Tag Archives: Mahmoud Abbas

Abbas: “The aging leader tried to capitalize on his people’s unrest by taking unprecedented steps against Israel”

AMERICAN INTEREST The End of the Abbas Era by Grant Rumley August 9, 2017 The closest the Israeli-Palestinian conflict got to an actual third intifada, or uprising, happened late this past month when Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas mobilized the shadowy militia elements of his … Continue reading

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“Postmortem of a disastrous month”

ALGEMEINER Despite a Difficult Month, Israel Will Prosper by Isi Leibler August 9, 2017 …It is an awesome burden of responsibility to serve as an Israeli leader, because you are obliged to make decisions that affect the future of the … Continue reading

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Glick: McMaster “constantly refers to Israel as the occupying power”

JERUSALEM POST Losing and winning the Temple Mount by Caroline B. Glick August 4, 2017 Last week, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and his security cabinet caved in to the demands of the PLO and its partners in Hamas, the Islamic … Continue reading

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Mahmoud Abbas: “The Palestinian leader is nothing if not a shrewd politician”

WALL STREET JOURNAL Mahmoud Abbas: Negotiator Turned Autocrat by Adam Rubenstein August 1, 2017 …Mr. Abbas has always been weaker than Arafat, the authors explain, offering that he, unlike Arafat, “is not the charismatic leader of Palestinians. . . . … Continue reading

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“After a career as Israel’s chief adversary at the negotiating table, Erekat may now rely on Israel for life-saving treatment”

JERUSALEM POST Top Palestinian official looks to Israel for life-saving transplant by Eytan Halon August 1, 2017 Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat is suffering from a serious respiratory disease and is on the waiting list for a lung transplant in … Continue reading

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Abbas to Israel: You’ll be sorry

JERUSALEM POST Abbas halts security coordination as Israel considers cameras over metal detectors by Jeremy Sharon July 23, 2017 Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas spoke on Sunday about his decision to sever ties with Israel until it reverses its decision … Continue reading

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“Abbas’s war on the Hamas…smacks of hypocrisy and is accompanied by a smear campaign against Israel”

GATESTONE Abbas’s Lies and Palestinian Child Victims by Bassam Tawil June 30, 2017 Palestinian children are the latest victims of the power struggle between the two rival Palestinian factions, the Palestinian Authority (PA) and Hamas. PA President Mahmoud Abbas has … Continue reading

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