Trump freezes PA's bank accounts

Al-Jazeera reports that the administration has decided to immediately close all bank accounts linked to the PA and PLO across the US.Elad Benari, 9/17/2018, 12:07 AM

US expels Palestinian envoy

PLO envoy to Washington, Husam Zomlot, reportedly ordered out of the US.David Rosenberg, 9/16/2018, 6:59 PM

Germany criticizes US for shutting down PLO mission

Germany says US decision to close PLO office in Washington will harm efforts to reach two-state solution.Elad Benari, 9/16/2018, 4:16 AM

'Trump acted wisely, Europe remains anti-Semitic'

Middle East expert Dr. David Bukay welcomes closure of PLO mission in Washington.Benny Tocker, 9/14/2018, 3:38 AM

Trump has dumped the PLO and made relics of the 'refugees'

Looming large: Jordan's entry into the scene, making the 'refugees' into relics of the past. David Singer, 9/13/2018, 7:58 PM

Young Israel: Closure of PLO mission 'the right move'

'It would be unthinkable for the US to continue diplomatic relations with an entity unabashedly rewarding terrorists with large stipends.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2018, 7:10 PM

'The Palestinians went too far'

'Trump refused to turn the other cheek', says senior Israeli cabinet member after US closes PLO mission in Washington.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2018, 10:52 AM

'Trump is demolishing the Palestinian lie'

Israel's Public Security Minister hails US decision to close PLO office in Washington.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2018, 9:27 AM

Palestinian Authority threatens to end cooperation with US

Following shuttering of PLO office in Washington, Palestinian Authority reportedly threatened to cut ties with CIA.David Rosenberg, 9/12/2018, 8:10 AM

Cruz welcomes closing of PLO office in Washington

Texas Senator praises Trump administration for "long overdue step" of closing PLO office in Washington, DC.Elad Benari, 9/12/2018, 6:11 AM

Netanyahu praises US closure of PLO Washington mission

US closes PLO mission in Washington DC, citing failure to support peace negotiations.Gary Willig, 9/11/2018, 7:54 PM

PLO calls for struggle to save UNRWA

PLO parliament calls on parliaments around the world to oppose US decision to end aid to UNRWA.Dalit Halevy, 9/3/2018, 8:33 PM

Jordan-Israel negotiations set to bypass PA

Walid Sadi’s politically-charged and highly-significant article claiming that Jordan never ceded sovereignty 'West Bank' could only have been published with the knowledge and approval of Jordan’s King Abdullah. David Singer, 8/20/2018, 3:34 PM

Trump and Israel dabble in Hamas and PLO quicksand

Hamas is not going to suddenly disappear or allow free and fair elections in Gaza to determine who shall govern Gaza’s population. David Singer, 8/16/2018, 3:00 PM

PLO flags in the heart of Tel Aviv

Thousands of leftists, Arabs, protest in Tel Aviv, many waving PLO flags.Uzi Baruch, 8/11/2018, 10:27 PM

PLO: Harming UNRWA will lead to violence

PLO member says the United States has no authority to change UNRWA's original mandate.Dalit Halevi, 8/7/2018, 4:45 AM

Hundreds of PLO flags fly on road to Jerusalem

Police and volunteers take down PLO flags hung on Highway 1 apparently in response to court decision on illegal Bedouin village.Yoni Kempinski, 8/1/2018, 6:16 PM

PLO official blasts Israel after poet sent to prison

Hanan Ashrawi accuses Israel of oppression after Arab poet Darin Tatour sentenced to prison for publishing a poem inciting to violence.Ben Ariel, 8/1/2018, 6:43 AM

PA officials scoff at Trump's economic measures

PA officials reject effort by Trump administration to sweeten peace plan with measures aimed at improving economic situation.Ben Ariel, 7/27/2018, 6:34 AM

Trump and Putin may attempt a return to pre-PLO and Hamas days

The 1964 PLO Charter said: “This Organization does not exercise any regional sovereignty over the West Bank in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, on the Gaza Strip or the Himmah Area..." Good idea. David Singer, 7/20/2018, 1:17 PM

PLO official: Israel killing Palestinian children

PLO Executive Committee Member Hanan Ashrawi blasts Israel after several Gazan children killed.Elad Benari, 7/16/2018, 5:12 AM

Erekat welcomes Irish approval of 'settlement' boycott

PLO Secretary-General welcomes Irish Senate’s approval of legislation calling for boycott of Judea and Samaria products.Elad Benari, 7/12/2018, 6:16 AM

PLO: We foiled Trump's Mideast peace plan

Senior PLO leader boasts that Palestinian Authority effectively blocked President Trump's 'Deal of the Century'.Dalit Halevi, 6/21/2018, 6:41 PM

'PLO office in the United States exists in violation of the law'

Senator Cruz and Rep. Ros-Lehtinen urge Pompeo and Sessions to take action to close PLO office in Washington.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/9/2018, 12:37 AM

Has Trump decided the PLO is dead and buried?

Israel condemns PLO lies but Trump contemplates PLO demise. David Singer, 5/23/2018, 1:59 PM

Ex-ambassador ridicules idea that Israel is threatened

Has Kurtzer been watching the news lately? Why does he seek to misleadingly portray Israel as facing no threats along its borders, with the only possible threat from far-away Iran?Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 5/15/2018, 11:53 PM

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