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  12/30/2012, Tevet 17, 5773

Abbas Makes It Official: All of Israel is Palestine

The Fatah party, headed by Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, as made official what it has been saying more quietly and adopts a new showing all of Israel as Palestine. The logo marks the 48th anniversary of the founding of Fatah by Yasser Arafat and includes a map with the PA flag and a map of Israel that appears to be a depiction of the black and white checkered kefiyah, a symbol of the violent intifada, and the slogan “the state and victory."