Tag Archives: Mahmoud Abbas

Popularity Rises as Abbas Returns to Ramallah

Thousands Greet Abbas President Mahmoud Abbas, the head of the Palestinian Authority, returned home on Sunday to a hero’s welcome. Thousands greeted him in Ramallah upon his return from delivering a controversial speech to the United Nations General Assembly in which he called for the creation of a Palestinian State. It is estimated that about… Continue Reading

Israel Approves New Construction in Wake of Massacre

Reports that at least 30,000 people were in attendance at the funeral of five members of the Fogel family, who were brutally murdered on Friday night while asleep in their beds. According to the Israeli army, two terrorists entered the town of Itamar, not far from Nablus, at about 10:30pm. The first house they entered… Continue Reading

Mahmoud Abbas: Supports Egyptian Dictatorship

Tayeb Abdel-Rahim spokesman for PA President Mahmoud Abbas was quoted as saying, “the protesters in Egypt have suspicious allegiances and are conspiring against the regime and hope to undermine Egypt’s leading role.”  It has been clear from various PA statements since the January 25th Revolution in Egypt began that PA President Mahmoud Abbas has supported… Continue Reading