U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is wrapping up a 24-hour visit to Istanbul with talks aimed at improving ties between Turkey and Israel and pushing ahead with Mideast peace efforts.
President Barack Obama says Palestinians deserve an independent and sovereign state and an end to occupation by Israel.
When President Barack Obama steps into the Middle East’s political cauldron this coming week, he won’t be seeking any grand resolution for the region’s vexing problems.
President Obama is planning on visiting Israel in the spring.
Israel’s Foreign Ministry is trying to put out a firestorm of criticism after the Israeli embassy in Ireland posted a Christmas message saying Palestinians would lynch Jesus and the Virgin Mary if they were alive today.
The U.S. ambassador to Israel dismisses talk that President Barack Obama will seek “revenge” against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during his second term.
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said Monday during a visit to Jerusalem that the prospect of an Israel-Palestinian peace accord is “vanishing,” blaming Israeli settlement of the West Bank.
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney believes there will be no Mideast peace in a video posted on the Mother Jones website.
When Mitt is back home, will the offensive comments stop? Republicans can only hope so because this race is too important to be decided by “how much America likes one guy over another”. But such a factor could very well decide the outcome of this election.