Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 10:48
US President Barack Obama called up Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss a host of issues, including Egypt, Syria and Iran.
Last Updated: Friday, July 05, 2013, 00:53
US Secretary of State John Kerry is closing in on an agreement between Israel and the Palestinians to relaunch peace talks for a period of six to nine months, Palestinian officials said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 30, 2013, 20:26
US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday said progress was made in his efforts to revive peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 29, 2013, 17:30
US Secretary of State John Kerry extended for a third day on Saturday his shuttle diplomacy between Israeli and Palestinian leaders.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 20:20
Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday that he`s set no ad hoc deadline for making concrete progress in talks between Israel and the Palestinians but before September there needs to be some kind of progress shown.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 23, 2013, 14:27
Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas today formally accepted the resignation of his newly-installed prime minister Rami Hamdallah after just more than two weeks on the job.
Last Updated: Monday, June 03, 2013, 19:20
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has appointed Rami Hamdallah, a politically independent academic, as his new prime minister.
Last Updated: Monday, June 03, 2013, 11:04
The official Palestinian news agency says President Mahmoud Abbas has appointed a new prime minister, ending weeks of uncertainty following the resignation of the previous premier.
Last Updated: Monday, May 06, 2013, 18:01
Playing host to both Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the same time, China on Monday made a four-point proposal for the settlement of the vexed Palestinian issue.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 02, 2013, 23:48
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas expects that the US would exercise pressure on Israel to accept resuming peace talks on the basis of a two-state solution, a Palestinian official said.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 20:08
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas began discussions on Saturday to form a national government, reported Xinhua citing the official Wafa news agency.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 00:26
Visiting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas held talks with Turkish President Abdullah Gul Monday over the latest developments in the Middle East.
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