and two steps backward. This is the history of the Palestinian world. And recently there have been no steps forward but lots of steps backward. As so many of us have stated here over the years. When the Palestinians get a strong leader willing to take that one step toward peace with the Israelis, they will continue stepping forward.
PLO official: Reports about Abbas' resignation from political life very premature (Haaretz)
from the article: Thousands of Palestinians faking illness to flee Gaza siege