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Palestinian Authority Slams US Peace Effort But Quietly Cooperates

Erekat: “The U.S. cannot be a mediator or partner in the peace process unless it withdraws its recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, because it makes no sense for Palestine to be without East Jerusalem as its capital."

Trump Asked Netanyahu Bluntly: Do You Really Want Peace?

Call it the art of the deal or call it simply Trump's impatience with politeness and protocol – he did pop the question.

Abbas: Palestinians and Jordanians are One People in Two States – Jordan and Palestine.

It would be a real eye opener for the 83-year-old Abbas should Trump keep his word and come over in May to inaugurate the new American embassy in Jerusalem.

Trump’s New NSA Is Settlement Enterprise’s Best Friend

The Bolton appointment presents the Israeli right with a window of opportunity for swift changes in Judea, Samaria and Gaza – a window which may be as narrow as a mere few months.

Greenblatt Begging Abusive Abbas to Return to Negotiations

Greenblatt's choice not to declare that the Abbas slur effectively disqualified him from joining the negotiations table was described by King Solomon: "As a dog returns to its vomit, so fools repeat their folly."

Cognitive Dissonance: INSS Recommends 2-State Solution While Admitting Inevitable Hamas Takeover

It is disheartening that recommendations for the preservation of Israel's "Zionist vision of a Jewish, democratic, secure, and ethical state" while ignoring Hamas' Hitlerist designs on the Jewish State's very existence.

Hanegbi Confirms Qatari-Israeli Diplomats Discussing Ways to Improve Life in Gaza

Last week, Qatar attended the Gaza Conference hosted by the White House, as did Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, and Israel.

Netanyahu: ‘Palestinians Want a State Instead of Israel — That’s Not Peace’

"But out of this curse comes a blessing ... Because of the growing danger of Iran ... virtually all the Arab countries, no longer see Israel as their enemy, but as their vital ally in countering the threat of militant Islam."

Yesha Council Alternative DC Conference Calling for Israeli Sovereignty

Four hundred participants packed the event to support Judea and Samaria in face of delegitimization and boycotts, organized by YESHA Council.

Israeli Right Attacks AIPAC’s ‘Obsolete’ Two State Solution

"We urge you, the honorable AIPAC leadership and members, to revise you policy and mold your vision taking into account lessons of the past, existing realities and the will of the people of Israel."

Trump Warns ‘No Peace If Palestinians Don’t Come to the Table’

"That would be a great thing for the world, it would be a great thing for this country, and for everybody, so we’re working very hard on it – and we have a shot at doing it."

Settlers’ Leader ‘Astounded’ at AIPAC CEO’s Call for Palestinian State

"We must all work for that, toward that future, two states for two peoples: one Jewish with secure and defensible borders and one Palestinian with its own flag and its own future."

US Consulate in Jerusalem Issues ‘Anti-American Demonstration Alert’

In addition, the Consulate General urged citizens to "avoid the areas of the protests/demonstrations, exercise caution if unexpectedly in the vicinity of large gatherings or protests, monitor local media and keep a low profile."

Nikki Haley: Trump’s Peace Plan Almost Ready, Y’all Not Gonna’ Love It

“It's hard for me to see how they would want” a single state, which is why both sides "are pushing toward a two-state” solution.

‘Detained Congressmen’s Visit Focused on Jerusalem, Sovereignty, Security

Before this article went to press, Congressmen Tipton and McKinley were detained by Israeli police for daring to pick up an olive branch which...

Israel’s Finance Minister Tells Palestinian Authority ‘US Needed for Peace Talks’

Kahlon called on the Palestinian Authority to return to negotiations under U.S. auspices, saying, “The Americans are the only fair mediators in the region.”

Netanyahu: Abbas Continues to Run Away from Peace

Abbas practically ran from the chamber after he finished delivering his address to the world body, without waiting to hear responses from the UNSC members.

Full Transcript: Danon to Abbas at UN Security Council, ‘No Longer Part of the...

"For thousands of years, Jerusalem has been the heart and soul of our people... and it will remain the undivided capital of the State of Israel forever.”

Haley to Abbas at UN Security Council: Negotiators Ready, But We Will Not Chase...

"I will decline the advice I was recently given by your top negotiator, Saeb Erekat. I will not shut up. Rather, I will respectfully speak some hard truths."

Full Transcript: Abbas Urges UN Security Council to Recognize ‘State of Palestine,’ Hand Over...

Mahmoud Abbas outlined in his speech the necessary "outcomes" of any peace conference the Palestinian Authority is willing to attend.

Palestinian Authority’s Abbas Prepares for Speech at UN Security Council

Abbas spokesman Rudeina said the speech will send a message that "justice, peace and land are the only way to a secure, stable and prosperous Middle East, free from all forms of terrorism.”

Putin to Abbas: Trump Says Hi

Monday saw an awkward turn in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's and President Donald Trump's "friends for ever" relationship, and a turn on a dime by Trump in his relationship with Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.

Netanyahu Claims He Discussed Annexing Settlements with US

But Netanyahu “did not present the United States with specific annexation proposals, and in any case the United States did not give its consent to the proposals.”

Trump Says Israel Has to be ‘Very Careful’ With Settlements,’Watch and See’ on Iran

“I don't know frankly if we are going to even have talks, we will see what happens, but I think it is very foolish for the Palestinians and I also think it would be very foolish for the Israelis if they don't make a deal."

Netanyahu Corrects German Foreign Minister: Israel Will Control Security West of the Jordan, Two-State...

"We will control security west of the Jordan. Whether or not it’s defined as a state when we have the military control, is another matter. But I’d rather not discuss labels but substance.”

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