from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A male given name
- proper n. A surname.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An Eastern weight for pearls, said to be 2¼ grains troy. Also spelled abas.
- n. Same as abbasi, 1.
Dude, Abbas is toast regardless of what platform he runs on.
They noted that Netanyahu does not see any incentive to take action on settlement activity in East Jerusalem until negotiations start, and Abbas is tentative about holding talks with Israel without any commitments on settlements, especially given Arab League demands that settlement activity stop before negotiations begin.
Palestinian leader Abbas is facing mounting dissent in his own party amid stalled peace talks after Israel 's cabinet approved a bill requiring a loyalty oath.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is delaying a decision on whether to pull out of peace negotiations.
Abbas is right about Israeli unilateralism: Since the settlement moratorium expired a month ago, construction has begun on more than 500 new homes, according to a count by the Associated Press.
Abbas is scheduled to consult with leaders of his Fatah party and the Palestine Liberation Organization on Saturday before taking the matter to a committee of the Arab League on Wednesday.
And Abbas is viewed by many, not without reason, as Petain.
I will allow that Abbas is the best of a very bad lot.
OrenWithAnE: Are you disputing that Abbas is significantly better than any other person that might take the spot now?
Ariel, you and neurodoc are the ones creating distractions: the Saudis are bad, Abbas is bad, blah blah.
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