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Israel Palestine Talks

Livni: Israel Will Make 'Dramatic Decisions' In Peace Talks

AP | IAN DEITCH | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel will make "dramatic decisions" to reach a final peace agreement that will end the conflict with the Palestinians, Israel's ch...

Four Rules for Israeli-Palestinian Peace Talks

Alaa Tartir | Posted 10.19.2013 | World
Alaa Tartir

I have never been a peace negotiator, but as someone who will be profoundly affected by Israeli-Palestinian negotiations, I feel compelled to suggest basic rules of thumb for Palestinian negotiators. Otherwise a bleak future will be imposed on the youth of Palestine.

Will Palestinian Negotiations Tactics Work?

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 07.09.2013 | World
Daoud Kuttab

One of the hardest decisions that a political leader has to take is when to engage in negotiations and when to refrain. This has been the dilemma faci...

Israeli, Palestinian Leaders May Meet Next Week

AP | IAN DEITCH | Posted 08.27.2012 | World

JERUSALEM — An Israeli military court on Wednesday convicted a Hamas militant on charges of masterminding suicide bomb attacks that killed dozen...

Reexamining the Arab Peace Initiative

Michael Sharnoff | Posted 03.25.2012 | World
Michael Sharnoff

While the Middle East Quartet may extend this deadline to continue negotiations, it appears this would have little effect in formulating any comprehensive agreement. Neither side genuinely believes a breakthrough will occur.

The Path to Palestinian Statehood

Steve Sheffey | Posted 01.29.2012 | World
Steve Sheffey

Nothing would do more to undercut the credibility of those who oppose a two-state solution than for the Palestinian Authority to enter into unconditional negotiations with Israel.

Israel: We Won't Share Jerusalem

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel's leader on Sunday dismissed a call from a key government partner to share the holy city of Jerusalem with the Palestinians, ...

Israel, U.S. Debate Who Is More Distracted During Peace Talks

AP | TIA GOLDENBERG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel's defense minister claimed Tuesday that the WikiLeaks crisis was distracting Washington from efforts to restart Mideast peace...

New Hope Possible For Israeli-Palestinian Peace Talks

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel's prime minister on Sunday proposed nonstop, face-to-face talks with the Palestinian president until a peace agreement is rea...

Palestinian President Holds Rare Meeting With Israelis

AP | KARIN LAUB and MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas held a rare meeting Sunday with dozens of Israeli lawmakers, ex-generals and peace act...

Abbas Says He Won't Resume Talks With Netanyahu

Jerusalem Post | KHALED ABU TOAMEH AND HAVIV RETTIG GUR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas reiterated on Sunday his refusal to resume peace talks with Israel unless Binyamin Netanyahu's governmen...