November 10, 2013
Belgium announced Saturday that it raised Palestine's diplomatic delegation to "mission" status in an effort to demonstrate the European country's commitment to a two-state solution.
November 8, 2013
Palestinian activists detained by Israeli army on charges of incitement due to their posts on Facebook
US, Israel lose UNESCO voting rights after missing deadline over debt linked to Palestinians.
Palestinian officials say Israel is the only suspect in the 2004 death of Yasser Arafat, after a report said his remains had high levels of polonium.
November 7, 2013
Palestinian man shot and killed by Israeli army for shooting fireworks.
Secretary of State John Kerry of the United States delivered a grim warning to Israel on Thursday that failure of peace talks could lead to a third Intifada and a growing international isolation.
November 6, 2013
New tests conducted by Swiss scientists indicate that former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was most likely killed by polonium poisoning, according to results published Wednesday.
US Secretary of State John Kerry announced that the United States will provide a $75 million aid package to Palestinians to promote job creation and improve infrastructure during his visit to Israel and Palestine to boost support for the wavering peace talks.
US Secretary of State said he envisioned Palestinians and Israelis living safely side-by-side through a two-state solution, hours ahead of his meeting with top officials in Bethlehem.
November 5, 2013
A Palestinian official speaking to Israeli newspaper Haaretz criticized the US for the passive role of observer it is playing in the peace talks, alleging that it is not behaving as a mediator in the conflict between Palestine and Israel.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said this week that the ongoing peace negotiations with the Israelis are making little progress due to the continued expansion of settlements.
November 4, 2013
The government in the Gaza Strip appointed a woman as their first English-language spokeswoman.
John Kerry, on one of several stops on his Middle Eastern tour, has just landed in Saudi and will be expected to discuss Middle Eastern relations overall with local Saudi leadership.
Israel to announce bidders for upcoming settlement housing. PLO looking to take issues to UN.
November 3, 2013
Israeli Prime Minister intends to build a barrier between the West Bank and Jordan once existing wall projects on the Egyptian and Syrian borders are completed.