RAMALLAH 

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas stressed Tuesday that it is impossible to accept a Palestinian state without Jerusalem, warning that Palestinians will fight a peace plan unveiled by the U.S. with all their energy and work to thwart it.

“A Palestinian state cannot be accepted without the city of Jerusalem,” Abbas said during a meeting of the Palestinian leadership in Ramallah in the occupied West Bank

“Jerusalem is not for sale,” he added, addressing U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

He also renewed his commitment to hold Palestinian elections in the city of Jerusalem.

“After we

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