Mideast Peace Talk | featured news

In Memoir, Ex-Premier Says Israel and Palestine Were Close to Deal in ’09

Ehud Olmert says Mahmoud Abbas’s hesitation, his own legal troubles and the Israeli war in Gaza scotched a potential deal two years ago.


Palestinians Deny Leaked Reports on Peace Process

Documents said to have come from peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians indicate that the Palestinians were prepared to compromise on Jerusalem and refugees.


New York Times says Afghan Taliban "leader" in its report a fake

New York Times says Afghan Taliban

The New York Times said on Tuesday that a man it had described as a "Taliban leader" who had taken part in "secret peace talks" with the Afghan government was in fact an impostor.


Abbas: No talks without Jerusalem freeze

The Palestinian president warned on Sunday that he would not accept a U.S. proposal for resuming peace talks unless Israel stops building homes for Jews in disputed east Jerusalem.


Netanyahu Agrees to Push Freeze on New Settlements

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel presented to his cabinet a a plan to freeze West Bank settlement construction with the hope of luring the Palestinians back to talks.


Palestinians Call for Suspension of Talks

Palestinians Call for Suspension of Talks

The Palestinian leadership called for the suspension of negotiations until Israel halts building in Jewish settlements in the West Bank.


US, Palestinian Talks End with No Word of a Settlement Agreement

U.S. special envoy George Mitchell is extending his stay in the Middle East as he works to avert a collapse of the month-old Middle East peace talks.


Abbas says settlements block Mideast peace deal

Abbas says settlements block Mideast peace deal

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Saturday there will be no peace deal with Israel unless the Jewish state stops settlement construction ...


Compromise may unsnarl Mideast talks

A compromise could be in the works for the Middle East peace talks to overcome the looming stalemate over renewed construction of settlements by the Israelis, diplomatic sources tell CNN.


Obama presses leaders on Mideast peace

President Obama called on fellow world leaders Thursday to back up his efforts for Mideast peace, and he challenged Iran on its nuclear prog ...


Subscribe to this RSS topic: Syndicate content