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# Mahmud Abbas

Last year
German arrested for Hitler salute to Israeli athletes
The incident comes at a sensitive time, with Munich hosting the European Championships ahead of the 50th anniversary of the Olympics massacre.
All time
Palestinian president apologises over alleged anti-semitic Holocaust remarks
His comments sparked global anger, with the United States, United Nations, European Union and others criticising them.
Hamas has significantly 'softened' its stance on Israel
The Palestinian organisation launched a new policy document today in which it steps back from calling for Israel’s ‘destruction’.
Israel says Palestinians have 'turned their back on peace' with new unity deal
The country is considering its retaliation.
Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah resigns...again
The President has 35 days to find a replacement.
Britain still undecided on UN Palestinian vote: ambassador
The nations’ UN ambassador says Britain believes the Palestinians should delay their application over fears the move could backfire.