Abbas adviser: Warsaw conference aims to normalize 'occupation'

Senior adviser to PA chairman says Warsaw conference lacks credibility, denies Palestinian right to self-determination.Elad Benari, 2/15/2019, 5:52 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

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

PA: Netanyahu 'destroying' the two-state solution

PA furious with Netanyahu for pledging to build thousands of new homes in Maaleh Adumim.Elad Benari, 10/4/2017, 6:15 AM

Watch: 'These terrorists are heroes'

Former Palestinian Chief Negotiator Nabil Saath says Palestinian Authority will never stop payments to prisoners, says they are heroes.Tzvi Lev, 8/29/2017, 10:59 AM

Abbas's advisor defends payment to terrorists

Nabil Shaath, special advisor to PA chairman, claims that paying jailed terrorists is a "social responsibility".Elad Benari, 6/23/2017, 6:03 AM

Abbas to discuss peace process with Trump

Abbas advisor says PA chairman will soon visit Washington at Trump's invitation.Dalit Halevi, 4/7/2017, 2:15 AM

Fatah official: Trump 'declared war on Islam'

Fatah Central Committee member Nabil Shaath blasts Trump over his support for Israel.Dalit Halevi, 2/12/2017, 5:54 AM

PA asks EU to recognize 'Palestine'

Fatah Central Committee member Nabil Shaath calls on EU to impose sanctions on Israel in order to end the "occupation".Dalit Halevi, 2/11/2016, 6:13 AM

Fatah official: Americans aren't 'honest broker'

Fatah Central Committee member says United States is Israel's "strategic ally" and therefore cannot broker peace talks.Elad Benari, 2/8/2016, 5:14 AM

Abbas Threatens Israel Over Frozen Tax Revenues

PA chairman tells European leaders he will stop security coordination with Israel if it continues to withhold the PA’s tax revenue.Elad Benari, 2/23/2015, 1:16 AM

EU Parliament Postpones Recognition of 'Palestine'

EU parliament vote to recognize “Palestine” as a state postponed due to differences on wording, says Fatah's Nabil Shaath.Elad Benari, 11/26/2014, 4:13 AM

Abbas Threatens Israel with 'Political War'

Fatah leader Nabil Shaath says PA Chairman will wage a "political war" against Israel if his latest UN move is rejected.Ben Ariel, 9/29/2014, 6:13 AM

Israel, PA Teams Meet without US Mediators

Senior PA official: "Israel's sanctions will not deter Palestinian steps to join international treaties and organzations."AFP, Arutz Sheva staff, 4/13/2014, 9:16 PM

PA: We Didn't Mean to Upset Kerry

Senior Fatah official Nabil Shaath tries to do damage control after Kerry says he will "evaluate" his next steps.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/4/2014, 8:26 PM

PA Admits 'Blackmailing' Israel To Free Terrorists

Spokesman of Abbas's party reveals use of UN recognition to 'blackmail' releases; confirms Judea Samaria council accusations.Ari Yashar, 4/1/2014, 7:20 PM

PA Official: Recognition 'Hurts the Refugees'

Fatah member Nabil Shaath denies he said that the PA is willing to consider recognizing Israel as a Jewish state after talks conclude.Dalit Halevi and Elad Benari, 3/19/2014, 2:16 AM

Fatah: Netanyahu Speech Announces End To Talks

Senior Fatah and PLO member criticizes Netanyahu's AIPAC address, takes issue with recognition and security demands.Ari Yashar, 3/4/2014, 9:38 PM

Abbas Wants Greater Russian Role in Peace Talks

Abbas, on a visit to Moscow, hails Russia's successes in the Middle East, asks it to play role in Israel-PA peace talks.Elad Benari, 1/24/2014, 1:13 AM

PA: Israel 'Imposed Its Agenda' on Talks

Senior PLO official claims Israel forcing agenda of recognition of Jewish state and Jordan Valley security on John Kerry.Ari Yashar, 1/16/2014, 7:45 PM

PA Official Calls for 'Smart Resistance'

Nabil Shaath predicts that peace talks will fail, says the PA should then resort to pursuing statehood through the UN.Elad Benari, 12/29/2013, 4:57 AM

PA: 'We Will Stay in Negotiations For Prisoners'

Despite reports that peace talks have failed, PA official declares that they will remain - if only to release more terrorists.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2013, 12:52 PM

PLO Official Threatens to Join Int'l Organizations

Nabil Shaath: The peace talks are failing, so we're prepared to sue Israel in the ICC over the 'settlements'.Elad Benari, 11/27/2013, 5:12 AM

PA Unhappy with Lieberman's Return

Nabil Shaath: Lieberman's return to Foreign Ministry "a clear sign of the future of talks" with Israel.Gil Ronen, 11/6/2013, 1:41 PM

PA: Kerry Pressuring EU to Delay Boycott

Negotiator Nabil Shaath says EU boycotting guidelines encouraged the PA to resume peace talks with Israel.Elad Benari, 9/10/2013, 12:15 AM

Canada's FM Meets Livni in E. Jerusalem, PA Fumes

Canada’s Foreign Minister meeting Justice Minister Livni in her eastern Jerusalem office is a "slap in the face", says PA official.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/12/2013, 10:33 PM

Hamas Won't Commit to Ending Rocket Fire

Senior PLO official Nabil Shaath says there are little chances for a ceasefire, because Hamas refuses to accept Israel's conditions.Elad Benari, 11/19/2012, 4:44 AM

PLO's Shaath Hospitalized after Heart Failure

Fatah terror organization's Nabil Shaath, 73, was aboard a plane when he felt chest pains.Gil Ronen, 11/28/2011, 5:21 PM

Israeli 'Insanity' Will Not Stop Statehood B

Nabil Shaath of Fatah says Israel's response to Thursday's lethal terror attacks is about the PA and not safeguarding Israeli lives.Gabe Kahn., 8/19/2011, 3:32 PM

Palestine to be Liberated?

PA negotiator Dr. Nabil Shaath says Fatah-Hamas reconciliation is essential to the "liberation of Palestine" during talks with Hamas in Gaza.Gabe Kahn., 5/27/2011, 6:14 AM

Fatah May be on Next Flotilla

Fatah member Nabil Shaath in an interview: Fatah members will be on the next flotilla to Gaza, we support the struggle against the “occupation.”Elad Benari, 4/22/2011, 2:17 AM