PA received only 1/2 of expected foreign funding in 2016PA announces budget deficit of over $1 billion following decline in foreign funding.
Fatah threatens 'bloodshed' if Trump moves embassyFatah follows Palestinian Authority lead, threatens 'return to bloodshed' if Trump goes through with promise to move US Embassy.
Abbas warns against moving U.S. embassy to JerusalemPA chairman says there will be “serious implications” if Trump moves American embassy to Jerusalem.
Abbas willing to work with Trump administrationPA chairman expresses willingness to work with the incoming American administration to establish a Palestinian state.
Abbas: Stop building and peace talks can resumePA chairman responds to Kerry speech by again imposing preconditions on peace talks.
Abbas 'euphoric' over passage of anti-Israel UN resolutionPA President says anti-Israel UN resolution and Paris peace conference can end 'settlements' once and for all.
Speaker Ryan: Obama abstention 'absolutely shameful'House Speaker, Senator McCain and Israeli lawmakers blast Obama administration for abstaining at the UN Security Council.
Abbas's foe sentenced to three years in prisonMohammed Dahlan sentenced in absentia to three years for allegedly embezzling $16 million.
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?
Russia waiting for Israel, PA proposals for peace summitRussian official says his country is waiting for Israeli and PA proposals on holding a direct meeting between Abbas and Netanyahu.
Netanyahu: I'll meet Abbas if French conference is canceledPrime Minister Netanyahu speaks with French President, agrees to meet PA chairman - but not at France-led peace conference later this month.
Abbas associates elected for senior Fatah positionsUnsurprisingly, PA chairman's close associates elected as heads of the ruling bodies of his Fatah party.
Abbas praises terrorists againAbbas, the leader of Fatah, the PLO, and the Palestinian Authority praised the Palestinian “fighters” and “heroes” over the generations.
Who poisoned Arafat?A commission of inquiry appointed by the Palestinian Authority Chairman says that Arafat was poisoned by his rival Mohammed Dahlan.
Fatah chooses members for its ruling bodiesAbbas's Fatah party holds a vote for members of its ruling bodies that could give clues to a possible successor to Abbas.
Likud Minister: Abbas is our greatest enemy'Mahmoud Abbas is even more of an enemy than Yasser Arafat was,' says senior Likud member.
Abbas: We will never recognize IsraelPA chairman and Fatah leader declares the Palestinian Arabs will never give up on their fight to achieve an independent state.
Abbas re-elected head of FatahPalestinian Authority chairman's party re-elects him party head at its first congress since 2009.
Abbas's archrival: Barghouti is a better leaderMohammed Dahlan, longtime rival of PA chairman, says he will not repeat the mistake of supporting Abbas's reelection as head of Fatah.
Fatah invites Hamas and Islamic Jihad to its congressHamas and Islamic Jihad terror groups confirm they have been invited to PA chairman faction's congress to be held in Ramallah this week.
Netanyahu thanks Abbas for firefighting assistancePrime Minister Netanyahu thanks PA chairman for sending firefighters to assist in extinguishing the fires in Israel.
Netanyahu: Even the Arab states realize Israel isn't the problem'More countries are getting the message that we're willing to meet anytime, anywhere - but Abbas is not'.
Hamas official: Oslo is deadSenior Hamas official tells Lebanon news channel that Hamas 'supports cancelling the Oslo Accords.'
Abbas calls on Trump to work towards Palestinian statePA chairman's office says president-elect should work towards a Palestinian state.
Palestinian Authority: Israel trying to kill AbbasPA claims Israel eliminated Arafat, is plotting to assassinate his successor, Mahmoud Abbas.
Abbas archrival won't run against himMohammed Dahlan, PA chairman's political rival, rules out a presidential run, supports Marwan Barghouti instead.
Abbas plans Fatah congress amid succession rumorsAging Palestinian Authority leader agrees to first Fatah congress since his term expired in 2009, amid speculation of possible replacement.
Hamas: PA doesn't represent the Palestinian peopleSenior Hamas official says Ramallah government lost legitimacy, parliament debates reinstating Hamas government.
PA officials pleased with anti-Israel UNESCO resolutionPA officials welcome UNESCO resolution denying Jewish connection to Jerusalem, say it sends a message to Israel to "end the occupation".
PA officer jailed after criticizing AbbasOfficer who criticized PA chairman for attending Peres funeral sentenced to jail, only to be later pardoned by Abbas.
New York Times to Obama: Hit Israel hardNY Times tells Obama to pass decision in UN spelling out borders of Israel, 'Palestine.'
Mahmoud Abbas hospitalized following chest painsPalestinian Authority president undergoes heart catheterization in Ramallah after complaining of fatigue and chest pains.
Kissing Mahmoud AbbasIs it the same Abbas I know who was fawned over by Israeli leaders at the Peres funeral?
Palestinians clash over Abbas attendance of Peres' funeralPA Chairman's attendance of Peres' funeral led to violent Palestinian student clashes today.
Netanyahu stopped Peres from establishing Palestinian stateShimon Peres and Abbas reportedly set up program to allow Jews to remain in Palestine, only to have Netanyahu pull the plug.
'I don't get why people lined up to shake Abbas's hand'Jewish Home chairman surprised to see so many senior Israeli officials standing in line to shake hands with PA chairman at Peres funeral.
Abbas under fire for attending Peres funeralPA chairman criticized by his people for attending the funeral of Shimon Peres and shaking Netanyahu's hand.
Watch: Netanyahu, Rivlin shake hands with PA chairmanIsraeli Prime Minister and President both shake hands with PA chairman at the funeral of former President Shimon Peres.
Hamas: Abbas 'disregarding the blood of the martyrs'Hamas blasts PA chairman for attending the funeral of former President Shimon Peres and sending condolences to his family.
Mahmoud Abbas to attend Peres funeral in JerusalemPalestinian Authority leader pledges to attend former Israeli president's funeral in Jerusalem on Friday, despite diplomatic deadlock.
Abbas urged not to dismiss Netanyahu's invitationEditorial in Saudi Arabian newspaper appeals to PA chairman not to dismiss invitation for him to address the Knesset.
ADL condemns Abbas 'sidestepping' UN speechPA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas 'falsely cast Israel as an impediment to peace' rather than working towards a solution via direct negotiations.
Danon rips Abbas' UN speech as 'ticking time bomb' of incitementIsraeli Ambassador to United Nations warns PA leader's accusations of 'Israeli aggression against holy sites' could spark attacks.
Netanyahu: Change is coming to the UN'Lay down your arms - the war against Israel at the United Nations has ended.' Prime Mininster invites Abbas to address Israeli Knesset.
Abbas: Israel destroying two-state solution'Israeli settlers are just like terrorists', says PA president at UN. Abbas demands UK apologize for Balfour Declaration.
Abbas to bring up 'right of return' in UN speechPA media hints that Chairman Mahmoud Abbas will bring up demands for all 'Palestinian rights.'
Abbas and Kerry discuss 'two-state solution'Secretary of State meets PA chairman in New York amid renewed push for Israel and the PA to resume stalled peace talks.
Abbas a KGB agent - what does it mean for the region?Arab affairs expert Yoni Ben Menachem relates to the implications the report on Abbas's KGB past holds for Israel
Abbas claims terror attacks are because Palestinians 'lost hope'PA chairman dismisses incitement, attributes terror wave to lone wolf attackers who had "lost hope".
The businesses of Mahmoud Abbas and his sonsThe PA chairman’s two sons own an economic empire in the territories worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Abbas’ main endeavor is to find a successor who will ensure both the continued existence of his sons’ businesses and their wellbeing.
Abbas: Israel is the one that performs ethnic cleansingPA chairman fires back at Netanyahu's video, says the remarks are “toxic wind gusts”.
Dichter: Preconditions for peace talks are unacceptableMK Avi Dichter welcomes Netanyahu-Abbas meeting, but says that if the PA is imposing preconditions, it means it's not serious about talking.
Russia: Netanyahu, Abbas agree to meetIsraeli Prime Minister prepared to meet with Palestinian Authority President with no preconditions.
PA rejects report that Abbas was KGB agentSenior PA official says Channel 1 report that Mahmoud Abbas was a KGB agent is part of an "Israeli campaign".
Report: Abbas was a K.G.B. agentPA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas was a K.G.B. agent, according to an exclusive report from Israel's Channel 1.
Netanyahu and Abbas willing to meet, but blame each otherBoth Prime Minister Netanyahu and PA chairman say they are willing to meet to relaunch peace talks, while trading blame for stalled talks.
Report: Abbas accepts Russia plan to meet NetanyahuPA ambassador to Russia says chairman Mahmoud Abbas has agreed to a Russian proposal for him to meet Netanyahu.