Netanyahu: Israel will never withdraw from Golan
By Barak Ravid, Haaretz Correspondent Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told a group of Russian-language reporters Thursday that Israel will never withdraw from the Golan Heights. "Remaining on the Golan will ensure Israel has a strategic advantage in ...
Hamas denies immediate announcement of ceasefire with Israel
The Power of the First Impression
Blair says Israel-Palestinian talks must address core issues
Pope Says He Has 'Deep Respect' for Muslims
New York Times, United States
Benedict was greeted at the airport by Jordan's king, Abdullah II, on the first leg of an eight-day trip to Jordan, Israel and the Palestinian territories on which the pontiff's every word and gesture will be scrutinized. In 2006, Benedict offended ...
Video: Raw Video: Pope Arrives in Jordan
Israel presses Pope on Holocaust
Pope arrives in Jordan
Israel urged to back a two-state solution
United Press International
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) speaks with President Shimon Peres during a ceremony at Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem marking Holocaust Remembrance Day on April 21, 2009. Israel marks the annual memorial day commemorating ...
Commerce in a Time of Occupation
Palestinians seek papal pressure on Israel
Israel occupation worse than swine flu: protesters
Lebanon: Another person arrested on suspicion of spying for Israel
Lebanese authorities have arrested another person on suspicion of spying for Israel, following a wave of arrests in the southern part of the country. A Lebanese security sources told AFP that the man was arrested in the town of Bint Jbeil, ...
Lebanon arrests three "Israeli spies"
Israel's secret nuclear weapons and the NPT
Israel has nuclear weapons. The United States supports universal ratification of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. Israel should sign the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treay. QED Right? Not according to some. What should be a simple, logical extension ...
Analysis: Israel sees no reason to sign 'ineffective' NPT
Is Obama Taking on the Israel Lobby?
US wants Israel, India in anti-nuclear arms treaty
Earthtimes (press release)
Washington committed to seeking Syria-Israel deal
By Khaled Yacoub Oweis DAMASCUS (Reuters) - The United States told the Syrian government on Thursday it was committed to seeking a peace deal between Syria and Israel, a main objective for Damascus in its rapprochement with Washington. "We conveyed . ...
US envoy in Syria tries to repair relations
Despite US Outreach, Syria Affirms Iran Ties
Hamas open to Israel-Syria negotiations
Israel And Syria
Voice of America
In May of 2008, Israel and Syria publicly announced their participation in indirect peace negotiations mediated by Turkey. The 2 neighbors and some-time adversaries released a statement by which they “declared their intention to hold the negotiations ...
Letter: Israel must return Golan Heights
New Zealand Herald
Mega security planned for pope's Israel visit
The Associated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel will deploy 80000 security officers as part of "Operation White Cloak" — protecting Pope Benedict XVI when he visits the Holy Land next week, police said Wednesday. The pontiff will visit Israel and the West Bank during his ...
Islamists say Pope's Mideast visit provocative
Israel to throw 80000-man cordon around Pope
Op-Ed Contributor Can the Pope Bring the Peace?
Germany's Steinmeier Calls on Israel to Support Two-State Peace
By Patrick Donahue May 7 (Bloomberg) -- German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier called on Israel to support a two-state solution in the Middle East as his Israeli counterpart, Avigdor Lieberman, criticized peace efforts to German lawmakers in ...
Lieberman's Italian job
Lieberman: One-year deadline for Mideast peace talks "not practical"
French FM urges Israel's Lieberman to restart peace process
Ahmadinejad to stand for second term as president
In his four years as president, Ahmadinejad has earned the wrath of global powers for his anti-Israel tirades and for doggedly pursuing Tehran's nuclear ambitions. At home, he has been denounced by economists who blame the country's soaring inflation ...
Decision 2009 -- Iran's June 12 Elections
Ahmadinejad registers for re-election
Iran's Ahmadinejad registers for June vote: report