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Amnesty denounces S-G's tweet that alluded Israel assassinated Arafat

Callamard began her duties as secretary-general just last month.

Mahmoud Abbas suspends funding to Yasser Arafat Foundation - report

Last week, Abbas dismissed Kidwa from the ruling Fatah faction because of the latter’s decision to form his own list to contest the upcoming Palestinian general elections.

Nasser al-Qudwa

In blow to Fatah, Arafat’s nephew forms new list for Palestinian election

Abbas and other senior Fatah officials have threatened to take punitive measures against any member of the faction who runs outside the official list.

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.

Palestinian students walk past a Fatah poster at the Palestine Polytechnic University in Hebron

Palestinian U. gate named after planner of Munich Olympics massacre

"We are proud of the distinguished leaders whose bodies are no more, but whose spirit remains among us.”

Yasser Arafat's widow apologizes to UAE over insults, burning of flags

Erekat also says symbols of the UAE should not be harmed, but other Palestinians outraged at apology

Camp David II

20 years since Camp David summit: There was harm in trying

But historic events are not only successes; failures can also be historic in marking a turning point, a watershed moment. And Camp David was just that.

16/07/2020
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