Tag: Peace Plan

Current ‘pause’ in the Israeli-Palestinian negotiations ‘untenable’

Outgoing European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso told the Herzliya Conference on Sunday that the current “pause” in the Israeli-Palestinian negotiations was “untenable in the long run.”  One reason, he said, is that a “simple pause can bring about further deterioration in the situation.” Barroso said the EU understood that Israel needed “robust assurances” that […]

Failed peace talks were not a ‘waste of time’

US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro said Sunday that the nine months of US-mediated negotiations, which ended late in April without an agreement between the sides, was “not a waste of time,” but served to “break new ground,” which will be helpful when the sides eventually return to the negotiating table. Speaking at the annual […]

Report: Kerry and Abbas to Meet in Jordan

United States Secretary of State John Kerry is scheduled to start a two-day visit to Jordan Wednesday, where he will meet with Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, Jordanian daily newspaper al-Arab al-Yawm reported Sunday.   The report, cited by the Ma’an news agency, quoted a “high-profile” Jordanian official as saying that Abbas and Kerry […]

Obama: Israel Responsible for Talks Failing

U.S. President Barack Obama sees Israel as being responsible for the failure of the recent peace talks with the Palestinian Authority (PA), according to a senior official in Washington who was quoted by the New York Times on Friday.   The unnamed official told the newspaper that the president believes that Israel’s announcements of new […]

Livni and Kerry Meet in London to ‘Catch Up’

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met on Thursday with Israel’s chief peace negotiator, Justice Minister Tzipi Livni in London, AFP reported.

Peace Talks Can Continue, Despite Unity Deal

Palestinian leaders are insisting stalled peace talks with Israel can move forward, arguing a unity pact between Fatah and Hamas

Settlements delegitimize Israel on int’l stage

Justice Minister and chief negotiator Tzipi Livni (Hatnua) condemned the settlements in undermining Israel and contributing to “the delegitimization of Israel in the eyes

Recognizing the Prophesied 7-Year Agreement?

Are we on the brink of the greatest prophetic fulfillment in 2,000 years?  The Israeli and Palestinian Peace Agreement By Irvin Baxter   The prophecy foretells that a peace agreement will be signed between Israelis and Palestinians and that this agreement will mark the beginning of the Final Seven Years to the Battle of Armageddon […]

Netanyahu nixed agreement with Palestinians that reached final stages

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu put the brakes on meetings between President Shimon Peres and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas three years ago

Obama expresses commitment to two-state solution

US President Barack Obama is sent his “warmest wishes” to the Israeli people as Israel celebrate 66 years of independence, pledging to work with Israel “to support a two-state solution