That has always been his plan, he is operating outside of direct talks, hence the temporary settlement freeze that was to become permanent. He is playing the Americans for fools, 10 months no talks. It does not mean a thing look at South Ossetia, Abkhazia what does the UN say about that. Now I am not going to build you that tunnel and you can travel from Gaza to Egypt to Jordan then to the West Bank smarty.
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from the article: Abbas may circumvent Israel, ask U.S. to recognize Palestinian state