Mahmoud Abbas

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Palestinian leaders reached the resolution as a meeting last night

Palestinian leaders resolve to suspend recognition of Israel

Palestinian leaders resolve to suspend recognition of Israel

Leaders reached the decision at a meeting in Ramallah yesterday

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Donald Trump is determined to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem

Donald Trump informs Mahmoud Abbas of intention to move US Embassy to Jerusalem

Donald Trump informs Mahmoud Abbas of intention to move US Embassy to Jerusalem

Trump's move likely to further inflame tensions in Palestinian community

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Hamas has agreed to cede control of Gaza (Wikipedia)

Hamas praised for agreeing to dissolve Gaza government

Hamas praised for agreeing to dissolve Gaza government

Arab leaders praised Palestinian group's decision to hold general elections as olive branch to Fatah

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

The Al-Aqsa mosque has been the seen of major protests in recent days

Al-Aqsa crisis: People who make Israel the bad guys are supporting terrorism

'Those who make Israel the bad guys of Al-Aqsa are supporting terrorism'

People who want to reduce the Israel-Palestine issue to a cartoon ignore the fact that the Israelis were the victims at Al-Aqsa - and they fail to understand that security barriers are a vital means of preventing a future terrorist attack

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Gaza is creaking beneath the weight of Israeli oppression, says Ben Jamal

'We need to turn the spotlight back on Gaza'

'We need to turn the spotlight back on Gaza'

Gaza is facing a humanitarian disaster and it's time we matched words with actions, says Ben Jamal

Israel removes additional security measures from Al-Aqsa Mosque as thousands cheer at funeral of Palestinian gunmen

Al-Aqsa mosque crisis: Israel removes all security measures as thousands cheer at funeral of Palestinian gunmen

Israel removes additional security measures from Al-Aqsa Mosque

Additional security measures at the Al-Aqsa Mosque have been removed after fears grew over larger protests

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

Two Israeli policemen killed as Palestinian gunmen open fire near mosque in Jerusalem

Two Israeli policemen killed as Palestinian gunmen open fire near mosque in Jerusalem

Two Israeli policemen killed as Palestinian gunmen open fire in Jerusalem

The gunmen were reportedly killed by police as they tried to flee towards Al Aqsa mosque

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

Meet the Manchester student bringing the Palestinian hunger strike to Europe

Meet the Manchester student bringing the Palestinian hunger strike to Europe

Huda Ammori dragged seven other students out on strike with her. Now she's co-ordinating protests across Europe

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

Abbas travelled to Washington to meet US President Donald Trump

Israeli press claims Palestinian leader Abbas 'has decided to sign peace deal'

Israeli press claims Palestinian leader Abbas 'has decided to sign peace deal'

Source close to the deal claim Abbas told Donald Trump he was ready to reach agreement

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Palestinian militant group Hamas drops calls for the destruction of Israel in new document

Hamas doesn't want to annihilate Israel any more, document shows

Hamas drops calls for the destruction of Israel in new document

Hamas has claimed it will distance itself from the Muslim Brotherhood, in what is described as an attempt to make the group look more moderate

Monday, October 3, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

Palestine faces fresh chaos as Gaza elections cancelled

Palestine faces fresh chaos as Gaza elections cancelled

Ruling prompts furious criticism from Hamas, which claims the decision 'boosts division and reflects discrimination'

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas confirmed to attend Shimon Peres Funeral

Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas to attend Shimon Peres Funeral

Mahmoud Abbas to attend Shimon Peres Funeral

The President of the Palestinian Authority will be attending the service in Jerusalem

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

The two men met for talks in 2010 but the hostility has increased in the last two years

Israeli, Palestinian leaders 'agree to meet in principle'

Israeli, Palestinian leaders 'agree to meet in principle'

Reported breakthrough comes after several days of talks between Russia and the two sides

Palestinian court orders the suspension of local elections

Palestinian court suspends local elections in Gaza, West Bank

Palestinian court orders the suspension of local elections

Elections have been suspended due to disputes between rivals Fatah and Hamas movements over candidate lists