Tag Archives: Mahmoud Abbas

“The fact that Abbas and entourage don’t even bother to rein in or denounce the terrorists is apparently seen by many Palestinians as a green light to continue the attacks”

GATESTONE Israel’s ‘Peace Partner’ Is Slaughtering Israelis Khaled Abu Toameh September 26, 2022 In the past few months, there has been a rise in the number of terrorist attacks against Israelis carried out by gunmen belonging to, or associated with, … Continue reading

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Hussein al-Sheikh is moving to seize control of the movement’s critical positions once #MahmoudAbbas (now in the 17th year of his four-year term) leaves office

JNS Abbas’s designated successor has begun takeover of Fatah Yoni Ben-Menachem September 1, 2022 The Palestinian Authority’s succession battle has kicked into high gear. Hussein al-Sheikh, confidant and designated successor of 86-year-old Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas, has begun the … Continue reading

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Abbas comparison to systematic killing of 6 million Jews drew ire and calls for an apology from around the world

ALL ISRAEL NEWS Mahmoud Abbas and the ‘monstrous lie’ of the 50 Holocausts committed by Israel against Palestinians Nicole Jansezian August 17, 2022 Rather than apologize when asked by a reporter whether he regretted the murder by Palestinians of 11 … Continue reading

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“Abbas’s visit was the first time the Palestinian leader held talks with a senior Israeli official inside Israel since 2010”

TIMES OF ISRAEL World cheers Gantz-Abbas meeting, hopes for continued cooperation in 2022 by Jacob Magid December 30, 2021 Senior representatives of the United States, the European Union, the United Nations and various countries around the world hailed the rare … Continue reading

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“Fights break out in Ramallah on fourth day of protests over death of Nizar Banat in Palestinian Authority custody”

ALJAZEERA Rival Palestinian groups clash at protest over activist’s death June 27, 2021 Rival groups of Palestinians clashed in the occupied West Bank city of Ramallah on Sunday during a fourth day of protests over the death of Nizar Banat, … Continue reading

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“Hundreds of angry Palestinians marched towards Abbas’s presidential compound in Ramallah to demand he resign over Banat’s death”

REUTERS Autopsy shows head blows in death of Abbas critic, Palestinian group says by Ali Sawafta June 24, 2021 A Palestinian activist who died in the custody of President Mahmoud Abbas’s security forces on Thursday took blows to the head, … Continue reading

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“J Street has tried to take advantage of the Jewish community’s desire to have a big tent”

ALGEMEINER J Street Embraces Mahmoud Abbas; How Will US Jews Respond? by Moshe Phillips April 22, 2021 J Street’s decision to feature Mahmoud Abbas at its “first-ever virtual national conference” earlier this week, demonstrates just how far J Street is … Continue reading

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“Hacking the phones of hundreds of Palestinian civil society actors is yet another brazen attempt by Palestinian security services to police and silence critics and opponents”

ASSOCIATED PRESS Facebook says it halts hackers tied to Palestinian security by Josef Federman April 21, 2021 Facebook said Wednesday it has broken up a hacker network used by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas’ intelligence service in an attempt to keep … Continue reading

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US State Department report: “Palestinians distributed at least $151 million in 2019 on their “pay-to-slay” program, in which international aid dollars are spent to support imprisoned terrorists and their families”

GATESTONE Palestinians: US Taxpayer Money Going to Terrorists by Bassam Tawil April 6, 2021 The Biden administration’s decision to resume unconditional US financial aid to the Palestinians will allow the Palestinian Authority (PA) to continue rewarding terrorists who kill Jews, … Continue reading

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“The race to succeed Abbas has just begun, and it is bound to be heated, and most likely violent”

FRONT PAGE MAG Who Will Succeed Mahmoud Abbas? by Joseph Puder April 1, 2021 Mahmoud Abbas, also known as Abu Mazen, is now 85-years old; he is frail and largely dysfunctional, as is his Ramallah based Palestinian Authority (PA), which … Continue reading

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