....with the extremist Hamas. So why would Israel expect the moderate Abbas to negotiate with the extremist Netanyahu/Lieberman...??? Everyone who didn't support Israeli peace negotiations with Hamas in the past, should better refrain from complaining about Abbas sticking to his principles now....
Dozens protest in Nazareth against budget cuts targeting Christian schools (Haaretz)
from the article: Abbas refusal to meet Netanyahu could scuttle tripartite talk plan