Mahmoud Abbas

Fatah and Hamas Working in Lockstep to Incite and Attack

Updated Nov. 6, 2014: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, his Fatah movement and members of the PA, joined with Hamas,  continue to foment violence in Jerusalem,with the specious Islamic battle cry --"defend Islam's holy places."  The result? 3 terror attacks in 2 weeks, 3 dead, 1 critically wounded and many more seriously injured.

Media Misstate Palestinian ‘Statehood’ Dodge

News media failures to scrutinize the latest “Palestinian statehood” maneuver mirror reporting lapses during last summer’s Operation Protective Edge. A CAMERA Op-Ed suggested that pro-Palestinian blinkers again got in the way. 

Dana Milbank Sets Fire to His Washington Post Column

Washington Post columnist Dana Milbank called Benjamin Netanyahu's comparison of the Islamic State with Hamas “incendiary.” He called Mahmoud Abbas' charge of Israeli “genocide” … nothing. Not worth his notice, apparently.

Daoud Kuttab’s Delusional Mahmoud Abbas Apologia in Washington Post

Daoud Kuttab’s Washington Post Op-Ed, “The end of Abbas’s peace policy” (July 17) attempted to whitewash Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ evanescent unity government with Hamas and blame Israel for Palestinian inability to make peace. Here’s the CAMERA rebuttal The Post didn’t print: 

Talking Points Against “Jewish State” Fall Short

AbbasTo help make sense of the debate about whether Palestinians should recognize the Jewish state, it is worth unpacking some of the talking points that have been used to defend Abbas’s refusal to do so.

When Peace Almost Broke Out: A Washington Post Mirage

 The Washington Post periodical misinforms readers that in 2008 Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas were close to a peace deal. Never mind that Olmert and Abbas have said just the opposite. Once the paper published a corrective CAMERA letter to the editor, but not lately.