Maybe he is including a Jordanian occupation? By why stop there? Go back to the British occupation. Wait! Go back to the Ottoman Empire occupation! Wait! Go back to the Roman occupation! Wait go back to the Jewish occupation! Wait! We are back where we started and I still don't see when there was ever a Palistinian country recognized by anyone at any time... but sure Abas.... go ahead and ask the UN to recognize your historic right. Oh, one more thing.... there has always been a Jewish presence in the land of Israel. We never left and don't plan to ever leave.
Islamic State blows up tower tombs in Syria's Palmyra (Reuters)
from the article: Abbas: Palestinians to seek full UN membership