“As of now, we only know that he is planning to oversee the distribution of funds to poor families. We will not know any other details until after he arrives.”
Israel waited 12 hours to deny an agreement. Abbas talked with Mashaal while Shin Bet busted coup plot.
Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal and Fatah and PA leader Mahmoud Abbas are set to meet Thursday in Qatar.
Kerry is consistent. He has talked so much and promised so much that, like the peace process, his ceasefire delivered nothing.
Qatar "loaned" the Palestinian Authority $100 million dollars today...
Gaza-based Hamas PM Ismail Haniyeh is traveling to Mecca for the annual Hajj pilgrimage -- and then to Doha and Ankara.
Israelis may have to blame Qatar for the current round of lethal rocket fire, if a report published in Arab media is true.
The list of Hamas names appears to have been supplied by Israel.
Iran, a member of OPEC, is not as worried about the plummeting price of crude oil as its regional neighbors -- it has other sources of income.
Newly released documents from Osama Bin Laden's hideout show he was trying to create more structure in Al Qaeda.
Qatar sent Israel – via the United Nations – enough money for six months’ worth of increased fuel for Gaza’s power plant.
The Palestinian Authority may not let the fuel trucks into Gaza.
Today the Jordanian airbase is operating at “four to five times what the space was originally intended to support.”
Hamas continues to reach out to fellow radical Islamists following the fall of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt.
A new regional Gulf navy and police force is formed by six Gulf nations to fight terror and crime.
We're waiting to hear back if there will be a cease fire this afternoon. The terms grant Hamas political legitimacy.
Outgoing President Shimon Peres thanks UN leader Ban Ki-moon but warns it is time to stop ignoring Hamas terrorism and help Israel.
Qatar funds both Hamas and the Brookings Institution. Martin Indyk is a head honcho at Brookings.
MK who fled Israel reappears; Hamas conditions include re-releasing all Shalit prisoners, opening Gaza port
Reconstruction in Gaza won't even begin until the start of winter, says a Palestinian Authority official.
The US signs an agreement with Turkey at the U.S. Embassy to train, arm and equip five thousand moderate Syrian opposition forces.
Israelis hold their breath Monday as the IDF begins a 7-hour humanitarian cease fire on Day 28 of Operation Protective Edge.
Turkey has offered to host the Egyptian leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood after their eviction from Qatar.
The Fatah–Hamas conflict of 2006–07, a.k.a. the Palestinian Civil War, resulted in 600 deaths and the split of the PA in 2007.
It turns out Hamas is worried about bad press from the obvious comparisons to ISIS.