AM
State Department: Sovereignty should be part of Israel-PA talks

State Department: Sovereignty should be part of Israel-PA talks

State Department spokeswoman says Israeli move to apply sovereignty over Judea and Samaria should be part of talks with PA on Trump plan.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/15/2020, 8:14 PM
PA to push for international peace conference

PA to push for international peace conference

PA to ask Russian President to support international conference for peace in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 4/22/2020, 6:43 AM
Security Council calls for 'two-state solution' to be respected

Security Council calls for 'two-state solution' to be respected

UN Security Council reiterates support for "two-state solution" and stresses need to make an effort to launch credible peace negotiations.Elad Benari, 2/25/2020, 4:06 AM
Abbas asks France to recognize 'Palestine'

Abbas asks France to recognize 'Palestine'

PA chairman meets French President Macron, expresses hope that France and other European countries will recognize a Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 1/23/2020, 5:20 AM
Could 'Deal of the Century' be released before Israel's election?

Could 'Deal of the Century' be released before Israel's election?

Report says Trump administration is considering publishing Israeli-Palestinian peace plan before Israel's elections on March 2.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 5:12 AM
Putin to visit Bethlehem

Putin to visit Bethlehem

Russian President expected to visit Bethlehem next month, meet Abbas.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/27/2019, 10:21 PM
Is this the 'Deal of the Century'?

Is this the 'Deal of the Century'?

Lebanese TV network claims Trump's peace agreement will include the establishment of a "New Palestine" and a shared Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 12/16/2019, 11:30 PM
PA: Convene an international peace conference

PA: Convene an international peace conference

PA cabinet leader calls to abandon bilateral negotiations with Israel and move to multilateral negotiations.Dalit Halevi, 10/31/2019, 5:30 AM
Abbas speaks to new British PM

Abbas speaks to new British PM

PA says Boris Johnson expressed his support for "two-state solution" in phone call with chairman Mahmoud Abbas.Elad Benari, 8/16/2019, 6:36 AM
The Palestinian Arabs are throwing away their last chance

The Palestinian Arabs are throwing away their last chance

What did he think this economic conference was setting out to do? Hand them the whole of Israel on a plate? Barry Shaw, 6/24/2019, 2:31 PM
Sisi: We won't accept anything the Palestinians don't want

Sisi: We won't accept anything the Palestinians don't want

Egyptian President discusses US peace plan, makes clear he will not cede land as part of "Deal of the Century".Elad Benari, 6/3/2019, 3:13 AM
Ambassador Friedman criticizes Obama's Israel approach

Ambassador Friedman criticizes Obama's Israel approach

David Friedman: Unlike Obama, we're not suggesting that Israel return to the bargaining table as a thief returning to the scene of a crime.Ben Ariel, 5/31/2019, 12:37 AM
Russia rejects 'Deal of the Century'

Russia rejects 'Deal of the Century'

Russia says US peace plan attempts to replace peace process with economic incentives.Elad Benari, 5/29/2019, 4:09 AM
Abbas: US peace plan 'will go to hell'

Abbas: US peace plan 'will go to hell'

PA chairman blasts Trump administration's peace plan: Don't sell us illusions.Elad Benari, 5/28/2019, 5:09 AM
PLO calls for boycott of Bahrain conference

PLO calls for boycott of Bahrain conference

PLO Executive Committee calls on world to boycott US-led economic workshop that will be held in Manama next month.Elad Benari, 5/27/2019, 6:06 AM
Jordanian Foreign Minister: End the 'occupation'

Jordanian Foreign Minister: End the 'occupation'

Jordan's Foreign Minister says Israeli-Arab conflict is still the major issue in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 5/27/2019, 5:41 AM
Erekat reiterates: PA won't participate in Bahrain conference

Erekat reiterates: PA won't participate in Bahrain conference

PLO secretary general: Palestine’s full economic potential can only be achieved by ending the Israeli occupation.Elad Benari, 5/23/2019, 4:44 AM
UAE, Saudi Arabia to participate in US-led economic workshop

UAE, Saudi Arabia to participate in US-led economic workshop

United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia will take part in workshop in Bahrain in which part of US peace plan will be presented.Elad Benari, 5/22/2019, 6:42 AM
Bahrain: Economic conference will help Palestinians

Bahrain: Economic conference will help Palestinians

Bahrain says next month's peace conference is aimed at helping PA.Elad Benari, 5/22/2019, 2:37 AM
PA cabinet leader: Only political solution can end conflict

PA cabinet leader: Only political solution can end conflict

Mohammad Shtayyeh says only way to solve conflict with Israel is by ending "occupation" and establishing a Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 5/21/2019, 6:40 AM
Greenblatt: Peace plan is not only economic

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
PA official: US preparing to approve Israel's 'colonialism'

PA official: US preparing to approve Israel's 'colonialism'

PA "foreign minister" blasts Trump peace plan, says world has "left the steering wheel in the hands of a reckless driver".Elad Benari, Canada, 5/18/2019, 1:13 AM
Erekat: Policy of 'occupation' will not bring peace and security

Erekat: Policy of 'occupation' will not bring peace and security

Senior PA official says that only the establishment of the state of "Palestine" will bring about peace.Dalit Halevi, 5/15/2019, 6:08 AM
'Peace plan won't be made public until after Shavuot'

'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
PA: US trying to renew contacts

PA: US trying to renew contacts

PA “foreign minister” Riyad al-Malki: Washington hoping to renew ties, but no Palestinian will accept its peace proposal.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/11/2019, 12:15 AM
Abbas' deputy: We will thwart 'Deal of the Century'

Abbas' deputy: We will thwart 'Deal of the Century'

Fatah official says that the Palestinian people will work to thwart the peace plan initiated by the American administration.Dalit Halevi, 5/6/2019, 5:33 AM
'Deal of the Century? It's the Deal of Shame'

'Deal of the Century? It's the Deal of Shame'

Deputy PA cabinet leader says PA will reject all plans that do not include establishment of Palestinian state.Dalit Halevi, 5/3/2019, 5:38 AM
Kushner: Peace plan will be a 'good starting point'

Kushner: Peace plan will be a 'good starting point'

White House senior adviser says "people will be surprised" by the contents of the US peace plan to be unveiled next month.Elad Benari, 5/3/2019, 2:59 AM
Romney: There's no alternative to the two-state solution

Romney: There's no alternative to the two-state solution

Returning from Middle East tour, Senator Mitt Romney says he sees no alternative to Israeli-PA conflict other than the two-state solution.Elad Benari, 5/2/2019, 6:42 AM
PA: Form coalition against the 'Deal of the Century'

PA: Form coalition against the 'Deal of the Century'

PA cabinet chief threatens to re-examine relations with Israel, including on the diplomatic and security fronts.Dalit Halevi, 4/29/2019, 6:00 AM
Gaza to fight against 'Deal of the Century'

Gaza to fight against 'Deal of the Century'

PA organizations in Gaza, led by Hamas, preparing for struggle to thwart implementation of US peace plan.Dalit Halevi, 4/28/2019, 5:41 AM
Greenblatt: PA could miss an opportunity for peace

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

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
PA to launch campaign against US peace plan

PA to launch campaign against US peace plan

Abbas adviser announces PA will launch campaign to counter Trump's "Deal of the Century".Elad Benari, 4/19/2019, 6:10 AM
Greenblatt to PA cabinet head: Try working with us

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