Billionaires Packer and Milchan, at center of Netanyahu Investigation, Sought to Recruit Mossad Chief

Israel to Free First 26 Prisoners Palestinians Threaten to Cancel Peace Meet Over Terms of Release, Settlements

Appealing to U.S., European mediators, Palestinians say Netanyahu violates agreements and is doing nothing to stop elements in his government bent on derailing negotiations.

Several days before Israeli-Palestinian talks are due to reconvene in Jerusalem, a severe crisis is in the making. Palestinian...