Abbas refused to meet Democratic delegation

PA chairman refused to meet with a delegation of Democratic lawmakers due to his anger over Trump's Jerusalem recognition.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/2/2018, 1:26 AM

Abbas: Jerusalem put me in the hospital

PA chairman blames stress of US embassy opening in Jerusalem for his recent hospitalization.Shlomo Wrubel, 5/28/2018, 8:19 PM

Abbas released from hospital

PA Chairman Abbas leaves hospital, expects to be back at work on Tuesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2018, 2:26 PM

Abbas 'in excellent health', says hospital official

PA chairman is in excellent health but no date has been set for his discharge from hospital.Elad Benari, 5/27/2018, 6:08 AM

Has Trump decided the PLO is dead and buried?

Israel condemns PLO lies but Trump contemplates PLO demise. David Singer, 5/23/2018, 1:59 PM

Abbas presents anti-Israel cartoon

PA chairman Abbas displays cartoon showing Israeli soldier as a baby killer in PAGary Willig, 5/22/2018, 4:15 PM

'No time frame' for Abbas discharge from hospital

PA Chairman remains hospitalized for third day. Ramallah hospital spokeswoman: 'He's doing fine but still needs to take care.'AFP, 5/22/2018, 12:00 PM

Abbas planning 'painful response'

Senior PA official says Abbas planning to submit legal cases against Israel to the International Criminal Court.Dalit Halevi, 5/22/2018, 6:15 AM

Ahmed Tibi visits Abbas in hospital

Arab MK says PA Chairman suffers from pneumonia: 'I walked with him in corridor about six times. We talked about various political issues.'Mordechai Sones, 5/21/2018, 10:58 PM

Abbas' condition improving

PA leader said to be released from hospital tomorrow following complications from ear operation.AFP, 5/21/2018, 3:10 PM

PA chief Abbas still hospitalized

PLO spokesman downplays hospitalization of PA chief, but says no plans yet to discharge aging PA leader from hospital.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2018, 11:09 AM

PA chief Mahmoud Abbas rushed to hospital

Palestinian Authority leader rushed to Ramallah hospital after complaining of chest pains, fever.David Rosenberg, 5/20/2018, 8:27 PM

PA recalls envoys to 4 European nations

PA representatives to Romania, Czech Republic, Hungary, and Austria recalled after their ambassadors attend reception for new US embassy.AFP, 5/16/2018, 3:12 PM

IDF on high alert adjacent to Gaza

Reinforced IDF fighters deploy anticipating Hamas-led riots. Yesterday, 59 terrorists killed.Mordechai Sones, 5/15/2018, 3:52 PM

Abbas hospitalized for 'minor surgery'

PA chief admitted to Ramallah-area hospital for surgery on Tuesday.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2018, 2:18 PM

Abbas: US embassy in Jerusalem a 'settlement'

PA leader says no peace under US leadership.Gary Willig, 5/14/2018, 7:44 PM

Poland's flagrant contradictions

What do Mahmoud Abbas and the Polish government have in common?Walter Bingham, 5/11/2018, 6:48 PM

Apology? Abbas again mocks the Holocaust

PA chairman meets Chilean President, compares suffering of Jews in the Holocaust to Palestinian suffering.Elad Benari, 5/10/2018, 5:36 AM

Abbas: Moving embassies to Jerusalem is against int'l law

PA chairman urges Latin American countries not to follow in Paraguay’s footsteps and move their embassies to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 5/8/2018, 4:05 AM

Would a change in PA leadership affect the Peace Process?

BESA joins the debate on the future of the post-Abbas Palestinian Authority.Dr. George N. Tzogopoulos, 5/7/2018, 4:30 PM

U.S. asks Security Council to condemn Abbas

United States asks UN Security Council to reject PA chairman's anti-Semitic remarks.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/4/2018, 11:08 PM

Defense Minister: Abbas is a worthless Holocaust denier

Defense Minister Liberman rejects PA Chairman's apology, says he's a 'worthless Holocaust denier.'Uzi Baruch, 5/4/2018, 2:52 PM

Abbas apologizes for anti-Semitic speech

PA Chairman Abbas says he 'fully respects Judaism' and 'condemns the Holocaust.'Ido Ben Porat, 5/4/2018, 2:02 PM

Figuring out Abbas a generation too late

What took so long for the world to wake up? Jack Engelhard, 5/4/2018, 10:31 AM

Britain: Abbas remarks unhelpful to peace

Britain’s Middle East minister criticizes PA chairman's anti-Semitic speech, says his remarks were deeply concerning.Elad Benari, 5/4/2018, 3:08 AM

Abbas re-elected as PLO chief

PA chairman to continue serving as chairman of the Executive Committee of the PLO.Elad Benari, 5/4/2018, 2:09 AM

'Abbas is more extreme and dangerous than Arafat'

Dr. David Bukay of the University of Haifa: Abbas is a wolf in sheep’s clothing.Benny Tocker, 5/4/2018, 1:06 AM

A Jewish member of the Palestinian Authority?

PA showcases Jewish member of Palestinian National Council in response to the uproar over Mahmoud Abbas' anti-Semitic comments.Tzvi Lev, 5/3/2018, 6:26 PM

New York Times: Abbas must go

Editorial Board blasts PA Chairman over words attributing Holocaust to Jewish behavior. 'Palestinians need leader with energy, integrity.'Tal Polon, 5/3/2018, 1:12 PM

Germany criticizes Abbas's anti-Semitic speech

German Foreign Minister says his country was responsible for one of the worst crimes in history.Elad Benari, 5/3/2018, 6:13 AM

UN envoy: Abbas statements are deeply disturbing

UN's Middle East Envoy condemns PA chairman's speech suggesting the role of Jews in the banking sector led to the Holocaust.Elad Benari, 5/3/2018, 4:46 AM

PLO official: Abbas didn't deny the Holocaust

Saeb Erekat refutes claims that PA chairman denied the Holocaust, says Abbas has no problems with Jews but rather with the "occupation".Elad Benari, 5/3/2018, 2:07 AM

"Abbas was and remains a Holocaust denier"

Dr. Edy Cohen estimates that the chairman of the Palestinian Authority has never changed his anti-Semitic views toward the Jewish people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2018, 10:09 PM

'Security Council must condemn Abbas' anti-Semitic statements'

Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon calls on UN to condemn Abbas' blaming of Jewish victims of the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2018, 8:10 PM

German Palestine association slams Abbas ‘anti-Semitic’ remarks

'To suggest Jews in some way share responsibility for Holocaust is grotesque distortion of historical facts,' says PA German lobby.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 5/2/2018, 5:22 PM

'Conduct of the Obama administration borders on criminal'

Deputy Minister: Iran kept the nuclear archive to use after expiration of the nuclear deal. 'Even holding the documents violates the deal.'Shimon Cohen, 5/2/2018, 2:56 PM

'Int'l community must confront Abbas and his anti-Semitism'

PM blasts PA chief over speech blaming Jews for Holocaust. 'Time for international community to condemn this, he needs to resign.'David Rosenberg, 5/2/2018, 12:59 PM

'The anti-Semite is out of the bag'

Knesset Speaker blasts PA Chairman over his anti-Semitic speech attributing Holocaust to Jewish 'social behavior.'Hezki Baruch, 5/2/2018, 10:23 AM

Islamic Jihad accuses Abbas of sanctioning Gaza

Senior Islamic Jihad official urges Palestinian organizations to act together to thwart a peace initiative.Dalit Halevi, 5/2/2018, 5:42 AM

U.S. Holocaust Museum condemns Abbas

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum says PA chairman's remarks blaming Jews for the Holocaust are "an insidious type of anti-Semitism".Ben Ariel, 5/2/2018, 5:16 AM

Japanese PM: We won't move our embassy to Jerusalem

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe meets Abbas, reiterates support for two-state solution.Elad Benari, 5/2/2018, 4:13 AM

Friedman: Abbas has reached a new low

U.S. Ambassador rips PA chairman over speech in which he asserted the Holocaust was not caused by anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2018, 12:34 AM

Abbas: Jewish behavior, not anti-Semitism, caused Holocaust

PA President regurgitates anti-Semitic conspiracy theories in 'history lesson' seeking to disprove Jewish connection to Land of Israel.Mordechai Sones, 5/1/2018, 4:33 PM

Abbas: Keep children away from the border

Criticism of Hamas? PA chairman calls for Palestinian Arabs to keep their children from protests along the border between Israel and Gaza.Ben Ariel, 5/1/2018, 5:14 AM

Macron assures Abbas of commitment to two-state solution

French President assures PA chairman his country supports peace process based on the two-state solution.Elad Benari, 4/22/2018, 6:39 AM

Abbas praises Hamas for 'popular resistance'

PA chairman welcomes Hamas-initiated "March of the Return" demonstrations.Dalit Halevi, 4/12/2018, 6:12 AM

Abbas: Israel to blame for deaths of Gazans

PA chairman blames Israel for deaths of Gazans in disturbances along the border, declares day of mourning.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/30/2018, 10:55 PM

US Ambassador: The US is not seeking 'to replace' Abbas

Amb. Friedman rejects reports that US is interested in replacing PA Chairman. 'It's for the Palestinian people to choose its leadership.'Tal Polon, 3/29/2018, 1:07 PM

'Abbas has once again revealed his true intentions'

Israel’s Ambassador to the UN responds to decision by the PA to directly fund terrorist payments from official budget.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/28/2018, 10:43 PM

'If Abbas won't work with us, we'll find someone who will'

Ambassador Friedman suggests that Abbas may soon become irrelevant to the White House. 'Someone will fill the vacuum.'Tal Polon, 3/28/2018, 10:24 PM

Israeli victory is essential for Middle East peace

Why Palestinians need an Israel victory.Prof. Daniel Pipes, 3/25/2018, 9:16 PM

Senator Cruz to PA: Look in the mirror

Senator Ted Cruz blasts PA leadership over its continued insults of U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/24/2018, 12:16 AM

PA demands Ambassador Friedman be added to 'global terror list'

Dep. Min. Michael Oren suggests US deport PA envoy after PA calls for Ambassador Friedman to be labelled a 'terrorist'.David Rosenberg, 3/23/2018, 11:27 AM

Hamas: Abbas no longer a legitimate leader

Hamas leader says Abbas stole PA leadership, notes his term in office ended years ago.Dalit Halevi, 3/22/2018, 6:36 AM

PA: US Ambassador Friedman is 'anti-Semitic'

PA continues attacks on ambassador, accusing him of 'anti-Semitism' against 'the Palestinian people.' 'He is an ambassador of the settlers.'Tal Polon, 3/21/2018, 7:36 PM

Abbas to approve new measures against Hamas

PA chairman planning punitive measures against Hamas following attempt on the life of cabinet chief Rami Hamdallah.Dalit Halevi, 3/21/2018, 6:34 AM

Hotovely to Friedman: We stand behind you

Deputy Foreign Minister sends message of support to U.S. ambassador to Israel who was cursed by PA chairman.Elad Benari, 3/21/2018, 3:34 AM