Showing posts with label Mahmoud Abbas. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Mahmoud Abbas. Show all posts

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Following Abbas’ Urging, Slovenia Likely to Recognize State of Palestine

Slovenia Likely to Recognize State of Palestine
The Foreign Affairs Committee of Slovenia’s National Assembly will soon vote on a draft resolution to recognize Palestine as a self-determining state. Should it pass, it will then go before the full Parliament in either March or April - and it is expected to pass.

Palestinians count on EU to reach peace in Middle East: Abbas

Palestinians count on EU to reach peace in Middle East
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas announced Wednesday that the Palestinians are counting on the role of Europe for achieving just and comprehensive peace in the region.

Monday, January 1, 2018

Abbas urges Israel to rethink ‘apartheid’ policies before it’s ‘too late’

Israel must “rethink” its aggressive “apartheid system” and honor the status of East Jerusalem as the future capital of a Palestinian state, President Mahmoud Abbas said on New Year's Eve. (RT)

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Saudi Crown Prince Tried to Persuade Abbas to Support US Peace Plan: Officials

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman mounted pressure on Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to back a so-called US-sponsored peace plan for Israel-Palestine, Palestinian officials said.

Friday, December 22, 2017

U.S. has disqualified itself from MidEast peace process: Abbas

U.S. has disqualified itself from MidEast peace process
The United States has "disqualified" itself from the Middle East peace process due to its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, said Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Friday.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Palestinians reject reports of Saudi pressure on Abbas

Mahmoud Abbas
Palestinian officials have rejected a report by an Israeli news outlet that said Saudi Arabia ordered Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to accept a US peace initiative or resign.

Monday, August 7, 2017

Abdallah de Jordanie rend une rare visite à Abbas sur fond de tensions avec Israël

Le roi Abdallah II de Jordanie rencontre lundi le président palestinien Mahmoud Abbas
Le roi Abdallah II de Jordanie rencontre lundi le président palestinien Mahmoud Abbas à Ramallah, à l'occasion de sa première visite depuis cinq ans en Cisjordanie occupée, sous le signe de tensions avec Israël et de l'inquiétude devant l'inaction américaine dans l'effort de paix.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Entretien téléphonique Abbas-Netanyahu après l'attaque de Jérusalem

al-Aqsa Mosque TEMPLE MOUNT
Le Premier ministre israélien Benjamin Netanyahu et le président palestinien Mahmoud Abbas se sont entretenus au téléphone vendredi matin, cherchant à calmer le jeu après une attaque meurtrière dans la Vieille ville de Jérusalem, a rapporté l'agence de presse palestinienne Wafa.

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Jordan, Palestinians discuss 'actions' to take if US embassy moved to Jerusalem

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas and Jordan's King Abdullah II on Sunday discussed "actions" that could be taken should US President Donald Trump follow through with his promise to relocate the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Abbas Calls Paris Conference ‘Last Chance’ to Resolve Conflict With Israel

The upcoming conference in Paris on the settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict will be the last chance to resolve the dispute, Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas said Saturday.

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Mideast conference in Paris on January 15. Neither Israel nor the Palestinians will be present

Around 70 countries will gather in France on January 15 for a conference to throw the international community's weight behind a two-state solution in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, French officials said Thursday.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

France says pushing Netanyahu, Abbas to meet for Paris talks

France is trying to convince Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to meet with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in Paris this month to try to revive moribund peace talks between the two sides, Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said on Wednesday.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Mahmoud Abbas réélu à la tête du Fatah, principal mouvement palestinien

Mahmoud Abbas a été réélu à la présidence du Fatah mardi dès l'ouverture du Congrès du plus important mouvement palestinien, a annoncé le porte-parole de ce rassemblement, le septième de l'histoire du Fatah.

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Palestinian official says French peace summit to go on 'with or without Israel'

A Palestinian official on Saturday said that an international conference led by France that aims to jump start stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace talks would take place "whether the Israeli government consents or not."

Thursday, November 10, 2016

I know who killed Yasser Arafat’, says Palestine's President Abbas

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said Thursday he knew who killed Yasser Arafat as he marked the 12th anniversary of the former leader's death but stopped short from giving a name.

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Russia to Continue Talks on Israeli-Palestinian Peace Meeting

Russia will continue consultations with the Zionist entity and Palestine on the form, content and date of the next peaceful settlement talks, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov told Sputnik on Tuesday.

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Abbas demands to set time limits for negotiations with Israel

The President of the Palestinian national authority Mahmoud Abbas said that any attempts to restart the peace process with Israel will require a clear definition of the provisional framework of the agreement.

Monday, January 4, 2016

Palestinians back Saudi war on terrorism

The Palestinian National Authority (PNA) on Sunday announced that it backs the war that Saudi Arabia is waging against terrorism to restore security and stability in the Arab world and the Middle East.

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Palestinians deny Abbas health deteriorated

Palestinian officials denied on Saturday media reports which said the medical situation of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has deteriorated.

Sunday, December 20, 2015

Greece set to recognise Palestine

Greece is set to recognise the state of Palestine in a parliamentary vote to be attended by Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas, a government source said Sunday.

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