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A Jewish immigrant from North America kisses the ground after arriving at Ben Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv. Some 231 Jews, including 106 children, from North America took a chartered flight by the Nefesh B’Nefesh organisation and arrived in Israel on Tuesday. The organisation helps Jewish immigrant families to relocate and find jobs in the country. Photograph: Nir Elias/Reuters

Israeli and Palestinian officials will meet on Tuesday in Washington, ending five years of deadlock in the Middle East peace process.The breakthrough (...)

From left: Israeli president Shimon Peres, US secretary of state John Kerry and president Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority during the World Economic Forum at the Dead Sea in Jordan. Photograph: Jim Young/New York Times.

In an effort to revive the moribund peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians, US secretary of state John Kerry announced a plan to inve(...)

There had been reports that Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu  had agreed to an American request to freeze construction in the West Bank. Photograph: Reuters

Palestinians have accused Israel of jeopardising attempts to restart peace talks after Israel announced plans to build almost 300 new homes in (...)

Outgoing Palestinian prime minister Salam Fayyad (left) has tendered his resignation to president Mahmoud Abbas. Photograph: Getty

The internationally respected prime minister of the Palestinian Authority, Salam Fayyad, has resigned, raising concerns about political stabili(...)

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