Posts Tagged: mahmoud abbas
In light of competing historical narratives and a fraught political environment, can negotiators find a middle ground on the right of return for Palestinian refugees?
Right-wing Israeli politicians like to boast about their country’s famed intelligence service, but they've gotten good at ignoring it when it tells them things they don't want to hear.
Palestinians should not lend their name to a charade of endless negotiations while historic Palestine disappears.
Israel would be better served in talks with Palestinians if it acquainted itself with their justice customs -- and vice versa.
If Obama wants a say in the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, he needs to be prepared to back up his words with actions.
For President Mahmoud Abbas, the vote was a last-ditch attempt to boost his increasingly diminished relevance.
The military disparity between Israel and Gaza is but the most violent among many.