July 21, 2013
Israel and the Palestinians have laid the groundwork for resuming peace talks after an almost three-year stalemate, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday
July 19, 2013
Israelis and Palestinians have reached an agreement for the groundwork to resume peace talks, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry announced on Friday.
Palestinian leaders want a freeze on settlements before talks resume.
July 18, 2013
US Secretary of State John Kerry held new talks with Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday in a dogged bid to kick-start the moribund peace process.
July 17, 2013
Palestinian group Hamas has rejected a deadline put forward by rival group Fatah that sought to reconcile the groups and foster national unity.
The EU's directive bars members from cooperating with Israeli entities in the West Bank and East Jerusalem.
It will be Kerry's sixth Middle East trip since February.
July 16, 2013
Thousands of Palestinians took to the streets in several villages Monday to protest an Israeli plan to expel up to 40,000 Bedouins from the Negev desert
July 14, 2013
Israel is ready to "immediately" build 10,000 homes in the West Bank and East Jerusalem to lower housing costs, Housing Minister Uri Ariel was quoted as saying on Thursday.
June 30, 2013
A Palestinian man attempted to self-immolate on Sunday in front of the Palestinian Authority Ministry of Finance in the West Bank in protest over the late payments Israel has been giving to former prisoners.
US Secretary of State John Kerry said that peace talks were within reach on Sunday but the top Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erakat said there had been 'no breakthrough'
After John Kerry's third round of talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas ended on Sunday, Saeb Erakat said that Israel and Palestine were separated by a gap in negotiating terms
Despite US Secretary of State shuttling between Jerusalem and Amman in order to push forward the peace process between Israel and Palestine, the Hamas movement said on Saturday that any peace negotiations are "futile".
June 29, 2013
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has cancelled his visit to the UAE to remain traveling between Jerusalem and Amman, hoping to establish peace talks with Israeli and Palestinian leaders.
June 27, 2013
US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet with key players in the Israel-Palestine peace process on Thursday, as he tries to re-launch the stalled peace process