Israeli PM expresses willingness to discuss core issues of Mideast conflict
Baku-APA. As U.S. special Mideast envoy George Mitchell renewed his peace brokering efforts in the Middle East, Israel on Tuesday expressed its willingness to discuss core issues with the Palestinians while stopped short of settlement building freeze, APA reports quoting Xinhua News Agency.
00:12 15 December
Israel welcomes shift in U.S. peace effort
Baku – APA. Israel on Monday hailed Washington’s decision to stop pressing for a settlement freeze as a U.S. envoy faced the tough task of moving toward peace after the collapse of direct Israeli-Palestinian talks, APA reports quoting “Reuters”.
22:46 13 December
Palestinians to decide on return to indirect talks
Baku-APA. Palestinian officials said Saturday they’ll decide in coming days whether to agree to a U.S. proposal to return to indirect peace negotiations with Israel, after Washington’s efforts to relaunch direct talks collapsed over Israeli settlement building, APA reports quoting news.yahoo.com website.
21:46 11 December
Ex-Israeli parliament speaker Shilansky dead at 86
Baku-APA. Dov Shilansky, a former Israeli parliament speaker and advocate for memorializing the victims of the Nazi Holocaust of World War II, died Thursday, a parliament official said. He was 86, APA reports quoting news.yahoo.com website.
04:09 10 December
Peace process in crisis; Palestinians doubt U.S.
Baku – APA. The Palestinians on Wednesday said "Israeli obstinacy" made Washington give up on efforts to freeze Jewish settlement and questioned whether the United States could ever help them attain independence, APA reports quoting “Reuters”.
07:20 09 December
Israel Sees Hopeful Signs in Collapse of Peace Talks
Baku – APA. Israel worked hard on Wednesday to make the failure of an American-brokered effort for a resumption of Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations sound like a success, APA reports quoting “The New York Times”.
02:20 09 December
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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu also participated om the event and, together with Peres, presented certificates of appreciation and awards to the heads of each foreign rescue delegation for their efforts in extinguishing the fire.
14:23 08 December
EU warns Israel over al-Quds policies
Baku-APA. The European Union has warned that current Israeli policies would not let the occupied East al-Quds (Jerusalem) to be the future capital of a Palestinian state, APA reports citing Press TV.
04:45 08 December
Top Israel rabbis: Don’t sell property to non-Jews
Baku-APA. Three dozen top Israeli rabbis threw their support Tuesday behind a religious ruling barring Jews from selling or renting homes to non-Jews — an indication of growing radicalism within the rabbinical community at a time of mounting friction between Israeli Arabs and Jews, APA reports quoting news.yahoo.com website.
03:27 08 December
Israel formin: No reason to extend settlement freeze
Baku – APA. Israel has no reason to extend its moratorium on Jewish settlement building in the West Bank but is ready for talks with the Palestinians, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Monday, APA reports quoting “Reuters”.
04:12 07 December
Israel and Turkey hold talks to heal rift over flotilla
Baku – APA. Senior officials from Turkey and Israel have been meeting in Geneva to try to settle the diplomatic dispute caused by the killing of Turkish citizens in an Israeli raid on an aid flotilla in May, APA reports quoting BBC.
00:33 07 December
International crews help Israel fight forest fire
Baku – APA. International firefighting teams were on Friday helping Israel battle a huge forest fire close to the port city of Haifa that has killed at least 42 people and forced mass evacuations, APA reports quoting “Reuters”.
06:39 04 December
Death Toll Rises in Israeli Forest Fire
Baku – APA. International crews have begun to arrive in Israel to help battle a deadly forest fire near the northern port city of Haifa that has forced thousands to evacuate their homes, APA reports quoting “The Voice of America”.
23:12 03 December
Israeli Prime Minister thanks Azerbaijan for help in putting out fire
Baku. Lachin Sultanova – APA. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked leadership of Egypt, Jordan, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Russia, Cyprus, Croatia, France, Italy, Spain, Greece, Germany and other countries for their help in putting out the fire in Haifa. APA reports quoting nashe.orbita.co.il. 42 people died, 2 went missing as a result of a fire.
16:17 03 December