Last Updated: Thursday, December 08, 2011, 14:09
At Christmas time the world looks to Jesus` traditional birthplace of Bethlehem, and this year the Palestinians hope to use some of that attention to boost their quest for independence.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 24, 2011, 08:46
The Quartet — the US, European Union, UN and Russia — urged both parties to draw up an agenda for peace talks within a month.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 04, 2011, 10:14
The European Union has also tried to launch a resumption of peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 09:53
Uruguay has joined a string of South American nations in recognising an independent Palestinian state.
Last Updated: Monday, October 18, 2010, 09:57
The Palestinians are ready to end all historic claims against Israel once they establish their state.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 17, 2009, 09:39
Amid moves by Palestine to ask the UN SC to recognise an independent Palestinian state without Israeli consent, US senators on Monday said Washington would veto a Palestinian declaration of statehood in the world body.
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