The end of PLO "pay-for-slay"

Israel has jettisoned the PLO as negotiating partner on Trump peace plan by withholding tax revenues used to pay terrorists and families. David Singer, 2/24/2019, 3:53 PM

Tensions between the PLO and Islamic Jihad

Abbas orders Fatah not meet with Islamic Jihad counterparts as the latter doesn't recognize the PLO as representative of the Palestinians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2019, 8:51 AM

Erekat: We won't participate in Warsaw conference

PLO Secretary-General blasts US-led conference in Warsaw, says it is an attempt to "destroy the Palestinian National project".Elad Benari, Canada, 2/8/2019, 10:27 PM

Greenblatt to PLO official: My door is always open

US envoy responds to PLO's Hanan Ashrawi, who asserted that US officials are engaging in diplomacy through Twitter.Elad Benari, 2/3/2019, 3:35 AM

Greenblatt rips PLO official: I want peace, do you?

US envoy responds to PLO's Hanan Ashrawi, who said US administration has zero credibility.Elad Benari, 1/20/2019, 11:36 PM

UNESCO's love affair with 'Palestine' has lost it US and Israel

America’s designated funding of 22% of UNESCO’s annual budget will now have to be met by other member states or UNESCO’s programs severely curtailed. David Singer, 1/10/2019, 11:24 PM

Annex Judea and Samaria

Judea and Samaria should be returned to their rightful owners. Amil Imani, 12/28/2018, 5:22 AM

The Palestinian bluff: The terror authority

Jay Shapiro wonders when the world will understand that the PA fosters the image of the weak, while encouraging and directing terrorism.Jay Shapiro, 12/14/2018, 11:38 AM

PLO says it holds Israel responsible for anti-Abbas posters

PLO Executive Committee holds a discussion following an upsurge in terror, slams Israel's 'executions and terrorism on helpless civilians'.Dalit Halevi, 12/13/2018, 7:56 PM

Jordan-Israel peace agenda trumps PLO-UN war agenda

Redefining the boundary between two countries sharing a signed peace treaty is infinitely easier to achieve than creating a potentially-hostile third state between them that seeks both their destruction. David Singer, 12/4/2018, 7:20 AM

Abbas: Hamas plotting to thwart establishment of a state

PA chairman accuses Israel, US and Hamas of conspiring to thwart the establishment of an independent Palestinian state.Dalit Halevi, 11/12/2018, 5:03 AM

Analysis: Why the new Israel-Arab peace initiative will fail

Attacks on Israel by Hamas and Fatah have radicalized Palestinians to a point where many of them would not consider any form of compromise.Yochanan Visser, 11/9/2018, 1:58 PM

A rude awakening for the Palestinian dream

The invented national ethos of the Palestinian Authority is about to collapse, now that the PA has cancelled the two agreements that allow its tottering government to survive.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 11/3/2018, 7:17 PM

PLO blasts Brazil over embassy relocation

Senior PLO official Hanan Ashrawi says Brazilian President-elect's announcement about moving embassy to Jerusalem is "provocative".Elad Benari, Canada, 11/2/2018, 10:39 PM

Now it is clear: The Palestinian leadership is a failure

Jay Shapiro claims that the Palestinian leadership was given every opportunity but its goal to destroy Israel caused it to fail.Jay Shapiro, 10/31/2018, 1:45 AM

Bennett: The charade has ended

Jewish Home chairman after PLO calls to cancel recognition of Israel: The Palestinians are not interested in peace and never have been.Elad Benari, 10/30/2018, 12:36 AM

PLO 'suspends' recognition of Israel

PLO Central Committee votes to revoke validity of Oslo Accords until Israel agrees to Palestinian State on pre-1967 borders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/29/2018, 11:01 PM

PA against autonomy in Judea and Samaria

Head of Palestinian National Council says PLO must thwart an autonomous rule in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 10/29/2018, 5:06 AM

President Trump, what two-state solution are we talking about?

The PLO chose the United Nations fantasyland to push its agenda in preference to negotiating with Israel. Trump sent Ronald Lauder to Jordan. David Singer, 10/26/2018, 1:57 PM

Jordan Times supports Trump, isolating Abbas and Palestinian Authority

Retired Jordanian diplomat has written a column extolling Trump in a Jordanian newspaper. He did not do this without approval. David Singer, 10/21/2018, 12:33 AM

Angry PA says UN envoy 'no longer acceptable'

PA leadership announces it will no longer work with Nickolay Mladenov after he sought a deal between Israel and Hamas.Elad Benari, 10/12/2018, 3:06 AM

PLO: US inciting Israel to demolish Bedouin village

PLO outraged after State Department spokeswoman says demolition of Khan Al-Ahmar followed a legal process in Israel.Elad Benari, 10/5/2018, 5:34 AM

PLO vows to continue salaries to terrorists

PLO head of Prisoner's Affairs says PA 'will not succumb' to US, Israeli pressure to stop paying terrorists.Gary Willig, 10/2/2018, 5:24 PM

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