Articles tagged with: Tzipi Livni

Asharq Al-Awsat
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on : Wednesday, 31 Jul, 2013

Israelis and Palestinians agree nine month deadline for peace talks

London, Asharq Al-Awsat—Israeli and Palestinian negotiators agreed on Tuesday to use the next nine months to seek a “final status” peace deal. The news was announced by US Secretary of State, John Kerry, following preliminary talks between the two sides in Washington DC on Monday and Tuesday. Kerry, speaking at a press conference on Tuesday, said: "sustained, continuous, substantive negotiations on the core issues" would begin at a site in Israel or the Palestinian territories within...

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Mohammad Ali Salih
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on : Tuesday, 30 Jul, 2013

Kerry appoints Special Envoy for Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

Washington and Ramallah, Asharq Al-Awsat—US Secretary of State John Kerry has appointed Martin Indyk as US special envoy to the preliminary peace talks set to begin this week between Israeli and Palestinian representatives. Indyk, who is 62, served as a National Security Council official and as Washington’s ambassador to Israel in the Clinton administration, and is the Director of the Foreign Policy Program at the Brookings Institution in Washington. During a news conference to introd...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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on : Monday, 29 Jul, 2013

Israeli–Palestinian talks set to resume

London, Asharq Al-Awsat—Direct talks between the Israeli government and the Palestinian Authority are set to resume on Monday, after months of intense diplomacy by the US aimed a...

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Asharq Al-Awsat
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on : Wednesday, 10 Jul, 2013

Israel discusses Russian peacekeepers for Golan

Moscow, Asharq Al-Awsat—The Israeli ambassador to Moscow said on Tuesday that Israel was prepared to discuss the deployment of Russian peacekeepers in the occupied Golan Heights....

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Nazir Majli
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on : Friday, 3 May, 2013

Netanyahu Fears Kerry Moving Away from Israeli Stance on Two-State Solution

Tel Aviv, Asharq Al-Awsat—Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave a cool reception to an apparent softening in the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative, although the amendment...

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Dr. Amal Al-Hazzani
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on : Thursday, 31 Jan, 2013

The Israel We Do Not Know

Being something of an exception in the Middle East, the Israeli elections are often great fun and full of surprises. This time we saw the emergence of politician Yair Lapid, leader...

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