Abbas pushes for deadlines, divided Jerusalem at peace summitPA leader seeks to maximize impact of French peace summit, including international monitors, time caps, and division of Jerusalem.
Report: Arab countries plotting to replace Abbas with archrivalUAE, Egypt and Jordan reportedly planning to have PA chairman be replaced by Mohammed Dahlan.
Hamas: We can execute people without Abbas's consentHamas claims that the death penalty in Gaza can be carried out without the consent of PA chairman.
Sisi vows to fight for Abbas - because of Liberman?Diplomatic sources reveal Sisi asked for Abbas's positions so as to press them at UN, blame Liberman's appointment for Egyptian shift.
Abbas welcomes Egypt's call for peace talksPA chairman says he welcomes Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi’s call for a peace agreement between Israel and the PA.
Netanyahu’s office denies Abbas offered direct talksPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's spokesman flatly denies allegations the PM turned down Mahmoud Abbas offer to talk.
Abbas in Egypt to discuss Israel-PA peace processPA chairman to meet with a number of Egyptian officials and discuss Gaza tension as well as peace process.
Abbas admits he still pays terrorists' salariesPA chairman lets slip in meeting with Norwegian FM that he violated a 2014 pledge to stop the practice.
Gazan freerunner seriously hurts himself, Israel treats himGazan suffers major fall while showing off his parkour, Abbas orders to do 'whatever needed' - meaning Israeli aid.
Abbas fires Shechem governor - over Passover sacrifice?PA head fires Ahram Rajoub with no reason; speculation is Abbas is angry he took part in Samaritan sacrifice with MKs Smotrich and Zohar.
MK Zoabi calls for 'bully' Abbas to be replacedArab MK accuses PA leadership of 'oppressing' Palestinians who have abandoned the 'illusion' of peace with Israel.
Abbas blasts Israeli 'occupation' at UN climate summitAmbassador Danny Danon says PA chairman is spreading hatred, after Abbas claims "Israeli occupation" is ruining the environment.
Passover and the PalestiniansHear oh Israel the cry of people in bondage under you. Let the Palestinians go. Let them make unto themselves a nation. Oh, eally?
After bus bombing: Abbas' Fatah calls for more terror attacksFatah movement, aligned with PA President Mahmoud Abbas, releases propaganda video calling for murder of Jews just days after bus bombing.
Abbas: We reject all forms of terrorist activityFollowing Jerusalem bus bombing, PA chairman insists he is against violence targeting civilians.
Putin tells Abbas he backs Israel-PA peace effortsRussian President meets PA chairman in Moscow, backs efforts aimed at facilitating the Middle East peace process.
'No security for Israelis till terrorists go free'Abbas' Fatah accuses Israel of running 'Nazi detention centers,' declares 'no peace until prisoners are released.'
Liberman: Netanyahu is holding secret talks with AbbasFormer ally of PM outlines 'strange signs' indicating covert negotiations on Israeli withdrawals, says results will be revealed at UN.
Abbas' brother gets treated in Tel Aviv hospitalDespite PA chair's enmity, his brother who lives in Qatar chose to get cancer treatment in Israeli hospital, in latest of surprising trend.
Abbas cuts funding to yet another PLO factionPA chairman cuts funds to Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine, a day after cutting off the PFLP.
Abbas looks to UN Security Council for anti-Israel resolutionPalestinian Authority leader pushes for UN intervention against Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria.
Abbas establishes constitutional court in effort to keep powerRevealed: PA chairman has quietly established a constitutional court in attempt to maintain power and allow him to sideline Hamas.
PFLP slams Abbas for cutting its fundsCommunist terror group, which is second-largest PLO faction after Abbas' Fatah, reports he cut its $70,000 a month.
French, PA leaders to plan 'comprehensive' Israel peace dealFrance, PA schedule second meeting of high-level officials in April as plans for peace summit gain momentum.
Abbas reiterates: All of Israel is 'occupation'Not for the first time, Mahmoud Abbas tells PA TV that 'occupation' began in 1948 - contradicting claims in English he supports '2 states.'
Abbas: I'm ready to work with Israel to stop the incitementPA chairman tells visiting journalists he is ready to work with Israel to stop the “mutual incitement” between the sides.
Netanyahu invites Abbas to talk 'any day this week'After Abbas claims he would come if PM invites him, Netanyahu calls his bluff: 'I've cleared my schedule this week. Any day he can come.'
Rivlin: If Abbas is serious, I am ready to meet with himDuring a meeting with Czech Foreign Minister, President Rivlin discussed a possible meeting to negotiate with the Palestinians.
Abbas: Netanyahu is still a partner for peaceIn interview on Israeli TV, PA chairman says he still sees Netanyahu as partner for peace, denounces current terror wave against Israelis.
Japan backs France's peace initiativeJapanese envoy reportedly tells PA chairman his country backs France's initiative for a peace conference.
France and PA discuss plans to force peace talksParis envoy meets with Abbas and other PA leaders on 'international conference' that Israel opposes, and is met with enthusiasm.
Abbas' condolence letter to 'martyr' terrorist's familyLetter revealed in which PA head mourns death of female terrorist who rammed car into IDF soldier, writes: 'may she rest in Paradise.'
Report: Abbas rejected new peace planUS Vice President Joe Biden reportedly offered division of Jerusalem, total 'settlement freeze' in exchange for very little; Abbas refused.
Abbas to Biden: The 'occupation' is the reason for the violenceAbbas meets visiting Vice President, but fails to condemn terrorist attacks despite earlier criticism by Biden.
Netanyahu: Abbas praises US citizen's murderer as a 'martyr'In meeting with Biden, PM notes Abbas 'not only refuses to condemn attacks, his Fatah party actually praised murderer of US citizen.'
Abbas: Intifada - a peaceful popular uprisingPA Chairman expressed strong opposition to recognizing Israel as a 'Jewish State', describes intifada as a 'legitimate peaceful uprising'.
Abbas: Terror wave is a 'legitimate peaceful protest'PA chairman says the current "intifada" is nothing but a "popular peaceful uprising”, refuses to recognize Israel as a Jewish state.
Abbas hopes French peace initiative succeeds like Iran dealPA chairman hopes French initiative to hold an international peace conference could lead to a solution like talks on Iran's nuclear deal.
Minister Elkin: PA collapse not a matter of 'if', but 'when'Minister Ze'ev Elkin gives speech at Bar Ilan University: Wave of terror is preview for collapse of Palestinian Authority.
Arch-terrorist Barghouti to seek PA presidency - from jailCould the terrorist mastermind succeed Mahmoud Abbas?
Terror-supporting PA official to speak at Hebrew UAdvisor to Mahmoud Abbas who openly supports terrorists invited to speak at Hebrew University debate with MK.
Kerry urges return to peace talks, easing of tensionsSecretary of State meets PA chairman, calls for "calm and a decrease in violence".
Abbas condemns terrorism...in TurkeyWhile he refuses to condemn attacks against Israelis, PA chairman is quick to condemn terror attack in Ankara.
Abbas asserts terror wave 'revenge' for DumaPA chairman justifies meeting with families of terrorists and excuses the involvement of children in Palestinian terrorism.
Abbas 'firmly' backs Russian airstrikes for AssadRussian Federation Council head meets with Abbas, says he finally showed hand in supporting Assad's regime in civil war.
Poll: Palestinian support for 'intifada' is fallingRecent poll shows that Palestinian support for violent conflict against Israel is diminishing, both in Gaza and the PA.
Outrageous: Abbas hosts family members of terroristsJust hours after deadly attack in Jerusalem, PA chairman hosts families of terrorists who murdered Israelis.
Netanyahu blasts Abbas for not condemning attack by PA officerNetanyahu: Abbas has failed to condemn Beit El attack even though it was carried out by one of his own men. The world must act.
Obama is heading for another mideast train wreckObama is trying to squeeze Israel...he has departed from long-standing U.S. policy on Israel’s policies in the so-called 'West Bank'.
Abbas welcomes France's peace proposalPA chairman supports French initiative to jumpstart the peace process through international peace conference.
Abbas's adviser promises escalation to gun attacksSenior adviser and Fatah Central Committee member promises knife terrorists 'will seek rifles tomorrow,' raising Oslo War fears.
Abbas's aide visits mourners' tent for terroristOne of Abbas's aides pays condolence call for slain terrorist in Hevron.
Report: France trying to get Netanyahu and Abbas to meetChannel 2 News reports that France is trying to organize a regional conference on security that will force Netanyahu and Abbas to meet.
Watch: Daily Israel afternoon news briefTwo attacks foiled over weekend, Abbas condemns incitement against Israel, Israel evicts Jews in Hebron and fans outraged over Blatt firing.
Abbas: We will not back down from our demandsPA chairman dismisses the idea of "negotiations for the sake of negotiations" with Israel.
US indicates Abbas lied about peace talksState Department shoots down Abbas's claims his negotiation attempts were snubbed by Netanyahu, saying it isn't aware of the attempts.
Abbas claims Netanyahu snubbed himHours after PM reiterates invite to negotiate, PA head claims Netanyahu's people dropped efforts to set a meeting 2 months ago.