Tag: Mahmoud Abbas

Livni Meets with PA Officials in London

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni ignored backlash from last month’s meeting with Palestinian Authority (PA) officials, Walla! News reveals Friday, and has met once again with Hamas-Fatah “unity government” representatives in London. Several senior PA officials told the Israeli daily that Livni has, in fact, been in constant contact with government ministers, mainly by telephone. Over the past […]

Abbas accuses Israel of ‘pulling region into violence’ following Gaza airstrike

The office of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas condemned Israel and accused it of escalating the violence in the region for its airstrike on Gaza Wednesday that killed a Palestinian militant… Read More: Abbas accuses Israel of ‘pulling region into violence’ following Gaza airstrike | JPost | Israel News

Not Much Abbas Can Do About Rockets

The U.S. State Department condemned on Wednesday the rocket fire from Gaza, but also said that Palestinian Authority (PA) head Mahmoud Abbas cannot do much to stop the attacks, despite having signed a unity pact with Hamas. “We condemn all rocket fire from Gaza. It is unprovoked aggression against civilian targets and is totally unacceptable […]

Netanyahu plans to counter US acceptance of Palestinian unity by blocking West Bank elections

The US and European decision to continue funding the Palestinians under their new, Hamas-backed government, is a landmark: For the first time, the US and Europe will be bankrolling an organization branded under their own laws as terrorist, as well as its armed militia, the Ezz e-Din al-Qassam, DEBKAfile’s counterterrorism sources note.

Report: Kerry and Abbas to Meet in Jordan

United States Secretary of State John Kerry is scheduled to start a two-day visit to Jordan Wednesday, where he will meet with Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, Jordanian daily newspaper al-Arab al-Yawm reported Sunday.   The report, cited by the Ma’an news agency, quoted a “high-profile” Jordanian official as saying that Abbas and Kerry […]

Abbas, Kerry speak ahead of Palestinian unity government formation

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas was scheduled to meet with US Secretary of State John Kerry in Amman on Wednesday, Jordanian newspaper al-Arab al-Yawm reported on Sunday. Meanwhile the two spoke hours before the Palestinian were set to swear in their new unity government Monday. Kerry and Abbas were expected to discuss the now-defunct Israeli-Palestinian […]

Livni and Abbas discuss Fatah-Hamas unity gov’t in meeting in London

Chief Israeli negotiator Tzipi Livni and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas met briefly in London on Thursday night, in the first meeting between Israeli and Palestinian officials since peace talks failed last month, Channel 2 reported. Read More: Livni and Abbas discuss Fatah-Hamas unity gov’t in meeting in London | JPost | Israel News.

Letter to President Abbas

President Abbas, you have publicly stated that the Arab failure to accept the 1947 partition was a mistake.   You have also stated that the Second Intifada that began in the year 2000 was a mistake. Was it a mistake for the PLO to be created in 1964 with its Charter exclusively dedicated to the […]

Abbas: Hamas Doesn’t Need to Recognize Israel

Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas thinks that Hamas, with whom he recently signed a reconciliation pact, does not need to recognize Israel. A senior PA official on Sunday told the London-based Al-Hayat newspaper that Abbas insists that Hamas does not need to recognize Israel or renounce terrorism, even after the unity pact with his […]

Recognizing the Prophesied 7-Year Agreement?

Are we on the brink of the greatest prophetic fulfillment in 2,000 years?  The Israeli and Palestinian Peace Agreement By Irvin Baxter   The prophecy foretells that a peace agreement will be signed between Israelis and Palestinians and that this agreement will mark the beginning of the Final Seven Years to the Battle of Armageddon […]