First meeting of all foreign ministers during this decisive round of talks lasts one hour and a quarter.
After convictions of aggravated fraud and breach of trust, new judge in retrial says Olmert should have been charged in initial trial. He is likely to appeal sentence, to be handed down in May.
Ultra-Orthodox parties got their economic demands in early, much to the annoyance of Moshe Kahlon's Kulanu party.
The last time an Israeli premier stood quietly by while the U.S. tried to cut a separate peace, the Jewish State got bubkes.