Topic: Sam Lewis
Adding a day of talks in Jerusalem is thought to demonstrate the seriousness of the Mideast peace talks between Hillary Clinton, Benjamin Netanyahu, and Mahmoud Abbas. A moratorium on West Bank settlement construction expires Sept. 26.
09/07/2010 04:00 pm
Some agreement on new construction in Jerusalem is key to resuming peace talks between the Israelis and Palestinians.
04/23/2010 02:43 pm
The White House criticized Israel's decision to expand the Gilo settlement in East Jerusalem Tuesday. New settlement activity on West Bank land annexed to Jerusalem harms Middle East peace efforts, a spokesman said.
11/18/2009 12:00 am