Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert met Saturday evening with Mahmoud Abbas and agreed to transfer $100 million to the Palestinian Authority president. It was one in a series of gestures Olmert made to help bolster Abbas, a relative moderate locked in a power struggle with Hamas, the terrorist group that controls the P.A. legislature and Cabinet.
ADVERTISEMENT: The transgender abba. The first female Hasidic judge. The Argentine-Brazilian-Israeli Jew living in Brooklyn. Help us tell these stories in our new series Chosen. We need your vote to make it happen. Vote today!