- 12 November, 2017 U.S. to promote 'universal access' to fossil fuels at climate talks By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States hopes to promote wider use of fossil fuels at a global meeting on climate change next week, a White House official said, reflecting the gaping divide between Washington and the rest of the ...
- 9 February, 2009 Abbas ready to cooperate with any new Israeli government (AFP) AFP - Palestinian Authority president Mahmud Abbas said Monday in Warsaw he was ready to cooperate with any new Israeli government that emerges from Tuesday's general election.
- 20 January, 2014 Canada pledges financial aid to West Bank Ramallah (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - Prime Minister Stephen Harper of Canada said Monday the staunch Israeli ally would provide additional financial support for the West Bank, as he met Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas in Ramallah. "I have the pleasure to announce today that […]
- 27 September, 2013 Abbas warns UN of ‘last chance’ for peace New York City (AFP) - Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas warned the United Nations on Thursday that US-brokered peace talks offered the “last chance” as he demanded an agreement with Israel that permanently resolves all disputes.
- 6 May, 2012 Palestinian president orders website bans lifted Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas has ordered the lifting of a ban on several websites critical of him, according to a statement published by the official news agency WAFA.