September 19, 2015
Why it’s time for Saudi Arabia to take the lead on Israeli-Palestinian peace process – Uri Savir – Al-Monitor 06.09.15
Israel and Saudi Arabia share common interests but these can only be expressed if the Saudis take a leading role in moving the Israeli-Palestinian peace process toward a statehood based on their 2002 initiative, with the United States, Egypt and the Arab League engaging as well.
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Joint Statement on the Meeting between President Barack Obama and King Salman bin Abd alAziz Al Saud – The White House 04.09.15
Regarding the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, the two leaders underscored the enduring importance of the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative, and underlined the necessity of reaching a comprehensive, just and lasting settlement to the conflict based on two states living side-by-side in peace and security. They also encouraged both parties to take steps to preserve and advance the two-state solution.
Netanyahu in UK says he is ready for peace talks right now – The Times of Israel 10.09.15
Warns that Middle East is crumbling under Islamic extremism. Mahmoud Abbas rejected Netanyahu’s call from a joint French-Palestinian cabinet meeting in Paris.