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The PA rejects Clinton parameters 20 years later - opinion

It is time we face the truth.

By BERNARD BOHBOT
13/02/2021
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas attends a virtual meeting with Palestinian factions over Israel

Abbas announces dates for presidential, parliamentary elections

The last presidential election was held on January 9, 2005, when Abbas was elected to succeed former PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat.

Poster of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, Shatila Palestinian refugee camp, Beirut

Arafat’s widow: Second Intifada was a mistake

Deposed Fatah operative Mohammed Dahlan, a former PA security commander in the Gaza Strip, moved to the United Arab Emirates after falling out with PA President Mahmoud Abbas ten years ago.

Former PLO/PA Chairman Yasser Arafat: "this blood will spread on the land as it has spread on the Pa

PMW: PA highlights Arafat's call for martyrdom on anniversary of his death

Arafat died on November 11, 2004. He is commonly remembered for brokering peace accords with Israeli leaders, but the Palestinian Authority has chosen to highlight his calls for martyrs.

Churchill’s definition of Belgium: ‘A manufactured country’

“Usury” was the grounds for deportation of the Jews of Antwerp by the Duke of Brabant in 1261, who called for them to be expelled or destroyed.

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas gestures beneath a poster of the late leader Yasser Arafat

Above the fold - Their loss, not ours

All these years later, not much that we can consider positive has emerged from the Oslo Accords, other, that is, than stopping the money Arafat had been funneling from Israel.

Yasser Arafat in 1968 at the then PLO head quarters.

Hamas bans rally to commemorate Yasser Arafat

Fatah and Hamas have been holding indirect negotiations on PA President Mahmoud Abbas’s initiative to hold new Palestinian parliamentary and presidential elections.

Yasser Arafat in 1968 at the then PLO head quarters.

Italian city of Palermo names square after Yasser Arafat

In 2014, the mayor of Palermo Leoluca Orlando also awarded the city's honorary citizenship to Marwan Barghouti, who is serving five life-sentences in Israel for terrorism.

Palestinian President Yasser Arafat and former Shin Bet head MK Avi Dichter (Likud)

Former Shin Bet head: Arafat smuggled terrorists in his Mercedes

Dichter: "Arafat smuggled terrorists from Egypt two months after PA was established."

By LEON SVERDLOV
05/09/2019
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