| Jun 13, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Israeli security forces were conducting a large-scale search Friday for three teenagers who disapeared in the West Bank and were feared to have been abducted by Palestinian militants.
Families of the Israeli teenagers – one of whom is believed...
| May 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Why exactly did Secretary of State John F. Kerry's well-intentioned effort to reach an Israeli-Palestinian agreement fail?
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Middle East: A May 11 Op-Ed article on the failure of Secretary of State John F. Kerry's Mideast...
| May 15, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Two Palestinian teens were killed Thursday when Israeli soldiers opened fire on protesters near Ramallah marking Nakba Day, commemorating the displacement of Palestinians during the 1948 war that followed Israel's creation.
Doctors at the emergency...
| May 18, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Israeli Justice Minister Tzipi Livni is taking heat for meeting last week with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, with Israeli politicians on both the right and left calling for her resignation.
Livni, Israel's chief negotiator with the Palestinians,...
| May 23, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Nearly 530 years after the death of Richard III in battle, Britain’s high court ruled Friday that the king immortalized by Shakespeare as a misshapen, murderous villain is to be buried in Leicester, the city where his skeleton was found beneath a...
| May 23, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Days ahead of Pope Francis’ arrival in Jerusalem as part of his pilgrimage to the Holy Land, Israeli authorities put the finishing touches on preparations for the visit, smoothing out protocol on pomp, protection and politics.
Half a century after...
| May 25, 2014
| 6:01 PM
On a day bookended by visits to the sites of Jesus' birth and death, Pope Francis on Sunday called on Palestinians and Israelis to recognize that "there is simply no other way" than a two-state solution for them to coexist peacefully after decades of...
| May 25, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Landing in Israel on his whistle-stop tour of the Holy Land, Pope Francis declared Sunday that “there is simply no other way” besides a two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians to live in peace in this violence-racked region.
| May 26, 2014
| 11:41 AM
A day after he threw his moral weight behind the establishment of a Palestinian state, Pope Francis paid tribute Monday at the grave of Theodor Herzl, the man whose dream of a Jewish homeland led to the creation of modern-day Israel.
It was a finely...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Thursday asked his current prime minister to form the transitional unity government after his Fatah party and the Islamist Hamas movement agreed last month to end their seven-year estrangement.
| May 31, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said Saturday that a coalition government to be formed by his Fatah party and its rival, the militant group Hamas, will be sworn in Monday.
The new government will adopt his political program, Abbas said,...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 7:53 AM
El primer ministro israelí Benjamin Netanyahu advirtió el domingo que no debe haber prisa para reconocer a un gobierno palestino que se anunciará bajo un pacto de unidad entre los grupos Fatah y Hamas.
Israel y Occidente clasifican a Hamas como una...