PLO official: Reconsider recognition of Israel

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

PA preparing for diplomatic confrontation with Israel

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

PA: US Ambassador is 'biased' in favor of Israel

PA releases statement attacking ambassador, who tweeted this morning that PA and Hamas are to blame for lack of peace with Israel.Dalit Halevy, Wednesday, 5:23 PM

PA pays incremental benefits to terrorists

PA terrorist salaries rise according to severity of attack: Barghouti, for example, expected to earn millions, even if released prematurely.Mordechai Sones, Wednesday, 10:53 AM

PA ramps up incitement following Trump's Jerusalem recognition

'We'll come out at you from where you won't expect it; from underground, above ground, every burrow and every angle'Mordechai Sones, 1/8/2018, 9:04 PM

UNRWA spokesman: We weren't informed of American cuts

Official spokesman of UNRWA says the agency has not received any word from the U.S. that it intends to cut its funding.Dalit Halevi, 1/4/2018, 5:07 AM

PA outraged over lamp in the Cave of the Patriarchs

PA claims that Israel acted against Islam in Jerusalem and Hevron.Dalit Halevi, 1/4/2018, 1:09 AM

Abbas responds to Trump: 'Jerusalem not for sale'

PA reacts to Trump tweet decrying lack of 'appreciation and respect' and warning of cutoff.Mordechai Sones, 1/3/2018, 11:30 AM

Hamas demands formal end to peace process

Hamas leader proposes to preempt Israel and US by announcing end of peace process and cessation of all normalization with Israel.Mordechai Sones, 1/2/2018, 9:22 PM

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

Israel's Security Council candidacy bothers PA

Palestine Committee of Arab Parliament joins forces with PA to oppose Israel's candidacy for UN Security Council.Dalit Halevi, 12/31/2017, 4:21 AM

'Trump, give Israel the White House but don't touch Jerusalem'

PA official: 'Israeli archeologists have found no proof there was a Temple on the Mount.'.Mordechai Sones, 12/19/2017, 7:32 PM

Will Abbas visit Iran?

PA media reports that PA chairman received an invitation to Tehran. Abbas's associates deny.Elad Benari, 12/18/2017, 6:15 AM

Intelligence Minister invites Saudi leadership to Israel

Minister calls for cooperation on regional peace plan, says Saudis should take role in negotiations with PA. 'PA can't make decisions.'Tal Polon, 12/13/2017, 5:07 PM

Court rules PA must pay huge sum to 2003 terror victim's family

Supreme Court orders PA compensate family for murder by teenage terrorist who had just returned from PA's 'body and weapons training camp'.Ido ben Porat, 12/6/2017, 7:04 PM

PA official: France wants to recognize 'Palestine'

PA envoy to France claims Paris wants to recognize the state of Palestine in a joint move with other European countries.Elad Benari, 12/4/2017, 5:45 AM

PA: Hamas trying to thwart the reconciliation initiative

PA spokesman accuses Hamas of spreading lies and thwarting the reconciliation initiative.Dalit Halevi, 12/3/2017, 4:57 AM

Report: Egypt pressures PA to renew negotiations with Israel

PA official: Egyptian pressure has significantly increased following attack in Sinai on Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2017, 9:09 AM

PA: Ending 'occupation' will help fight global terrorism

Senior Fatah official urges Europe to end "Israeli occupation".Dalit Halevi, 11/28/2017, 5:07 AM

Palestinian Arab admits assaulting an Israeli over falafel

PA envoy to the UK recalls beating an Israeli who claimed falafel is Israeli food.Elad Benari, 11/27/2017, 5:13 AM

PA opposes Jews' visits to Temple Mount

PA news site publishes data on "break-ins" by Jews to Temple Mount compound, which PA says is a Muslim site only.Dalit Halevi, 11/27/2017, 4:36 AM

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

PA to compensate family of those murdered in 2001 terror attack

Compensation awarded to orphans whose parents were murdered in attack.The infants survived because their mother shielded them with her body.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 11/19/2017, 11:58 AM

EU emphasizes 'continuing support' for PA-Hamas reconciliation

'We expect all Palestinian factions to work together in good faith and to refrain from any irresponsible actions or rhetoric.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2017, 10:35 AM

Hamas blasts security coordination with 'Zionist enemy'

Hamas criticizes PA for resuming security coordination with Israel, says it is the "greatest danger" to the Palestinian people.Elad Benari, 11/10/2017, 6:13 AM

PA: Education in Jerusalem is a top priority

'Education' official says PA will continue to thwart attempts to 'Israelize' educational sector.Dalit Halevy, 11/5/2017, 12:59 PM

Will PA sue Britain?

Pro-PA experts on international law support legal proceedings against Britain over the Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 11/5/2017, 6:39 AM

Greenblatt: Palestinian government must recognize Israel

Trump's special envoy welcomes PA deployment to Gaza crossing points, reiterates that unity government must disarm and recognize Israel.Elad Benari, 11/2/2017, 11:09 PM

From today PA controls Gaza crossings

After a decade, Palestinian Authority to assume control of Gazan side of border crossings from Hamas.Mordechai Sones, 11/1/2017, 12:51 PM

Terrorists father children with smuggled sperm

Report finds dozens of children conceived with sperm smuggled from terrorists imprisoned in Israel.Mordechai Sones, 10/26/2017, 10:35 AM

PA event against selling property to Jews shut down

Public Security Minister orders prevention of PA conference that was to take place in the heart of Jerusalem.Tal Polon, 10/25/2017, 6:05 PM

Report: EU to increase aid to PA

Senior PA official claims EU intends to increase annual aid to PA from 80 to 320 million euro a year.Dalit Halevy, 10/19/2017, 2:57 PM

'The Palestinian Authority is a terrorist entity'

Amidst PA-Hamas reconciliation, Minister Bennett says Israel must not negotiate with an entity that relies on Hamas.Nitzan Keidar, 10/17/2017, 2:50 PM

PA: Israel is thwarting Trump's efforts to renew negotiations

PA office accuses Israel of purposely setting obstacles before American attempts at diplomatic mediation.Dalit Halevy, 10/10/2017, 1:43 PM

PA: 'Palestinian heritage' is stronger than 'occupation'

PA bureau in charge of public diplomacy blasts Israeli attempts to "erase Palestinian heritage".Dalit Halevi, 10/8/2017, 4:14 AM

'We won't accept reconciliation at the expense of our survial'

Netanyahu on reconciliation attempts between PA and Hamas in Gaza. 'Whoever wants to reconcile with us will recognize State of Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 10/3/2017, 3:28 PM

PA-funded Jerusalem activity prevented

Minister Gilad Erdan orders ban on activities planned for Jerusalem's Muslim Quarter financed by Palestinian Authority.Mordechai Sones, 9/25/2017, 8:13 PM

PA bid to join Interpol likely to succeed

International Police Organization allows PA bid for membership to go to vote which could allow PA to issue arrest warrants for Israelis.Gary Willig, 9/25/2017, 5:38 PM

'Abbas begat Oslo - and he'll bury it'

'Not many remember, but Abbas was the one who whispered in Arafat's ear and motivated him to go ahead,' Minister says.Mordechai Sones, 9/13/2017, 1:17 PM

PA providing free textbooks to Israeli schools

PA Education Minister announces his office provides free Palestinian Authority textbooks to schools in Israel.Mordechai Sones, 9/10/2017, 12:20 PM

Detention of PA activist who criticized Abbas extended

PA court extends for four days the detention of Issa Amro, who was arrested after criticizing PA chairman.Elad Benari, 9/8/2017, 2:07 AM

PA: Israel continues to 'entrench occupation'

PA blasts decision granting official municipal rights to Hevron Jewish community - and a host of decisions related to Jewish construction.Dalit Halevy, 9/7/2017, 2:57 PM

Incitement on Facebook: 'Spill blood on the Dome of the Rock'

Security forces arrest senior PA official who published material inciting against Jews and said he missed 'people like Hitler and Eichmann.'Ido Ben Porat, 9/5/2017, 1:36 PM

PA accuses Israel of 'settlement attack'

PA government accuses Israeli government of seeking to expel Palestinian Arabs and replacing them with "foreign" settlers.Dalit Halevi, 9/5/2017, 4:33 AM

PA assails recognition of Jewish Hevron

Hevron Governor Kamel Hamid claims government's decision to grant Jews municipal authority 'most dangerous decision since 1967'.Mordechai Sones, 9/2/2017, 10:00 PM

Did UN chief express sympathy for terrorist prisoners?

PA media reports Guterres promised to work to ease conditions of imprisoned terrorists. His spokesman: The quotes were fabricated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2017, 4:37 AM

Abbas parleys with Jordanian King on Israel

Abbas speaks with Abdullah II about Israel peace process ahead of Abbas senior White House official Ramallah meeting.Mordechai Sones, 8/24/2017, 10:55 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

Meretz meets with Abbas in Ramallah

PA chairman on resumption of negotiations: 'I met with Trump's emissaries to Middle East about 20 times since beginning of his term.'Mordechai Sones, 8/20/2017, 6:24 PM

Master's degree for one of Minister Ze'evi's assassins

Degree awarded to one of late Minister's assassins in presence of senior PA officials and under auspices of PA Chairman Abbas.Mordechai Sones, 8/20/2017, 10:59 AM

Arab foreign ministers welcome Kushner visit

Egyptian and Jordanian foreign ministers, along with PA official in charge of foreign affairs, express support for U.S. peace efforts.Elad Benari, 8/20/2017, 5:57 AM

PA allegation: 'Kushner to offer Abbas commitment from Trump'

PA source leaks Trump offer of economic benefits as confidence-building measures, then responds, 'Money won't restore lost trust.'Mordechai Sones, 8/17/2017, 12:21 PM

Expert: Palestinian state an existential danger to Israel

Leading US researcher states 'Palestine' is liable to endanger Israel much more than third intifada, will increase danger of nuclear war.Mordechai Sones, 8/14/2017, 10:29 PM

Abbas okays order imprisoning critics of Palestinian Authority

Order provides for sentences from 1 year to life imprisonment for violators; 30 sites blocked, 5 journalists arrested under law so far.Mordechai Sones, 8/13/2017, 3:09 PM

Abbas cracks down on social media and news sites

PA chairman issues decree allowing his government to jail anyone on charges of harming "national unity".Elad Benari, Canada, 8/12/2017, 1:53 AM

Watch: PA ambassador to UN justifies slaughter of Israeli family

Questioned on Halamish masscare, PA ambassador says world cannot 'expect all Palestinians to be angels' and that 'resistance' is natural.Gary Willig, 7/27/2017, 6:20 PM

PA's brutal torture of 'collaborators' with Israel

52 Arabs from Judea and Samaria to be compensated by PA for torture experienced on suspicions of collaboration with Israel.Eliran Aharon, 7/19/2017, 10:00 PM