Geneva Initiative Annexes
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... interim period, authorities must provide the outposts with funding, electricity, and other services, and freeze implementation of demolition orders. While in early January Israeli security forces e...

...tinians agree to renew negotiations with Israel without precondition and without an Israeli commitment to freeze construction in West Bank settlements. The report said the White House will demand th...

...rhood had illegally been built on a Palestinian’s private land). And he opposes the idea of a total freeze on settlement building. A new prime minister may abandon this policy, making it easier ...

...rzog (Zionist Union) on establishing a unity government.   In the meeting, Netanyahu proposed to freeze construction outside the large settlement blocs in the West Bank, as part of a five-poi...

...on on joint water projects benefiting Israeli and Palestinian residents of the West Bank after a six year freeze in activities.   Maj. Gen. Yoav Mordechai, head of the Coordinator of Governme...

6. America Must Recognize Palestine
(News Room/Op Ed - 2016)
... reaffirmed the crucial elements of the Camp David agreement and Resolution 242 by calling for a complete freeze on the building of settlements, constructed illegally by Israel on Palestinian territor...

...otiations between Israel and the Palestinians. However, 53% also said they believe the ongoing diplomatic freeze between the two sides can keep going for a long time. Interestingly, of those who said ...

8. Is Israel annexing West Bank Area C?
(News Room/News - 2016)
...ognizes Israel as a Jewish state, we are ready to negotiate a two-state solution,” or “If the freeze of settlement building is not a precondition for negotiation, we are ready to negotiate...

...ng coalition. “Nobody in Israel views Gilo as a settlement, but once the administration demands a freeze in Gilo, then no Palestinian leader can demand anything less,” he said. “Gi...

10. Israel's six options for peace
(News Room/Op Ed - 2016)
...under the Oslo Accord.   Option three: Promote the 2003 road map, including its stipulation of a freeze on Israeli settlements and recognition of a Palestinian state within temporary borders,...

...the two sides back to the table.   With U.S. efforts to broker Israeli-Palestinian peace in deep freeze for two years and Washington focused on its November presidential election, France lobb...

... of Hamas. Egypt favors a Security Council resolution initially suggested by the French that would also freeze settlement construction and declare Palestinian statehood. The Egyptian official claime...

13. Abbas' peace project has hit a dead end
(News Room/Op Ed - 2015)
... relaxed the conditions for entering negotiations with Israel, for example on issues such as a settlement freeze and prisoners’ release. His main objective was to gain U.S. support for parameter...

...e than 300 Israeli business leaders advocating a two-state solution.  “We saw some companies freeze or reconsider their investments in Israel in the wake of the war last summer in Gaza,&r...

...urn to negotiations with Israel. By contrast, 42% support return to negotiations only if Israel agreed to freeze settlement construction. Still, 36% oppose return to negotiations even if Israel agreed...

...  In the photo: B.G. Paz speaking at a Geneva Initiative conference.   My response was to freeze all connections between the Civil Administration and the settlement division until its ...

...bility of holding negotiations with the Palestinians on the basis of the Arab initiative and a settlement freeze during the negotiations. If they are not willing to freeze the settlements, even for a ...

18. Take control, you’re the majority
(News Room/Op Ed - 2014)
...d oppose the evacuation of isolated settlements in the West Bank as part of a peace agreement, or a total freeze on settlement construction until an agreement is reached. Only one would join them were...

...quo;s demand that Abbas renounce the reconciliation agreement between Fatah and Hamas and its decision to freeze its negotiations with the PA until this demand is fulfilled, have proved to be a mistak...

... Arab states. Furthermore, when the conference is convened, the Palestinian Authority would agree to freeze its activities in the U.N. system, and Israel would release the remaining prisoners to ...

... option led by Mahmoud Abbas, which is based on the idea of compromise? Who contributed to the diplomatic freeze, to the insane settlement building, to the thwarting of Abbas' attempt to include Hamas...

...st and foremost a result of the illusion that the government’s inaction on every front can actually freeze the situation in place, the illusion that “price tag” is simply a few sloga...

...nd not doomed for failure from day one?   "The negotiations had to start with a decision to freeze settlement construction. We thought that we couldn't achieve that because of the curren...

...nt building at the last moment. We must approach the negotiations seriously, to announce a total building freeze outside the settlement blocs or the security fence and to minimize our presence in thos...

...usion over what would constitute a Palestinian state. The US, the EU and the UN all advocate a settlement freeze, but have been unable to deliver it.  That said, President Obama did tell the Jeru...

...on to strengthening hope are: • The first, most immediate and important –  an immediate freeze on settlements in any area that is not within the large settlement blocks. This is by f...

...threat to Israel than the Iranian nuclear project". To great applause, Diskin added that Israel must freeze settlement building and warned that the number of settlers in the West Bank will approa...

28. Prevent the next big explosion
(News Room/Op Ed - 2013)
...tribute greatly to strengthening hope:   The first and most important one is the immediate freeze of all settlement construction anywhere outside of the main settlement blocks. Th...

...st striking about this construction surge is that it occurred during what most people thought was a quasi-freeze in West Bank settlement projects. Why did people think that? Because earlier this year,...

...ny rookie mistakes when delivering his wondrous speeches, beginning with making a settlement construction freeze a precondition for restarting negotiations, via a change in his position on the 1967 li...

...he “Arab Spring” that is raging all around us. But it is clear that it is impossible to truly freeze the situation as social, economic, political and other processes are never frozen in ti...

...resident Abbas.   US Secretary of State John Kerry's much-anticipated peace plan is to include a freeze on all settlement activity outside of the major blocs and the release of prisoners deta...

33. Yossi Beilin says support a Palestinian
(News Room/Op Ed - 2012)
...tates to oppose Mr. Abbas’s move, pressure the Palestinians not to raise this issue, or threaten to freeze their budget.   And Israel has no reason to wage a diplomatic war against the ...

...ber state” status. A vote is expected in November.   Abbas made no mention of a settlement freeze, and officials said Abbas believes a freeze would no longer be necessary if he receives...

35. Romney vs. Obama on the Peace Process
(News Room/Op Ed - 2012)
...alestinian state.   One public difference dealt with the rifts over Obama's ask for a settlement freeze, an actuation of longstanding U.S. policy on settlements—and a moral, legal and p...

36. Meretz head meets Abbas
(News Room/News 2012)
...nbsp; 26.08.2012 via Times of Israel (click here for the original article)    Despite a freeze in high-level contacts between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, the head of the co...

37. Text of PA's July 24 letter to the EU
(News Room/News 2012)
...lls on the European Union to reconsider its practical upgrading of its relations with Israel. Despite the freeze of the upgrade, the EU and Israel committed last year to further explore the opportunit...

...meet Netanyahu for renewed peace talks. Abbas currently refuses to meet Netanyahu, demanding Israel first freeze West Bank settlement building and release more than 100 Palestinian prisoners.  ...

39. Why Not in Vegas?
(News Room/Op Ed - 2012)
...t and has basically forced the Obama team to shut down the peace process and drop any demands that Israel freeze settlements. This, in turn, has created a culture in Washington where State Department ...

...ued a series of declarations that all settlement should indeed stop - which led to a ten month settlement freeze while attempts were made to restart substantive negotiations - he said that first the U...

... decisions."     Foqaha stated that in order to break the status quo there must be a freeze on settlement activity by the Israeli Government, an agreement on borders and security,...

...et to resume direct negotiations since talks stalled in September 2010 after Israel refused to extend its freeze on settlement activity in the occupied Palestinian territory.   The envoy note...

...ents in order to maintain a policy that has succeeded very nicely thus far from his standpoint: refuse to freeze settlement construction, make frequent declarations regarding a vague readiness to cont...

44. Palestinian Public Opinion Poll March 2012
(Polls/Palestinian Polls)
... - 58% support and 35% oppose a return to exploratory talks with Israel without an Israeli commitment to freeze settlement construction and accept the lines of 1967 as a basis for negotiations. &nb...

...stinian representatives alone. According to the Israeli official, the Palestinians immediately demanded a freeze on settlement building, freeing prisoners and emphasized that from their point of view,...

...ident Mahmoud Abbas has told the Arab League he will not resume peace talks without an Israeli settlement freeze.   Abbas is under international pressure to resume low-level border talks that...

...ce of negotiations we might be able to get some movement in Roadmap obligations. Obama tried a settlement freeze, but he tried it in the abstract and in the absence of negotiations. However, I think h...

...i prime minister, who is seen by many Western officials as an obstacle to peace because of his refusal to freeze settlement building.   But while European and even American government officia...

...in the West Bank expired. The Palestinians have refused to resume formal negotiations unless the building freeze is renewed, a demand consistently rejected by Israel.   The parties have agree...

By Dennis Ross, via Washington Post 08.01.2012 via Washington Post (Click here for the original article)   Dennis Ross, former special assistant to President Obama and a senior director on

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