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Germany urges Israel on settlement policy
Chancellor Angela Merkel calls for restraint after sharp rise in illegal construction on occupied Palestinian land.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2013 17:13 GMT
Date set for more Israeli-Palestinian talks
Negotiations aimed at ending long-standing conflict to begin on August 14 in Jerusalem, US State Department says.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 12:02 GMT
Israel to release 26 Palestinian prisoners
Chief Palestinian negotiator says 26 of 104 prisoners will be released in first stage from Israeli jails on August 13.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 09:46 GMT
Israel-Palestine negotiations: The road to nowhere
Settlements are rendering a two-state solution an impossibility and upcoming negotiations are little more than a sham.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2013 12:08 GMT
Israel court defers release of hunger striker
Palestinian prisoner Samer Issawi, after refusing food for over 200 days, appeared in court to request release on bail.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 16:23 GMT
Obama rebukes Romney over remarks
US President chides Mitt Romney over gaffe caught on secretly recorded video, as his Republican rival defends comments.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2012 02:41 GMT
Israel and Palestinians 'committed to peace'
Both sides issue rare joint statement, saying they are committed to achieving peace through "exchange of letters".
Last updated: 13 May 2012 01:15 GMT
Palestinians to meet 'soon' with Israelis
Meeting between negotiators Saeb Erekat and Yitzhak Molcho expected within "hours or days" after months of delays.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2012 16:15 GMT
Protester dies as Palestinians mark Land Day
Demonstrator killed by Israeli security forces in Gaza and more than 120 people wounded in riots in the West Bank.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2012 19:01 GMT
Clashes as Palestinians mark 'Land Day'
Israeli security forces use water cannon and tear gas in clashes with protesters at flashpoint Qalandiya checkpoint.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2012 17:00 GMT
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