September 20, 2000
Palestinians demanded that Israel explain why it suspended peace talks Tuesday only to go back on the decision hours later, and said they would not co
Israel and the Palestinian Authority have agreed to establish a Free Trade Area (FTA) as part of a final economic accord.
After Israel called a time-out in peace talks on Tuesday - and then called it off just hours later - the Palestinians called their own time-out, sayin
September 19, 2000
Israeli negotiator Gilad Sher said a meeting planned with the Palestinians had been cancelled, but denied that contacts had been stopped altogether
Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak cast doubt on the likelihood of striking a peace deal with the Palestinians, with negotiations stumbling over Jerusa
The US Congress is getting ready to vote on legislation calling on President Clinton not to recognize a unilaterally declared Palestinian state. The H
The Palestinian Authority and the World Bank have recently signed three agreements in Gaza, worth a total of $27.5 million.
September 18, 2000
Pope John Paul II has warned that only "dialogue and agreement, not force and imposition" will bring progress in Israeli-Palestinian negotiations over
Over the past several weeks, the Palestinian Authority (PA) has granted extended vacation leaves to dozens of jailed Hamas and Islamic Jihad activists
Top Israeli and Palestinian negotiators reached a general outline of a peace deal five years ago, but the 1995 assassination of Israeli Prime Minister
September 17, 2000
Israeli and Palestinian negotiators met late Sunday in Jerusalem for further peace talks, Palestinian sources said, while Israel's chief negotiator sa
A major campaign to defend the right of return for Palestinian refugees gained momentum Saturday in the United States and different cities in the Midd
Palestinian minister and top negotiator, Hassan Asfour, has defended the decision taken by the PLO Central Council to delay the declaration of Palesti
Four Palestinian teenagers were wounded by rubber-coated steel bullets fired by Israeli troops on stone-throwing demonstrators in the Gaza Strip on Su
Leading Palestinian intellectuals and human rights activists have called for an end to the controversial security courts in the Palestinian Authority.