Palestinians angrily reject Trump Mideast peace plan

RAMALLAH (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said “a thousand no’s” to the Mideast peace plan announced on Tuesday by United States (US) President Donald Trump, which strongly favours Israel. The Palestinians remain committed to ending the Israeli occupation and establishing a state with its capital in east Jerusalem, Abbas said at a news conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah, where the Western-backed Palestinian Authority is headquartered.  More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin