Mideast talks

EU appeals for progress in Mideast talks

Expressing concerns over recent developments in the Middle East peace process talks, the European Union (EU) has appealed all sides for their contribution in facilitating progress in peace process.

May 13, 2014, 02:38 AM IST

Mideast talks in tatters as peace deadline expires

Washington`s deadline for reaching a peace deal expired Tuesday with the sides bitterly divided and warnings that Israel risked becoming an "apartheid state" if it failed to make peace with the Palestinians.

Apr 29, 2014, 16:56 PM IST

Next round of Mideast talks in Israel in mid-August

The next round of peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians will be held in Israel in the second week of August, Israel`s chief negotiator Tzipi Livni said.

Aug 04, 2013, 12:09 PM IST

Diplomatic push to resolve Egypt crisis

A senior US envoy held talks in Egypt on Sunday amid efforts to resolve the stand-off between supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and the army-installed interim government.

Aug 04, 2013, 09:41 AM IST

Don’t want `a single Israeli` in future Palestinian state: Mahmoud Abbas

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas laid out his vision on Monday for the final status of Israeli-Palestinian relations ahead of peace talks due to resume in Washington for the first time in nearly three years.

Jul 30, 2013, 08:54 AM IST

Israel, Palestinians agree to nine months of talks: US

The Israeli and Palestinian delegations to renewed peace talks have agreed in principle to continue negotiations for at least nine months, the US State Department said on Tuesday.

Jul 30, 2013, 08:48 AM IST

Israeli-Palestinian peace talks to resume this week after three years

The US announced the resumption of Israeli-Palestinian talks following years of stalemate, after Israel`s Cabinet agreed to release 104 Palestinian prisoners convicted of deadly attacks.

Jul 29, 2013, 09:17 AM IST

IAEA head urges `fresh thinking` at Mideast talks

Iran is boycotting the meeting, which will hear presentations on already established nuclear-free zones.

Nov 21, 2011, 16:27 PM IST

Palestinians more sceptical about Mideast talks

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is in no hurry to announce his next move.

May 22, 2011, 12:54 PM IST

Egypt crisis makes Mideast talks `imperative`: Quartet

The Quartet of diplomatic
powers on Saturday urged Israelis and Palestinians to urgently
resume peace talks in light of popular revolts in Egypt and
elsewhere in the Arab world.

Feb 06, 2011, 00:01 AM IST

Settlement issue blocking Mideast talks: Palestinians

Israel`s insistence on building settlements has blocked EU and US efforts to salvage peace talks.

Oct 01, 2010, 21:50 PM IST

US races deadline as Mideast talks flounder

Palestinian leader has asked Israel to choose between settlements and peace.

Sep 26, 2010, 09:45 AM IST

Settlements row to dominate US-led Mideast talks

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton began a round of talks on Tuesday to try to bridge an impasse over Israeli settlement building that threatens to scupper new Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.

Sep 14, 2010, 19:07 PM IST

Obama, Netanyahu condemn killings as mideast talks open

Under the shadow of fresh violence, President Barack Obama Opened Mideast peace talks.

Sep 01, 2010, 23:44 PM IST

Abbas seeks active US mediation in Mideast talks

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Tuesday the success of talks aimed at forging a peace deal with Israel within a year will depend on how hard US mediators push to break any deadlocks.

Aug 31, 2010, 23:14 PM IST

Obama, Saudi King discuss Mideast solution

Obama & Saudi Arabian King stress importance of two-state solution to Mideast peace.

Jun 30, 2010, 11:35 AM IST

Biden sees "moment of opportunity" in Mideast

US Vice President Joseph Biden says there is a "moment of opportunity" for peace between Israelis and Palestinians.

Mar 09, 2010, 14:46 PM IST

Mideast peace: Israel-Palestine indirect talks begin

Palestinians and Israelis held their first indirect talks in more than a year in a tentative boost to the Middle East peace process.,

Mar 09, 2010, 10:06 AM IST

Settlements `major obstacle` to Mideast talks: Saudi

Saudi Arabia has said that Israel`s settlements policy remained a "major obstacle" to Mideast peace efforts.

Jan 09, 2010, 23:29 PM IST