Middle East
  • In this PPO handout, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen) attends the Arab League summit March 25, 2014 in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia.

    The Palestinian president signed over a dozen conventions with world bodies in a move that threatens to further stall U.S.-mediated peace talks with Israel. 

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 01, 2014, 4:09 PM EDT