Abbas halts payments to Hamas lawmakers

Pressure tactic? Hamas-affiliated lawmakers say the PA failed to pay their salaries.Elad Benari, 7/10/2017, 5:37 AM

'We have to prepare for the day after Abbas'

Chaos is expected in the PA after the Abbas era ends. Elkin says Israel must be prepared.Shimon Cohen, 7/5/2017, 4:05 AM

PA to force 6,000 Gaza employees to retire

Move seen as attempt to squeeze Hamas rulers of Gaza Strip as reconciliation efforts continue to failAFP, 7/4/2017, 8:16 PM

PA calls to place Israeli Attorney General on trial

PA blasts Avichai Mandelblit for "encouraging terrorism" over his approval of construction in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 7/3/2017, 5:34 AM

Hamas: Fatah works with Israel, Egypt to place us under siege

Hamas prevents Fatah official from reaching Judea and Samaria, Fatah says Hamas is responsible for 'aiding' Israeli and Egyptian interests.Dalit Halevi, 7/1/2017, 11:28 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

PA accuses Israel of using drugs against Arab youths

Top PA anti-drug official says on television that Israel using drugs as an "unconventional weapon" in "war" against Arabs in Jerusalem/Gary Willig, 6/30/2017, 9:42 AM

'European Parliament lets BDS demonize Israel'

European Jewish Association lead rabbi slams European Parliament for keeping silent in the face of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2017, 8:04 AM

Flirting with the phantom Palestinian Authority

Trump, Kushner and Greenblatt are talking to a non-existent body. David Singer, 6/29/2017, 11:59 PM

PA refuses to let sick Gazans leave to seek treatment

3 children die while waiting for permits from the PA to leave Gaza.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2017, 6:49 PM

Al-Quds Day: 'Jews, get out of Palestine!'

In a call similar to that of Nazi Europe, Arabs call for a Judenrein Israel.Dalit Halevi, 6/24/2017, 9:38 PM

'I suggest Netanyahu publish the protocol'

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked appears at Herzliya Conference, addresses conflict over what happened at cabinet meeting on Qalqilya.Mordechai Sones, 6/20/2017, 9:51 PM

Democratic donor Saban backs bill to slash aid to PA

Billionaire Haim Saban backs Taylor Force Act, which would slash US funding to PA over payments to terrorists.JTA, 6/20/2017, 3:19 PM

PA demands Hamas disband its 'shadow government'

PA again admits Gaza is a separate entity run by Hamas.Dalit Halevi, 6/20/2017, 5:36 AM

Israel begins reducing electricity to Gaza

Israel begins reduction in electricity supply to Gaza following PA refusal to continue paying the bill in internal dispute with Hamas.AFP, 6/19/2017, 3:58 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

'The Palestinian Authority is responsible for terror attacks'

Energy Minister Steinitz says government wants united Jerusalem, PA must stop teaching youth to hate Israelis if it wants peace deal.Chana Roberts, 6/18/2017, 12:20 PM

PA TV's "heroic prisoner" was mastermind of 14 murders

The PA has rewarded terrorist Nasser Awais with more than half a million shekels for planning terror attacks in which 14 were murderedItamar Marcus, N.J. Zilberdik, 6/14/2017, 5:57 PM

PA Fatwa Council: "Breaking fast is one of the greatest sins"

Quoting Islam's Prophet Muhammad: "Whoever stops fasting on Ramadan has renounced Islam...[the shedding of] his blood is permitted"Nan Jacques Zilberdik , 6/14/2017, 5:52 PM

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

The White House's plan for peace in the Middle East

President Trump's plan: reduce building in Judea, Samaria, use Jordan and Gulf states to help with Israel's security.Channel 20, 6/14/2017, 9:49 AM

Netanyahu: Israel does not seek Gaza escalation

PM says reduction in electricity to Gaza result of internal dispute between Hamas and PA, has nothing to do with Israel.AFP, 6/13/2017, 6:51 PM

PA blames Hamas for Gaza electricity crisis

Hamas blasts Israeli decision to reduce the supply of electricity to Gaza. PA: This is Hamas's fault.Dalit Halevi, 6/13/2017, 4:46 AM

Poll: Impossible for Israel to reach peace deal with PA

Half of Israeli Jews say there is absolutely no chance for a peace deal with the PA in the foreseeable future.David Rosenberg, 6/12/2017, 9:31 AM

Deputy FM: No reason to uproot settlements

Tzipi Hotovely says PM Netanyahu sees no reason to apply sovereignty; Jews can live under PA rule if future PA state is founded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2017, 8:45 AM

'This law is critical to Israel's security'

Ministerial Committee for Legislation discusses Oslo-based law to deduct terrorists' salaries from PA budget.Ido Ben Porat, 6/10/2017, 10:01 PM

Palestinian Authority: Israel will loosen restrictions in Area C

Finance Minister Kahlon reportedly gifts land to PA, allows potentially dangerous construction, and nixes destruction of illegal homes.Dalit Halevi, 6/7/2017, 8:47 AM

PA Arabs much better off than those in Arab countries

The facts are that despite well-publicized claims of 'oppression,' Palestinian Arabs are doing much better with Israel in charge.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 8:25 AM

PA forbids sale of Israeli hummus

PA bans sale of hummus made by Israeli company, files complaints against merchants who sold it.Dalit Halevi, 5/31/2017, 11:46 PM

Danon to UN: End contacts with inciting PA organizations

Israel's UN Ambassador welcomes UN decision to stop supporting a PA center named after terrorist Dalal Mughrabi.Elad Benari, 5/30/2017, 4:04 AM

UN Secretary General condemns PA naming center for terrorist

UN joins Norway in condemning PA for use of its logo on center named for terrorist who massacred 37 people, including 12 children.Gary Willig, 5/28/2017, 7:34 PM

Norway stands firm against Palestinian Authority

PA names Norwegian-funded women's center after terrorist, Norway slams decision, insists donation be returned.Uzi Baruch, 5/27/2017, 10:49 PM

Terror victims' message to visiting President Trump

Almagor Terror Victims Association welcomes Trump, demands PA stop funding terrorists before negotiations begin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2017, 9:07 AM

Mideast peace: President Trump’s ‘ultimate deal’?

Commentators discusses the President’s trip and whether he can help bridge divides in the Holy Land while sticking to his campaign promises.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2017, 1:13 AM

Is Israel afraid of Trump's pressure on the Palestinian issue?

Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel Daniel Kurtzer says Trump doesn't intend to make life easy for Netanyahu on the issue of negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2017, 11:18 AM

Yes to financial incentives, no to diplomatic concessions

Jewish Home finds Netanyahu plan to change status quo and make concessions while allowing PA to continue funding and inciting terror.Uzi Baruch, 5/21/2017, 9:07 AM

Bennett attempts halt to Arab construction

Netanyahu to push 'incentives' package for PA Arabs including building in Area C, Jewish Home ministers 'trying to form bloc opposing it.'Ido Ben Porat, 5/21/2017, 8:30 AM

Bennett's demands for peace negotiations

Jewish Home party says negotiations with PA must not include one-sided concessions, freeing terrorists; emphasize willingness to negotiate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2017, 10:49 PM

Will Netanyahu offer gestures to the Palestinians?

Watch the main stories from Israel and around the world on Channel 2 News.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2017, 11:12 PM

'West becoming more supportive of Palestinians'

London-based Palestinian Return Center leader says western world becoming more supportive of 'Palestine' as state.Dalit Halevy, 5/15/2017, 2:47 PM

Indian leaders take PA Chairman on tech tour

India partners with Palestinian Authority to bring jobs to civilians. Will it work?AFP, 5/15/2017, 1:50 PM

Jordan, PA, Egypt reiterate commitment to two states

Jordan, PA and Egypt officials meet in Amman, discuss peace process between Israel and the PA.Ben Ariel, 5/15/2017, 4:38 AM

PA urges UN to intervene in terrorist hunger strike

PA deputy representative to the UN calls on global body to act to end "suffering" of hunger strikers.Dalit Halevi, 5/12/2017, 4:08 AM

Danon: UN Security Council must stop PA from paying terrorists

Israeli Ambassador to UN demands UN Security Council intervene in PA payments to jailed terrorists.David Rosenberg, 5/11/2017, 5:57 PM

Why did Abbas exempt Gazans from paying taxes?

Palestinian Authority representative explains why PA Chairman Abbas doesn't want Gazans paying tax to Hamas.Ido Ben Porat, 5/8/2017, 11:33 AM

Arab hospital stops receiving patients over lack of PA funding

Jerusalem area hospital runs out of medicine after PA fails to pay millions of dollars in promised funding, closes doors to new patients.Gary Willig, 5/7/2017, 8:31 PM

Fatah-Hamas conflict deepens

PA Chairman signs order exempting Gaza from paying taxes to Hamas, Hamas leadership slams order, says it's 'illegal.'Ido Ben Porat, 5/7/2017, 1:27 PM

PA welcomes anti-Israel UNESCO resolution

PA lauds UNESCO for resolution denying Israel's rights to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 5/3/2017, 4:46 AM

Hamas, PLO reach agreement: Israel has no right to exist

Rival factions within Palestinian Authority find common ground in their shared anti-Semitism and hatred of Israel.Shimon Cohen, 5/1/2017, 10:24 AM

Hamas to amend controversial charter in bid to ease ties

Hamas changes charter in attempt to mend ties with PA, international community.AFP, 4/29/2017, 11:21 PM

Hamas: Mahmoud Abbas acts like a Nazi

Hamas official calls PA leader a 'traitor,' says he should be killed.Dalit Halevi, 4/29/2017, 10:15 PM

PA announces general strike

PA committee to hold general strike on Thursday in support of hunger striking terrorists.Dalit Halevi, 4/26/2017, 2:34 AM

Palestinian Authority: Violence against women is Israel's fault

PA blames Israel for recent rise in violence of Arab men against women.Dalit Halevi, Chana Roberts, 4/24/2017, 8:23 AM

PA blames Israel for domestic violence

PA claims Israel's “violation of human rights” and “siege” of Gaza are responsible for recent rise in domestic violence.Dalit Halevi, 4/24/2017, 1:05 AM

Netanyahu: Palestinian Authority should stop paying terrorists

Israeli PM says halting terrorists' salaries will be true test of PA's desire for peace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 1:01 PM

Report: Israel returns terrorist's body to PA

PA sources say Israel returned body of terrorist who stabbed three Israelis in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/21/2017, 11:13 PM

PA delegates arrange Ottawa meeting for Arab MK

Israeli-Arab MK visits Canada, participates in PA delegates' event.Dalit Halevi, 4/19/2017, 8:18 AM