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Stories with person: Mahmoud Abbas
  • Former President Jimmy Carter: Gaza situation 'intolerable' story has photos
    Updated: May-02-15 2:34 pm

    JERUSALEM - Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said Saturday that eight months after a bloody war in the Gaza Strip the situation there remains "intolerable."

  • Palestinian police now in Jerusalem suburbs after Israel ban 
    Updated: Apr-25-15 2:29 am

    ABU DIS, West Bank - After years of Israeli objections, armed Palestinian police in dark blue uniforms have taken up positions in this lawless West Bank suburb of Jerusalem, highlighting the shared interests of Israel and the Palestinian self-rule government on day-to-day issues even when political tensions run high.

  • Rooftop restaurant provides rare bright spot in Gaza 
    Updated: Apr-24-15 2:13 am

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - When nightfall descends upon Gaza, the glittering lights of the Level Up restaurant seem to be the only bright spot in this darkened city.