Archive: October 2010

Oct. 11

Abbas to Arab League: Israel has violated all agreements

Oct. 11

PA quashes PM’s offer for renewed building freeze

Oct. 11

First human clinical trial of embryonic stem cell therapy underway

Oct. 11

Report: Arab League to give US 1 month to save peace talks

Oct. 11

Israel: PA threat to declare state unilaterally a ‘mirage’

“The Palestinian Authority announced over the weekend – following the Arab League meeting in Libya that gave the US a 30-day grace period to get Israel to agree to another settlement construction moratorium – that it was considering ‘alternatives’ in case the peace talks collapsed, including seeking US or UN recognition of an independent Palestinian state.”

Oct. 13

Iran flays EU for not resuming nuclear talks (says Solana was a more effective negotiator than Ashton is)

Oct. 14

Abbas: What Israel calls itself is none of our business

Oct. 14

Israeli PM, PA President want to be leaders who resolve conflict

Oct. 14

EU states and MEPs clash over foreign policy powers

Oct. 14

Hitchens brothers take opposite sides in civilization, God debate

Oct. 17

Does the PA fulfill the criteria for an independent state?

Oct. 17

Abbas: I won’t resume talks until building freeze renewed

“Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas told an Israeli interviewer on Sunday that he had passed on four messages to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu that he was willing to accept a ‘silent freeze’ on building in the settlements to continue negotiations with Israel.”

Oct. 17

Nato inches closer to new strategic concept

Oct. 17

Christian groups intensify efforts against U.N. defamation resolution

Oct. 17

Chinese ‘underground’ church leaders lament government travel ban

Oct. 18

U.S. working on ‘compromise’ plan to renew freeze

Oct. 18

Atheism becoming the new religion, evangelicals warned

Oct. 19

Ben-Eliezer: White House must press sides to resume talks

Oct. 19

New edition of ‘Operation World’ prayer guide officially out

Oct. 19

Google to bring Dead Sea Scrolls online

The Dead Sea Scrolls, discovered in 1947, are one of the most important archaeological findings of all time, showing that the text of the Old Testament was transmitted accurately through the centuries. Now, they’re about to get Googled.

Oct. 20

Persecution comes with being a Christian in North Africa, says pastor

Oct. 20

Palestinians consider shift in strategy on statehood

Oct. 22

Israeli PM: Future of Jews depends on ensuring Israeli security

Oct. 22

Missionaries: Church failing to reach one-fourth of the world

Oct. 24

‘Diplomacy may trump law in settlement demolitions’

Oct. 24

Catholic cleric: Jesus cancelled biblical ‘chosen people’

Oct. 24

Israel slams Catholic statement on Mideast, singling out archbishop

“On Saturday, Catholic bishops from the Middle East concluded a two-week conference in Rome, Italy, with a call for the international community, especially the United Nations, to work ‘to put an end to the occupation’ of Palestinian territories.”