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Report: PA submits counter-proposal to 'Deal of the Century'

Report: PA submits counter-proposal to 'Deal of the Century'

PA Prime Minister says he submitted peace plan to the Quartet calling for demilitarized Arab state in almost all of Judea and Samaria.Gary Willig, 09/06/2020 16:00
Trump envoy to arrive in Israel

Trump envoy to arrive in Israel

U.S. special envoy Jason Greenblatt to arrive in Israel on Wednesday for meeting of Quartet envoys.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2018 04:07
Quartet concerned over violence in Jerusalem

Quartet concerned over violence in Jerusalem

Middle East quartet calls on all sides to "demonstrate maximum restraint."Ben Ariel, 23/07/2017 06:09
Quartet expresses concern over Gaza

Quartet expresses concern over Gaza

Members of the Middle East Quartet meet in Jerusalem, express concern over the humanitarian situation in Gaza.Ben Ariel, 14/07/2017 04:42
Israel to France: Don't push us

Israel to France: Don't push us

PM Netanyahu's envoys warn France not to advance initiatives against Israel's official policy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2016 14:23
Quartet: 'Settlements' are an obstacle to peace

Quartet: 'Settlements' are an obstacle to peace

Middle East Quartet yet again blasts Israeli communities in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/09/2016 21:06
I don't know

I don't know

The title is probably a sentence we all should be saying and hearing more often than we do.Rabbi Berel Wein, 01/08/2016 23:31
Abbas emasculates Quartet, humiliates UN and EU

Abbas emasculates Quartet, humiliates UN and EU

Abbas refused to accept the Quartet Report criticizing him - instead of only Israel. David Singer, 25/07/2016 07:40
Arab nations: Quartet report biased

Arab nations: Quartet report biased

Arab nations call on Security Council not to endorse Quartet report because the Palestinians view it as biased in favor of Israel.Ben Ariel, 13/07/2016 05:45
UN envoy: Two-state solution is 'slipping away'

UN envoy: Two-state solution is 'slipping away'

UN's Middle East envoy Nickolay Mladenov calls on Israel and the PA to implement Quartet report.Elad Benari, 04/07/2016 06:14
Danon: Quartet report is proof of PA's incitement

Danon: Quartet report is proof of PA's incitement

Israel's UN Ambassador reacts to Quartet report which criticized Israel but also the PA's incitement to terrorism against Israelis.Elad Benari, Canada, 02/07/2016 02:09
Netanyahu rejects equating terrorism, construction

Netanyahu rejects equating terrorism, construction

Netanyahu responds to Quartet report, rejects its attempt to equate Palestinian terrorism with construction in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/07/2016 22:43
Quartet blasts incitement but also 'settlements'

Quartet blasts incitement but also 'settlements'

As anticipated, Middle East Quartet criticizes both Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria as well as the PA's incitement to terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2016 20:23
Kerry leaves for Rome to meet Netanyahu

Kerry leaves for Rome to meet Netanyahu

Meeting between PM and Secretary of State expected to deal with Quartet report criticizing Israel.Ben Ariel, 26/06/2016 06:11
Officials: 'Nothing new' in Quartet report

Officials: 'Nothing new' in Quartet report

European officials say Quartet report expected to criticize Israel will not include any criticism that hasn't been sounded in the past.Nitsan Keidar, 24/06/2016 02:14
Netanyahu, Kerry to meet as peace push continues

Netanyahu, Kerry to meet as peace push continues

Netanyahu and Kerry to meet against the backdrop of French peace initiative and a Quartet report criticizing Israel.Ben Ariel, 20/06/2016 05:13
PM's office denies cooperation with Quartet report

PM's office denies cooperation with Quartet report

PMO denies Israel agreed to cooperate with the process of compiling a report on the freeze in the peace process.Ben Ariel, 14/02/2016 03:21
Quartet to compile a report on peace talks

Quartet to compile a report on peace talks

Quartet to formulate a report with recommendations for measures to end the escalation of violence and promote a two-state solution.Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/02/2016 23:21
Mogherini urges Netanyahu, Abbas to meet Quartet

Mogherini urges Netanyahu, Abbas to meet Quartet

EU foreign policy chief urges Israeli, PA leaders to meet Quartet envoys in order to restore peace talks.Ben Ariel, 28/10/2015 01:14
Erekat Accuses Quartet of Caving in to Israel

Erekat Accuses Quartet of Caving in to Israel

PA chief negotiator says Quartet gave in to Israeli dictates by postponing a scheduled visit to Ramallah and Jerusalem this week.Ben Ariel, 16/10/2015 05:16
Quartet Cancels Visit at Netanyahu's Request

Quartet Cancels Visit at Netanyahu's Request

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu requests that Quartet delegation cancel visit due to sensitive security situation.Ben Ariel, 13/10/2015 06:13
PM: Israelis 'Frustrated' With PA Intransigence

PM: Israelis 'Frustrated' With PA Intransigence

At a meeting with EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, Prime Minister Netanyahu said Israelis were 'frustrated.'Yaakov Levi, 01/10/2015 08:06
Quartet to Resume Efforts to Renew Peace Talks

Quartet to Resume Efforts to Renew Peace Talks

Quartet says it will try to get Israel and the PA to resume peace talks, this time with the help of Arab states.Elad Benari, 01/10/2015 06:13
Quartet, Arab Invited to Restart Peace Talks

Quartet, Arab Invited to Restart Peace Talks

Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia to be involved in international efforts to 'solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.'Arutz Sheva North America, 04/09/2015 22:01
Netanyahu Thanks Tony Blair for Quartet Service

Netanyahu Thanks Tony Blair for Quartet Service

Prime Minister thanks former British Prime Minister for making efforts to 'advance peace in the region.'Tova Dvorin, 27/05/2015 21:58
Tony Blair Stepping Down from 'Peace Quartet'

Tony Blair Stepping Down from 'Peace Quartet'

Former British PM hands in resignation letter after eight years, says he will continue to work for 'two state solution' informally.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2015 18:16
U.S. Denies Blair Being Pushed Out of Quartet

U.S. Denies Blair Being Pushed Out of Quartet

State Department spokeswoman says reports that former British PM is leaving Quartet are "incorrect".Elad Benari, 17/03/2015 04:14
Report: Blair to Step Back as Quartet's Envoy

Report: Blair to Step Back as Quartet's Envoy

Former British PM reportedly has recognized that a frontline role in the Quartet is no longer tenable.Elad Benari, 16/03/2015 00:16
Quartet Calls for Resumption of Peace Talks

Quartet Calls for Resumption of Peace Talks

The Middle East Quartet urges Israel and PA to avoid actions that "undermine efforts" to resolve their longstanding conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/02/2015 04:42
Mogherini Calls for 'Fresh Look' at Peace Talks

Mogherini Calls for 'Fresh Look' at Peace Talks

EU's foreign policy chief calls for new ways to revive the frozen peace talks between Israel and the PA, suggests the Quartet should expand.Elad Benari, 21/01/2015 03:14
Quartet to Meet to Discuss Israel-PA Peace

Quartet to Meet to Discuss Israel-PA Peace

Envoys from the United States, European Union, United Nations and Russia will meet January 26 to discuss stalled peace process.Ben Ariel, 16/01/2015 02:14
Blair Attempts to Reason with Hamas Over Abduction

Blair Attempts to Reason with Hamas Over Abduction

'The only way this is going to work is if all violence stops,' Quartet envoy states, in meeting with Netanyahu.Tova Dvorin, 17/06/2014 18:01
Ashton to Discuss Israel-PA Peace with Quartet

Ashton to Discuss Israel-PA Peace with Quartet

EU foreign affairs head Catherine Ashton calls for "bold decisions" in the Israel-PA peace process.Elad Benari, Canada, 31/01/2014 22:42
Quartet: Don't 'Undermine' the Talks

Quartet: Don't 'Undermine' the Talks

The Quartet issues a joint call on Israel and the Palestinian Authority not to "undermine trust" as they embark on peace talks.Elad Benari, 31/07/2013 02:13
 Blair, US Disagree as Assad Gains on Rebels

Blair, US Disagree as Assad Gains on Rebels

Quartet envoy Tony Blair, US officials disagree on how to deal with Syria as Pres. Assad gains on increasingly fragmented opposition forces.Chana Ya'ar, 08/07/2013 14:46
Russia: Quartet is 'Insufficient'

Russia: Quartet is 'Insufficient'

The Middle East Quartet is an "insufficient" format for long-term resolution of the Arab-Israel conflict, said Russia's Foreign Minister.Rachel Hirshfeld , 23/11/2012 12:43
Quartet to Meet, Discuss Stalled Peace Process

Quartet to Meet, Discuss Stalled Peace Process

Members of the Quartet will meet in New York, after recent failed attempts to revive peace talks between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 12/03/2012 06:13
PA Rejects Maaleh Adumim, Gush Etzion as Israeli

PA Rejects Maaleh Adumim, Gush Etzion as Israeli

The PA has ditched any Quartet hopes for a negotiated peace with Israel and rejects Jewish sovereignty over “settlement blocs.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 20/02/2012 12:58
Netanyahu Hopes PA Heads 'Come to Their Senses'

Netanyahu Hopes PA Heads 'Come to Their Senses'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu says he hopes Palestinian Authority officials "come to their senses so we can move forward."Chana Ya'ar, 29/01/2012 15:28
PLO Refuses More Meetings with Israel

PLO Refuses More Meetings with Israel

The PLO has refused to continue talks with Israel after five meetings in Amman between the PA and Israeli negotiators.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 25/01/2012 11:07
Report: Erekat Urges Israel to Free Dweik

Report: Erekat Urges Israel to Free Dweik

Talks Saturday between Israel's Yitzchak Molcho and PA's Saeb Erekat reportedly focused on the arrest of Hamas lawmaker Aziz Dweik. Chana Ya'ar, 22/01/2012 17:22
Arab Expert: Abbas Fears Assassination

Arab Expert: Abbas Fears Assassination

Director of the Center of Palestine Studies in the UAE says PA chief taking part in negotiations to avoid Arafat's fate.Gil Ronen, 17/01/2012 09:03
Israel-PA Talks Resume in Amman, Round 3

Israel-PA Talks Resume in Amman, Round 3

The third round of Israeli-PA talks resumed in Amman Saturday night amid speculation as to whether the process will continue.Chana Ya'ar, 15/01/2012 14:22
2nd Round Israel-PA Talks Ends in Amman

2nd Round Israel-PA Talks Ends in Amman

The second round of talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority has ended in the Jordanian capital, with no apparent progress.Chana Ya'ar, 10/01/2012 01:10
Barghouti: Peace Talks are Like a Dead Body

Barghouti: Peace Talks are Like a Dead Body

While the Quartet is thrilled over Tuesday’s peace talks, popular PA terrorist Barghouti says one cannot breathe life into a dead body. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 04/01/2012 14:15
Israeli, PA Delegates to Meet Again Next Week

Israeli, PA Delegates to Meet Again Next Week

Israeli and PA negotiators end "positive" meeting in Jordan, agree to meet again next week.Elad Benari, 04/01/2012 05:14
Peres: Quartet Intervention Doomed

Peres: Quartet Intervention Doomed

The Quartet’s intervention in the peace process is doomed; the Palestinian Authority and Israel will return to direct talks, Peres says. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 03/01/2012 17:25
Hamas to PA: Abandon Talks with Israel

Hamas to PA: Abandon Talks with Israel

Hamas has called on the PA to abandon talks with Israel, set to resume Tuesday in Amman for the first time in 15 months. Chana Ya'ar, 02/01/2012 22:24
Abbas: All Options on Table Unless Israel Concedes

Abbas: All Options on Table Unless Israel Concedes

Abbas delivers a cryptic message on the eve of PA-Israeli talks in Jordan. “All options are on the table,” but no renewal of the Intifada. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 02/01/2012 13:56
Israel Blames PA for Lack of Progress in Peace

Israel Blames PA for Lack of Progress in Peace

Israel says it offered the PA face-to-face talks but longtime negotiator Erakat refused.Elad Benari, 12/12/2011 13:13
'Peace Talks' Continue in Reverse

'Peace Talks' Continue in Reverse

The Quartet continues to go through the motions of “peace talks” even though Abbas has publicly dismissed them as being irrelevant. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 07/12/2011 12:10
Quartet: Israel, PA Agree to Make Proposals

Quartet: Israel, PA Agree to Make Proposals

Following separate meetings with PA and Israeli officials, Quartet says sides are ready to make proposals to advance talks.Elad Benari, 27/10/2011 08:25
Quartet in Jerusalem to Sound of One Hand Clapping

Quartet in Jerusalem to Sound of One Hand Clapping

Tony Blair heads a Quartet meeting with the PA and Israel – separately – to revive talks that no one wants because of pre-conditions. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 26/10/2011 18:17
Quartet to Meet on Restarting Israel-PA Talks

Quartet to Meet on Restarting Israel-PA Talks

Despite the PA's rejection of its proposal, the Quartet will again meet to discuss ways to restart talks between Israel and the PA. David Lev, 09/10/2011 07:47
PA Reiterates: Settlement Freeze or No Talks

PA Reiterates: Settlement Freeze or No Talks

After Israel accepts Quartet's plan, the PA refuses, calls Israel to halt construction in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 03/10/2011 04:46
Israel Formally Accepts Quartet Plan for PA Talks

Israel Formally Accepts Quartet Plan for PA Talks

The State of Israel has formally accepted a plan by the Quartet to restart final status negotiations with the Palestinian Authority. Chana Ya'ar, 02/10/2011 14:38
MK Katz: Netanyahu Revealing His New Positions

MK Katz: Netanyahu Revealing His New Positions

MK Katz responds to Netanyahu's intention to return to peace negotiations, calls Land of Israel activists in Likud to leave the party.Elad Benari, Canada, 28/09/2011 20:53