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02.11.2016 | 2 Adar I, 5776
The poll also shows a majority of Palestinians are opposed to the dismantlement of the Palestinian Authority.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Qassem's remarks against Abbas aroused furious responses from the Palestinian authority. Palestinian Minister of Waqf and Religious Affairs claimed that his remarks might bring about a civil war.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
"We welcome the French initiative and affirm that the status quo cannot continue," Palestinian leader said.
Palestinian leader seems firm in his refusal to pave the way for the emergence of a new leadership in the West Bank.
Abbas also called on the UN Security Council to draw up a resolution condemning the settlement enterprise; says Palestinians ready to resume peace process.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,TOVAH LAZAROFF
On Monday, the group organized rallies in the West Bank in support of Palestinian intel service and Abbas, blaming Hamas for spreading lies about intelligence chief Faraj.
Palestinian Authority president reiterates opposition to recognizing Israel as a Jewish state, 48 hours after meeting with group of Israeli journalists.
Kuwaiti paper reports that the Israeli initiative came as part of the Netanyahu government's efforts to minimize Palestinian attacks in the Jerusalem area and to decrease tensions in the holy city.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
"The resistance will continue through peaceful means, and we will not call for anything else,” Palestinian leader said.
FM Swaraj to meet Netanyahu on Monday, Prime Minister also to host Rwandan FM
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH,HERB KEINON
Palestinian Authority president gives televised speech in Bethlehem, in which he stresses that the PA would be followed by a Palestinian state.
“A heated face-off ensued, with shouting, threats and some physical scuffles between the two sides, but no shots were fired."
Palestinian Authority president accuses Israeli government of continuing to "consolidate an Apartheid regime."
Abbas says he will "no longer accept from anybody to use the name Palestinian Authority,"
PA president "continues to incite with lying propaganda about Al-Aksa, executions and rejecting all true efforts to come to negotiations,” the prime minster said.
By HERB KEINON
PA president says he is not opposed to Jews visiting the Temple Mount.
The Palestinian Authority president is appealing to international forums to provide Palestinians with protection.
Both the PLO and Fatah accused Israel of turning its back on signed agreements with the Palestinians.
By ABU KHALED TOAMEH
The handshake, which was the first between the two leaders since 2010, made headlines in Israel and sparked speculation of a renewal of the long-moribund peace process.
Repeating his charge that Israel was attempting to alter the identity and character of Jerusalem, Abbas warned of turning the conflict from a political to a religious one.
Any US attempts to promote positive steps now seem likely to fall on deaf ears as violence continues.
By HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
PA president says wave of attacks on Israelis is "inevitable" reaction, calls on international community to provide protection to Palestinians.
"Our people are living under difficult conditions which have become intolerable," PA president said in Ramallah.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Hamas official, Ziad al-Thatha said that Abbas was behaving more like a “clown.”
Palestinian leader meets Egyptian president in Cairo amid Temple Mount tensions.
PA president: We’re working with Jordan to protect our sites
European leaders remain willing to embrace PA president because they fear the alternatives could be worse, says former Dutch foreign minister.
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
In an appearance before Dutch Jews, Palestinian leader denies plans to nullify Oslo Accords.
“What we have witnessed today is the glorification of terror and violence,” says Eviatar Manor, Israeli Ambassador to UNHRC.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Abbas "is not leading a terrorism policy, and is trying to restore calm," Deputy COGAT Brig.-Gen. Guy Goldstein says.
In speech to UNHRC, Abbas reiterates vow that the Palestinians will not be unilaterally bound by the Oslo Accords.
While it is not certain any one party can douse the tensions, it is certain that Jordan – at least – wants to.
"I see Abu Mazen as principally responsible for the wave of terrorism," Israel's energy minister said.
Hundreds of Palestinian rioters attempted to set fire to the Joseph's Tomb compound in Nablus on Friday morning.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,DANIELLE ZIRI,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Palestinian violence is the direct result of false charges by Abbas that Israel is attempting to take over the Temple Mount and is executing Palestinians, Netanyahu says.
The modified English version was released by the PLO's Negotiations Affairs Department, which said this was a "full translation" of Abbas' speech.
The full text of the speech by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
The Palestinian Authority president refused to condemn the terror attacks and threatened to take Israel to the ICC.
Foreign Ministry slams UNRWA for turning into Palestinian "mouthpiece."
Mukherjee boasts his country voted against partition plan at UN in 1947.
Mogherini calls on both parties to promote calm and to avoid actions which would fuel tensions even further.
The Shin Bet official said that most of the attacks have been carried out by individuals who are not connected to any organized terrorist group.
According to the report, Israeli security heads are trying to figure out ways to adequately cope with "lone wolf" attackers.
The PA's security forces are continuing to play a key role in preventing mass rioting on the scale seen more than ten years ago in the West Bank.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
The members of the Fatah Central Council, including Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, called on Palestinians to “preserve the popular nature” of the current protests.
At PLO meeting, Abbas says that he has intimated to Israel that Palestinians don't want escalation of violence.
The announcement came as PA president calls for international protection for the Palestinians “before matters get out of control.”
After deadly terrorist attacks, PA president says Israel stoking tensions in order to "escape political impasse and international isolation"
Any incident, even the most marginal, can turn into a strategic mega-terror attack that will draw an Israeli response which will send the situation spiraling out of control.
By YOSSI MELMAN
The Yisrael Beytenu leader says money transfers to the Palestinian Authority must stop and that all terrorists should get the death penalty.
Abbas’s speech has “inaugurated a new phase” in relations between the Palestinians and Israel – one that is based on “reciprocity,” advisor says.
"Abbas has shown the international community that Palestinians remain rooted to a strategy of symbolism obfuscation and excuses which will do little to bring benefits to average Palestinians."
Former minister Yossi Beilin, who initiated the Oslo process, said both sides were to blame for the peace process not advancing.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Abbas did not announce his resignation or the dismantlement of the Palestinian Authority, as many predicted he would do.
Israeli prime minister is already in New York, where he is expected to address the UN General Assembly on Thursday
The occupancy rate of the local hotels is estimated at 40%-50% - half of what it would normally be at this time of the year.
Head of World Jewish Congress: I wake up every day thinking about how I can do something meaningful on behalf of Jewish people around the world.
By MOSHE ARENSTEIN
Comme ses prédécesseurs, Mahmoud Abbas s’est fourvoyé dans le choix de ses alliés : alors qu’il s’est rapproché de l’islam radical, ce dernier est devenu l’ennemi mondial numéro 1
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
The meeting, held just hours after a 19-year-old border policewoman was killed at Damascus Gate in the Old City, invited 11 families of "martyred sons" to the the PA president's headquarters.
Indyk served as the US special envoy to the nine months of Israeli-Palestinian talks that ended in failure in April 2014.
The feeling inside the PMO is that such a meeting could help “change the atmosphere and calm things down,” the official said.
Prime minister meets US secretary of state in Berlin amid wave of terror attacks in Israel.
There are unconfirmed reports that Kerry’s meeting with Abbas will take place on Saturday in Amman.
Mukherjee quotes famous words by Gandhi; says India's ties with Israel independent of its relations with 'Palestine.'
Earlier on Sunday, Ban Ki-Moon condemned “in the strongest terms” Saturday night’s attack in the Old City of Jerusalem.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The right to self-defense against illegal attack is by no means an unconditional license to kill.
By MORDECHAI KREMNITZER
Last week, Fatah accused Nablus university professor of calling for the killing of Abbas and members of the PA security forces for their alleged collaboration with Israel.
Abbas’s critics see both moves as an attempt to remove his political rivals from key positions.
By stealing their people's land and distributing it among their followers, Hamas and Fatah are further undermining the Palestinian dream of establishing a proper state.
Sisi attempts to facilitate reunion of political rivals.
Abbas begins three country regional tour in Cairo.
The newspaper, which publishes a broadsheet in London, Beirut and Doha, also alleged torture within Palestinian jails. It branded the closure as politically motivated.
Lawmakers Granger and Lowey urge Abbas to renew negotiations with Netanyahu.
It seems that pretty much everything is going wrong for Sweden's foreign minister these days.
By INGRID CARLQVIST
We rail on Trump’s temporary immigration proposals while ignoring the vilest anti-Semitic hate speech and Muslim supremacism of the PA, which receives over $500 million annually from the US tax-payer
By MORTON KLEIN AND DANIEL MANDEL
Every Islamist chieftain knows that intransigence is the key to bringing Western nations to their knees. It sure worked for Iran’s main mullah.
By RUTHIE BLUM
"Abbas is not interested either in peace or in Palestinian statehood."
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
It is still not too late; It requires our leader to stand up and toss out the window the old mantras that we don’t have a partner and to then build the partnership.
By GERSHON BASKIN
Netanyahu can retake the initiative, and truly shift the pressure to the Palestinians.
By YONI DAYAN
The Temple Mount scheme is a trap for Israel.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Jerusalem Post readers react to the latest articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
There is a revolt in the ranks of Fatah’s younger generation against Abbas.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
Abbas cannot be allowed to get away with the murder of innocent people as a result of his hateful speech.
Abbas has carefully balanced maintaining security cooperation with Israel while at the same time making statements that can only fan the flames and perpetuate the violence.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Abbas packaged these falsehoods with outright bigotry and incitement to murder.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
Normally rows and columns of financial data hardly make for a riveting read. But this case is a striking exception.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
"The man who propagates this murderous lie and orchestrates the death and mayhem that is its bloody harvest is none other than the West’s favorite Palestinian moderate."
"There are lots of thresholds that we abut – some on a daily basis, others only once in a lifetime."
By DAVID BRINN
"Now it seems that what we distantly dreaded has finally come to pass."
By SARAH HONIG
Abbas and Netanyahu each have given the other good reason to doubt his intentions.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
Abbas and the Palestinian Authority have not been the cause of the recent round of violence, though it is easy for the Israeli government and prime minister to point a finger at him.