Order deducting terror salaries from PA payments signed

Finance Minister approves Cabinet decision to deduct terrorists' salaries from funds transferred to Palestinian Authority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2019, 12:21 PM

Trump administration backs offsetting of terrorists' salaries

Jason Greenblatt to attend UN Security Council session, express support for law offsetting terrorists' salaries from PA's taxes.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 3/8/2019, 9:03 PM

PA calls on EU to pressure Israel on tax money

PA cabinet leader says EU should pressure Israel to stop deducting funds from the tax revenues it collects on behalf of the PA.Elad Benari, 3/1/2019, 5:39 AM

PA returns tax money to Israel

PA returns tax revenues to Israel due to the fact that Israel offset the money that the PA pays to terrorists and their families.Elad Benari, 2/28/2019, 6:05 AM

PA to cut civil servants' salaries

PA announces cut in salaries to civil servants, following Israeli decision to withhold tax transfers to PA.Elad Benari, 2/22/2019, 5:05 AM

EU calls on PA to accept tax funds from Israel

EU says PA can accept tax funds from Israel without endorsing Israeli policy against PA's 'Pay to Slay' payments.Gary Willig, 2/21/2019, 10:31 PM

Abbas reiterates: It's the full tax money or nothing

PA chairman reiterates he will not accept tax transfers from Israel if the PA’s payments to terrorists are offset.Elad Benari, 2/21/2019, 6:27 AM

Abbas: We will pay every penny to the martyrs

PA chairman says he doesn't want Israel's money if it will offset the payments to terrorists.Elad Benari, 2/20/2019, 6:08 AM

Abbas spokesman warns Israel of 'repercussions'

PA chairman's spokesman blasts Israel’s decision to implement the policy to offset the PA’s payments to terrorists.Elad Benari, 2/18/2019, 1:08 AM

Bennett scolds Shin Bet head

Education Minister demands Shin Bet Chief Nadav Argaman explain why intelligence organization failed to provide data on PA terror payments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2019, 10:38 PM

Israeli cabinet to cut $140 million in funds to PA

About $140 million to be withheld from PA, in line with what was paid to terrorists last year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2019, 7:15 PM

'Why is the PA not punished for paying terrorists?'

Forum of Bereaved Families demands Defense Ministry end delay of report on PA payments to terrorists so government can offset those paymentsArutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2019, 12:31 PM

Government to reduce tax funds to PA over terror financing

Finance Ministry to deduct from tax funds collected on behalf of PA amount equal to salaries PA pays to murderers and terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2019, 10:29 AM

Cruz introduces bill to sanction PA over terrorist payments

Texas Senator's bill would impose sanctions against PA officials who provide financial rewards for terror attacks.Elad Benari, 12/21/2018, 3:36 AM

Cruz calls for end to PA's payments to terrorists

Texas Senator condemns latest terrorist attacks, urges Congress to step up efforts to stop PA's "play-to-slay" policy.Elad Benari, 12/14/2018, 3:37 AM

Haley: Payments to terrorists need to stop

Following attack near Ofra, US Ambassador to the UN calls for the PA to stop its payments to terrorists.Elad Benari, 12/9/2018, 11:56 PM

Abbas: Paying terrorists is our 'red line'

PA chairman curses Trump, vows to continue to pay terrorists under any circumstances.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2018, 9:57 PM

Paying to slay Jews is 'social welfare'

PA calls payments to terrorists with blood on their hands 'social welfare' at the UN., 10/23/2018, 10:42 PM

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

Finance Minister: We'll deduct payments to murderer

Finance Minister Kahlon promises to deduct payments to Ari Fuld's murderer from money transferred to Palestinian Authority.Uzi Baruch, 9/21/2018, 2:14 PM

Palestinian Authority has paid $294,332 to the Sbarro bombers

Seventeen years after deadly suicide attack, Palestinian Authority has paid hundreds of thousands to the proud terrorists.PMW, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2018, 2:29 PM

Two million to perpetrators of Ramallah lynch

Palestinian Authority TV portrays terrorists who lynched two IDF reserve soldiers as 'heroes.'Shimon Cohen, 7/24/2018, 9:29 AM

Abbas: The martyrs have priority over everything

PA chairman again stresses that the PA will continue to pay terrorists and their families.Elad Benari, 7/24/2018, 5:14 AM

Abbas adviser: Australia worthy of being spat on

Senior PA official blasts Australia's decision to suspend funding to the PA due its support for terrorists and their families.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2018, 5:16 AM

Abbas: Payments to terrorists will continue

PA chairman says PA will not stop paying families of terrorists imprisoned in Israeli jails, stresses they are "our martyrs".Elad Benari, 7/9/2018, 6:14 AM

PA: We have a moral obligation to the terrorists

Palestinian Authority reiterates its commitment to pay terrorist prisoners and families of "martyrs".Dalit Halevi, 7/6/2018, 3:44 AM

Bereaved brother demands death penalty for terrorist

Brother of Ronen Lubasrky, killed when terrorist threw a marble block at his head: family of terrorist has received NIS 4 million from PA.Benny Toker, 7/4/2018, 6:22 PM

'Abbas declared war on Israel long ago'

MK rebuts PA Chairman claim Israel withholding terror salaries 'declaration of war'.Hezki Baruch, 7/4/2018, 12:57 PM

We'll never stop paying terrorists' salaries

Palestinian Authority officials promise to continue paying 'martyrs'' salaries, claim Netanyahu is 'destroying' the Palestinian Authority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2018, 11:15 AM

'The time has come for the law to pass'

MK Avi Dichter welcomes approval of “pay-to-slay law”.Hezki Baruch, 7/3/2018, 4:16 AM

Zahalka in a tizzy: 'Murderers! Terrorists!'

Joint Arab List MK slams MK Avi Dichter promoting law to withhold terror salaries: 'Responsible for murder of thousands.'Mordechai Sones, 7/2/2018, 10:22 PM

PA: We'll continue to support terrorists

PA cabinet condemns Knesset for advancing law to withhold terrorist salaries from tax revenues Israel transfers to the PA.Dalit Halevi, 6/28/2018, 4:44 AM

'This is a message to terrorists that enough is enough'

Meir Indor of Almagor organization welcomes progress in approval of bill to withhold terrorist salaries from PA tax revenues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2018, 2:35 AM

Progress in law to withhold terrorist salaries

Committee approves in second and third readings law to withhold terrorist salaries from tax revenues Israel transfers to PA.Hezki Baruch, 6/27/2018, 2:11 PM

'Israel is financing terror against itself'

Terror victims' representative says Israel cannot keep transferring funds to PA while it pays terrorists who murder Israelis.Shimon Cohen, 6/26/2018, 7:07 PM

Families of terror victims against the Likud

Families of victims of terror attacks furious at Likud MKs who refuse to meet with them on PA payments to terrorists.Hezki Baruch, 6/25/2018, 8:07 PM

Who would oppose a law to withhold terrorist salaries?

Only Arab MKs and Meretz faction object to bill approved by large majority on first reading.Mordechai Sones, 5/7/2018, 9:43 PM

Liberman: We will end this absurdity

Responding to PA resumption of direct payments of salaries to terrorists, Defense Minister says Israel will act to end 'pay to slay.'Gary Willig, 3/28/2018, 6:48 PM

'What if I paid millions to have your father shot in the head?'

Bereaved son of terror victim confronts UN official: 'Abbas paid $3 million to the terrorists who murdered my father.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2018, 9:34 PM

'I have a message for Abbas: Stop paying terrorists'

Netanyahu demands Palestinian Authority halt payments to terrorists, renew negotiations. '10% of their budget is for terrorist salaries.'David Rosenberg, 3/6/2018, 8:26 PM

Law to pressure Palestinian Authority advances

Knesset committee approves first reading of law to deduct terrorists' salaries from money transferred to Palestinian Authority.Hezki Baruch, 2/21/2018, 12:07 PM

PA blasts Israel for law withholding terrorist salaries

Palestinian Authority says bill to withhold terrorists’ salaries is "piracy and theft of money".Elad Benari, 2/19/2018, 6:29 AM

'End of the theater of the absurd'

Ministerial Committee on Legislation approves bill to withhold terror salaries from PA funds. DM: 'Money will be used to prevent terror.'Mordechai Sones, 2/18/2018, 2:28 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, 1/10/2018, 10:53 AM

'We cannot expect America to be more righteous than we are'

Head of terror victim group discusses Defense Ministry memorandum aiming to curtail PA funding of terror. 'Less money means less terrorism.'Chana Roberts, 1/9/2018, 3:45 PM

PA spent over 1.2 billion shekels promoting terrorism in 2017

Defense Ministry demands Israel deduct terrorists' salaries from money transferred to Palestinian Authority.Kobi Finkler, 1/9/2018, 11:35 AM

Israel’s DC envoy: Israel will ‘act to enforce’ Syria red lines

Israeli ambassador says he expects 'dramatic change' in Iran deal, expresses appreciation for US support for Israel.JTA, 9/13/2017, 7:34 AM

Taylor Force Act to be enforced starting in 2018

Taylor Force Act, which cuts U.S. aid to PA until it stops paying terrorists, attached to the 2018 Foreign Operations budget in the Senate.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/9/2017, 12:25 AM

Jewish groups welcome approval of 'Taylor Force Act'

Conference of Presidents, Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations praise Senate committee for passing law cutting funding to the PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2017, 3:33 AM

Taxpayer support for PA terrorist salaries is impossible to defend

Western donor governments now find their financial involvement with the Palestinian Authority terrorist salary program increasingly indefensible. Edwin Black, 7/13/2017, 11:29 PM

Report: Palestinian Authority has ceased paying 500 terrorists

According to one Arab researcher, the PA stopped paying a monthly salary to 500 terrorists - who are now protesting in Ramallah.Dalit Halevi, 6/30/2017, 1:18 PM

Red Cross facilitates money to terrorists

Red Cross provides imprisoned terrorists with ability to appoint power of attorney and receive salaries directly to their bank accounts.Shimon Cohen, 6/28/2017, 8:58 AM

Will Trump decide to pull out of peace talks?

Arabic newspaper says Trump may pull out of peace talks. Senior US official: Report claiming Trump will pull out of negotiations 'nonsense.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2017, 10:54 PM

Netanyahu: Abbas condemned Border Police, praised terrorists

PM Netanyahu demands international community condemn Palestinian Authority, says authorities are preparing to demolish terrorists' homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 12:56 PM

Democrats closer to endorsing cuts to PA aid

Top Senate Democrats say they are closer to signing Republican-backed bill that would slash aid to the PA unless it stops paying terrorists.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/17/2017, 12:39 AM

PA still paying terrorists, despite US claims

Senior official denies claim by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that PA has 'changed its policy' regarding funding of jailed terrorists.Nitsan Keidar, 6/14/2017, 12:30 PM

Tillerson: PA will stop paying terrorists

Secretary of State says the PA has changed its policy of paying families of convicted terrorists following pressure from Washington.Elad Benari, 6/13/2017, 11:35 PM