PA cabinet leader: Israeli sovereignty would be 'illegal'

PA cabinet leader urges international community to take quick steps to recognize "Palestine".Elad Benari, 5/19/2020, 6:35 AM

PA: Demolition of terrorist's home is a 'war crime'

PA cabinet leader threatens to take action if Israel applies sovereignty over parts of Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 5/12/2020, 5:33 AM

PA eases coronavirus lockdown restrictions

PA cabinet leader Mohammad Shtayyeh announces partial ease on lockdown restrictions put in place to prevent the spread of coronavirus.Elad Benari, 5/6/2020, 6:09 AM

PA to push for international peace conference

PA to ask Russian President to support international conference for peace in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 4/22/2020, 6:43 AM

PA: Don't go to the 'settlements'

PA cabinet leader calls on the public to avoid visiting Israeli "settlements" to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.Dalit Halevi, 4/5/2020, 6:00 AM

PA confirms 22 new cases of coronavirus

Palestinian Authority now has a total of 193 cases of COVID-19.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/3/2020, 11:53 PM

PA: Israel thwarting the fight against coronavirus

PA cabinet leader claims Israel is taking steps to prevent the PA's ability to prevent the spread of the virus.Dalit Halevi, 4/2/2020, 12:08 AM

This is how many ventilators terrorists' salaries are worth

Palestinian Authority staggers salaries, places terrorists and their families among first to receive payments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2020, 9:24 AM

PA cabinet head calls on workers in Israel to return home

Mohammad Shtayyeh urges all Palestinian Arab workers in Israel to return to their homes amid coronavirus pandemic.Elad Benari, 3/25/2020, 5:15 AM

Palestinian Authority bans residents from crossing 1949 armistice line

As part of efforts to fight coronavirus, Palestinian Authority bans residents from crossing 1949 armistice line, even for work purposes.Dalit Halevi, 3/18/2020, 8:14 AM

PA demands Israel release terrorists due to coronavirus

PA cabinet leader demands that all security prisoners be released due to the spreading of the coronavirus in Israel.Dalit Halevi, 3/15/2020, 4:25 AM

PA: Israel turning the conflict into a religious one

PA cabinet leader accuses Israel of thwarting any attempt to bring peace and calls its policy a "security threat" to the region.Dalit Halevi, 3/2/2020, 4:02 AM

PA calls for EU boycott of Israeli goods

PA calls on the EU to boycott goods from Judea and Samaria, and recognize a 'Palestinian' state.Dalit Halevi, 2/26/2020, 11:50 PM

PA cabinet leader: Europe should recognize 'Palestine'

Mohammad Shtayyeh meets EU representative, urges EU to fill the void caused by "failure" of Trump peace plan.Elad Benari, 2/20/2020, 6:08 AM

PA cabinet leader: Trump deal will be 'buried very soon'

Mohammad Shtayyeh lashes out at Trump’s peace proposal, says it is nothing but an agreement between he and Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 2/17/2020, 4:07 AM

PA to Europe: Recognize the 'State of Palestine'

PA cabinet leader trying to promote an international peace conference as an alternative to the US peace plan.Dalit Halevi, 2/16/2020, 3:30 AM

PA cabinet leader threatens businesses on UN blacklist

Mohammad Shtayyeh threatens to take legal action against companies on UNHRC's blacklist of companies doing business in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 2/13/2020, 6:10 AM

PA cabinet leader: What Trump is proposing is no more than an apartheid system

PA's Mohammad Shtayyeh blasts US peace plan, claims "Netanyahu is the author of this plan".Elad Benari, 1/31/2020, 5:22 AM

PA: Israel-Hamas agreement will deepen inter-Palestinian split

PA cabinet leader attacks pending agreement between Israel and Hamas for fear that it will strengthen the independence of the Gaza Strip.Dalit Halevi, 12/31/2019, 6:00 AM

PA threatens lawsuits against countries which aid 'settlers'

PA cabinet leader calls on countries that help "settlement" to cease doing so immediately or face lawsuits.Dalit Halevi, 12/24/2019, 5:59 AM

PA awaiting Israel's answer on elections in eastern Jerusalem

PA cabinet leader: We won't agree for eastern Jerusalem not to be included in elections.Dalit Halevi, 12/17/2019, 5:59 AM

PA demands: Hold elections in eastern Jerusalem as well

PA cabinet leader calls on international community to pressure Israel to allow PA elections to be held in eastern Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 12/11/2019, 6:18 AM

PA official lauds US resolution supporting 'two-state solution'

Mohammad Shtayyeh says House resolution in support of "two-state solution" is in harmony with international law.Elad Benari, 12/10/2019, 6:33 AM

PA calls to punish those dealing with 'settlement products'

PA cabinet leader says he will ask International Criminal Court to investigate the “settlements”.Ben Ariel, 11/21/2019, 6:39 AM

PA: Convene an international peace conference

PA cabinet leader calls to abandon bilateral negotiations with Israel and move to multilateral negotiations.Dalit Halevi, 10/31/2019, 5:30 AM

PA: Dry up the financial resources for 'settlements'

PA cabinet leader calls on European Union to boycott "settlement products" and work to dry their financial resources.Dalit Halevi, 10/25/2019, 4:34 AM

PA cabinet leader: Trump no longer an honest broker

Mohammed Shtayyeh urges US Congress members to pressure Trump administration to retract its “unilateral steps” towards the Palestinians.Elad Benari, 10/3/2019, 6:26 AM

PA cabinet head: Bibi and Benny is like Pepsi and Coke

Mohammad Shtayyeh downplays Israel's election, says neither candidate for PM has plan "to end the occupation".Elad Benari, 9/18/2019, 6:06 AM

PA: Jordan Valley an integral part of 'Palestine'

PA cabinet meets in Jordan Valley, where cabinet leader Mohammad Shtayyeh says presence of "settlers" in Judea and Samaria is illegal.Dalit Halevi, 9/17/2019, 3:12 AM

PA: Annexation will bring conflict back to the starting point

PA cabinet leader warns that applying Israeli sovereignty to Judea will be dangerous.Dalit Halevi, 9/3/2019, 4:08 AM

PA: Honduras recognition of Jerusalem a 'crime'

PA cabinet leader condemns Honduras for announcing opening of a diplomatic mission to Israel in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/31/2019, 1:22 AM

PA: We'll strengthen our presence in Judea and Samaria

PA cabinet leader announces intention to strengthen presence in all areas of Judea and Samaria in the wake of Israeli "attacks".Dalit Halevi, 8/6/2019, 5:02 AM

'Home demolitions were a despicable crime'

PA "prime minister" says that PA will treat all of Judea and Samaria areas as Area A.Dalit Halevi, 8/5/2019, 6:05 AM

PA: Building permits in Area C a 'dangerous precedent'

PA cabinet leader accuses Israel of striving to destroy the PA and the two-state solution by expanding the "settlements".Dalit Halevi, 8/1/2019, 4:15 AM

PA to file lawsuits against Israel's home demolitions

PA cabinet leader orders formation of committee to document the demolition of homes in eastern Jerusalem and file lawsuits.Dalit Halevi, 7/30/2019, 6:41 AM

PA: We have achieved a Palestinian demographic majority

PA cabinet leader claims there are now 6.8 million Arabs living between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea.Dalit Halevi, 7/12/2019, 6:04 AM

'Israel violates rights of Palestinian workers'

PA cabinet leader meets Canadian delegation, urges Canada to recognize "Palestine".Dalit Halevi, 7/11/2019, 6:08 AM

Jordan: No to deal that neglects Palestinian state

Jordanian PM meets PA cabinet leader, says Jordan will not accept solution that does not lead to creation of Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 7/8/2019, 5:41 AM

PA cabinet head threatens to sue those involved in 'settlements'

Mohammad Shtayyeh says PA will sue anyone involved in Israeli “settlement” issue, including diplomats.Elad Benari, 7/5/2019, 6:37 AM

PA cabinet leader: Bahrain conference is futile

Mohammad Shtayyeh denounces American workshop in Bahraini capital as mediocre.Elad Benari, 6/25/2019, 6:35 AM

PA cabinet head: US waging war against us

Mohammad Shtayyeh accuses United States of waging a financial and political war against the PA, reiterates rejection of peace plan.Elad Benari, 6/17/2019, 6:42 AM

PA: We will not agree to 'Deal of the Century'

PA cabinet leader rejects US peace plan, says Arabs will resist any pressure to accept it.Dalit Halevi, 6/14/2019, 5:35 AM

PA 'prime minister' blames Israel for financial woes

Mohammed Shtayyeh says PA's financial crisis caused by Israel offsetting terrorist salaries from PA tax funds.Elad Benari, 6/7/2019, 6:25 AM

Greenblatt to PA: Take responsibility for your economy

US envoy responds to PA cabinet leader who claimed in interview that the PA is on the verge of collapsing.Elad Benari, 6/6/2019, 12:35 AM

PA calls on Congress to pressure Trump

PA cabinet leader urges Congress members to pressure President Trump to change his policy toward the PA.Dalit Halevi, 5/31/2019, 4:12 AM

PA calls on Britain to recognize 'Palestine'

PA cabinet leader urges Britain recognize a Palestinian state in accordance with a resolution by its parliament.Dalit Halevi, 5/29/2019, 5:36 AM

PA: We will reexamine agreements with Israel

PA cabinet leader: It is impossible to continue recognizing Israel as long as it does not recognize us.Dalit Halevi, 5/26/2019, 6:38 AM

PA cabinet leader: Only political solution can end conflict

Mohammad Shtayyeh says only way to solve conflict with Israel is by ending "occupation" and establishing a Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 5/21/2019, 6:40 AM

PA: There will be no peace without 'right of return'

Speaking on Nakba Day, PA cabinet leader says that the return of the "refugees" is a condition for a political settlement.Dalit Halevi, 5/16/2019, 6:49 AM

PA accuses Israel of waging 'demographic and geographic war'

Palestinian Authority leader Mohammad Shtayyeh calls for unity - but says offer includes only those willing to recognize its authority.Dalit Halevi, 5/14/2019, 12:38 PM

PA cabinet head: Israel wants to destroy Palestinian economy

Mohammad Shtayyeh calls on World Bank to intervene in Israel’s deductions from the tax revenues it collects on behalf of the PA.Ben Ariel, 5/10/2019, 6:36 AM

PA plans to 'disconnect' from Israel

PA cabinet chief makes clear that the PA intends to gradually disengage from Israel and strengthen the local economy.Dalit Halevi, 4/30/2019, 6:29 AM

PA: Form coalition against the 'Deal of the Century'

PA cabinet chief threatens to re-examine relations with Israel, including on the diplomatic and security fronts.Dalit Halevi, 4/29/2019, 6:00 AM

Greenblatt to PA cabinet head: Try working with us

US envoy rips PA cabinet leader Mohammad Shtayyeh, who said the Trump administration’s peace plan will be “born dead”.Elad Benari, 4/18/2019, 6:06 AM

PA calls for European recognition of 'Palestine'

PA cabinet leader urges European countries to immediately recognize Palestine in order to save the two-state solution.Dalit Halevi, 4/18/2019, 4:13 AM

PA cabinet leader: Trump's peace plan will be 'born dead'

Mohammad Shtayyeh: Trump has no partners, everyone will reject his peace plan.Elad Benari, 4/17/2019, 2:09 AM

PA has plans to strengthen its hold on Jerusalem

New PA cabinet formulates plans to strengthen Palestinian steadfastness in Area C and in eastern Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 4/14/2019, 4:46 AM