Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

The Palestinian president has accused Israel of igniting a "religious war" by allowing Jewish worshippers to visit a contested holy site in Jerusalem.  (Photo by Thaer Ganaim/PPO via Getty Images)

Palestinian President: Israel Leading ‘Religious War’

The Palestinian president has accused Israel of igniting a “religious war” by allowing Jewish worshippers to visit a contested holy site in Jerusalem.

11/11/2014

Palestinian men gather items from a destroyed building following an Israeli military strike on Beit Lahya, in the northern Gaza Strip on July 15, 2014. (credit: MAHMUD HAMS/AFP/Getty Images)

Hamas Military Wing: ‘We’ll Be Loyal To The Blood Of The Martyrs’

Israel’s cabinet on Tuesday accepted in principle an Egyptian proposal for a ceasefire to end a week of conflict between the Jewish state’s military and Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip that has left at least 185 Palestinians dead and exposed millions of Israelis to Hamas rocket fire.

07/15/2014

Israeli soldiers stand on Merkava tanks in an army deployment area near Israel's border with the Gaza Strip on July 9, 2014. (credit: JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Israeli Army Spokesman: Hamas ‘Holding Us Hostage With Its Rockets’

The Israeli army on Wednesday intensified its offensive on the Hamas-run Gaza Strip, striking Hamas sites and killing at least 8 people on the second day of a military operation it says is aimed at quenching rocket fire against Israel.

07/09/2014

Nearly three-quarters of Israeli Jews believe the Americans are applying more pressure on Israel than the Palestinians to accept a potential US framework agreement, and almost two-thirds of both Jewish and Arab Israelis say they don’t trust U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry with Israel’s security.  (Photo by Amos Ben Gershom / GPO via Getty Images)

Poll: Two-Thirds Of Israeli Jews Don’t Trust Kerry On Security

Nearly three-quarters of Israeli Jews believe the Americans are applying more pressure on Israel than the Palestinians to accept a potential US framework agreement, and almost two-thirds of both Jewish and Arab Israelis say they don’t trust U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry with Israel’s security.

03/11/2014

The Palestinian president has accused Israel of igniting a "religious war" by allowing Jewish worshippers to visit a contested holy site in Jerusalem.  (Photo by Thaer Ganaim/PPO via Getty Images)

Kerry To Meet Palestinian President In Paris To Discuss Peace Accord

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Paris this week to meet with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to continue his push for an outline for an Israeli-Palestinian peace accord.

02/17/2014

Iran's state news agency is reporting that the next round of expert-level talks over its contested nuclear program will be held in New York. (JACQUELYN MARTIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Palestinians Agree To Peace Talks If Kerry Will Discuss ’67 Border Disputes

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas agreed to resume peace talks with Israel only after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry gave him a letter guaranteeing that the basis of the negotiations will be Israel’s pre-1967 borders, two senior Palestinian officials said Saturday.

07/20/2013

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