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

'True 'crime' is PA's failure to negotiate'

Leaders of Conference of Presidents criticize PA chairman's anti-Israel speech.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2018, 5:06 AM

'Abbas's speech is a slap in the face to Europe'

Deputy Foreign Minister to EU Ambassador: Do not provide illusions to the Palestinians that they will receive unilateral recognition.Nitsan Keidar, 1/16/2018, 4:07 AM

Gabbay: Abbas's speech contains anti-Semitic fabrications

Zionist Union chairman says PA chairman's remarks were fabrications but stresses: Separation from Arabs is in our interest.Hezki Baruch, 1/16/2018, 3:03 AM

What else is Abbas planning?

PA preparing to submit to Interpol a list of wanted Israelis who are accused of "war crimes."Dalit Halevi, 1/16/2018, 2:35 AM

PLO calls on PA to renounce recognition of Israel

Terror group's central council calls on Palestinian Authority to renounce 1993 recognition of Israel, following Trump's J'lem declaration.David Rosenberg, 1/15/2018, 11:09 PM

Abbas' racist speech reminiscent of 20th century's worst regimes

Israeli Ambassador to UN rips PA chief for denying Jewish connection to Zionism, State of Israel, demands UN condemn Abbas.David Rosenberg, 1/15/2018, 9:49 PM

'The era of the Palestinian state has passed'

Jewish Home Chair Naftali Bennett says PA chief Abbas' speech Sunday shows 'he's lost his grip on reality. Time for sovereignty has come.'Mordechai Sones, 1/15/2018, 7:31 PM

PM: Abbas finally revealed his true colors

Netanyahu blasts PA chairman Abbas, after PA leader denounces President Trump, claims Israel is a European 'colonial' project.David Rosenberg, 1/15/2018, 7:02 PM

President Rivlin: Abbas has rejected our return home

Israel's president meets with AIPAC delegation visiting in Israel, condemns PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas' statements.Arutz Sheva, 1/15/2018, 2:43 PM

The speech in which Abbas dug his own grave

While wishing the POTUS' "house be destroyed" in traditional Arab fashion, Abbas may have destroyed his own house, the Palestinian Arab one built of cards.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 1/15/2018, 10:10 AM

PA Chairman: Our future is in danger

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas claims offer of Abu Dis as 'Palestine's' capital puts the PA's future 'in danger.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2018, 9:30 AM

PLO official: Reconsider recognition of Israel

PLO Central Council convenes in Ramallah in a belligerent atmosphere against Israel and the Trump administration.Dalit Halevi, 1/15/2018, 6:09 AM

'Trump slapped us in the face, Oslo Accords are over'

Abbas to Trump: 'May your house be destroyed'. PA chief blasts Israel as European 'colonial' project, 'has no connection to Jewish people'.David Rosenberg, 1/14/2018, 9:28 PM

Abbas praises the 'uprising'

PLO demands Palestinian state, rejects state with temporary borders.Dalit Halevi, 1/14/2018, 6:35 AM

PA preparing for diplomatic confrontation with Israel

Abbas spokesman says PA is preparing to deal with American and Israeli "threats".Dalit Halevi, 1/12/2018, 5:05 AM

Report: Abbas appealing to EU to sideline Trump in Mideast

Report claims PA chief is attempting to sideline President Trump's role in Mideast peace process.Tzvi Lev, 1/11/2018, 6:32 PM

Is the PA trying to launch a new terror campaign?

Official PA TV rebroadcasts 41 times Abbas call to prevent Jews 'by any means' from 'defiling our holy places'.Mordechai Sones, 1/9/2018, 9:06 PM

Abbas to ask EU to recognize 'Palestine'

PA officials continuing efforts to unilaterally gain recognition of the state of “Palestine” with eastern Jerusalem as its capital.Elad Benari, 1/8/2018, 6:08 AM

Abbas responds to Trump: 'Jerusalem not for sale'

PA reacts to Trump tweet decrying lack of 'appreciation and respect' and warning of cutoff.Mordechai Sones, 1/3/2018, 11:30 AM

Abbas spokesman: Israel declared war

Nabil Abu Rudeineh says United Jerusalem Bill and Trump recognition of Jerusalem are a declaration of war against the Palestinian people.Dalit Halevi, 1/3/2018, 6:34 AM

Haley: PA may lose US aid if they don't return to negotiations

US Ambassador to the UN warns PA refusal to negotiate, attacks on US as a mediator may have consequences.Gary Willig, 1/2/2018, 9:59 PM

Abbas fumes at Likud Central Committee

PA chairman blasts "racist" Likud Central Committee's approval of sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 1/2/2018, 1:06 AM

Even the Beatles preceded the Palestinians

Abbas keeps trying. He names himself and his “people” heirs to every ancient civilization on record.  Jack Engelhard, 1/1/2018, 7:39 AM

Abbas presents his 'red lines'

PA chairman presents his red lines for an agreement to end the conflict with Israel.Dalit Halevi, 1/1/2018, 6:02 AM

Abbas using Jerusalem declaration as excuse to skip peace talks?

Fatah officials say Jerusalem move provided way for Abbas to resist pressure to accept US peace plan. PA seeks to undo Israel recognition.Nitzan Keidar, 12/26/2017, 3:56 PM

'Abbas will be defeated in the diplomatic war'

'Like the Titanic's captain, celebrating with Erdogan and Khamenei breathing wind in his sails, not comprehending he's going to drown.'Mordechai Sones, 12/25/2017, 6:21 PM

'The PA doesn't want to solve the conflict'

Netanyahu says Abbas' refusal to consider any US peace plan shows Palestinian Authority has no interest in ending conflict with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2017, 7:31 PM

Abbas: We won't accept any American peace plan

PA chairman meets French president, announces he would no longer accept any peace plan proposed by Trump.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/22/2017, 10:02 PM

Saudi King supports eastern J'lem as Palestinian state capital

During talks today in Riyadh, Saudi leader assures PA chairman he supports eastern J'lem as capital of future Palestinian state.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2017, 6:47 PM

Abbas seeks Russia and China's help in peace process

PA chairman sends delegations to China and Russia to ask them to take a greater role in the peace process.Elad Benari, 12/20/2017, 6:14 AM

Netanyahu praises, Abbas fumes, at US veto

PM says 'truth defeated lies' after US vetoes resolution seeking to overturn recognition of Jerusalem.Gary Willig, 12/18/2017, 8:50 PM

PA to seek General Assembly condemnation of Trump on Jerusalem

PA to respond to US veto at Security Council with symbolic but guaranteed vote in General Assembly to condemn Trump recognition of JerusalemAFP, 12/18/2017, 3:34 PM

Will Abbas visit Iran?

PA media reports that PA chairman received an invitation to Tehran. Abbas's associates deny.Elad Benari, 12/18/2017, 6:15 AM

J Street: US can and must facilitate two-state solution

J Street slams Palestinian Authority Chairman Abbas’ ‘divisive, inflammatory’ speech on Jerusalem.JTA, 12/16/2017, 7:55 PM

Danon: PA doing all it can to avoid negotiations

Israel’s UN Ambassador criticizes statement by PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas.Elad Benari, 12/14/2017, 5:12 AM

WH: Abbas' rhetoric has prevented peace for years

White House official says Abbas' rejection of US mediation after Jerusalem recognition typical of past rhetoric which has prevented peace.Gary Willig, 12/13/2017, 9:16 PM

PM: Time for Palestinians to accept reality

Netanyahu responds to Abbas' rejection of US as mediator in peace negotiations. 'Only Israel maintains freedom of worship in Middle East.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2017, 7:10 PM

'Trump gave Jerusalem to Israel - no peace until we get it back'

PA chief blasts Trump's Jerusalem declaration, warns that there will be 'no peace, no stability' until city is capital of Palestinian state.David Rosenberg, 12/13/2017, 11:42 AM

'Unfortunate PA chooses to miss yet another opportunity'

Trump administration chastises PA over its refusal to meet with VP Pence during upcoming trip.David Rosenberg, 12/10/2017, 10:07 PM

Abbas aide: There will be no meeting with Pence

Aide to PA chairman confirms Abbas won't meet U.S. Vice President following Washington's policy shift on Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 12/10/2017, 5:09 AM

White House: Pence still plans to meet Abbas

White House says canceling meeting between PA chairman and VP Pence would be "counterproductive."Elad Benari, 12/8/2017, 2:05 AM

EU calls for 'Palestinian restraint' as Trump announcement nears

EU diplomatic chief calls on Abbas to show restraint, contain violence amid expected recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel by Trump.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2017, 5:56 PM

Hamas: Violence will sweep the region

Hamas leader warns against US recognition of J'lem, as Abbas reportedly intends to declare US no longer relevant in peace process.Dalit Halevy, 12/6/2017, 4:57 PM

Trump tells Abbas embassy is to move to Jerusalem

Abbas reportedly tells POTUS there will be no Palestinian state without its capital in Jerusalem as Trump reveals intention to move embassy.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2017, 5:40 PM

PA: US recognition of Jerusalem would end peace process

Senior adviser to Abbas tells reporters Trump would end chances for 'deal of the century' by saying Jerusalem is Israel's capital.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2017, 3:46 PM

Abbas finding little support for campaign against Trump

PA chairman is trying to recruit Arab leaders to convince Trump not to recognize Jerusalem, but they are not cooperating.Elad Benari, 12/4/2017, 1:09 AM

Abbas aide: Jerusalem recognition will destroy peace

Senior adviser to PA chairman warns: American recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital will destroy the peace process.Ben Ariel, 12/3/2017, 5:46 AM

PA: We'll demand equal rights throughout 'Palestine'

PA's UN envoy speaks in Abbas's name, demands equal rights if Israel does not end the "occupation".Dalit Halevi, 11/30/2017, 6:45 AM