Abbas re-elected as PLO chief

PA chairman to continue serving as chairman of the Executive Committee of the PLO.Elad Benari, 5/4/2018, 2:09 AM

'Hamas sending civilians to die for media coverage'

Abbas senior advisor accuses Hamas of intentionally sending Gazans to 'go and die', only so Hamas will have stories of dead to tell media.Mordechai Sones, 4/8/2018, 10:24 PM

US Supreme Court lets PLO off hook for terrorism

Court says families of US citizens killed in PLO terror attacks cannot sue for damages under US anti-terrorism laws.AFP, 4/2/2018, 7:28 PM

Israel, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrein, UAE, and Oman align with Trump

It is nothing short of amazing that seven Arab states joined Israel at a White House conference on Gaza, and it is shameful that the PA declined to come. It will have to suffer the resullts. David Singer, 3/19/2018, 12:41 AM

'Petition against PLO doesn't meet standard for review by court'

Trump administration ‘deeply sympathizes’ with victims in PLO terror lawsuit, but suit doesn’t meet standards for review by Supreme Court.JTA, 3/16/2018, 3:11 PM

PA congress to meet for the first time in years

PA congress to meet next month, discuss response to Trump's Jerusalem recognition.Elad Benari, 3/8/2018, 5:15 AM

Hamas: Reject Trump's 'deal of the century'

Senior Hamas official calls on PLO to renounce recognition of Israel, cancel Oslo Accords, and oppose Trump's deal.Dalit Halevi, 3/4/2018, 5:31 AM

PLO declares economic war on the United States

PLO Executive Committee member urges Arab countries to withdraw investments from the U.S. and boycott U.S. products.Dalit Halevi, 2/26/2018, 4:16 AM

PLO: American policy endangers the region

PLO parliament warns against the implications of the U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 2/25/2018, 6:37 AM

PA planning 'diplomatic move' at the UN

Senior PLO official says PA will ask UN for full membership for "the state of Palestine".Dalit Halevi, 2/9/2018, 5:44 AM

Palestinian Authority preparing to 'disengage' from Israel

PA Chairman, who also serves as Palestine Liberation Organization official, orders preparation of plans to 'disengage' from Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2018, 11:29 PM

PLO backs Hamas, slams US for sanctions on senior terrorist

Senior Fatah diplomat who received lung transplant in US blasts US over blacklisting of Hamas terrorist, calls for 'national unity'.David Rosenberg, 2/1/2018, 4:41 PM

Trump is getting ready to dump the PLO

Abbas’s recent actions demonstrate Abbas is the total opposite of King Hussein. David Singer, 1/30/2018, 9:30 PM

Trump's next sanction: Shutting down PLO's Washington office

United States considering more sanctions against PA unless it sits down for talks with Israel.Elad Benari, 1/26/2018, 6:37 AM

PLO official: Trump's Jerusalem recognition was 'backstabbing'

PLO envoy to Washington blasts Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.Ben Ariel, 1/26/2018, 5:58 AM

Erekat blasts Pence speech

PLO official Saeb Erekat says Pence's Knesset speech is a "crusade" which provides a "gift to the extremists".Dalit Halevi, 1/23/2018, 6:16 AM

PLO: UNRWA remains crucial

PLO official says organization's budgetary problems part of plot to bring it down and not due to economic factors.Gary Willig, 1/21/2018, 10:51 PM

How should Israel avoid political enslavement?

What is the connection between the plagues of Egypt and the conduct of the Palestinian Authority?Yitzhak Reuven and Rabbi Chaim Richman, 1/17/2018, 9:16 AM

Abbas has opened the door to Israel-Jordan negotiations

Jordan should replace the intransigent PLO as Israel's negotiating partner and end the conflict. David Singer, 1/17/2018, 5:12 AM

PA government targets Israeli textbooks

PA government claims Israeli school textbooks encourage murder of Palestinian Arabs.Dalit Halevi, 1/17/2018, 5:04 AM

Sore losers

Is there a day when Abbas and his “people” are not OUTRAGED? Is there a moment when Democrats stop bewailing Trump? Jack Engelhard, 1/16/2018, 7:37 AM

Gabbay: Abbas's speech contains anti-Semitic fabrications

Zionist Union chairman says PA chairman's remarks were fabrications but stresses: Separation from Arabs is in our interest.Hezki Baruch, 1/16/2018, 3:03 AM

PLO calls on PA to renounce recognition of Israel

Terror group's central council calls on Palestinian Authority to renounce 1993 recognition of Israel, following Trump's J'lem declaration.David Rosenberg, 1/15/2018, 11:09 PM

PM: Abbas finally revealed his true colors

Netanyahu blasts PA chairman Abbas, after PA leader denounces President Trump, claims Israel is a European 'colonial' project.David Rosenberg, 1/15/2018, 7:02 PM

PLO official: Reconsider recognition of Israel

PLO Central Council convenes in Ramallah in a belligerent atmosphere against Israel and the Trump administration.Dalit Halevi, 1/15/2018, 6:09 AM

Abbas praises the 'uprising'

PLO demands Palestinian state, rejects state with temporary borders.Dalit Halevi, 1/14/2018, 6:35 AM

Palestinian Authority: Trump's staff is Netanyahu's staff

Palestinian Authority official says organization is still in contact with US administration, despite claims to have cut contact.Dalit Halevi, 1/14/2018, 12:26 AM

After Trump's J'lem declaration, PA turns to UN to lead talks

PLO leadership to consider revoking recognition of Israel at upcoming meeting to consider path forward after J'lem recognition.David Rosenberg, 1/12/2018, 2:46 PM

PA preparing for diplomatic confrontation with Israel

Abbas spokesman says PA is preparing to deal with American and Israeli "threats".Dalit Halevi, 1/12/2018, 5:05 AM

One day later: PA envoy returns to Washington

PA envoy to the United States returns to Washington after just one day of "consultations" over Jerusalem recognition.Elad Benari, 1/2/2018, 6:15 AM

Abbas presents his 'red lines'

PA chairman presents his red lines for an agreement to end the conflict with Israel.Dalit Halevi, 1/1/2018, 6:02 AM

PLO could declare Judea and Samaria a 'state under occupation'

Fatah member says PLO will consider declaring areas liberated by Israel in 1967 as "a state under occupation."Elad Benari, 12/25/2017, 6:45 AM

'PA leaders are terrorists in a suit and tie'

MK Motti Yogev on Palestinian Authority officials: One moment they speak English and the next they incite to murder.Benny Tocker, 12/11/2017, 4:06 AM

PLO: Trump 'destroyed' two-state solution

Hamas says Trump 'opened gates of hell' on US interests in region by recognizing Jerusalem.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2017, 9:10 PM

PLO Washington office cancels Christmas reception

Office of PLO says 'difficult decision' to cancel event about Christmas in Bethlehem on same day as Trump's Jerusalem announcement.JTA, 12/6/2017, 6:45 PM

The PLO Charter change never happened

A substantial reward is offered the person who can prove that the Palestinian National Council actually changed their charter calling for Israel's destruction. William K. Langfan, 12/6/2017, 11:59 AM

Trump to keep PLO mission open - for now

Sources say the Trump administration will keep PLO mission in Washington open for at least 90 days, but limit its activity.Ben Ariel, 11/26/2017, 2:28 AM

Erekat: Abbas respects Kushner

Senior PA official changes tune on U.S., denies Abbas refused call from Trump's son-in-lawElad Benari, Canada, 11/24/2017, 9:27 PM

Report: Abbas refuses phone call from Kushner

Arab media report that PA chairman refused to speak to Trump’s son-in-law.Nitsan Keidar, 11/23/2017, 12:04 AM

US to keep Palestine Liberation Offices open

US State Department confirms there is no plan to close PLO offices, despite threats to do so.Nitsan Keidar, 11/22/2017, 8:51 AM

State Department: Communication with PLO not frozen

State Department spokeswoman says U.S. wants PLO to keep its Washington mission open despite recent threats to shut it down.Elad Benari, 11/22/2017, 3:04 AM

PA freezes all meetings with US

PA suspends all meetings with US officials after US decides to close PLO office in Washington DC.AFP and Arutz Sheva staff, 11/21/2017, 5:09 PM

PLO threatens to cut ties with Washington

PLO leader Saeb Erekat says the organization would cut off contacts with the U.S. if its mission in Washington is closed.Elad Benari, 11/19/2017, 5:52 AM

Trump puts PA on notice, PA 'surprised'

PA surprised over threats by the United States to shut down the PLO office in Washington unless it starts serious talks with Israel.Elad Benari and Dalit Halevi, 11/19/2017, 1:16 AM

London: Thousands protest PM Netanyahu's visit

Muslims and anti-Israel protesters protest PM Netanyahu's visit to London, wave PLO flags.Ido Ben Porat, 11/4/2017, 8:05 PM

PLO official blasts Netanyahu's 'racist' coalition

Senior PLO official Hanan Ashrawi blasts Israeli government following approval of new construction in Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 10/19/2017, 5:46 AM

Arabs demand apology for 'crime' of Balfour Declaration

Palestinian Arab groups say Britain must correct the mistake of the Balfour Declaration by supporting a Palestinian state.Dalit Halevi, 10/19/2017, 4:42 AM

PLO asks ICC to investigate 'Israeli settlements'

PLO submits official request to Hague-based court to investigate “illegal Israeli settlement activity”.Elad Benari, 9/27/2017, 5:16 AM

Erekat: Publish blacklist of 'settlement collaborators'

Secretary-general of the PLO's Executive Committee urges international community to continue supporting UNRWA and the "refugees".Dalit Halevi, 9/15/2017, 3:05 AM

Abbas: We won't agree to expanded autonomy

PLO rejects any agreement with Israel that doesn't involve the establishment of a Palestinian state.Dalit Halevi, 9/14/2017, 4:05 AM

PA pessimistic as Kushner visits

PA officials say Trump's team must commit to two-state solution and oppose "settlements" before peace talks can move forward.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2017, 1:07 AM

Dismantle the PA? Abbas and his idle threats

Orientalist Dror Manor believes PA chairman's threats to be attempt to pressure US. 'He knows that Palestinian issue doesn't interest Trump'Mordechai Sones, 8/23/2017, 4:36 PM

Who are the Palestinians?

This definitive study suggests the Palestinian Arabs would do well to define themselves constructively instead of making it up as they go along. Canaanites, indeed! Long, but important read. Pinchas Inbari, 8/11/2017, 7:08 AM

The Trojan horse, Palestinian Arab style

Was it bad judgment or part of a subtle plan? Lee Kaplan, 8/9/2017, 12:49 PM

Camp Stupid USA

Grovelling does not make our enemies like us. Jack Engelhard, 8/2/2017, 5:44 AM

Arab funeral turns into anti-Israel procession

Jerusalem District Commander cancels funeral procession of eastern Jerusalem Arab, during which participants waved PLO flags.Ido Ben Porat, 7/3/2017, 12:04 AM

Fatah boasts: Terrorist who killed Israeli cop was one of us

Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah party boasts that one of three terrorists who murdered Hadas Malka was Fatah member.David Rosenberg, 6/21/2017, 9:59 AM