Mahmoud Abbas facing challenge to his leadership from aggressive youth

After meeting Prime Minister Netanyahu without preconditions, Mahmoud Abbas facing a revolt against his leadership of Fatah from guard of younger leaders. Hounded by his moderate supporters and militant rivals alike, PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas is facing a leadership crisis that will make it harder for the Obama administration to draw him into peace talks… Read More Mahmoud Abbas facing challenge to his leadership from aggressive youth

Billionaire Friend of Israel wants to buy Al-Jazeera

Egyptian newspaper al-Mesryoon says former Israeli media tycoon has submitted another offer to purchase television network from Qatari emir through Egyptian mediator. Former Israeli billionaire Haim Saban is holding negotiations for the purchase of 50 per cent of the al-Jazeera television network from the Qatari government, Egyptian newspaper al-Mesryoon reported Wednesday. The negotiations are said… Read More Billionaire Friend of Israel wants to buy Al-Jazeera