Fatah says it is ready for reconciliation with its Palestinian rival.
The president will visit key holy sites in Jerusalem and Bethlehem in his bid to revive the peace process.
The legislation has been condemned by Palestinians as a blow to their hopes of statehood. But its passage may only be largely symbolic as it contravenes Israeli Supreme Court rulings on property rights.
With leadership elections looming, some still speculate about who may have been involved in the death of the longtime party head.
Alaa Haj Yahia left Tel Aviv University’s call center after being told only to speak Hebrew.
The Temple Mount, Israel’s holiest of holy places, has become a fulcrum for acts of terrorism.
Drug smuggling and terrorism are closely interlinked in Israel, where violence has returned.
Israeli representatives are not meeting face-to-face with the Palestinian delegation because it includes Hamas, which Israel regards as a terrorist organization
Under the terms of the blueprint announced by Egypt, a mutual "descalation" of fighting was to begin at 9 a.m.
With Israeli/Palestinian tensions high, Algeria’s soccer team dives into international politics
The Palestinian president's comments came after peace talks were suspended following a unity deal between Fatah and Hamas
Palestinian President Abbas signed documents to join international conventions against U.S. wishes