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    Israel’s Netanyahu dismisses Iran’s overtures to West as ruse

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 10:19am by Reuters in United Nations

    ... the trustworthiness of Hassan Rowhani, Iran’s centrist president who has made diplomatic overtures to the United States and spoke by telephone last week with President Barack Obama. “Rowhani doesn’t sound ... was pledging to annihilate Israel,” he said, referring to Ahmadinejad’s suggestions that Israel had no right to exist. The United States, Israel and other countries accuse Iran of using its nuclear ...

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    Arab nations reject demand by Israel for ‘Jewish state’ recognition

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 09:38pm by AP

    ... efforts by United States Secretary of State John Kerry, wide gaps remain between the two sides. Abbas is due to meet US President Barack Obama in Washington next Monday, as part of US efforts ... Associated Press in Cairo Arabs reject 'Jewish state' demands Arab foreign ministers have rejected Israel's demands that the Palestinians recognise it as a Jewish state ...

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    Obama considers sending 'manpad' missiles to Syrian rebels

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 06:44am by MCT

    ... Out of respect for Obama's wishes, the Saudis have so far held off. But the United States has gradually become more familiar and comfortable with the opposition forces in Syria, ... administration's decision not to use military force in Syria, saying that the United States has its limits. "It is, I think, a false notion that somehow we were in a position to, through a few ...

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    US presses on with attempts to rescue Middle East talks

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 10:33am by Reuters in Jerusalem

    ... of the State of Palestine, a defiant move that surprised Washington and angered Israel. “Gaps remain but both sides are committed to narrow the gaps.” US State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki The two sides and a US envoy held a “serious and constructive” meeting on Sunday night “to discuss ways to overcome the crisis in the talks” and met again on Monday, US State Department spokeswoman Jen ...

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    Kerry hints at end to US role in faltering Mideast peace talks

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 10:59pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Rabat Kerry hints at end to US role in Mideast talks US Secretary of State John Kerry said yesterday that Washington was evaluating whether to continue its role in Middle East peace talks, signaling his patience with the Israelis and Palestinians was running out. Speaking during a visit to Morocco after a week of setbacks, Kerry said there was a limit to US efforts ...

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    Mahmoud Abbas announcement threatens to derail Israel-Palestine peace talks

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 09:34pm by AP

    ... resumed a campaign for further international recognition of a state of Palestine, despite a promise to suspend such efforts during nine months of negotiations with Israel. After Abbas' announcement on Tuesday, US Secretary of State John Kerry cancelled yesterday's scheduled plan to return to the Middle East, but also said it was "completely premature" to write off ...

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    Gaza rocket attacks renewed, drawing retaliatory Israeli air strikes

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 09:11pm by Reuters

    ... other terror sites" to the north, the military said. There was no immediate word of any injuries. ...

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    Ceasefire holds in Gaza after Israeli air strikes, Palestinian rocket firings

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 11:09pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Gaza City Israeli warplanes bomb Palestinian targets after fatal air strike earlier in week prompted firing of 90 rockets into mainly Jewish state Ceasefire in Gaza after air strikes A ceasefire was holding in Gaza yesterday after Israeli warplanes pounded 29 Palestinian targets in response to heavy Palestinian rocket fire into the mainly Jewish state ...

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    Blunt Netanyahu tells Obama he will not compromise on Israel’s security

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 10:38pm by Reuters

    ... criticism and pressure," Netanyahu told Obama. The two, who have had strained relations in the past, showed no outright tension as they sat side-by-side in the Oval Office. Both were cordial ...

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    Israel frees 26 Palestinian prisoners ahead of US Secretary of State's visit

    Posted Dec 31st 2013, 09:40am by Associated Press in Jerusalem

    ... Associated Press in Jerusalem Move comes as US Secretary of State John Kerry prepares to visitregion Israel released more than two dozen Palestinian prisoners convicted in deadly attacks ... upon their return to the West Bank and Gaza with officials and jubilant relatives lining up to greet them. At his headquarters in Ramallah, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas waited to meet ...




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