Erekat to US, EU: Support PA plan seeking Palestinian state on pre-1967 lines
Chief PLO negotiator's move comes in response to Israeli government’s decision to promote plan for construction of 500 new apartments in Jerusalem’s Ramat Shlomo neighborhood.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Foreign Ministry blasts British vote on Palestinian statehood, PLO lauds motion
Leading Jewish American group denounces UK lawmakers' passage of non-binding motion, saying it reduces "the United Kingdom’s standing as an honest broker in international affairs."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
PLO ambassador to US: Not looking for clashes with Washington at UN
Palestinians hope to see larger role for world body and European Union.
By ABDULLAH H. ERAKAT/THE MEDIA LINE
PLO has 3-step plan for two-state solution
Should UNSC bid fail, PLO plan would move into phase two, which involves signing international treaties, Palestinian source says.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Police shut down PLO event in east Jerusalem
PLO: Closure part of Israel’s efforts to negate Palestinian rights and destroy prospects of peace.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
PLO official says Netanyahu speech full of 'hate language and slander'
PLO Executive Committee Member Hanan Ashrawi issued her statement to the media shortly after Netanyahu addressed the opening session of the 69th UN General Assembly in New York on Monday.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
PLO’s Ashrawi tells UN it will take Israel to ICC within 3 years
"The world has yet to come to grips with the immensity of the crime" in Gaza, executive committee member says.
By ANNA HIATT
A grave decision
'It is a sad day when international politicians of all stripes can no longer discern between good and evil.'
By MALCOLM HEDDING
Coalition with Hamas will recognize Israel, Abbas tells Kerry
With formation of unity gov't, Abbas's commitment to Kerry would require Hamas to publicly denounce own charter.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Housing Minister: Israel has frozen building in settlements
PLO says settlement construction continues under Netanyahu government, and statements were made to placate Kerry.