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19 HOURS AGO - Eurasia Review

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From Autonomy To Sovereignty: The Oslo Agreements And Palestinian Statehood – OpEd

As more EU countries recognize a “State of Palestine” and PA President Mahmoud Abbas appeals for UN recognition, and the government of Israel is under pressure to acquiesce, attention has turned to prime minister Yitzhak Rabin’s speech (October 5, 1995) when, seeking Knesset approval for the Interim Agreement (known as Oslo II), he said that […] The post From Autonomy ...

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22 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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News of the Day From Across the Globe, Dec. 19

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas said Thursday that he supports further negotiations on a proposed U.N. Security Council resolution that sets a 2017 deadline for an Israeli withdrawal from war-won lands that the Palestinians seek for their state. 3 “Genocidal verdict”: A human rights lawyer says 54 soldiers have been sentenced to death because they embarrassed Nigeria’s military by demanding weapons ...

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DEC 18, 2014 - Fox News

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Palestinian leader supports more talks on UN bid

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas said Thursday he supports further negotiations over a draft on ending Israel's occupation of Palestinian lands that was submitted to the U.N. Security Council for a possible vote.

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DEC 17, 2014 - The Economist

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Palestine and the UN: Another gambit

THE Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, has a habit of lurching from one supposedly game-changing initiative to another, then flinching in the face of resistance. After this summer’s war between Israel and Hamas in Gaza killed more than 2,000 Palestinians, at least half of whom were civilians, Mr Abbas threatened to join the International Criminal Court and have Israel indicted for ...

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DEC 17, 2014 - Boston Herald

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Under Abbas, majority say they can't speak freely

RAMALLAH, West Bank — Two-thirds of Palestinians say they are afraid to criticize Mahmoud Abbas, according to a poll, and some of the Palestinian president's recent actions only seem to confirm claims that dissent comes at a price.Last month, Abbas outlawed the West Bank's largest labor union and briefly jailed its two leaders for organizing strikes. Security agents routinely monitor ...

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