Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas waves to thousands of Palestinians... News PhotoAbundance,Anniversary,City,Fatah,Mahmoud Abbas,Motion,Palestinian,Politics,Ramallah,Vertical,Waving,West BankPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPPalestinian President Mahmud Abbas waves to thousands of Palestinians on the eve of the 48th anniversary of the formation on the Fatah movement, on December 31, 2012, in the West Bank city of Ramallah. The Fatah anniversary commemorates the first operation against Israel claimed by its armed wing then known as Al-Assifa (The Thunderstorm in Arabic) on January 1, 1965. AFP PHOTO/ABBAS MOMANI (Photo credit should read ABBAS MOMANI/AFP/Getty Images)