Swedish FM: We hope Israeli ambassador will return
"Intelligent people have humor," Margot Wallström says of her back and forth with Liberman
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Security official: Jerusalem rioting could persist for weeks, even months
Relative quiet pervades Friday morning as Temple Mount reopens; police remain on high alert in capital.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,DANIEL K. EISENBUD,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Police on high alert in Jerusalem after Fatah calls for 'day of rage'
Israel Police decide to reopen Temple Mount after closing it for first time in 14 years; entrance will be limited to men over 50 and women; Fatah calls on Palestinians to "defend Aksa Mosque."
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Abbas to Israel: Make peace with us and 57 other nations will follow
The Palestinian Authority President says he does not want an intifada and wants to keep Jerusalem's holy places quiet.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Ireland's Upper House joins Sweden, British parliament and calls for recognition of 'Palestine'
Israeli official says that the Upper House of the Irish parliament is a relatively insignificant body, and that the vote is only symbolic.
By HERB KEINON
PA to ask Security Council for resolution on 67 lines in coming weeks, official says
Proposed resolution will call for Israel to withdraw to the pre-1967 lines.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,HERB KEINON
France says will recognize Palestinian state if negotiations fail
"What we want is not something symbolic, but something that is useful for peace," foreign minister says.
PLO to UK: Follow your parliament's lead and recognize Palestinian statehood
PLO Secretary-General Yasser Abed Rabbo calls on the British government to endorse the move by voting in favor of a Palestinian state at the Security Council.
By JERRY LEWIS,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Hamas: Fatah will have no authority in any prisoner exchange talks
The source emphasized that the delegations will only discuss the matter of creating an airport and sea port only.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Jerusalem court: Palestinian Authority must compensate families for 2001 terror attack
District court Judge Drori finds that Marwan Barghouti, a Palestinian leader serving life in prison for multiple deadly attacks, had knowledge of the 2001 shooting.
By AVIRAM ZINO/MAARIV HASHAVUA