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Palestinian Authority threatens de-recognizing Israel

In an attempt to keep the US Embassy in Tel Aviv, PA chairman threatens to "reverse" its "1993 recognition" of Israel's right to exist.Uzi Baruch, Saturday, 8:11 PM

Abbas warns moving US Embassy will 'bury hopes for peace'

PA Chairman says anything legitmizing 'illegal Israeli annexation' will 'bury hopes for two-state solution' and 'fuel extremism.'AFP, Saturday, 7:09 PM

PA leader warns of 'explosion' if U.S. embassy moves

PA leader Rami Hamdallah urges the international community to speak out against the potential move of the American embassy to Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 1/12/2017, 4:08 AM

PA attempts to mobilize Arabs against move of US embassy

PA leaders call for prayers at mosques around Middle East to protest possible transfer of US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.AFP, 1/10/2017, 6:38 PM

Report: Palestinian Arabs sell land near Tulkarem to Israelis

Hamas-affiliated newspaper reports that 100 dunams of land near Tulkarem were sold to Israelis, a crime punishable by death in the PA.Dalit Halevi, 1/3/2017, 3:34 AM

Former Australian PM: Cut aid to Palestinian Authority

Former Australian PM says country should cut aid to PA, support Trump in moving embassy to Jerusalem.Chana Roberts, 1/2/2017, 8:02 AM

Fatah to intensify efforts to end 'occupation'

Fatah’s Central Committee welcomes anti-Israel resolution at the UN, vows to intensify its efforts to establish a Palestinian state.Dalit Halevi, 12/27/2016, 3:08 AM

'In 2017 we're going to The Hague'

Close associate of PA chairman says the PA will stop using violence to fight Israel and instead will sue Israeli commanders in the ICC.Elad Benari, 12/26/2016, 6:07 AM

Phone salesmen may have given Israelis' info to PA

Israel suspects two Arab phone salesmen of passing Israelis' info to Palestinian Authority.Yedidya Ben-Or, 12/25/2016, 2:31 PM

Defense Minister: Cut off all contact with Palestinian Authority

Defense Minister Liberman orders IDF to cut off all contact with PA, excepting security officials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2016, 10:18 AM

PA government: Prosecute Israel for 'war crimes'

PA claims that Israel is thwarting diplomatic initiatives to gain time in order to further establish its "occupation" and Judaize Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 12/14/2016, 3:12 AM

Fatah chooses members for its ruling bodies

Abbas's Fatah party holds a vote for members of its ruling bodies that could give clues to a possible successor to Abbas.Ben Ariel, 12/4/2016, 5:32 AM

Is the world finally waking up?

Founder of Palestinian Media Watch says world parliaments are waking up to the fact that the PA uses their aid to fund terrorists.Shimon Cohen, 11/30/2016, 8:12 PM

PA leaders mourn Fidel Castro

Palestinian Arab leaders mourn the death of former Cuban president who called on Israel to withdraw from Judea, Samaria, Gaza and Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 11/27/2016, 5:40 AM

PA sends firetrucks to assist Israel

Israel accepts offer of help from the PA to join the international effort to extinguish the fires that have broken out this week.Elad Benari, 11/24/2016, 11:36 PM

Arab League pressures Abbas to appoint successor

Arab League pressures PA Chairman to choose successor, Abbas refuses to let external pressures influence PA.Shimon Cohen, 11/21/2016, 9:41 AM

Bolton to Obama: Don't act against Israel at the UN

Former Ambassador to the UN warns Obama not to take any actions before leaving office that could hurt Israel at the UN.Elad Benari, 11/21/2016, 4:42 AM

'Muezzin Law is a declaration of war'

Palestinian Authority leadership denounces bill to silence daily Muslim calls to prayer, warns its passage would amount to act of war.Dalit Halevy, 11/20/2016, 10:43 PM

Judean Desert under threat from PA cement plant

Local Bedouin and Israeli organization fight against PA cement plant that could cause severe environmental damage to Judean Desert.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2016, 2:15 AM

PA stops paying terrorists, Hamas outraged

Hamas MP blasts PA for halting salaries of 30 released terrorists on the grounds that they are working against the PA government.Dalit Halevi, 11/14/2016, 3:14 AM

PA: Promote French initiative despite Israel's objection

PA leaders urge France to move forward with its peace initiative despite Israel’s rejection of it.Elad Benari, 11/8/2016, 6:14 AM

PA to protest delay in Interpol application

PA government will protest against a delay in its application to join Interpol at the body's annual conference next week.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/4/2016, 8:51 PM

PA blasts plan for light rail to Ma'aleh Adumim

PA Foreign Ministry criticizes Transportation Minister Katz’s plan to connect the Jerusalem light rail to Ma'aleh Adumim and other towns.Ben Ariel, 11/3/2016, 6:15 AM

'Balfour Declaration is the crime of the century'

Nabil Abu Rudeineh, official spokesman of PA chairman, says Britain should correct the "historic mistake" of the Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 11/3/2016, 5:14 AM

Palestinian Authority: Terrorism is part of our culture

Palestinian Authority official defends decision to name school after mass-murderer responsible for Munich massacre.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2016, 5:24 PM

Clinton: We need to rig Palestinian Authority elections

Unearthed audio recording from 2006 reveals Clinton saying US should either block elections in Palestinian Authority or rig their outcomes.David Rosenberg, 10/30/2016, 5:05 PM

PA forces open fire at anti-Abbas protesters

Arab protesters were shot at by their own security forces during a violent demonstration against the dismissal of a lawmaker from Fatah.ILTV, 10/27/2016, 7:46 AM

Efrat mayor's sukkah guests released

Four Palestinian Arabs who were arrested for visiting the sukkah of Efrat Mayor Oded Revivi freed.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/23/2016, 9:36 PM

Where are the human rights organizations?

Netanyahu urges the international community to help free four Palestinian Arabs who were arrested for visiting Efrat mayor's sukkah.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/23/2016, 5:41 PM

PA officials defend UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem

PA representative to UNESCO says the resolution on Jerusalem is "all about occupation".Ben Ariel, 10/19/2016, 5:46 AM

PA: 'Palestinian Arabs the original inhabitants of Israel'

Foreign Ministry video showing Jews as indigenous inhabitants of Israel arouses anger of Palestinian Authority.Dalit Halevy , 10/11/2016, 9:27 AM

Hanan Ashrawi – Another “Misleader” of the Middle East

The fault for the lack of peace clearly lies with the Palestinian Arab so-called “leaders.”  A more accurate term for them, Ashrawi included, would be the “misleaders.”Dr. David Lazerson, 10/9/2016, 7:41 AM

Palestinians clash over Abbas attendance of Peres' funeral

PA Chairman's attendance of Peres' funeral led to violent Palestinian student clashes today.Dalit Halevy, 10/4/2016, 10:15 PM

Senate Republicans call to block aid to Palestinian Authority

Republican bill would bar foreign aid to Palestinian Authority so long as it pays terrorists stipends.JTA, 9/29/2016, 10:35 PM

Presidential error at the UN

US president Barak Obama called Judea and Samaria 'Palestinian land' in contravention of the Oslo accords and international law.Yoel Domb, 9/26/2016, 8:37 PM

Dichter: Religious terror has replaced nationalist terror

Security and Foreign Affairs Committee chairman Avi Dichter explained the connection between Iranian extremism and Palestinian incitement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2016, 9:39 PM

Netanyahu: There will be no ethnic cleansing in Judea, Samaria

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu rejects the idea that the presence of Jews in Judea and Samaria is an obstacle to peace.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/9/2016, 8:06 PM

Postal services in PA to be upgraded

Coordinator of Government Activities in Judea and Samaria and Palestinian Civil Affairs minister sign postal service upgrade agreement.Kobi Finkler, 9/4/2016, 3:44 PM

The consequences of a failed Palestinian Authority.

Get set for the PA October 8th elections, unless Abbas finds a way to cancel them. Barry Shaw, 9/2/2016, 12:35 PM

New Czech atlases write Jerusalem out of Israel

After PA ambassador to Prague complained, Czech authorities ordered their atlases to mark Tel Aviv as Israel's capital.Rachel Kaplan, 8/30/2016, 7:24 PM

Poll: Hamas will win the Palestinian elections

Hamas stands neck-and-neck in Judea-Samaria, and wins by a massive margin, in a recent poll conducted ahead of PA elections.Dalit Halevi, 8/28/2016, 9:13 AM

Abbas warned: Don't let Hamas win local elections

Report: Members of PA chairman's Fatah movement warned him that Hamas will win Judea and Samaria elections and asked him to cancel the vote.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/27/2016, 12:35 AM

Arab pop star faces media storm after photo with IDF officer

Saber Rebaï, a Tunisian singer-songwriter, faces storm of criticism after posing for a photo together with an Israeli soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2016, 8:10 PM

US State Dept. finally cites PA anti-Semitism

In its annual report on religious freedom, the US State department has finally called out the anti-Semitism of the Palestinian Authority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2016, 4:52 PM

Palestinian TV: 'We are a thorn in the throat of Zionism'

A song broadcast on official PA TV brags that Palestinians are 'a thorn in the throat of Zionism.'Tal Polon, 8/18/2016, 6:31 PM

Report: Israel to return bodies of terrorists

PA media claims Israel will hand over the bodies of terrorists who carried out attacks in the current terror wave. Israel not confirming.Reut Hadar, 8/16/2016, 5:42 AM

Kids play 'Zionist jailers' executing prisoners in PA camp

In Palestinian Authority sponsored summer camp, children enact libel that Palestinian prisoners are abused and executed in Israeli jails.Palestinian Media Watch, 8/15/2016, 9:59 PM

UN: Gaza employee diverted rubble on PA instructions

UN says a Gaza employee charged by Israel with aiding Hamas had actually received instructions from the Palestinian Authority.Elad Benari, 8/14/2016, 5:52 AM

'Surrounded by Palestinian policemen, we thought it was the end'

Two closet installers end up in a Palestinian village where they are detained by policemen and threatened.Shimon Cohen, 8/11/2016, 2:16 PM

PA: We will do everything to free Palestinian prisoners

The Palestinian Authority continues to express its commitment to bring about release of terrorists serving terms in Israeli prisons.Dalit Halevi, 8/1/2016, 10:30 PM

Palestinians condemn 'Israelization' of Jerusalem

In a statement on Saturday, Palestinian leaders show intention to use education as a weapon for their own agendas.Dalit Halevi, 8/1/2016, 5:15 PM

PA cartoon shows hook-nosed Jew menacing Arabs

New cartoon underscores the Palestinian Authority's commitment to incitement against Jews and the use of classic anti-Semitic tropes.Tal Polon, 7/31/2016, 5:21 PM

End of the Samaria water crisis?

Water Minister Yuval Steinitz describes the emergency measures taken to break the water crisis in Samaria.Rachel Kaplan and Shimon Cohen, 7/28/2016, 10:00 PM

Is Western money funding terrorism?

Fmr. Amb. Alan Baker: Money given by U.S. and Europe to the PA to enhance its government is paying the salaries of convicted terrorists.ILTV, 7/27/2016, 11:44 PM

Yaalon: Palestinians believe all of Israel is a 'settlement'

Former Defense Minister warns Israeli retreat from Judea and Samaria could lead to massive regional destabilization.David Rosenberg, 7/27/2016, 9:13 PM

EU builds illegal Palestinian homes - next to Israeli town

Residents of the town of Carmel, in the Har Hevron region, were shocked on Shabbat to discover their new Palestinian neighbors.Ido Ben Porat and Rachel Kaplan, 7/26/2016, 11:45 AM

Palestinian Authority wants to sue UK over Balfour Declaration

PA Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki asks Arab League for help filing suit against Britain, in bizarre address in Mauritania.Ari Soffer, 7/25/2016, 10:27 PM