Analysis If Peace Talks Fail, Abbas Will Have to Answer to Palestinian People, Not Kerry

Palestinians' patience is wearing thin; if their leaders fail to secure independence during next round of negotiations, Ramallah's Manara Square could easily become Tahrir.

Everyone I’ve spoken to in Ramallah this weekend has sounded a bit tired, if not burnt out. Even U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s announcement of renewed direct talks between the Palestinians and the Israelis didn’t do much to...