Abbas said he would reduce the amount of money the Palestinian Authority pays to Israel to supply electricity, in a move meant to pressure Hamas.
Israel will reduce electricity supplies to the Gaza Strip after the Palestinian Authority limited how much it pays for power.
JERUSALEM — Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is willing to suspend his demand that Israel freeze West Bank settlement construc…
Leaving Israelis and Palestinians with a vague message of hope and no details, President Trump wrapped up his first visit to the region.
For once, it was not what President Trump said. It was what he didn’t say.
Cosmetics heir Ron Lauder prepped Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas to meet with President Trump, but someone may have canceled the two mens’ lunch delivery out of spite.
— President Donald Trump deleted a tweet in which he said it was an “an honor” to host Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas at the White House a day after the two leaders met. The tweet, which also included video from the two leaders’ meeting, was gone on Thursday, 13 hours after it was originally…
President Trump pressed Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to stop his practice of giving stipends to families of convicted terrorists.
Donald Trump’s meeting with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas was a masquerade, proving that the American president has no real interest in bring “hope” to the Middle East, writes Peter Beinart.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will soon meet with President Trump at the White House for the first time. After strongly proclaiming support for Israel throughout his presidential campaign, Trump now has an opportunity to reach out to Benjamin Netanyahu’s counterpart. Here’s what top Middle East hands say about the critical summit.