...written and published ONLY in English after a lot of pressure to produce something, so he did. But the PLO or Fatah, or Hamas have not been party to this letter, both formally or informally. The letter was one of Arafat's ways of fooling the world. Now, it is time to state clearly what is so obvious, but the Muslim-Arab leadership refuses time and again to do so, knowing that it would contradict the whole thrust of the PLO and the reason for its existence.
from the article: EU: Abbas close to accepting direct Mideast peace talks