Mahmoud Abbas

Islamic Jihad accuses Abbas of sanctioning Gaza

By | 2018-05-10T14:15:08+00:00 May 10th, 2018|News|

jihadest-Terrorirst Senior Islamic Jihad official urges Palestinian organizations to act together to thwart a peace initiative. Khader Habib, a senior member of the Islamic Jihad terrorist group in Gaza, on Tuesday rejected the initiative of Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas to convene an international conference, attended by Israel, in a bid to

Abbas: I will continue terrorist payments

By | 2017-10-06T10:12:32+00:00 October 6th, 2017|News|

Mahmoud Abbas 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 the

Abbas to give ‘important’ speech at UN

By | 2017-09-19T08:51:00+00:00 September 19th, 2017|News|

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, "which will define the characteristics

PA activist detained after calling for Abbas to resign

By | 2017-09-07T12:18:53+00:00 September 7th, 2017|News|

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 from Hevron, said his client

Abbas outlines conditions for peace talks

By | 2017-08-17T11:30:54+00:00 August 17th, 2017|News|

abbas 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 the PA

Abbas congratulates North Korean dictator on ‘Liberation Day’

By | 2017-08-16T09:49:10+00:00 August 16th, 2017|News|

PA chairman congratulates Kim Jong-Un, fails to mention standoff with US or threats to attack Guam. By Gary Willig – Arutz Sheva Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas today sent congratulations to the ruler of North Korea, Kim Jong-Un, in honor of the country's Liberation Day, Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) reported. In the statement released by WAFA, the official

Abbas okays order imprisoning critics of Palestinian Authority

By | 2017-08-15T18:56:26+00:00 August 15th, 2017|News|

Mahmoud Abbas - Reuters Order provides for sentences from 1 year to life imprisonment for violators; 30 sites blocked, 5 journalists arrested under law so far. By Mordechai Sones – Arutz Sheva Last month, Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas approved an order restricting discourse on Palestinian social networks and news sites, and according

Jordan’s King to visit Ramallah

By | 2017-08-06T17:52:50+00:00 August 6th, 2017|News|

King Abdullah and Mahmoud Abbas - Flash 90 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

Abbas holds rare meeting with Hamas officials

By | 2017-08-02T10:24:42+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|News|

Abbas 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 said. The

Abbas archrival meets Hamas parliamentarians

By | 2017-07-28T12:15:38+00:00 July 28th, 2017|News|

Mohammed Dahlan -Flash 90 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