As soon as Netanyahu said construction in settlements will continue, Abbas should have walked. Has he never heard of Newton? For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction? Now, all he's doing by delaying is giving the craven American media a chance to allot blame elsewhere, i.e., on him. Really, this guy is too stupid for words.
Jerusalem suburb of Even Sapir evacuated as wildfire spreads (Haaretz)
from the article: Abbas: Peace talks at impasse, but we are searching for solution