Abbas’ star rising in Palestinian ferment

28.09.2011                      29.Elul, 5771                      Erew Rosch Haschanah

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Abbas’ star rising in Palestinian ferment

As euphoria sweeps the Palestinian street following PA president's UN speech, Israeli concerns over unrest continue to simmer.

With the fate of the Palestinian bid for recognized statehood in the hands of the United Nations, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is moving to channel his people’s enthusiasm into reality. 
“We will continue struggle in the United Nations itself and in the Palestinian streets pushing the Arab world to give them more support to vote for Palestinian independent state,” Ziad Abu Ein, deputy Palestinian minister for prisoner affairs, told The Media Line. “There’s a lot of change. We took this issue from the hands of the United States and gave it to the international community.”…