Tag Archives: Mahmoud Abbas

Why it matters so little what Mahmoud Abbas says ~ by @docjazzmusic

Friday, 28 September 2012 | DocJazz.com | by Dr. Tariq Shadid It has not gone unnoticed that Palestinians are showing little interest in Mahmoud Abbas’s speech to the United Nations, which he held on the 27th of September. Most Palestinians have no idea what he said, and do not care to know it. There is […]

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PA curbs freedom of expression in the West Bank incl. writers, journos and activists

MEMO | Sept 20, 2012 The security services in the occupied West Bank have detained more than 60 Palestinians with political backgrounds, including writers, journalists and activists, Al-Dameer Association for Human Rights (DAHR) said on Thursday. At least 35 of those held are former prisoners who served long sentences in Israeli jails; most are affiliated […]

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Shootout at the Prime Minister’s Compound In Ramallah

Kawther Salam | Aug 9, 2012 تواصل جرائم قتل النساء في فلسطين Ramallah – Kawther Salam – The Palestinian “Prime Minister” Dr. Salam Fayyad and the “President” Mahmoud Abbas have both targeted the Palestinian resistance and the opposition to their power in coordination with the Israeli and US intelligence, jailing and torturing dozens of politician […]

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A must read: Israeli Assassination In Cold Blood In A Quiet Village ~ by @KawtherSalam

إعتقال سجين محرر أطلقت سراحه إسرائيل وأستشهاد شقيقه برصاص السلطة الفلسطينية Israel no longer carries out assassinations and arrests of Palestinians in the Occupied West Bank alone. It is now so that the zionist israel delegates the dirty work to the so-called “Palestinian National Authority”. It is now enough that any small officer – one […]

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Palestinian president to contact Brotherhood if it forms Egypt’s government

OSAMA KHALED EGYPT INDEPENDANT FEB 21 2012 Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Tuesday that he does not mind contacting the Muslim Brotherhood should it form the government in Egypt. “We met with them before,” he said in an interview with Al-Masry Al-Youm. Abbas said he is not worried about the rise of the Islamists in […]

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Setting a price tag for Israeli supremacy

Related: Settler Violence Topic | Category | Pictures Jonathan Cook |  The Electronic Intifada | 14 October 2011 Inspecting the damage caused to a mosque following an arson attack by far-right Zionists.  (Chaska Katz /ActiveStills) Jewish far-right groups responsible for a series of arson attacks on West Bank mosques over the past year broke dangerous ground last […]

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The (unplanned) victory of the UN statehood bid

Related: ▣ FAQ ▣ Palestine Statehood Bid | Category Statehood Jonathan Cook | The Electronic Intifada | Nazareth | 27 September 2011 Palestinian youth will take up an anti-apartheid struggle. ( Oren Ziv /ActiveStills ) Amid the enthusiastic applause in New York City and the celebrations in Ramallah, it was easy to believe — if only a […]

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Mahmoud Abbas Speech at the UN – video

Full Text of President Mahmoud Abbas’ Speech at the UNGA Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas addresses the 66th United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York Abbas on Friday handed over a historic request to UN chief Ban Ki-moon asking the United Nations to admit the state of Palestine as a full member. This […]

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Full Official Text of President Mahmoud Abbas’ Speech at the UNGA

Abbas’ Speech at UNGA – full text in Arabic| Abbas’ Speech at UNGA – video Netanyahu Speech at the UN – in pictures WAFA | Palestine News & Info Agency | September, 23 2011 Mr. President of the General Assembly of the United Nations, Mr. Secretary-General of the United Nations, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, At […]

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Palestinian president to hold various meetings in Cairo this week

Related: A Nice Friday to Tear Down an Israeli Wall – in pictures MENA | Sat, 10/09/2011 – 17:14 | Al Masry Al Youm Photographed by AFP Palestinian Ambassador to Cairo Barakat al-Farra said on Saturday that Palestine’s President Mahmoud Abbas will arrive in Cairo on Monday for a three-day visit. Abbas will meet with […]

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UN Will Count 194 Members If Palestine Gets In

  Monday, 01 August 2011 07:02 Bernhard Schell | International News Magazine GAZA (IDN) – The outcome of Palestinian National Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ plans to achieve full membership for the state of Palestine in the United Nations in September is far from certain in the face of strong U.S. and Israeli reservations. But the […]

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Israeli Lessons in International Terror

Image from Gaza April 8 2011 during the Israeli airstrike.     Kawther Salam | April 10, 2011 Does Israel know that the mossad offers free lessons in international organized terror and crimes to all rebels and radical movements, and that through their terror actions they are teaching them how to kidnap and murder Israelis […]

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Mahmoud Abbas: “The issue of recognizing Palestine will be brought up in September”

Mar 23, 2011 17:34 Moscow Time Photo: EPA President of the Palestinian National Authority Mahmoud Abbas is visiting Russia. He held talks with President Dmitry Medvedev on Tuesday and will continue his visit with a trip to the republic of Bashkortostan. In an exclusive interview for the Voice of Russia, Mr. Abbas looked at prospects […]

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