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    Mahmoud Abbas Accuses Israel of Violating Accords

    He’s not sticking to their agreement any longer. In an inflammatory speech to the U.N.’s General Assembly, the Palestinian Authority president said that because Israel hasn’t kept to its side of the Oslo peace accords, the Palestinian Authority is no longer bound by them either. Israeli authorities didn’t react immediately to the speech itself, but have said in the past that they’re open to restarting piece talks — though they’ve claimed Abbas’ attitude toward a two-state solution has poisoned the process.  

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