June 30, 2013
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
June 26, 2013
Israel has given the green light on 69 settlements to be built in east Jerusalem despite the imminent of US Secretary of State John Kerry in the region, with many saying the move will undermine Kerry's plans for Mideast peace.
Someone's in luck – Lebanese singer Ragheb Alama is now Palestinian too, well, Kinda! The superstar is getting a free ticket to the Holy Land in the form of an honorary passport
Another starlet, another new song. This time, it's Asala Nasri with her latest YouTube hit!
Palestine's new hero and Arab Idol winner Mohammad Assaf has crossed the border back into home turf, where he was met with open arms.
Jordan's King Abdullah expressed concern that the Syrian crisis will escalate into a regional conflict, divided along sectarian lines
June 25, 2013
Someone's feelings were hurt when Mohammad Assaf didn't thank or mention them during his Arab Idol journey...
Looks like everyone in the region has reached Assaf-mania. Some you'd least suspect are honoring this monumental moment of Palestinian pride, even Israelis!
June 24, 2013
Vandals slashed the tires of 22 cars and spray painted pro-Israeli slogans in a Palestinian area of East Jerusalem on Monday, in what is called an act of 'price tag' vandalism.
“Arab Idol has offered us more than any politician has,” said Arab Idol finalist, Ahmad. He, Farah, and the winning Mohammad provide hope to others with humble beginnings.
June 23, 2013
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas formally accepted the resignation of new Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah on Sunday, amid reports Hamdallah refused to cooperate with his deputies.