Israel offers Palestinians new talks proposal
Israel has handed the Palestinians a proposal aimed at extending peace talks beyond an April 29 deadline in efforts to salvage negotiations. According to a Palestinian official, Israel presented Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas with a draft ...
Kerry arrives in Israel, holds late night meetings to save peace talks
US and Israel Discuss Releasing American Spy
AP: US Talking With Israel on Spy Release
11 ancient burial boxes recovered in Israel
A 2,000 year-old Jewish burial box is on display in Jerusalem Monday, March 31, 2014. The Israeli Antiquities Authority said the boxes were recovered last Friday in Jerusalem when police observed a suspicious nighttime transaction involving two cars ...
In Israel, 11 Ancient, Stolen Burial Boxes Intercepted By Police
Converging Interests May Lead to Cooperation Between Israel and Gulf States
New York Times
JERUSALEM — Looking for a potential bright spot in the roiling upheaval of the Middle East, American and Israeli officials meeting in Jerusalem on Monday held out the hope of growing security cooperation between Israel and its Arab neighbors in the ...
General begins Israel visit as US mediators seek to save peace talks
Top US general to visit Israel amid strategy differences
Gantz, Dempsey discuss security cooperation between Israel and Gulf states
The leader Israel won't have
While there is no doubt that Olmert deserves to be punished, and punished severely, he did prove himself to be a competent prime minister, ready to make tough and sometimes risky decisions for Israel's national interests. Ehud Olmert. Former prime ...
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert convicted in bribery scandal
Former Israel PM Olmert convicted of bribery
Israel bribery conviction part of crackdown
Israel not sure on fate of peace talks
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that it will be clear within "days" whether the crisis-hit peace talks would be extended beyond an April 29 deadline. His remarks, which were reported by several Israeli news websites on Sunday, come ...
Netanyahu: No deal to release prisoners without clear benefit for Israel
After Israel missed the deadline Saturday to release the fourth and final batch of Palestinian prisoners, seemingly putting peace talks in danger of collapse, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Sunday that haggling on the issue could go on for "a ...
Dempsey: Israel, Arab governments share security fears
JERUSALEM — The growing threat of extremists to both Israel and its Arab neighbors creates opportunities for the long-time rivals to find common ground in combating a common enemy, America's top military officer said Monday during a visit here.
Being the son of an Israeli diplomat
Being the son of an Israeli diplomat has brought with it many advantages. During my family's three-year stay in Philadelphia I had the opportunity to enjoy all that America had to offer. While Israel had just launched a second television channel, our ...
Not expendable: Just let Israel's diplomats do their job
S. American unions back Foreign Ministry strike
What if all the diplomats went on strike? That's what's happening in Israel
Netanyahu: Israel will be proactive in thwarting attacks from Syria
Turning from security to the economy, Netanyahu noted in the cabinet that over the weekend Israel received an A+ credit rating from Standard & Poor's, saying that this was a sign that the economy was in good shape. During the cabinet meeting, the prime ...
Former Israeli Leader Is Convicted of Taking Bribes
New York Times
JERUSALEM — Ehud Olmert, the former Israeli prime minister who was forced from office under a corruption cloud, was convicted Monday of taking bribes to ease the construction of a huge housing complex while he was mayor of Jerusalem, dashing his ...