Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is in Moscow on Monday to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in a bid to sideline the US from the Middle East peace process following Donald Trump's decision to circumvent international law and unilaterally recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Putin and Abbas will discuss the future of the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks and the prospect of finding a mechanism in which the United States would no longer serve as the primary mediator betw...

This story is part of New Europe's Premium content.

To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In from the ↑ Top of the Page ↑
new europe join now