24 Apr 2021 - I am alarmed by the recent escalations in Jerusalem and around Gaza. Over the last 48 hours there was a spike of violent clashes between Israelis and Palestinians in Jerusalem and the launching of rockets by militants in Gaza.
01 Apr 2021 - “With the conclusion of the candidate submissions to the Central Elections Commission, I am encouraged by the completion of this important step of the nomination process for the upcoming Palestinian Legislative Council elections. This is welcome progress.
23 Mar 2021 - The Envoys of the Middle East Quartet from the European Union, the Russian Federation, the United States, and the United Nations met virtually to discuss returning to meaningful negotiations that will lead to a two-state solution, including tangible steps to advance freedom, security and prosperity for Palestinians and Israelis, which is important in its own right.
23 Feb 2021 - Excellencies and distinguished delegates,Please allow me to thank the Norwegian Foreign Minister and the EU High Representative for organizing this meeting. Thank you to your team. Thank you also to the High Representative and his team.
12 Feb 2021 - “I welcome the recent meeting of the Palestinian national factions under the auspices of the Arab Republic of Egypt. The meeting marks an important advancement towards the holding of elections and Palestinian national unity. I acknowledge the leadership demonstrated by Egypt in helping to advance this step forward.
05 Feb 2021 - I was very honoured to preside over the beginning of this year’s first meeting of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People.
My congratulations to the Chair, Ambassador Cheikh Niang, and other members of the Bureau, on your election.
26 Jan 2021 - Mister President, State Minister Nafti of Tunisia,
Foreign Minister Coveney of Ireland,
Foreign Minister Lavrov of Russia,
Foreign Minister Ebrard of Mexico,
Foreign Minister Eriksen Søreide of Norway,
Deputy Foreign Minister Tammsaar of Estonia,
Foreign Minister Malki of the State of Palestine,
Secretary-General Aboul Gheit of the League of Arab States,
30 Dec 2020 - United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Lynn Hastings of Canada as Deputy Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, where she will also serve as the United Nations Resident Coordinator and Humanitarian Coordinator for the Occupied Palestinian Territory. She succeeds Jamie McGoldrick of Ireland to whom the Secretary-General is grateful for his comm
21 Dec 2020 - United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Tor Wennesland of Norway as his new Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process and Personal Representative to the Palestine Liberation Organization and the Palestinian Authority. In this capacity, Mr.