Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas pledges
The Indian ExpressPalestinian President Mahmoud Abbas pledges to ramp up Gaza sanctionsThe Indian ExpressPalestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has pledged to increase sanctions on the Gaza Strip, drawing a fresh attack from its Hamas rulers. Abbas, the leader of the internationally-recognised Palestinian government based in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, ...Palestinians warn Abbas could dismantle PA in 2018Al-MonitorKing of Jordan to visit Palestinian Authority President Abbas in RamallahThe Jerusalem PostAbbas vows to keep up financial pressure on HamasThe Times of IsraelHaaretz -The New Arab -Minneapolis Star Tribuneall 182 news articles »
Posted on 6 August 2017 | 7:38 am
Israel is going to miss Mahmoud Abbas -
YnetnewsIsrael is going to miss Mahmoud AbbasYnetnewsIn spite of his advanced age, his poor health—which his concerned doctors define as “excellent”—and his deep frustration over his failure to advance his people to an independent state, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas insists on holding on to the ...SUCCESS! CBC Retracts Claim that Mahmoud Abbas is a “Staunch Opponent of Violence”Honest Reporting CanadaJordan's King Coming to Ramallah to Meet With Palestinian PresidentHaaretzAbbas, the day afterThe Jerusalem Post mobile websiteAl-Monitor -The Times of Israel -The New Araball 457 news articles »
Posted on 4 August 2017 | 1:41 pm
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in
Fox NewsPalestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in hospital for checkup, spokesman saysFox NewsAbbas, a smoker, has suffered heart problems in the past, but his doctors have said he is fine. A year ago, Abbas underwent an emergency heart procedure after suffering exhaustion and chest pains. Last month, Abbas dispelled rumors he had suffered a ...Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in hospital for 'routine checkup'Evening StandardFive post-Abbas possibilitiesThe Jerusalem PostAbbas Hospitalized For Exhaustion And StressForwardJewish News -The Seattle Times -Jewish Telegraphic Agencyall 95 news articles »
Posted on 29 July 2017 | 4:02 am
Abbas Rejects Compromise, Calls for Mass
World Israel NewsAbbas Rejects Compromise, Calls for Mass ProtestsThe American InterestMeetings are held today between representatives of various Palestinian factions at the office of Fatah deputy chairman Mahmoud al-Aloul. Jabal al-Mheissen, responsible for Tanzim on the Fatah central committee, and former Palestinian intelligence chief ...'Intensify' struggle over Temple Mount, Fatah urgesThe Times of IsraelAnalysis: Abbas' security doubletalkWorld Israel NewsAbbas Rules Out Resuming Israel Contacts Until All Temple Mount Security LiftedSputnik InternationalReuters -Jewish News -The Jerusalem Post mobile websiteall 4,294 news articles »
Posted on 26 July 2017 | 1:13 pm
The Mahmoud Abbas exchange, part 2: On peace
Jewish JournalThe Mahmoud Abbas exchange, part 2: On peace agreements with Arab autocratsJewish JournalAmir Tibon is an Israeli journalist who covers Washington, D.C. for Haaretz newspaper. Prior to Haaretz, Tibon was the diplomatic correspondent for Walla News, a leading Israeli news website. His writing on Israel, the peace process and the Middle East ...and more »
Posted on 26 July 2017 | 4:18 am
Abbas’s resignation from PLO could mean
Mahmoud Abbas, the 80-year old chairman of the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO) and president of the Palestinian Authority (PA)—whose rule over the post-Oslo, post-Intifada years has come under increasing criticism for his inability to end ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:58 pm
Seizure of Hamas Operatives Possibly Carried
It is signed by Majed Faraj, head of the Palestinian Authority General Intelligence Service and a close associate of PA President Mahmoud Abbas. Faraj opens the letter by thanking officials in Cairo over the close military and intelligence ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:52 pm
PA Congress to Meet for First Time Since
Palestinian Authority (PA) leaders have set September 15-16 as the dates for their first congress in nearly 20 years after Chairman Mahmoud Abbas announced his resignation as head of a top executive body. The meeting of the Palestine National Council (PNC ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:50 pm
Abbas rescinds decision to shut down Geneva
Last week, Palestinian officials said that PA President Mahmoud Abbas issued a “presidential decree” ordering the closure of PPC and the seizure of its assets. The decision was seen in the context of Abbas’s efforts to silence his political opponents ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:38 pm
EU envoy warns of more anti-settlement steps
Palestinian leaders have set September 15-16 as the dates for the first Palestine National Council congress in nearly 20 years, after Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas announced his resignation as head of the PLO executive. The meeting of the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:17 pm