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Mahmoud Abbas: Israel and Hamas holding secret talks

Israel and Hamas are holding secret talks over a number of issues, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas was quoted as saying on Tuesday.

Abbas, who is visiting Jordan, was quoted by a number of media outlets there as saying during a dinner with Jordanian and Palestinian officials that he has a “full protocol” of the purported talks between Hamas and Israel. 24 more words

Mahmoud Abbas

Angel of Peace

The Vatican announced that Jorge Mario Bergoglio, alias “Pope Francis,” has signed a “treaty” formally “recognizing” the fictional, imaginary “State of Palestine.” Here is the… 1,310 more words


New Poll: 80% of Palestinian Men are Attracted to Israeli Women

By Gidon Ben-Zvi (writing as Cliff Magnum) Indicating a seismic shift in public opinion from just six months ago, a poll conducted by the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (PSR) in the West Bank and Gaza Strip revealed that close to 80% of Palestinian men want to have sex with at least one Israeli woman. 213 more words


Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas visits the Vatican

PressTV News, May 2015

It has taken many years of negotiations for the Vatican and the Palestinian Authority to reach an agreement on a draft treaty for the Vatican’s recognition of the Palestinian State. 29 more words

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Update on the BBC's 'angel of peace' story

As was reported here recently, the BBC News website published an article on May 16th in which it was claimed that the Pope had described the PA’s Mahmoud Abbas as “an angel of peace”. 356 more words


Up From Chaos

By Charlie Johnston

Sorry I have not been around for a few days. I was in transit, but more than that, several things have been occupying my mind. 847 more words


Media Gets Pope’s Abbas Comments Wrong

by Tom Gross
May 17, 2015

If anyone needs further evidence of why the news agencies often can’t be trusted to report accurately on Israel and the Palestinians, and why major news outlets such as the… 126 more words

Israel & Middle East