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Pope Francis: Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas a “man of peace.”

On Sunday, Francis visited the West Bank separation barrier which many Palestinian decry as it limits their freedom of movement. Israel says the construction of a barrier was necessary to keep militants out of Israel after a spate of Palestinian … Continue reading

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John Kerry: Another Obama Epic Fail

DEBKAfile Exclusive: Palestinian Mahmoud Abbas signs cooperation accord with Bashar Assad Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas this week signed a secret cooperation agreement with President Bashar Assad, DEBKAfile reveals here for the first time from its exclusive military and intelligence sources. They … Continue reading

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Abbas set to slam door on talks with Israel, resuscitates “revolving door” for terrorists

Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas has decided to derail talks with Israel directly after the release of the second batch of jailed Palestinians next week. US Secretary of State John Kerry will try to head off the crisis in the … Continue reading

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Palestinians kick off Jerusalem bid by ceding Holy Sites Custodianship to Jordan’s king

A historic agreement signed in Amman Sunday, March 31, between Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas and Jordan’s King Abdullah II takes a new stand on Jerusalem – one of the core issues subject to negotiation with Israel – by accepting the … Continue reading

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Helen Thomas recognized for “all of her actions supporting Palestine in the West”

PLO bestows journalism award on Helen Thomas Longtime White House reporter Helen Thomas received a prize in journalism from a representative of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. Thomas, 91, who was forced into retirement two years ago after making controversial … Continue reading

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Netanyahu Will End Middle East Peace Negotiations If Abbas Joins with Hamas

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu knows when to hold his ground. He understands the consequences of appeasement; especially when negotiations are with Muslim terrorists. Israel has to deal with the ever expanding power base of the Muslim Brotherhood in the … Continue reading

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Congress Cuts $200 Million in Aid to the Palestinian Authority

Congress cut $200 million in aid to the Palestinian Authority in retaliation for requesting statehood in the United Nations over the objections of the United States. This will be a serious blow to the Obama administration’s standing with the Palestinian leader. … Continue reading

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