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Kerry Seeks Movement in Israeli, Palestinian Talks

(JERUSALEM) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry waded again into the nitty-gritty of faltering Israeli-Palestinian peace talks on Wednesday, saying he was...

Israel: Nuclear Armed Iran is Threat to Africa

(JERUSALEM) — Israel's prime minister has told Nigeria's president that a nuclear armed Iran threatens Africa. Benjamin Netanyahu met Monday with Nigerian...

Israel Appoints New Central Bank Chief

(JERUSALEM) — Israel appointed the country's deputy central bank chief as the institution's next governor on Sunday after a months-long process in which two...

For Israel, Attack on Iran Seems Off the Table

(JERUSALEM) — President Barack Obama's decision to open a dialogue with Iran's new president appears to have robbed Israel of a key asset in its campaign to...

Israel: No Dispute Over Iran Timeframe

(JERUSALEM) — Israel and the U.S. are on the same page regarding the need to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons, an official said Saturday night after...

Israel Calls for New Pressure on Iran

(JERUSALEM) — Israel's prime minister is urging the international community to step up pressure on Iran, despite signs of possible flexibility from the new...

Kerry Off to Israel After Syria Arms Deal

(GENEVA) — U.S, Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Israel for a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a day after sealing a deal with...

Israel-Turkey Relations Sink to Low

(JERUSALEM) — After a brief courtship last spring, relations between Israel and Turkey have fallen to a new low, officials in both countries say, just as the two...

Why The Palestinian Prisoner Release Mattered

The decision Sunday by the Israeli government to release 104 Palestinian prisoners seems like a straightforward victory for the President of the Palestinian...

Palestinians: Israel Must Agree on Borders

(RAMALLAH, West Bank) — A stormy, high-level meeting of senior Palestinian leaders called to discuss U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's latest peace proposal...

Kerry Plunges Back into Mideast Peace Diplomacy

(AMMAN, Jordan) — Plunging back into the decades-long Israeli-Palestinian conflict, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry held a four-hour meeting and fish dinner...

Obama in Israel: Running to Stay Put

President Barack Obama heads to Israel late Tuesday for the first foreign trip of his second term, a visit more about maintaining the status quo in a region...