News Briefs

  11/4/2012, Cheshvan 19, 5773

Abbas' Two Languages, Two Message Policy

The Palestinian Authority continued a long-standing policy of telling Israelis and Westerners one thing and then stating exactly the opposite to the Arab world. PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas won warm applause from President Shimon Peres, who called Abbas “courageous” for telling Channel 2, "I want to see Tzfat. It's my right to see it but not to live there."