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Abbas’s militiamen disperse Palestinian young protesters

[ 04/03/2011 – 03:16 PM ]   BETHLEHEM, (PIC)– Abbas’s militiamen dispersed on Thursday afternoon a group of young boys who gathered near the Dome of  Rahil at the northern entrance to the southern Wes Ban city of Bethlehem. Eyewitness said that a group of young boys gathered in a spontaneous protest to mark the […]

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Hamas: Abbas authority rounded up 135 Hamas supporters in February

[ 02/03/2011 – 11:59 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The security apparatuses loyal to the Ramallah authority summoned more than 1,500 Hamas supporters and cadres and kidnapped 135 of them in the past month of February, Hamas said in a press release in the West Bank on Tuesday. The movement added that the illegal Ramallah […]

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Questions I would want to ask Sa’eb Ereikat

[ 02/03/2011 – 12:10 AM ] By Khalid Amayreh Palestinian Authority (PA) negotiator Saeb Ereikat recently submitted his resignation to the PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas in what is widely considered a tacit admission of responsibility for the scandalous Jazeera revelations concerning  Palestinian negotiators’ willingness to sell out Palestinian rights to Israel. Infuriated and embarrassed by […]

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Massive protests in Gaza demanding Abbas to step down

[ 29/01/2011 – 08:41 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Tens of thousands of Palestinians participated in angry marches in the Gaza Strip at noon Friday in protest at the reported concessions made by the Fatah-controlled Palestinian Authority (PA). The protesters chanted slogans calling for de facto president Mahmoud Abbas and his authority to step down […]

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Abbas: East Jerusalem is Our Capital and We Will Not Negotiate for It

PNN – Palestine News Network -19.01.11 – 11:09 Jericho – PNN – After what he called a “historic” meeting with his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas told a group of Jericho army cadets, “Jerusalem is our capital and we will not negotiate for it.” Abbas addresses a group of military cadets in […]

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Abbas sends condolences to overthrown Tunisian president

[ 15/01/2011 – 02:23 PM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– De facto Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas phoned former Tunisian president Zine Al-Abidine Ben Ali a few hours before his people overthrew him to send condolences for the events that preceded his escape from the country. Abbas discussed with his counterpart the latest political developments relating to […]

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Abbas’s militias detain physics professor

[ 11/01/2011 – 04:42 PM ]   NABLUS, (PIC)– Security militias loyal to de facto Palestinian president and Fatah leader Mahmoud Abbas kidnapped Palestinian physics professor Esam Al-Ashqar on Tuesday evening. Former minister of prisoners Wasfi Qabaha told the PIC that the so-called preventive security militia detained Ashqar, 52, at a roadblock. Ashqar was detained […]

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Abbas is naïve

[ 10/01/2011 – 12:59 AM ] By Khalid Amayreh Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas is quite optimistic these days. He is even nearly euphoric about the recent recognition by a number of South American states of Palestine. His Fatah organization cites these “diplomatic successes” as a proof for the correctness of Abbas’s approach. However, it […]

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Abbas’s militia barred the raising of Hamas’s flag during Qawasmi funeral

[ 07/01/2011 – 07:46 PM ]   AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– The militia of the de facto PA President Mahmoud Abbas arrested on Friday afternoon a number of participants in the funeral of Omar al-Qawsmi because they chanted slogans in support of Hamas and called on the Qassam Brigades to retaliate to the cold-blooded murder of Qawasmi. […]

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Abbas meets Kadima MKs in Ramallah next week

[ 06/01/2011 – 09:19 AM ]   NAZARETH, (PIC)– A delegation of Israeli Knesset members of the Kadima party is expected to travel to Ramallah next week to meet with de facto Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas, Hebrew press reported on Wednesday. The reports said that the meeting would take place next Sunday but did not […]

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Abbas’s militia gloats about kidnapping a Qassam commander

[ 31/12/2010 – 10:56 PM ]   AL-KHALIL, (PIC)– Abbas’s militia kidnapped on Friday Ayyoub al-Qawasmi (46 years), a commander of the Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Hamas, in al-Khalil district after 23 years of being on the wanted list for the IOF and Abbas’s militia. Fatah media sources reported the kidnapping of Qawasmi […]

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ei: Abbas helps Israel bury its crimes in Gaza

Ali Abunimah, The Electronic Intifada, 2 October 2009 Representing the moribund Palestine Liberation Organization, the executive committee of which seen here, Mahmoud Abbas has abandoned a resolution to hold Israel accountable for its alleged war crimes in Gaza. (MaanImages/POOL/Omar Rashidi) Just when it seemed that the Ramallah Palestinian Authority (PA) and its leader Mahmoud Abbas […]

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Abbas suspends PFLP financial allocations

[ 20/10/2010 – 12:49 PM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– De facto Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has ordered the suspension of the financial monthly allocation of the Popular Front of the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) cashed by the Palestinian national fund, PFLP sources said. The PFLP receives 60,000 dollars from the fund that are distributed on […]

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