Abbas owes a big thank you to Lieberman
If it hadn't been for the Israeli foreign minister's negative campaign, Abbas may not have received broad coverage in the international media - and a rare Palestinian consensus.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will certainly never admit it, but he owes a huge thank you to the Israeli government, and in particular to Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman. Only a few days ago, it seemed Abbas might possibly evaporate from Palestinian and international consciousness in light of Hamas' achievements during Operation Pillar of Defense.
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