A first: PA taken to court over illegal construction

Watchdog group submits precedent-setting Supreme Court petition against Palestinian Authority over school illegally built on nature reserve.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 8:09 AM

Israel required to withhold a quarter billion shekels from PA

After PA pays families of terrorists 241 million shekels, Israel to withhold additional funds from taxes collected on PA's behalf.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2019, 9:20 AM

Hamas rejects PA's conditions for elections

Gaza terror groups reject conditions set by Palestinian Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas, claim conditions intend to exclude them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2019, 10:58 AM

PA news accuses Israeli police of 'desecrating' Jerusalem mosque

PA news agency says police who entered Jerusalem mosque looking for suspects 'desecrated' it by wearing shoes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2019, 10:38 PM

PA man arrested and tortured - for converting to Judaism

'Hear our brother's cry'. Advocacy group calls on PM to aid Arab man who was arrested, tortured by the PA for converting to Judaism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2019, 6:23 PM

Wrong, Sen. Warren - creating a PA state is not 'official US policy'

“Official U.S. policy”?  Not even close.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 10/24/2019, 6:21 AM

PA blocks access to media it views as a threat

Reporters Without Borders condemns PA court decision to block access online news sources which are critical of the government.Elad Benari, 10/24/2019, 5:01 AM

Where are all the human rights organizations?

Prominent Israeli rabbis call for public outcry after Palestinian Authority resident who converted to Judaism is arrested, tortured, by PA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2019, 6:32 PM

PA: Closure of Cave of Patriarchs on Sukkot is a 'provocation'

PA official calls on Arabs to come out in large numbers to the Cave of the Patriarchs to protest Israel's decision to close it for Sukkot.Dalit Halevi, 10/17/2019, 2:11 AM

Israel arrests PA 'governor' of Jerusalem

Police arrest 'governor' Adnan Ghaith, Fatah general secretary for Jerusalem, Shadi Mutour.AFP, 10/14/2019, 7:44 PM

PA attempting to hold general election

Abbas tasks Central Election Commission with preparing for the declaration of parliamentary elections, which have not been held since 2006.Dalit Halevi, 10/13/2019, 5:36 AM

Smuggling of antique coins from Gaza foiled

Security inspectors at Gaza crossing discover ancient coins in truck with textile imports.Kobi Finkler, 10/8/2019, 10:08 AM

Benny Gantz blasts Palestinian Authority for 'erasing the past'

Criticizing censorship of PA textbooks, Gantz says: 'Erasing the past destroys hope for a better future.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2019, 11:20 AM

PA condemns closure of Cave of Patriarchs on Yom Kippur

PA official says Israeli decision to close the Cave of the Patriarchs on Yom Kippur is "a blatant attack on Muslims".Dalit Halevi, 10/7/2019, 4:11 AM

New elections in Palestinian Authority?

PA chief Mahmoud Abbas to speak with Hamas on possibility of first elections in PA in 13 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 10/6/2019, 10:26 PM

Watch: Palestinian Authority 'policemen' stop Israeli officers

Arab footage claims to show PA 'police' stopping Border Police officers. 'No truth to the claims,' Border Police clarify.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/5/2019, 10:07 PM

PA claims 24 'incursions' on Temple Mount

Palestinian Authority publishes report condemning Jewish visits to Temple Mount, Cave of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2019, 5:45 PM

PA begins issuing building permits for Area C

PA seeks to remove all distinctions between territory created under Oslo Accords, approve Arab construction in areas under Israeli control.Gary Willig, 9/1/2019, 9:24 AM

PA to lobby UN against Honduran recognition of Jerusalem

PA says it will 'reexamine' relationship with Honduras over recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2019, 8:31 PM

PA thwarts attack on Mt. Gerizim

PA officials say they found IED made by Hamas terrorists on road used by IDF day before Rina Shnerb was killed in a bombing attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 7:52 PM

Hamas working to bring explosives engineers into Judea & Samaria

Palestinian Authority sources say Hamas trains terrorists over the internet, youth see Gaza as a model of success.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2019, 1:00 AM

'Banning Omar, Tlaib is a hostile act against all Americans'

Senior PLO official and PA negotiator Hanan Ashrawi calls Israel's decision to bar Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib 'act of hostility against US.'Arutz Sheva Staff , 8/15/2019, 8:27 PM

Hamas: PA foiling terror attacks on behalf of Israel

Hamas accuses the PA of cooperating with Israel to thwart some 600 attacks in the past year.Dalit Halevi, 8/13/2019, 4:32 AM

Omar and Tlaib must be sure to investigate 'Auschwitz in Palestine'

The idea that there is “an Auschwitz in every city in Palestine” may puzzle some people, because every major Palestinian Arab city (and most minor ones, too) are under the exclusive rule of the PA, not Israel. Moshe Phillips, 8/6/2019, 6:44 PM

Erdan prevents PA events in Jerusalem

Public Security Minister signs orders preventing PA-financed events from taking place in eastern Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 8/6/2019, 2:09 AM

Nearly 100 security prisoners complete degrees in Israeli jails

Despite ban on academic studies, 93 security prisoners complete bachelor's degrees in Israeli jails. Prison Service: Fake news.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2019, 12:00 PM

ANALYSIS: Why is the PA seeking a new confrontation with Israel?

PA chief Mahmoud Abbas makes new threat to cut all cooperation with Israel - including security. Is it a bluff, or is he serious this time?Yochanan Visser, 8/1/2019, 9:45 PM

'Palestinian Authority 100% to blame for the failure of Oslo'

'No one is more hypocritical than the Israeli Left,' says ex-Shabak internal security head Avi Dicther, defending Israel's Nation-State law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2019, 12:29 PM

ANALYSIS: How Israel could end the war with Gaza and the PA

As Iran continues to use Gaza for its proxy battle against Israel, and as PA threatens to cut ties, what can Israel do to achieve victory?Yochanan Visser, 7/26/2019, 6:19 PM

Is the Palestinian Authority really set to cut ties with Israel?

Could Mahmoud Abbas really end all cooperation with Israel - including on security matters? Or is he just bluffing?Hossam Ezzedine, AFP, 7/26/2019, 4:33 PM

PA: Home demolitions in Jerusalem are 'a massacre'

Palestinian Authority calls on international community to pressure Israel to stop demolition of homes in eastern Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 7/23/2019, 2:04 AM

'PA is stealing our land and Israel is doing nothing to stop it'

New Right to push for crack-down on Arab land grabs in Judea and Samaria, says Bennett. 'PA is stealing our land and we're not stopping it.'Hezki Baruch, 7/22/2019, 2:04 PM

Only half of Israel's 'Pay to Slay' law implemented

Israel deducting only salaries of living terrorists, not dead terrorists, from Palestinian Authority funds, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2019, 9:48 AM

Waking up to a nightmare of violence and Palestinian flags

What exactly is happening, who are the subversive ones, and what will be effective to bring a ‘just’ order out of this chaos?Israel News Talk Radio, 7/9/2019, 11:42 PM

PA outraged by Netanyahu's statement

PA “foreign ministry” condemns Netanyahu's tweet about the Jewish people's connection to the Land of Israel.Dalit Halevi, 7/9/2019, 5:31 AM

Judge: Palestinian Authority responsible for terror attacks

Jerusalem judge Moshe Drori rules Palestinian Authority responsible for terror attacks, must pay victims compensation, court fees.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 7/8/2019, 3:52 PM

PA: Pilgrims' Road is ours

PA's "religious endowments ministry" claims Israeli officials desecrated holy sites of Islam in 90 incidents this past month.Dalit Halevi, 7/8/2019, 5:00 AM

Smotrich: PA takeover of Israeli lands is dangerous and illegal

Min. Smotrich, member of Security Cabinet, demands government create, implement, plan to end 'dangerous' Arab takeover of Israel's land.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2019, 11:15 AM

PA: Pilgrims' Road is a myth

Abbas spokesman denies historical connection of the Jewish people to Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 7/3/2019, 6:40 AM

PA urges Canada to recognize 'Palestine'

Abbas advisor calls on Canadian government to recognize the “state of Palestine” and to support it in the international arena.Dalit Halevi, 7/2/2019, 5:43 AM

Israel frees Palestinian Authority's Jerusalem affairs chief

Senior Palestinian Authority official released after violating Oslo Accords by hosting Chilean president in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 6/30/2019, 3:13 PM

PA: US supports 'Judaization' of Jerusalem

PA "foreign ministry" blasts US diplomats for participating in Ir David event in Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 6/30/2019, 6:30 AM

Trump: If peace deal isn't done now, it'll never happen

US Pres. Trump says Palestinian Authority 'wants to be cute,' but if deal doesn't happen during his presidency, it'll never happen.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2019, 11:40 PM

Hevron businessman who attended Bahrain workshop arrested

Palestinian Authority arrests Hevron businessman who attended Bahrain workshop.AFP, 6/29/2019, 9:05 PM

Abbas: Eastern Jerusalem is the capital of 'Palestine'

PA chairman says national rights are not real estate assets that can be bought and sold with money.Dalit Halevi, 6/28/2019, 5:33 AM

Oman to open embassy in 'Palestine'

Oman announces it will open an embassy in the Palestinian territories.Elad Benari, 6/27/2019, 6:47 AM

Kushner: Political plan will be released at 'right time'

White House adviser says door still open for PA to engage in US peace plan, slamming PA for 'blaming Israel for all the people's problems.'AFP, 6/26/2019, 5:55 PM

Dichter: Military operation is the only way to end Gaza terror

Defense Committee Chairman Avi Dichter explains what Israel needs to do to end terror from Gaza, praises US for starting with economic plan.Nitzan Kedar, 6/26/2019, 8:33 AM

Fatah calls for violence during Bahrain conference

Members of PA's ruling Fatah party call US-led economic conference in Bahrain a "Holocaust against the Palestinian people."Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2019, 6:52 PM

Nuclear watchdog agency recognizes 'Palestine'

International Atomic Energy Agency chief signs agreement constituting recognition of 'State of Palestine.'Nitsan Keidar, 6/19/2019, 11:51 AM

Palestinian mayor fired after Jews attend Arab wedding

Mahmoud Abbas fires mayor of Arab village after Jews attend wedding of mayor's son.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/16/2019, 9:14 PM

PA blasts Moldova over embassy relocation

PLO and PA foreign affairs bureau condemn decision by Moldova’s premier to move his country’s embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 6/13/2019, 6:42 AM

'Arrest the uniformed terrorists'

Samaria leader warns: Palestinian Authority 'policemen' shot IDF soldiers purposely, must be arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2019, 1:17 PM

Jordan: 'Abbas rejects every solution to the crisis'

Jordanian officials slam Palestinian Authority's Chairman Abbas for rejecting generous offer of financial support.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2019, 8:16 AM

Iran to transfer $500K to families of Gaza terrorists

Iran to compensate Gazan terrorists for salary cuts, Hamas-affiliated website reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2019, 2:38 PM

Abbas inaugurates building named after archterrorist

All-time Palestinian Authority hero and arch-terrorist honored by PA National Security Forces with chess tournament.Itamar Marcus, N.J. Zilberdik, 5/27/2019, 6:49 PM

European Union proudly presents: 'Ancient village' is born

A closer look at the recent birth of an 'ancient village' in Gush Etzion - funded by the European Union.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2019, 2:54 PM