Palestinian PM Fayyad resigns after row with Abbas

Palestinian prime minister Salam Fayyad resigned on Saturday after a weeks-long falling out with president Mahmud Abbas, despite US efforts for him to stay on.

Abbas-Palestinian PM crisis meeting postponed

A planned meeting between Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas, PM Salam Fayyad to try to resolve a damaging dispute has been postponed until at least next week.

`Palestinian PM Salam Fayyad set to quit`

Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad has prepared a letter of resignation which he will submit to President Mahmud Abbas, a senior Palestinian official said.

Palestinian PM blasts Arab donors

The Palestinian self-rule government is close to being "completely incapacitated," largely because of Arab countries.

Freed US aid to help ease crisis: Palestinian PM

Fayyad said he hoped that the whole amount, meant to support development projects, would be released.

Palestinians to wean themselves off foreign aid

The Palestinian Prime Minister says he wants to drastically reduce his government`s reliance on foreign aid next year.

Israeli sanctions starting to bite: Palestinian PM

Officials said that they won`t be able to pay the next round of public sector salaries.

Hamas rejects Fayyad as next Palestinian PM

Hamas` objection could also compromise foreign support for the Palestinian Authority.

Palestinian cabinet quits in reform move by Abbas

The shake-up could boost the standing of the President among Palestinians dissatisfied with cabinet.

Palestinian PM confident of Egypt`s future support

Palestinian PM Fayyad said uprisings could happen in other Arab countries.

Palestinian PM predicts independent state by August next year

Citing Mahatma Gandhi, Palestinian
Premier Salam Fayyad has said his people would not tolerate
injustice after enduring decades of Israeli occupation and
predicted an independent Palestinian state by August 2011.

Palestinian Premier visits contested biblical site

The Palestinian Premier has prayed at the traditional tomb of the biblical patriarch Abraham, asserting a Palestinian presence there after days of violence.

Palestinian PM calls Israeli raids `dangerous escalation`

Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad condemned an Israeli operation in the West Bank on Saturday that killed three alleged militants, calling it a "dangerous escalation."