Topic: Palestinian National Authority
The Palestinian party also extended its historic summit to try to ease disputes that have marred the gathering.
08/06/2009 01:00 am
On Tuesday, the Palestinian president convened his party's first congress since 1989 to strengthen its position in negotiations with Israel, Hamas.
08/04/2009 01:00 am
As one of the few parties to speak to both Israel and Hamas, Cairo sees itself as a natural mediator. But now Turkey has called into question its effectiveness.
07/31/2009 01:00 am
During Mitchell's visit, activists set up 11 outposts. A report said the number of Israelis living in the West Bank has surpassed 300,000.
07/28/2009 01:00 am
Ahead of a major Fatah leadership conference, the Arab TV network reported Tuesday that President Mahmoud Abbas had been involved in an assassination plot against his predecessor, Yasser Arafat.
07/15/2009 01:00 am
A boat carrying foreign activists and three tons of medical supplies was rerouted Tuesday. Meanwhile, the fishing industry – a key source of jobs and protein – has been crippled.
07/01/2009 01:00 am
The US should follow the Northern Ireland and South African models – which had principles, not preconditions.
06/24/2009 01:00 am
If the building blocks of the Palestinian state-in-waiting are allowed to fall apart, the prospects for peace will collapse, too.
06/17/2009 01:00 am
The former president met with Israeli settlers as well as top Hamas leaders on a week-long tour of the region that wrapped up Tuesday in Gaza.
06/16/2009 01:00 am
Forced to rebuild using mud and animal-drawn carts, Gazans are increasingly frustrated with Hamas's hard-line policies.
06/10/2009 01:00 am