Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Saturday there will be no peace deal with Israel unless the Jewish state stops settlement construction in areas the Palestinians claim for their future state. ...
A deadline is looming at the end of April for a framework peace agreement. The proposed framework would cover the thorniest issues of the conflict: the status of Jerusalem, Palestinian refugees, ...
WASHINGTON -- In going to the United Nations to push for Palestinian statehood, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas essentially turned his back on the 1993 Oslo peace accord with Israel and U.S.-brokered ...
Kerry's latest peace bid has also been complicated by new European Union guidelines for its 28 member states that will block all funding of Jewish settlements. ...
Settlements are seen as illegal under international law and a major stumbling block to peace as they are built on land the Palestinians see as part of their future state. ´Possible to advance peace´ ...
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Saturday there will be no peace deal with Israel unless the Jewish state stops settlement construction in areas the Palestinians claim for their future state. ...
These are not "settlements", they are Occupied Palestinian Territories, land that UNSC resolutions, countless UN general assembly resolutions, the International Court of Justice, and the entire ...
Story continues Settlements are seen as illegal under international law and a major stumbling block to peace as they are built on land the Palestinians see as part of their future state. - ...