Tag Archives: Abbas

02/16 Links Pt1: Taylor Force Act Leaves PA With No Room for Maneuver on Terrorist Payments; Glick: Trump, Benjamin Netanyahu and the post-Oslo era; Oren: Abbas’ double game

From Ian: US Senate Version of Taylor Force Act Leaves PA With No Room for Maneuver on Terrorist Payments The US Senate is preparing to vote on the Taylor Force Act that links US financial assistance to the Palestinians with … Continue reading

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01/26 Links Pt1: Amb. Haley: Hate-Filled Speech by Abbas Shows He’s Not Ready to Make Peace; Caroline Glick: Pence and Pew, present and future; Hezbollah’s Man in London?

From Ian: Amb. Haley Says Hate-Filled Speech by Abbas Shows He’s Not Ready to Make Peace Referring to a recent “hate-filled” speech given by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in which he declared the Oslo Accords dead, United States Ambassador … Continue reading

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01/25 Links Pt1: Trump: No more aid unless Palestinians accept that Jerusalem is ‘off the table’; Abbas buys $50 million private jet; The Big Palestine Lie

From Ian: Trump: No more aid unless Palestinians accept that Jerusalem is ‘off the table’ In a freewheeling press availability on Thursday, US President Donald Trump said the US would no longer transfer monetary aid to the Palestinians unless they … Continue reading

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01/23 Links Pt1: A shining speech in Jerusalem – the city upon the hill; Glick: Jordan’s King Abdullah Disrespects America — Because He Can; Don’t Blame Trump for Abbas Rejecting Peace

From Ian: Caroline Glick: Jordan’s King Abdullah Disrespects America — Because He Can So long as majorities reject the values of liberal democracies generally, and hate the U.S. specifically, there is little chance of America leading a democratization movement that … Continue reading

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Abbas’ speech has woken up many American Jewish liberals. Will they stay awake?

A few days ago, JTA’s Ron Kampeas – hardly a right winger – responded this way to a tweet of mine: You need adults listening. — (((Ron Kampeas))) (@kampeas) January 17, 2018 Abas’ speech last Sunday has awakened many liberal … Continue reading

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Abbas: “No respectable Jew in the world accepts the Zionist entity”

I have not yet seen a transcript of what Mahmoud Abbas said at Al Azhar in Cairo on Wednesday, but the small pieces published in Arabic media are enough proof of his extremism. Egypt’s Masrawy reports that Abbas said, “There … Continue reading

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Mahmoud Abbas taught me something about Oliver Cromwell, Proto-Zionist

Mahmoud Abbas made a very strange, bizarre, ahistoric speech to the Palestinian Central Council meeting on Sunday. The New York Times summarizes part of his speech: Testing his audience’s attention, Mr. Abbas also gave a lengthy history lecture reaching back … Continue reading

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01/12 Links Pt2: The U.N. Agency That Keeps Palestinians from Prospering; Thirteen Years into the Abbas Presidency, Corruption and Autocracy Dominate the West Bank

From Ian: Thirteen Years into the Abbas Presidency, Corruption and Autocracy Dominate the West Bank On this day in 2005, Mahmoud Abbas was elected president of the Palestinian Authority (PA). In his inaugural address, Abbas hailed the “peaceful transfer of … Continue reading

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12/15 Links Pt1: Abbas Defies Oslo Agreements, Demands Full UN membership; Jerusalem, Israel’s Capital: Watch the Masks Fall

From Ian: The Anti-Semitic Invective of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Palestinian President Accuses Jews of ‘Counterfeiting History and Religion,’ Claims Qur’an Says They ‘Fabricate Truth’ Abbas, whose doctorate denied the Holocaust and who accused rabbis of poisoning Palestinian water, is … Continue reading

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12/15 Links Pt2: It is time to cut off financial support to Abbas; The Uncomfortable Truth About Swedish Anti-Semitism; What if America Won a War and No One Cared?

From Ian: Kevin Williamson: It is time to cut off financial support to Abbas Abbas boasts that the Palestinian state and the Palestinian National Authority no longer receive U.S. aid, but that isn’t quite true. The United States is a … Continue reading

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