Saudi Arabian crown prince asked Mahmoud Abbas to accept US ‘copy of Benjamin Netanyahu vision’

The photo shows Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman (L) shaking hands with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during their meeting in Riyadh, Dec. 21, 2017. (Via Reuters) Informed Palestinian officials say Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman tried to persuade Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to agree to a so-called Middle East peace plan put forward […]

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Mahmoud Abbas: Jerusalem al-Quds is Palestine’s eternal capital

Mahmoud Abbas, the president of the Palestinian Authority (Photo by AFP) The president of the Palestinian Authority calls Jerusalem al-Quds “the eternal capital of the state of Palestine and nothing else.” Mahmoud Abbas made the remarks on Saturday, addressing hundreds of the city’s Palestinians, the authority’s official Wafa news agency reported. Israel likewise lays claims […]

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US President Donald Trump’s senior advisor and son-in-law Jared Kushner meets Israeli Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestinian Mahmoud Abbas

A handout picture provided by the Palestinian Authority’s press office on June 21, 2017, shows Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas (R) the US president’s senior advisor and son-in-law Jared Kushner (L) in Ramallah. (Via AFP) US President Donald Trump’s senior advisor and son-in-law has held separate talks with Israeli and Palestinian leaders during a trip to […]

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US President Donald Trump’s envoy Jason Greenblatt meets NetanyahuPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Israel, to meet Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Jason Greenblatt (L), who is US President Donald Trump’s special envoy for the so-called Israeli-Palestinian peace process, meets Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a visit to Jerusalem al-Quds, March 13, 2017. A high-ranking US official has met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Jason Greenblatt, who is US President […]

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US President Donald Trump invites Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to White House

US President Donald Trump (left) and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas US President Donald Trump has invited Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to visit the White House, reports say. The invitation was extended to Abbas by Trump during their first phone conversation on Friday since the US president’s inauguration on January 20, the official Palestinian news agency […]

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas calls on Israel to halt settlement activities

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks during a press conference in Brussels on February 9, 2017. (Photos by AFP) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has voiced his commitment to the so-called two-state solution, while calling on Israel to halt its settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territories. The Palestinian president’s stance was announced in an official statement […]

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas calls for end to Israeli settlement construction

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks during a press conference after meeting with Belgian Prime Minister in Brussels, Belgium, on February 9, 2017. (Photos by AFP) Palestinian President Mamoud Abbas has called for an immediate cessation of the Israeli regime’s settlement expansion activities in the occupied Palestinian lands.  “We are reiterating the contents of the final […]

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Pope Francis talk US embassy relocation

Pope Francis (L) talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during a meeting at the Vatican January 14, 2017. (Photos by Reuters) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Pope Francis have discussed the probable relocation of US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem al-Quds. US President-elect Donald Trump has repeatedly said during his campaign that if elected, he would […]

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas warns US over embassy relocation to Jerusalem al-Quds

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas gestures as he speaks during a Christmas lunch with members of the Christian Orthodox community near the West Bank city of Bethlehem, on January 6, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has firmly warned US President-elect Donald Trump of the potential consequences of moving the American embassy from Tel […]

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas hoping 2017 to be year of independent Palestinian state:

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas delivers a speech during a ceremony marking the 52nd anniversary of the establishment of the Fatah movement in the West Bank city of Ramallah on December 31, 2016. (Photo by AFP) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has welcomed a recent landmark UN resolution against illegal Israeli settlements, saying a sovereign Palestinian state will […]

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