Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas returns from visit to United States, tells Fatah supporters in Ramallah Palestinian people “will not give up one inch of land” • “I have honored my pledge. … Be assured that we will be victorious,” he says.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas returned from his visit to the United States on Thursday and told Fatah supporters that the Palestinian leadership “won’t give in” to American pressure regarding the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.
“I have honored my pledge and kept my promise. We … will uphold our principles. You are aware of all the conditions and the pressures, but I repeat: We will not give in,” Abbas pledged before thousands of Fatah supporters attending an official reception held in Ramallah in his honor.