Abbas resumes unity efforts as statehood bid

14.10.2011                      16.Tischrei. 5772                       Sukkot 2

Politik:

Abbas resumes unity efforts as statehood bid

As PA statehood bid moves out of limelight, Palestinian Authority president is expected to meet with Hamas's Khaled Mashaal.

The prisoner exchange agreement between Israel and Hamas has stolen the show from Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s high-profile statehood bid at the UN, Palestinian political analysts said on Thursday.
The agreement, which came as a complete surprise to Abbas, has also prompted the PA president to resume his efforts to achieve “national unity” with Hamas….