Mahmoud Abbas

Netanyahu Says ISIS, Hamas 'Branches Of Same Poisonous Tree,' Mentions Derek Jeter In UN Address"To say Iran doesn’t practice terrorism, is like saying Derek Jeter never played shortstop for the New York Yankees," Netanyahu said.
Suspected Revenge Killing For Murder Of 3 Israeli Teens Sparks Jerusalem ClashesTensions have mounted between Israel and the Palestinians after the bodies of three Israeli teens were found in the West Bank more than two weeks after they went missing.
As Israel Buries Teens And World Mourns, Airstrikes Target HamasHundreds of people participated in separate memorial services in the hometowns of the three teens -- Eyal Yifrah, 19, Gilad Shaar, 16, and Naftali Fraenkel ahead of a joint funeral.
New Yorkers Mourn As Bodies Of 3 Kidnapped Israeli Teens Are FoundGilad Shaar, 16, Naftali Frankel, 16, and Eyal Yifrach, 19, disappeared while hitchhiking home near the West Bank city of Hebron late at night on June 12 and were never heard from again.
Israeli, Palestinian Talks To Resume Amid Deep SkepticismSecretary of State John Kerry appointed a former U.S. ambassador to Israel, Martin Indyk, to shepherd Israeli-Palestinian peace talks that begin Monday evening in Washington.
Obama Meets With Abbas, Says U.S. Still Committed To A 2-State SolutionOn the second day of his visit to the Middle East, President Barack Obama was greeted by the president of the Palestinian Authority, and rockets were fired by militants into a southern Israeli town.
President Obama Vows Unwavering Support, Says U.S. 'Stands With Israel' Putting aside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's declaration that he will go it alone in the defense of Israel if he has too, the normal tensions with President Barack Obama seemed to have been wiped away.
Biden: Obama Prepared To Do Whatever's Necessary To Prevent Iran From Getting BombAs President Barack Obama continued preparations for his first trip to Israel as commander in chief, there was a shift in tactics Monday.
Diplomatic Push To End Middle East Crisis Gaining MomentumEarlier Tuesday, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in the region, renewing America's commitment to Israel with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at her side.
Netanyahu Warns World Iran Is Close To Crossing His 'Red Line'He wanted to get the world's attention and he did it with a simple diagram that could be shown in elementary schools, only to the Israeli prime minister there was nothing elementary about the stakes at hand -- stopping Iran from getting the bomb.
Netanyahu Blasts UN As 'House Of Lies,' Implores Abbas To Drop Application, Resume TalksThere was a dramatic and defiant move at the United Nations on Friday. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas sidestepped two decades of failed negotiations and surged ahead with demands for Palestinian statehood.
Abbas Backs Down, Won't Call For Immediate Vote On Palestinian StatehoodPresident Obama said in public what he is also saying in private -- that a Palestinian state can only be achieved by the Israelis and Palestinians going to the bargaining table and tackling the hard questions that face them.