Conflict With Israel
April 10, 2014
Hamas told reporters Wednesday that the Palestinian Authority should end security cooperation with Israel.
The Arab League stated that buying time is a 'strategic objective' for Israel.
April 9, 2014
In the wake of the Mideast peace talk's failure, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has instructed all Israeli government ministries to cease civilian and economic cooperation with the Palestinian Authority.
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas arrived in Egypt Tuesday evening ahead of Wednesday's Arab League meeting on the ongoing peace talks between Israel and Palestine.
April 8, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry's comments follow a breakdown in negotiations between Israel and Palestinians.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is concerned that Israel will deny tax revenues to Palestine as peace talks falter.
Palestinian leadership is planning to seek more UN recognition from additional agencies and treaties, according to sources Tuesday.
An Israeli naval squadron on Tuesday fired at Palestinian boats in Gaza waters, after six military vehicles entered the besieged Palestinian area.
Israeli security forces descended on Yitzhar, just south of the Palestinian city of Nablus, and destroyed four buildings which authorities determined were built without a permit. Clashes between the IDF and right-wing settlers broke out.
April 7, 2014
Top negotiators from Israel and the Palestinian Authority held a "serious and beneficial" meeting Sunday.
Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah's leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah has said that his organization is responsible for last month's attack on an Israeli military patrol in the occupied Shebaa Farms area.
April 6, 2014
Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas accused Israel of undermining the peace process minutes after Israeli Prime Minister accused Palestinians of "making unilateral moves" that harmed the talks' progress.
Israel threatened Sunday to take Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to the International Criminal Court in the Hague to be tried for war crimes.
Palestinian Authority minister of social affairs released a report this weekend showing that over 1,500 Palestinian children have been killed by Israeli forces since 2000.
U.S. special envoy to the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks will meet with both negotiation teams Sunday in an effort to salvage the crumbling peace process.