He and the likes of Mubarak, Hussein and Abdallah decided to hand the fate of the region to the US, whose mideast policy is dictated by AIPAC / Israel. The Arab leadership (!) was out-classed and out-maneouvered at every step of the so-called peace process. As a result, the region is being pushed towards a situation where the people of the region, and not the leaders, are forced to take matters into their own hands, leading to the loss of countless innocent lives over many years to come. The winner in this confrontation will be the side that can withstand the heaviest human losses.
from the article: Palestinian source to Haaretz: Abbas deeply disappointed with Obama