JERUSALEM - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/JERUSALEM News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Obama, Netanyahu: Great challenges in Middle East http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476896-68/netanyahu-obama-israel-east.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476896-68/netanyahu-obama-israel-east.html.csp">Obama, Netanyahu: Great challenges in Middle East</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE PACE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T11:11:45.385-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 11:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pressed each other politely but firmly Wednesday to address areas of tension in their relationship, with the U.S. president calling for an end to Palestinian civilian deaths and the Israeli leader warning of the consequences of leaving Iran with nuclear capabilities. As Obama and Netanyahu opened their meeting in the Oval Office, Israeli officials announced plans to move forward with a controversial new housing dev...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584768962014-10-01T11:11:45.385-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T11:11:45.385-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58476896@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:11:45 MDT Gaza war is over, but Jerusalem violence remains http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58399965-68/palestinian-israeli-jerusalem-palestinians.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58399965-68/palestinian-israeli-jerusalem-palestinians.html.csp">Gaza war is over, but Jerusalem violence remains</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DANIEL ESTRIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T19:39:50.215-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 07:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jerusalem • While the world’s attention was focused on the airstrikes and rockets over Gaza and Israel this summer, a wave of violence hit the streets of Jerusalem — and is still roiling parts of this divided city at the core of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The kidnapping and killing of three Israeli teens by Palestinians in the West Bank, and the apparent revenge killing of a Palestinian youth by Israelis in Jerusalem, sparked a chain of events that led to the 50-day war between Israel an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583999652014-09-10T19:39:50.215-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T19:39:50.215-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399965@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:39:50 MDT Israel and Hamas accept Egyptian cease-fire plan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58258865-68/israel-hamas-palestinian-gaza.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58258865-68/israel-hamas-palestinian-gaza.html.csp">Israel and Hamas accept Egyptian cease-fire plan</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSEF FEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T21:50:35.437-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 09:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">JERUSALEM • Israel and Hamas on Monday accepted an Egyptian cease-fire proposal meant to halt a bruising monthlong war that has claimed nearly 2,000 lives, raising hopes that the bloodiest round of fighting between the bitter enemies could finally be coming to an end. Still, both sides signaled a rough road ahead, with an Israeli official expressing skepticism given previous failures, and a Palestinian negotiator saying “it’s going to be tough.” A last-minute burst of violence, including a dead...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582588652014-08-04T21:50:35.437-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-04T21:50:35.437-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58258865@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:50:35 MDT