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Abbas: I will continue terrorist payments
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Abbas: I will continue terrorist payments

PA chairman reiterates his supports for Arabs who committed terrorist attacks against Israelis. By Gary Willig – Arutz Sheva Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas reiterated his support for Arabs who were captured or killed while committing terrorist attacks against Israeli citizens. In an interview with Al-Quds Al-Arabi, Abbas stated that, “Israel incites […]

Abbas to give ‘important’ speech at UN
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Abbas to give ‘important’ speech at UN

Abbas spokesman says his UN speech will “define the characteristics of the next stage”. By Dalit Halev – Arutz Sheva Nabil Abu Rudeineh, the official spokesman of Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas, said on Sunday that Abbas will deliver an important speech to the UN General Assembly on Wednesday, […]

PA activist detained after calling for Abbas to resign
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PA activist detained after calling for Abbas to resign

Hevron activist Issa Amro arrested after Facebook post calling on PA chairman to resign. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva Palestinian Authority (PA) security forces have detained a prominent activist after he called for PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas to resign, The Associated Press reported Monday. A lawyer representing Issa Amro, an activist […]

Abbas outlines conditions for peace talks
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Abbas outlines conditions for peace talks

PA chairman ready to resume negotiations on the basis of two-state principle and determination that “settlements” are illegal. By Dalit Halevi – Arutz Sheva Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday once again outlined his conditions for negotiations with Israel. Speaking with members of his Fatah movement, Abbas said […]

Jordan’s King to visit Ramallah
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Jordan’s King to visit Ramallah

King Abdullah to make rare official visit to Ramallah, meet Abbas. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva King Abdullah of Jordan is set to make a rare official visit to Ramallah next week, Yediot Aharonot reported on Thursday. The visit is expected to last several hours, and the Jordanian King is expected […]

Abbas holds rare meeting with Hamas officials
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Abbas holds rare meeting with Hamas officials

PA chairman meets delegation of Hamas officials amid ongoing Hamas-Fatah feud. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday met with a delegation of Hamas officials in his offices in Ramallah, Yediot Aharonot reported. Heading the Hamas delegation was former minister Nasser al-Din al-Shaer, the report […]

Abbas archrival meets Hamas parliamentarians
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Abbas archrival meets Hamas parliamentarians

Mohammed Dahlan, PA chairman’s exiled rival, takes part in public meeting with Hamas members of parliament. By Elad Benar – Arutz Sheva Mohammed Dahlan, Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas’s exiled rival, on Thursday took part in a public meeting with Hamas members of parliament for the first time in […]

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Abbas suspends security coordination with Israel

PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas cancels security meetings between Israeli and Arab officials following Hamas terror attack in Halamish. BY JTA – Arutz Sheva JTA – Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas canceled scheduled security coordination meetings between Israeli and Palestinian officials. The meetings were cancelled on Sunday, two days after Abbas […]