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Pope seeks justice 20 years after attack on Argentine Jews

Last Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 03:50

Pope Francis today called for justice to be done in the unsolved bombing at a Jewish center in Argentina that killed 85 people and wounded 300 others two decades ago.

Politics left behind as Mideast rivals head to Vatican

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 15:39

Israel`s government is boycotting its Palestinian counterpart with relations to a new low, and when their two presidents join Pope Francis in a Vatican prayer for peace on Sunday politics are likely to be absent.

Israeli and Palestinian presidents to meet at Vatican on June 8

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 02:22

Israeli President Shimon Peres and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will meet at the Vatican and pray for peace together at an unprecedented gathering on June 8, the Vatican said on Thursday.

Israel presidential candidates step forward

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 03:50

Six candidates put themselves forward on Tuesday for Israel`s presidential election in two weeks, kicking off the race to succeed 90-year-old incumbent Shimon Peres.

Pope hails `courage` of Israeli, Palestinian presidents

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 13:32

Pope Francis praised the "courage" of Israeli President Shimon Peres and Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas after both agreed to come to the Vatican to pray with him for peace.

Peres hails Pope as `rock` against religious terrorism

Last Updated: Monday, May 26, 2014, 17:32

Lauding Pope Francis` remarks distancing religion from terror, Israeli President Shimon Peres on Monday called the pontiff a "rock" against any attempt to connect the two together and hoped that his historic visit will help rejuvenate the stalled Middle East peace process.

Israeli President Peres hopes for renewed talks with Palestinians

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 23:29

Israeli President Shimon Peres said today that he hoped for a return to talks with Palestinians which were suspended in April.

Israel`s Peres puts `secret talks disguise` on Facebook

Last Updated: Saturday, March 15, 2014, 00:35

Israel`s President Shimon Peres on Friday posted photos on Facebook of disguises he wore in the 1970s to travel undetected to Arab neighbour Jordan for secret negotiations.

Middle East may flare up if peace talks fail: Israel`s Peres

Last Updated: Monday, January 20, 2014, 19:11

Middle East could erupt into violence if the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian peace talks collapse, Israel`s President Shimon Peres warned on Monday.

Israelis pay final respects to ex-PM Ariel Sharon

Last Updated: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 10:11

US President and other world leaders mourned the death of iconic Israeli statesman Ariel Sharon on Sunday.

Israel to respond with full force to any Syrian attack: Peres

Last Updated: Thursday, August 29, 2013, 18:05

President Shimon Peres on Thursday warned that Israel will respond with "full force" if it comes under attack from Syria in retaliation to possible Western military action against it.

Shimon Peres tells Barcelona players they`re `messengers of peace`

Last Updated: Sunday, August 04, 2013, 18:18

Israeli President Shimon Peres on Sunday praised Lionel Messi and his fellow Barcelona stars as "messengers of peace" as they made a brief visit to Israel and the Palestinians territories.