Arab League chief: Accept Abbas plan

Ahmed Aboul Gheit urges international community to positively react to peace plan put forward by PA chairman.Elad Benari, Thursday, 5:43 AM

Hamas: Abbas speech doesn't represent our people

Hamas challenges PA chairman, claims the plan he presented at the UN doesn't reflect the national Palestinian position.Dalit Halevi, Thursday, 5:12 AM

Netanyahu: Abbas continues to run away from peace

Israeli politicians blast Abbas remarks at UN. Bennett: I advise Abu Mazen to focus on creating a practical future.Elad Benari, Wednesday, 6:16 AM

Haley to Abbas: We will not chase after you

U.S. Ambassador responds to PA chairman's Security Council speech, says he has a choice between achieving peace and “hateful rhetoric”.Elad Benari, Wednesday, 4:12 AM

Abbas' political plan

Calls on UN Security Council to first recognize State of Palestine, then establish international framework for final status negotiations.Mordechai Sones, Wednesday, 1:15 AM

'We'd consider bringing in other countries to peace talks'

State Department responds to Abbas: U.S. would consider involvement of other countries in peace talks if it believes it would be helpful.Elad Benari, Tuesday, 11:38 PM

'We are the Canaanites'

PA chief claims Palestinians are direct descendants of Canaanites, says Palestine made contributions to humanity before Balfour Declaration.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 10:23 PM

'International community must hold Mideast peace conference'

PA chief tells UN Security Council that international conference focusing on Mideast talks must be organized by mid-2018.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 7:23 PM

'You're not part of the solution - you're the problem'

Ambassador Danon blasts PA chief Abbas following address at UN Security Council. 'You're not part of the solution - you're the problem.'David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 7:14 PM

'Iran poised to replace ISIS across Middle East'

'Time to show Abbas time isn't on PA's side', says Public Security Minister, says US must prevent Iran from taking over after ISIS defeat.David Rosenberg, Monday, 10:52 AM

How Trump is downgrading the Palestinian Authority

Trump's deeds prove his intention to punish those entities which take America’s money and then show hostile intent towards the USA - like Abbas. David Singer, Sunday, 7:57 AM

Abbas to tell UN: The goal is Jerusalem

PA Chairman to make important diplomatic speech on Tuesday at UN Security Council. Spokesman says speech will focus on Jerusalem.Dalit Halevy, Sunday, 7:53 AM

Trump to Putin: Now is the time to work towards peace

US Pres. Trump encourages Russia's Pres. Putin to discuss peace talks with PA Chairman Abbas.Chana Roberts, 2/14/2018, 7:52 AM

PA official: Trump demonstrated how biased he is

Senior official in Abbas' entourage responds to interview in which Trump claimed the PA uninterested in making peace with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2018, 8:27 AM

Abbas to Putin: We refuse to cooperate with U.S. mediation

PA chairman reiterates he can no longer accept the U.S. as mediator in peace talks, as Trump tells Putin it's time to work on peace.Elad Benari, 2/13/2018, 2:04 AM

PA warns Israel against applying sovereignty

Abbas's spokesman threatens that Israel applying sovereignty over Judea and Samaria will lead to an escalation and instability.Dalit Halevi, 2/13/2018, 12:37 AM

PA Chairman Abbas to meet Russia's President Putin

Palestinian Authority Chairman Abbas visits Russia, Mideast expert warns not to expect any changes.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2018, 9:32 AM

How Mahmoud Abbas lost his marbles

Picking a fight with the United States, the government no less, may not be a smart move, as Al Capone found out. Jack Engelhard, 2/11/2018, 9:01 AM

Indian PM lays wreath on arch-terrorist Yasser Arafat's grave

Indian PM Modi meets with Palestinian Authority Chairman Abbas, says he hopes 'Palestine will become a free country in a peaceful manner.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2018, 10:09 PM

PA planning 'diplomatic move' at the UN

Senior PLO official says PA will ask UN for full membership for "the state of Palestine".Dalit Halevi, 2/9/2018, 5:44 AM

PA pushes for UN Security Council to broker peace talks

After denouncing US as broker for talks with Israel, PA suggests UN Security Council as replacement. 'US-led peace talks have failed.'David Rosenberg, 2/8/2018, 10:44 PM

US Palestinian policy – water or gasoline?

The Israeli architects of the Oslo Accord – and their US partners – genuinely aimed at extinguishing fire, but failed to realize that their pumps were filled with gasoline, not water. A two-state solution is more of the same.Amb. (ret.) Yoram Ettinger , 2/8/2018, 9:07 AM

Abbas: Jerusalem is Arab, Islamic and Christian

PA chairman refuses to take Jerusalem and "refugees" off the negotiating table.Dalit Halevi, 2/7/2018, 4:15 AM

Likud Minister: We are going on the offensive

Public Security Minister encourages funding unifying projects instead of BDS, demands cessation of payments to Palestinian Authority.Eliran Baruch, 2/6/2018, 12:16 AM

Modi to meet Palestinian Authority chairman during Mideast tour

Indian PM scheduled to visit Oman, United Arab Emirates, and Palestinian Authority Chairman on 3-day tour.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2018, 8:37 PM

Palestinian Authority preparing to 'disengage' from Israel

PA Chairman, who also serves as Palestine Liberation Organization official, orders preparation of plans to 'disengage' from Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2018, 11:29 PM

Abbas to respond to Trump at the Security Council

PA chairman to deliver address to UN Security Council on February 20. Danon: Abbas seeking to put an end to negotiations.Elad Benari, 2/2/2018, 1:06 AM

Trump is getting ready to dump the PLO

Abbas’s recent actions demonstrate Abbas is the total opposite of King Hussein. David Singer, 1/30/2018, 9:30 PM

Jordan demands: World must protect Arab rights in Jerusalem

'International community has obligation to protect Palestinian rights in Jerusalem and fund UNRWA', says Jordan's King Abdullah.David Rosenberg, 1/29/2018, 7:31 PM

Abbas urges African leaders to get involved in peace process

PA chairman speaks at African Union summit, reiterates that U.S. can no longer broker peace talks and calls for international involvement.Elad Benari, 1/29/2018, 4:16 AM

ANALYSIS: As PA escalates conflict with U.S., France steps in

Abbas even went to France to convince Macron to take over the US role.Yochanan Visser, 1/28/2018, 10:47 PM

Abbas to Meretz head: The Oslo Accords are dead

PA chairman tells Zehava Galon the PA will demand a new mediator for peace talks following Trump's Jerusalem recognition.Elad Benari, 1/28/2018, 5:53 AM

 INTO THE FRAY: Identifying the enemy as...the enemy

The entire issue of “Palestinian national identity” is a giant hoax, intended to be no more than a temporary ruse, until the Jewish hold on sovereignty in the Holy Land—any part of the Holy Land—is prised loose. Dr. Martin Sherman, 1/27/2018, 11:03 PM

PA: Donald Trump is 'oppressing' the Palestinians

Senior PA officials say refusal to meet with Trump administration officials is 'sign of self-respect', calling Trump their 'oppressor'.David Rosenberg, 1/25/2018, 8:43 PM

'PA leaders not interested in peace, US not going to chase them'

US Ambassador to UN slams Abbas for 'indulging in conspiracy theories', says US 'wont chase after PA' if not ready for peace.David Rosenberg, 1/25/2018, 7:42 PM

Will Jerusalem and Washington be best friends forever?

Will American anger over the Palestinian Authority lead to an even more significant tightening of the relationship?Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2018, 3:15 AM

John Kerry to Abbas: Don't give in to Trump's demands

John Kerry reportedly maintaining contacts with PA chief Mahmoud Abbas, urged him to 'stay strong', while hinting at 2020 presidential bid.David Rosenberg, 1/24/2018, 5:09 PM

PA boycotts Hazan

PA vetoes controversial Likud MK's participation in upcoming meeting with Israeli lawmakers. Hazan: They're afraid.Elad Benari, 1/24/2018, 6:13 AM

The Palestinian Authority is showing its true face

Jay Shapiro thinks that Mahmoud Abbas finally reveals his plan: Destruction of Israel.Jay Shapiro, 1/24/2018, 2:12 AM

'Abbas says one thing in English, another in Arabic

Knesset Speaker tells EU foreign policy chief not to be taken in by PA leader's 'double-speak.'Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 1/23/2018, 4:20 PM

Report: Relations between US, PA suspended

PA cuts off relations with US following Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2018, 4:02 PM

The PLO has ditched Trump, will other Arab states follow suit?

Abbas attacked the Jewish state's right to exist at all, not the "occupation" of Judea and Samaria. David Singer, 1/23/2018, 12:53 PM

EU promises to back Abbas' demand for Jerusalem

EU foreign affairs chief 'reassures' Abbas that EU committed to establishing Palestinian state - with Jerusalem as its capital.David Rosenberg, 1/22/2018, 5:54 PM

'The Abu Mazen era is over'

Social Equality Minister blasts PA chairman for refusing to negotiate with Israel.Hezki Baruch, 1/22/2018, 5:36 AM

Abbas to ask EU to recognize 'Palestine'

PA chairman to ask the EU to officially recognize the state of “Palestine” when he meets foreign ministers on Monday.Elad Benari, 1/22/2018, 12:05 AM

'No peace talks without the US'

PM slams Abbas' attempt to find new broker for peace talks. 'Anyone who doesn't want to talk with the US doesn't want peace.'David Rosenberg, 1/21/2018, 9:15 PM

PA honors kidnappers, murderers of Israeli soldier

PA representatives of Abbas praises terrorists serving 36th year in prison as 'national models,' 'symbols of Palestinian struggle.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2018, 9:11 AM

Macron trying to convince Abbas not to reject Trump initiative

French President sends senior adviser to Ramallah to convince PA chairman to tone down his rhetoric vis-a-vis Trump's peace plan.Elad Benari, 1/19/2018, 6:06 AM

Hamas: Abbas no longer a legitimate leader

Senior Hamas officials say Abbas's tenure as PA chairman ended years ago and he is no longer relevant.Dalit Halevi, 1/19/2018, 5:16 AM

'Abu Mazen is more dangerous than Al-Qaeda'

Middle East expert Dr. David Bukay says PA chairman's recent speech didn't reveal anything new. "He's a wolf in sheep's clothing".Benny Tocker, 1/19/2018, 3:44 AM

The history of Jerusalem according to Abbas

PA chairman claims Palestinians are descendants of the "Arab Canaanites" who built Jerusalem 5,000 years ago.Dalit Halevi, 1/18/2018, 6:05 AM

J Street: PA Chairman's speech 'direct result' of Trump policies

Ignoring Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas' incitement, J Street claims Abbas feels 'despair' over loss of peace process.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2018, 7:02 PM

Abbas threatens war over Jerusalem

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas says US President Trump 'provoked millions of Muslims' by recognizing Jerusalem, threatens war.Chana Roberts, 1/17/2018, 12:25 PM

How should Israel avoid political enslavement?

What is the connection between the plagues of Egypt and the conduct of the Palestinian Authority?Yitzhak Reuven and Rabbi Chaim Richman, 1/17/2018, 9:16 AM

'Abbas wants to capitalize on leftist hatred for Trump'

Middle East expert Dr. Ephraim Herr era says Abbas' anti-Semitic outburst denying Jewish history is nothing new for PA chairmanEliran Aharon, 1/16/2018, 10:19 PM

Did Abbas kill the Israeli left?

MK Nachman Shai is trying to deal with the claim that Abbas's speech put an end to arguments of the leftist parties on the political levelThe Land Of Israel Netowrk, 1/16/2018, 9:49 PM

'Abbas has reached the end of the road'

Middle East expert says Abbas speech revealed a 'desperate man' trying to gain favor with the masses. 'The Palestinians support Hamas.'Benny Tocker, 1/16/2018, 9:20 AM