After the Palestine papers were published, Abbas really can't back down in exchange for some sleazy back room wink wink nudge nudge 'arrangement'. Now it's his honour on the line - and this is the only way he can get it back after all that grovelling to Livni. Unintended consequences of back room bullying, huh?
Police on scene of shooting at Savannah State University campus in Georgia (Reuters)
from the article: Mahmoud Abbas is having the time of his life