Tag archive for ‘Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas’
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Alex Fishman On Friday, April 14th, 2017

Officials in Jerusalem Are Missing Obama Earlier Than Expected

Jason Greenblatt, Donald Trump’s special representative for international negotiations, has received a mandate from the American president to reach a formula for an agreement in the Middle East within a year. Greenblatt More...

Abbas (L) and Trump
Jewish Business News On Friday, March 10th, 2017

Abbas Petitions Trump for Palestinian State Alongside Israel

  Israel and the Palestinians: For the first time since he took office, US President Donald Trump spoke on Friday with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. According to Abbas Spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeineh, More...

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Elior Levy On Thursday, December 29th, 2016

Abbas: Willing to Resume Peace Talks if Israel Freezes Settlements

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Wednesday he was willing to resume peace talks with Israel on the condition it halts settlement construction in response to a speech by US Secretary John Kerry on the Middle More...

Haneen Zoabi
Ynet News On Sunday, October 2nd, 2016

Israeli-Arabs Disgusted With Leaders for Boycotting Peres Funeral

Many Israeli-Arabs are expressing their disgust with Knesset members from the Joint Arab List who decided to boycott the funeral of former President Shimon Peres on Friday. “I don’t think that there will More...

Shai Genish On Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Palestinian President Abbas to Attend Shimon Peres’ Funeral

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and three other PA officials are set  to attend the funeral of Israel’s ninth president Shimon Peres in Jerusalem on Friday. This will be Abbas’ first official More...

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Roi Kais On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Abbas to European Parliament: ‘Help Us End the Occupation’

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas strongly criticized Israel during his Thursday address to the European Parliament in Belgium but stressed that his hands were outstretched for peace. Abbas said Israel More...

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News On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Mahmoud Abbas Worth Over $100 Million?

The Palestinian Authority has just discovered what every (Arab) Palestinian child knows — that hundreds of millions of dollars had been embezzled during the era of Yasser Arafat. The “discovery”, More...

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Jewish Business News On Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Abbas’s Brother Receives Treatment in Tel Aviv Hospital

The brother of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is hospitalized in critical condition at Assuta Medical Center in Tel Aviv. His admission to the Israeli hospital took place in secret. Abu Lawi, Abbas’s More...

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius,   left,   with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a visit to Israel in November 2013
Gali Raz On Friday, January 29th, 2016

France: If Renewed Peace Efforts Fail, We’ll Recognize Palestine

  French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius announced Friday that France will try to convene an international peace summit in the next few weeks to renew diplomatic efforts between Israeli and the Palestinians. More...


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