Abbas to meet Sisi in Cairo

PA chairman to meet Egyptian President amid strained relations between PA and Egypt, before Abbas' meeting with President Trump.AFP, Sunday, 6:41 PM

How does terrorist warlord Abbas rate a White House invitation?

Abbas is a terrorist murderer, particularly good at grinning and wearing a clean tie as his brothers in Gaza continue to build terror tunnels into Israel. Jack Engelhard, Saturday, 7:56 PM

PA furious over terrorist designation

PA chairman: Decision to designate Palestinian National Fund a terrorist organization is against the Oslo Accords.Dalit Halevi, Friday, 6:12 AM

Abbas: Trump brings 'hope' for peace

PA leader says he looks forward to first meeting with US President Donald Trump.AFP, 3/16/2017, 6:40 PM

PA satisfied with Abbas-Greenblatt meeting

Abbas’s spokesman says Abbas’s meeting with Trump’s envoy was “positive and encouraging”.Dalit Halevi, 3/15/2017, 6:13 AM

Trump envoy urges Abbas to fight anti-Israel incitement

Jason Greenblatt meets with Abbas in Ramallah on fact-finding mission, talks Arab incitement against Israel and path to peace.David Rosenberg, 3/14/2017, 6:05 PM

Ramallah demonstrators demand Abbas resign

Demonstrators in Ramallah protest "oppression", call on PA chairman to step down.Dalit Halevi, 3/14/2017, 6:05 AM

Arabs: Israel eavesdropped on Trump-Abbas conversation

Arab sources claim Israel eavesdropped on conversation between US president Trump and PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas last Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2017, 10:38 PM

Reform leaders have 'candid' meeting with PM

Delegation of Reform leaders tell PM of their concerns about Israeli policy after praising Abbas.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 3/13/2017, 8:57 PM

'There's no one for Israel to negotiate with'

Likud Minister says PA chief Mahmoud Abbas too extreme to ever reach agreement with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2017, 9:56 AM

Abbas looks to unite PLO ahead of Trump meeting

Palestinian Authority chief holds meeting hosting Arab businessmen, High Follow-Up Committee chairman, Fatah delegate.Dalit Halevi, 3/13/2017, 8:17 AM

Abbas: Trump assured me of his commitment to peace

PA chairman says Trump assured him of his commitment to Israel-PA peace in their telephone conversation.Elad Benari, 3/13/2017, 3:16 AM

Mahmoud Abbas meets with terrorists

PA Chairman meets with terrorists and their families, promises 'Palestinians' will continue fighting despite Israeli 'viciousness.'Shimon Cohen, 3/12/2017, 9:45 AM

Trump contemplating regional peace conference

After phone conversation with PA leader, President Trump intends to convene a regional peace conference in Jordan or Egypt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2017, 9:41 AM

PA officials: Abbas is a 'peace partner'

PA officials claim that Abbas's conversation with Trump refutes Israel's claim that Abbas isn't a partner for peace.Elad Benari, 3/12/2017, 6:34 AM

Trump invites Abbas to the White House

PA chairman invited to visit White House during first phone call with President Donald Trump.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/10/2017, 8:24 PM

Reform movement leaders meet with Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah

Delegation of American Reform leaders meets with Palestinian Authority chief and Holocaust-denier Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah.JTA, 3/10/2017, 7:31 AM

Trump to speak to Abbas

White House announces that Trump will speak on the phone with PA chairman for the first time.Elad Benari, 3/10/2017, 4:55 AM

'Peace partner' Abbas meets terrorists

PA chairman again meets with Palestinian Arabs who carried out terrorist attacks.Elad Benari, 3/9/2017, 6:43 AM

Report: Abbas friction with Egypt is over peace initiative

PA chairman reportedly objected to efforts to launch regional peace initiative with Netanyahu, causing latest tensions with Egypt.Ben Ariel, 3/6/2017, 3:09 AM

Abbas to visit Moscow in May

PA chairman will reportedly visit Moscow, discuss Israel-PA peace efforts.Elad Benari, 3/3/2017, 6:15 AM

Abbas: All countries should recognize Palestinian State

PA chairman warns Trump against pro-Israel moves at UN Human Rights Council, calls for recognition of 'Palestine' without negotiations.Gary Willig, 2/27/2017, 5:31 PM

Abbas blames Israel for talks impasse

Visiting Lebanon, PA chairman claims he is extending his hand for peace but Israel refuses talks.Elad Benari, 2/24/2017, 6:15 AM

PA leader meets with heads of Balad party

PA leader Mahmoud Abbas met with members of the Israeli Arab Balad party to discuss ways to help Palestinians achieve political goals.Dalit Halevi, 2/21/2017, 9:19 AM

Revealed: Kerry offered Netanyahu regional peace plan

Haaretz reveals Netanyahu took part in a secret summit in Jordan in 2017, where Kerry presented plan for regional peace initiative.Ben Ariel, 2/19/2017, 5:49 AM

Ex-Knesset Speaker meets with Abbas

Former head of Jewish Agency and ex-MK meets with Palestinian Authority chairman in Ramallah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2017, 9:47 AM

Erekat to remain chief PA negotiator

Saeb Erekat to continue to lead negotiations with Israel, decides Fatah. Also appointed: A deputy to Abbas.Elad Benari, 2/16/2017, 5:46 AM

PA: We're committed to the 'two-state solution'

PA chairman Abbas says he's willing to work with Trump administration, blasts Netanyahu for "destroying two-state solution".Elad Benari, 2/16/2017, 3:13 AM

Abbas: 'Muezzin Law' could lead to disaster

PA officials blast approval of the “Muezzin Law” by the Ministerial Committee for Legislation.Ben Ariel, 2/13/2017, 5:14 AM

France demands Israel repeal Regulation Law

French president meets with PA Chairman in Paris, urges Israel revoke law. Mahmmoud Abbas saws 'Law establishes apartheid regime.'Mordechai Sones, 2/7/2017, 7:34 PM

PA officials: US caved to our pressure, won't move embassy

Palestinian Authority officials say US agreed not to move embassy to Jerusalem.Uzi Baruch, 1/25/2017, 8:40 AM

Abbas threatens steps against US over embassy move

PA Chairman threatens steps against US if President Trump moves embassy to Jerusalem as reports say announcement on move coming tomorrow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2017, 8:50 PM

Abbas threatens a 'diplomatic response' to American embassy move

PA chairman urges President-elect Trump to rethink moving the embassy to Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 1/19/2017, 6:06 AM

Abbas warns Trump: Moving the embassy is a provocation

PA chairman tells incoming President that moving the American embassy to Jerusalem is a “provocation that would harm the peace process”.Dalit Halevi, 1/18/2017, 4:36 AM

Abbas welcomes Paris conference statement

PA chairman urges countries to recognize the "State of Palestine" following Paris peace conference.Dalit Halevi, 1/16/2017, 12:11 AM

Report: Abbas trying to establish back channel to Trump

Abbas meets with American businessmen in attempt to set up back channel to Trump.JTA, 1/15/2017, 7:17 AM

PA establishes "Palestinian" embassy in the Vatican

PA chairman and Pope Francis attend inauguration of embassy of "Palestine" at the Vatican.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/13/2017, 10:29 PM

Abbas asks Putin to stop Trump from moving the embassy

PA asks Russian President to intervene in order to stop the United States from moving its embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/13/2017, 8:17 PM

Pope Francis and Abbas to meet at the Vatican

Pope Francis will grant PA chairman an audience at the Vatican on Saturday, the third meeting between the two.Ben Ariel, 1/11/2017, 4:36 AM

PA attempts to mobilize Arabs against move of US embassy

PA leaders call for prayers at mosques around Middle East to protest possible transfer of US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.AFP, 1/10/2017, 6:38 PM

Paris conference to ask Israel and PA to commit to two states

Countries that attend Paris peace conference to call on Netanyahu and Abbas to publicly renew their commitment to the two-state solution.Elad Benari, 1/10/2017, 6:07 AM

Abbas writes to Trump: Don't move US embassy to Jerusalem

Abbas writes to Trump that moving US embassy to Israel's capital would be "disastrous" for peace process.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2017, 4:59 PM

Abbas aide: Moving American embassy a 'declaration of war'

Mahmoud Al-Habbash, senior advisor to PA chairman, warns Donald Trump in a sermon not to move the American embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2017, 3:03 AM

Erekat: Abbas willing to meet Netanyahu in Moscow

PLO Secretary-General says PA chairman is willing to attend a three-way peace summit in the Russian capital.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2017, 6:29 AM

This is the moment for an Israeli victory

It’s time to shake up the stagnant status quo in the Israeli–Palestinian conflict.Prof. Daniel Pipes, 1/7/2017, 11:27 PM

Kerry: Moving US Embassy could cause 'explosion' in Middle East

Outgoing Secretary of State says moving US Embassy may cause 'explosion' and cause Jordan and Egypt to withdraw support for Israel.Chana Roberts, 1/7/2017, 6:19 PM

Abbas warns Trump: Don't move the embassy

PA chairman says that moving the American embassy to Jerusalem could jeopardize peace prospects.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/6/2017, 10:30 PM

Abbas: 'Settlements' threaten the two-state solution

PA chairman says Paris peace conference is an opportunity to reach a peace agreement but criticizes Israeli presence in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 1/6/2017, 6:07 AM

PA received only 1/2 of expected foreign funding in 2016

PA announces budget deficit of over $1 billion following decline in foreign funding.Gary Willig, 1/4/2017, 5:56 PM

Fatah threatens 'bloodshed' if Trump moves embassy

Fatah follows Palestinian Authority lead, threatens 'return to bloodshed' if Trump goes through with promise to move US Embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2017, 1:39 PM

Abbas warns against moving U.S. embassy to Jerusalem

PA chairman says there will be “serious implications” if Trump moves American embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 1/4/2017, 6:07 AM

Abbas willing to work with Trump administration

PA chairman expresses willingness to work with the incoming American administration to establish a Palestinian state.Dalit Halevi, 1/1/2017, 3:17 AM

Abbas: Stop building and peace talks can resume

PA chairman responds to Kerry speech by again imposing preconditions on peace talks.Elad Benari, 12/29/2016, 12:06 AM

Abbas 'euphoric' over passage of anti-Israel UN resolution

PA President says anti-Israel UN resolution and Paris peace conference can end 'settlements' once and for all.Gary Willig, 12/27/2016, 9:39 PM

Speaker Ryan: Obama abstention 'absolutely shameful'

House Speaker, Senator McCain and Israeli lawmakers blast Obama administration for abstaining at the UN Security Council.Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/23/2016, 10:23 PM

Abbas's foe sentenced to three years in prison

Mohammed Dahlan sentenced in absentia to three years for allegedly embezzling $16 million.Elad Benari, 12/15/2016, 3:41 AM

Are Mahmoud Abbas' days numbered?

ILTV speaks with Lenny Ben David: Is Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas floundering? If so, who will be his successor?ILTV, 12/13/2016, 9:21 AM