Mahmous Abbas tells UN General Assembly that if Israel destroys two-state solution, Palestinians will demand full equal rights for all inhabitants of historic Palestine ■ Abbas calls for blacklist of companies operating in Israeli settlements
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Abbas tells world leaders Israel continues to obstruct peace efforts, warns of an approaching one-state reality and of a Palestinian Authority 'without any authority'
With the Jewish Agency now surrendering to the extremist right-wing witch-hunt, more and more of Israel’s institutions are closing their doors to U.S. Jewish progressives. We must refuse to be excluded
Kremlin oil giant Rosneft has committed around $4 billion to Kurdistan, while FM Lavrov signaled in June Russia would not oppose referendum
Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh says group is serious about returning power to the Palestinian Authority, calls on Abass to respond with 'practical steps'
Iranians took to Twitter to respond to Netanyahu's UN speech, in which the prime minister talked about penguins as 'supporters of Israel' and spoke in Farsi
Sources say Moscow is planning to propose formula whereby no foreign country will be allowed to turn Syria into platform for attacking neighboring states
Move is believed to be first time police chief has used provision in new anti-terror law to request closure of structure suspected of being used for terror activities
Turkey's foreign minister confirms reports that two Turkish intelligence officials were captured by Kurdish rebels in northern Iraq