Geneva Initiative Annexes
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...ast few months, understandably, our focus has been on the tragic situation in Gaza. Today I would like to return to the broader questions of peace and a sustainable resolution to the Palestinian Quest...

2. Jerusalem tour with Dr. Shaul Arieli
(Events/Local Activities - 2018)
  Jerusalem is often cited as one of the outstanding “intractable” issues that make the Palestinian-Israeli conflict so difficult to solve. Last Friday, 23.11, confl

...t is the establishment of a demilitarized Palestinian state") and Palestinian refugees will not return to Israel at all, as Netanyahu declared in his 2009 Bar-Ilan speech ("The ref...

...n the 1967 borders.”   The Egyptians also affirmed their “commitment to the right of return” for Palestinian refugees and their descendants to their former homes inside Isra...

...lpful and strident language.   The U.S. Administration should support and actively engage in a return to negotiations based on these parameters, ending its equivocation regarding the two-...

...orders should remain annexed to Israel. But a no less sweeping majority, 96.6 percent, strongly opposed a return to the 1967 lines without free access to both sides of the city.  When asked abo...

...nce said Tuesday in an interview in Jerusalem. “But it’s going to require the Palestinians to return to the table.”   Palestinians say President Donald Trump’s Dec. 6 ...

...to exploit anger to bolster its own position.   More likely still, security officials fear, is a return to the sporadic deadly violence of the wave of knife attacks, often launched by Palesti...

...lestinian people. Many speakers demanded that Israel cease its settlement activities and that all parties return to the negotiating table. Speakers also urged the international community to continue t...

...n Coptic Christian and Mr. Kushner has developed strong ties with the Saudis and other Arabs and recently returned from a visit to Riyadh. Mr. Trump has met with Mr. Netanyahu and Mr. Abbas three time...

...nstraining the military growth of the Hamas government and eliminating the stipulation with regard to the return of hostages, MIAs, and casualties of Operation Protective Edge.   In other wor...

...group that seized power in the Gaza Strip in 2007 and has run it ever since, agreed in Cairo last week to return administrative control of the impoverished coastal territory to the Palestinian Authori...

...tween the two factions will bolster Mr Abbas's Fatah-led Palestinian government to revive peace talks and return to the path of a Western-backed two-state solution.   Hamas's agreement to t...

...international forces in the Palestinian state and others reflects this advantage.   The right of return: the demand of a part of the Palestinians to realize the right of return in the State o...

... powerful Arab country at the time, came to the table and made peace.   Under the treaty, Israel returned the Sinai, an area more than 2 1/2 times the size of Israel. That peace treaty has st...

...nexation of the West Bank. Abbas, meanwhile, faces extreme forces in his camp that insist on a right to return for Palestinian refugees displaced by the War of Independence, as well as over 95% of W...

... U.S. official and an Israeli source familiar with the details of the summit, said Netanyahu requested in return to get American recognition of construction within the settlement blocs.   Las...

... overtures to Trump as a replacement; he hurried to meet Prime Minister Theresa May, who had herself just returned from D.C.   The Israeli government has also drawn encouragement from the var...

... much impact. An effective international incentive package should be end-game-oriented (i.e. delivered in return for a final-status agreement, and not for small steps along the way) and should address...

...d settlements threaten the viability of the two-state solution, and it urged Israelis and Palestinians to return to negotiations that will lead to two independent nations.   The United States...

...is misperception.’ You didn’t mention the most important question of all: the ‘Right of Return.’ Palestinians, almost to a person, believe that the ‘refugees’ livin...

...   Shoukry's recent visit to the West Bank and Israel and Sisi’s announcement that Cairo has returned to play a role in resolving this conflict reflects a desire to restore Egypt’s ...

...ypt backs the Arab Initiative, a 2002 plan that offers Israel diplomatic relations with the Arab world in return for withdrawing from all the territory Israel seized in the Arab-Israeli war of 1967 an...

...n national narrative in general and particularly as it relates to the Palestinian concept of the right of return; Gadi Baltiansky, HLEP-GI Director General, who presented some of the existing model ag...

25. Israel's six options for peace
(News Room/Op Ed - 2016)
...aying that doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results is insanity. So is a “return to normalcy” without understanding that the next tragedy is already lurking down ...

...inian whose family originally resided in the city of Jaffa, if he would be willing to give up his hope to return to his family's home. "For real peace, based on the two-state solution", he s...

...ch even a stubborn negotiator like Abbas will be willing to say “Jewish state.” Since he returned to the government seven years ago, Netanyahu has obstinately refused to present a det...

...ized that if Abbas in fact intends to work to stop the terror and if he is honest regarding his desire to return to direct talks, then the way should be found. "We need to ind a way to build mu...

...ort visit, though sometimes they also had more empathetic receptions. In some cases, the Jewish occupants returned objects and mementos to the displaced Palestinians.   Jews, too, went to vis...

... settlement blocs remaining part of Israel, offering 1.9 percent of this territory during negotiations in return for land inside Israel. That does not mean that Abbas would embrace a U.S. approach t...

...rity measures that contradict the existing agreements between the parties. The Palestinian side would, in return, refrain from any unilateral diplomatic acts, including at the UN and at the Internatio...

...hen, the United States has had two other presidents, and at the end of the year, the Clinton family might return to the White House if Hillary Clinton prevails over her Democratic and Republican rival...

...elly, let’s make peace,’ they will lay down their knives?”   This week, Herzog returned from a successful trip to Paris during which he met with France’s diplomatic el...

...? For which plan exactly? Under which conditions? In order to answer these fundamental questions, we must return to facts and figures.   While Jewish settlement in the West Bank has scattered...

...nificant concessions such as agreeing to the concept of land swaps and limiting the number of Palestinian returnees to Israel to a symbolic number.   Geneva Initiative (Israel) Chairman Yossi...

36. The Settlement Enterprise Has Failed
(News Room/Op Ed - 2015)
...? For which plan exactly? Under which conditions? In order to answer these fundamental questions, we must return to facts and figures.   While Jewish settlement in the West Bank has scattered...

...om both sides expressed their sorrow at the recent loss of life, expressed their hope that calm will soon return and repeated their commitment to assisting in creating a diplomatic process which could...

38. Abbas' peace project has hit a dead end
(News Room/Op Ed - 2015)
... America and Europe. He proved his obligation to maintaining security for Israelis. And he got nothing in return. The tragedy of Mahmoud Abbas, part one of a two-part series.   Many hopes wer...

...greed to keep the dialogue going and to arrange many more meetings like this one. All of the participants returned home energized to keep up their work. The meeting was organized with the support of...

...ul resolution of the conflict is the best option economically for both Palestinians and Israelis, while a return to violence is very costly to both sides.”   According to the study, bot...

...nian occupied land."   Abed Rabbo added that "we should give up language calling for a return to peace talks devoid of meaning, which we have tried in the past.” He called for...

... then there might be sanctions by states who do not subscribe to the whole BDS agenda, which includes the return of the refugees,” said Petruschka, who is best known in Israel as an entrepreneur...

43. Joint Israeli-Palestinian Meeting in Jerusalem
(Events/Joint Activities - 2015)
...5 Palestinian and Israeli political activists gathered to discuss solutions to the conflict, to promote a return to genuine negotiations and to encourage  reconciliation. Both Israeli and Palesti...

44. Meet the new MK: Nurit Koren
(News Room/News - 2015)
...are of children, substitute teaching, a special education aide, and opening and managing a restaurant. I returned to school at age 38, with four children, because I wanted to make a respectable livin...

...ct it will not do so. Given the outcome of the Israeli elections, only 16% support an unconditional return to negotiations with Israel. By contrast, 42% support return to negotiations only if Is...

...ith Likud activists from the central Israeli city of Yehud exposed the pressure he is under following his return from Washington and the release of a document by Yedioth Ahronoth revealing past discus...

...confidant to negotiate with Palestinians and offered land swaps along the 1967 lines and limited right of return; Netanyahu's office denies any such deal.   During his second term as prime mi...

...elegitimation of Israel as a democratic state; • Delegitimation of Israel’s borders and a return to the 1947 Partition Plan; • A demand for a redivision of Palestine between ...

49. Two Israels
(News Room/Op Ed - 2015)
...dquo;they” stands for anyone who is not only hostile to us, such as Iran, but also those who want a return for their recognition of us, or those who simply disagree with us – from Mahmoud ...

... tripartite resolution (French, British and German) led by France calls on Israel and the Palestinians to return to the table and finish their final status negotiations within two years, without estab...

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