Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas speaks during a news conference following the extraord
Abbas: Peace efforts can only resume under international mediation

Israel says it would welcome the United States as a mediator but a US bid to revive negotiations, led by Us President Trump's adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner, has so far shown no progress.

Palestinian Hamas militant Hamas leader Sheikh Ahmed Yassin gaza
Quiet on settlement activity, Mideast Quartet calls for PA control of Gaza

The statement omitted any reference to Israeli settlement activity – a rarity for the Quartet.

Tony Blair
Report: UAE made payments to former UK PM Tony Blair as Quartet envoy

Allegations of a conflict of interest between Blair’s role as Quartet envoy and the business interests of his private consultancy firm have dogged him intermittently over the last number of years.

UN Headquarters
It is time to break up the Quartet

For different reasons, each of the four Quartet members is unqualified to negotiate an Israeli-Palestinian agreement.

A Palestinian woman argues with an Israeli border policeman during a protest
Quartet calls Israel out for ongoing settlement activity

“The real settlements Palestinians are after are Haifa, Jaffa and Tel Aviv,” Netanyahu declared.

Neveh Ya’acov
Notes on the Quartet report

The Quartet Report of July 2016 is very different and much more modest than the Roadmap published by the Quartet in 2003.

Mahmoud Abbas
Right from Wrong: Abbas’ Muslim holiday attack on the Quartet

Abbas not only welcomed each and every one of the bloodthirsty stabbing, car-ramming, firebomb-hurling assaults on innocent Israelis; he encouraged and rewarded them.

Mahmoud Abbas
PA said to boycott Quartet following its report on Mideast peace

Senior PA official told al-Hayat newspaper: "the US is dominating the Quartet and that the recent report has American fingerprints all over it."

Israeli-Palestinian peace
Quartet report blames Palestinians, Israel equally for impasse

The report said that “reuniting the Palestinians under a single, democratic and legitimate Palestinian authority on the basis of the PLO platform and Quartet principles remains a priority.

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