If Abbas is is referring to Israeli troops in the Jordan valley after statehood he is making a big mistake. Might as well have no state than a state with occupying Jewish forces between it and another country. UN troops no problems because there are economic benefits and they wont shoot people who dont deserve it. I think Abbas has got soft in his old age.
Three dead, 30 wounded in Islamist attack on UN base in Mali (Reuters)
from the article: Abbas: Jewish NATO soldiers could defend future Palestinian state
Nearly every delegate at the Tel Aviv conference is happy to declare their belief in the two-state solution, and to explain why it's not yet possible.18:45 11.02.16 | 0 comments