Ari Fleischer

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Knesset rejects 'Two-State Solution Bill'

Initiative by Labor MK aimed to only allow land in W. Bank, Gaza to be annexed as part of peace deal leading to 2 states.<p>><br>• ><p>Knesset 370. (photo …

Israel

Ambassador Shapiro: Kerry heard things from Netanyahu , Abbas 'no one ever heard before'

US envoy says fresh revelations could emerge in final analysis of any future Israeli-Palestinian peace deal.<p>><br>• ><p>US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro.. …

Center field: Ariel Sharon’s bold Zionist pragmatism saved Israel – twice

Sharon’s career teaches us to appreciate unconventional tactics, complexities, and pragmatism, not millennialism.<p>Former Israel prime minister Ariel …

Israel

Fatah official to head to Gaza for reconciliation talks with Hamas

Visit is announced day after Hamas declared series of measures to pave the way for ending dispute with Fatah.<p>><p>Palestinians wearing Hamas, Fatah masks …

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US framework for peace talks will have elements 'both sides will dislike,' says Netanyahu

PM says at faction meeting, that he has been trying to persuade Kerry that Israel must maintain West Bank settlement blocs.<p>><p>US Secretary of State …

Edward Snowden has more US-Israel secrets to expose, Glenn Greenwald says

Columnist who met with the fugitive whistleblower says contrast between Pollard case and US spying shows US gov't hypocrisy.<p>><p>Edward Snowden 370. …

Surveillance

Diamonds on the silver screen

JEWELRY RED CARPET<p><b>Inseparable from a leading lady or a key to a plotline, these jewels will take you back to your favorite cinema moments. Curl up</b> …

Borderline Views: The implications of annexing the Jordan Valley

The Jordan Valley must not be allowed to become the new white elephant of the negotiation process.<p>Jordan Valley.. (photo credit: Wikimedia …

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Kerry leaves region after 5-day visit empty handed

US Secretary of State departs with no 'framework' agreement in place, expected to return next week.<p>><br>• ><p>John Kerry and Isaac Herzog. (photo credit: Avi …

Israel

Netanyahu vows to fight for Israeli control over settlement blocs, Hebron

In closed-door Likud faction meeting, PM says he has successfully persuaded US Secretary of State John Kerry to adopt positions viewed more favorably …

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Netanyahu: Palestinian incitement spurs Mideast conflict

PM, defense minister indicate the Palestinian refusal to recognize Israel as Jewish state is deterring peace.<p>><br>• ><p>Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu at …

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Kerry: Israel, PLO start to 'flesh out toughest hurdles in peace process'

US secretary of state meets for three hours with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah.<p>><br>• ><p>John Kerry and Mahmoud Abbas.. (photo …

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Kerry cites Mideast progress

RAMALLAH, West Bank — Secretary of State John Kerry said Israelis and Palestinians are committed to settling their differences and are working with "great intensity and serious purpose" to achieve that long-sought goal.<p>"This is hard work," he told reporters after a 2½-hour meeting with Palestinian …

Kerry: Israel, Palestinians progressing toward framework peace deal

US secretary of state meets for 3 hours with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah; says will visit Saudi Arabia on Sunday to …

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Desert Hawk: Ariel Sharon’s Final Mission

Ariel Sharon sits in the kitchen of the prime minister’s official residence in Jerusalem, sipping tea with saccharin, fishing an occasional cashew out of a bowl of mixed nuts, and smiling. The news outside, as usual, is horrible: barely an hour earlier and a few miles away, a Palestinian from …

Obama: Israel-PA accord would need transition period

US president tells Saban Forum that he feels "framework" for agreement could be reached over "next several months."<p>><br>• ><p>Obama at Saban forum serious …

Israel

Israel faces two existential threats, Kerry warns

Iran, and the "demographic time bomb" that is the Palestinian question threaten Israel's existence, Kerry tells Saban Forum.<p>><br>• ><p>Kerry at Saban Forum …

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Netanyahu says recognition of Jewish state is ‘minimal requirement for peace’

Speaking to Saban Forum, PM says negotiators must demand change in Iran’s ‘genocidal policy’ toward Israel.<p>><br>• ><p>Netanyahu addressing Saban Forum 2009 …

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Marie Claire editor Trish Halpin’s top 10 tips

<b>Trish Halpin is the editor-in-chief of Marie Claire and the former editor of In Style and Red.</b><p>Formerly deputy editor of New Woman and More, she has twice won the British Society of Magazine Editors' editor of the year award.<p>Here she gives her top 10 tips on how to succeed as a magazine editor<p>1. …

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14 challenges for Netanyahu in 2014

Heading into the new year, the prime minister faces a myriad of tests: Keeping his coalition together, the peace talks with the Palestinians and …

Israel

Get toasty: Warm movies for wintry weather

Today Pop Candy reader Chris B. is struggling to stay warm in Lakeville, Minn., where the current temperature is just 10 degrees. It's only getting worse, too: Chris says the forecast predicts below-zero temperatures from Saturday night through Wednesday.<p>Despite the icy temps, Chris is in pretty …

US official: Kerry to push for permanent peace agreement by April

Kerry hopes to intensify talks further, bridge gaps on core issues with framework agreement, State Department official says.<p>><br>• ><p>Livni, Erekat, Kerry …

Palestinians reiterate plans to reject any framework accord presented by US

Ahead of Kerry visit, PM reportedly decides to delay announcement of new settlement building until after US diplomat leaves.<p>><br>• ><p>Kerry, Livni, Erekat …

Israel

Kerry's 'framework' expected to be 'outline' of future agreement

Top US diplomat returning to region for 10th time; Jerusalem not expected to announce settlement construction plans during Kerry's trip; Abbas …

Israel

How Zionist Extremism Became British Spies’ Biggest Enemy

The years after World War II were not kind to Britain’s intelligence services — especially MI5, its domestic counterintelligence and security agency. …