Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 02:18
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation called on the international community to recognise the Palestinian Territories as a sovereign state "in the shortest possible time" as it closed its annual conference of foreign ministers today.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 06:18
Jerusalem: Israel`s security establishment has drawn up a new defence doctrine, as the country`s political actors are increasingly expressing worry over the welfare of the Jewish state in the region.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 05:34
Israel, Jordan and the Palestinians have signed a "historic" water-sharing initiative at the World Bank in Washington that could protect the Dead Sea from rising demand for water in the region.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 05:27
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation has called on the international community to support an independent Palestinian state as it opened a conference also focusing on the crises in Syria and Mali.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 04:52
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 23:26
Secretary of State John Kerry will present the outlines of a West Bank security plan in meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders this week.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 10:15
The chief Palestinian negotiator in peace talks with Israel says the world needs to get tough with Israel over its continued settlement building to ensure the remaining five months of talks won`t be wasted.
Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 15:16
India reiterated its support to the Palestinian cause and said it had started issuing visas from its office in Ramallah, Palestine.
Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 12:47
Peace talks with Israel will continue for the full nine months agreed with Washington "regardless of what happens on the ground," Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas has said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 13:41
Netanyahu ordered on Tuesday a reassessment of plans to build nearly 24,000 settler homes, saying he feared an international outcry that would divert attention from Israel`s lobbying against a nuclear deal with Iran.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 10:03
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday cancelled a tender published by the housing ministry to build 1,200 housing units in the controversial "E1" territorial stretch, an official source said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 09:52
The Middle East power had previously decried the 15-member council`s ineffectiveness in dealing with world affairs, notably the Syrian crisis and Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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