News Briefs

  4/22/2014, Nissan 22, 5774

Abbas Reiterates Old Threats, Demands

Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas met with Israeli journalists in his Ramallah office, where he made clear his conditions for a renewal of the ongoing peace talks, slated to end April 29th.

Abbas reiterated pervious threats regarding the disbanding of the PA and dumping of responsibility on Israel. The Chairman also stated a 3 month construction freeze as being a condition for the furtherance of peace talks.