Blow to hopes for Israel-Palestinian talks
The resumption of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks was cast into doubt after Palestinian leaders called on Israel to agree a general border of a future Palestinian state before direct negotiations continue. The request, at the conclusion of two high ...
Palestinians: Israel Must Agree On Borders
Abbas delays decision on renewing peace talks with Israel
Mahmoud Abbas convenes late-night meeting on Israel-Palestinian talks
i24news gives 'different view' of Israel: director
JERUSALEM (AFP) – The launch of an Israel-based 24-hour TV news channel in English, French and Arabic is aimed at giving a "different view" of the Jewish state, its director said Thursday. i24news, which also operates a website, came on air on ...
Israeli Envoy Shares Thoughts as He Prepares for a New Chapter
New York Times
WASHINGTON — Michael B. Oren was a novel choice for Israel's ambassador to the United States, when he took up his post in May 2009. An American-born academic who held Israeli and American passports, Mr. Oren was best known for his landmark book ...
EU's decision on Israel like 'a bucket of cold water on the head of a drunk'
Judging by the comments flying around the Israeli media, government officials are seriously displeased by the EU's decision to get tough about settlements – which are, of course, illegal under international law. Israeli officials have described the new ...
European Sanctions Against Israel Can Work—Just Not These Ones
Israel warns EU ambassadors of serious crisis over new settlement guidelines
Europe turns up heat on Israel
Lib Dems withdraw party whip from MP David Ward over Israel comments
David Ward, the MP for Bradford East, had the whip withdrawn on Wednesday after a series of rows with the party's most senior members over his views on Israel and its treatment of the Palestinians. He was told that he would no longer be considered part ...
Liberal Democrats suspend MP David Ward over Israel comments on Holocaust ...
Lib Dems kick out MP who accused Israel of being an 'apartheid state'
Lib Dems suspend David Ward as MP
Israel Needed A European Wake-Up Call
The Free World has been faced with a conundrum: how to oppose Israel's occupation of the West Bank while making clear that it does not delegitimize Israel's existence per se. The E.U.'s new guidelines forbiding financing or supporting Israeli ...
Abbas convenes key Palestinians, may resume talks with Israel
The Arab League confirmed this week that it was willing to consider swapping some land on either side of the 1967 borders, bringing it closer to the Israeli position. That is that the old borders would leave Israel at too great a risk of attack and ...
NBA star Amare Stoudemire gets Israel invite
The six-time NBA All-Star already has significant ties to Israeli basketball. Last month, he joined a group looking to buy Hapoel Jerusalem, a team in Israel's top league. Stoudemire is in Israel to coach the Canadian basketball team at the Maccabiah ...
President Shimon Peres wants Amar'e Stoudemire to play for Israel's basketball ...
World's largest Jewish sporting event kicks off in Jerusalem
Amar'e Stoudemire Asked to Play for Israel's National Team
Israel's Deepest Well Targets 1.5 Billion Barrels of Oil
“The economic impact on Israel would be far greater than that of natural gas,” David Wurmser, director of the Washington-based Delphi Global Analysis Group, said in a phone interview. “Finding the oil would mean big money for the Israeli companies and ...
Netanyahu spokesman denies Israel open to 1967 border formula
An Israeli official had earlier told Reuters that if the Palestinians accepted the formula, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry could announce the relaunch of peace talks. He would describe the future Palestine as existing alongside a "Jewish state" of ...