Mahmoud Abbas

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Mahmoud Abbas, president of the Palestinian Authority, says the Trump administration's plan for Israel and Palestine is unacceptable.
The move came days after the White House announced the deal, which allows Israel the right to continue settlements and annexation while leaving Palestinians with vague promises of statehood at an undetermined future date.
Jon Queally, staff writer
Women chant slogans and gesture as they march with Palestinian flags during a demonstration in the Moroccan capital Rabat on June 23, 2019 against the US-led economic conference in Bahrain with its declared aim of achieving Palestinian prosperity. - The United States is set to co-chair a two-day conference in Bahrain from June 25, focusing on the economic aspects of President Donald Trump's Israeli-Palestinian peace plan. The Bahrain conference could see large-scale investment pledges for the Palestinian te
"Kushner can't tell us he cares about ending poverty for Palestinians while...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Regrettably, Israelis overwhelmingly voted for candidates that are...


You Are Not Welcome Anymore
Enraged by Trump's mindlessly inflammatory threats to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel and cut off aid, Palestinian activists chanting "America Out" shut down a business meeting between Palestinian officials and Americans in occupied Bethlehem, then pelted the cars of the fleeing Americans. Grievous new polls reflect their fury - support for armed struggle has almost doubled among Palestinians - as does wrenching video of the protest.