Palestinian President Abbas reviews an honour guard during a ceremony in Ramallah

 
Palestinian President Abbas reviews an honour guard during a ceremony in Ramallah
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (2nd R) reviews an honour guard during a ceremony in the West Bank city of Ramallah December 2, 2012. Israel said on Sunday it was withholding this month's transfer of tax revenues to the Palestinian Authority, after the United Nations' de facto recognition of a Palestinian state. REUTERS/Nasser Shiyoukhi/Pool