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Two news articles, seven big Palestinian lies

Two news articles, seven big Palestinian lies

Two foaming-at-the-mouth essays appeared on November 3 in the Palestinian Arab newspaper, Al-Hayat Al-Jadida. All lies. Op-ed.Stephen M. Flatow, 08/11/2020 19:33
PA to Britain: Recognize 'Palestine'

PA to Britain: Recognize 'Palestine'

PA calls on Britain to rectify the "mistake" of the Balfour Declaration by recognizing a Palestinian state.Dalit Halevi, 03/11/2020 06:37
PA Arabs sue Britain over Balfour Declaration

PA Arabs sue Britain over Balfour Declaration

Lawsuit filed against Britain in PA court in Nablus over 1917 Balfour Declaration for support of a Jewish home.AFP, 22/10/2020 20:55
Fatah calls Israel a 'terrorist racist entity'

Fatah calls Israel a 'terrorist racist entity'

As the 102nd anniversary of the Balfour Declaration approaches, Fatah calls it a 'historic crime' against humanity.Dalit Halevi, 02/11/2019 22:30
Hamas: Britain committed 'historic massacre' of Palestinians

Hamas: Britain committed 'historic massacre' of Palestinians

On anniversary of Balfour Declaration, Hamas demands that Britain apologize and help the "refugees" return.Dalit Halevi, 04/11/2018 03:45
Why Gazan soccer fans could not find a FIFA team to support

Why Gazan soccer fans could not find a FIFA team to support

The 1917 Balfour Declaration has never been forgotten or forgiven by the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO) and Hamas, whose 2018 Gazan supporters do not want to root for a country that voted for it. David Singer, 24/07/2018 16:20
Ramallah shoe store demands apology for Balfour Declaration

Ramallah shoe store demands apology for Balfour Declaration

Ramallah store: British and American customers can enter - if they apologize for Balfour Declaration and Trump’s Jerusalem recognition.Elad Benari, 02/01/2018 03:42
Don't thank Trump, bless him

Don't thank Trump, bless him

Rabbi Kook refused to thank His Majesty’s Government for the Balfour Declaration. Instead, he blessed them. Daniel Pinner, 17/12/2017 23:53
'I told Trump he's about to make history'

'I told Trump he's about to make history'

Netanyahu hails President Trump's historic decision on the Israeli capital.Tzvi Lev, 07/12/2017 19:53
Just how important was Jewish underground in WWI?

Just how important was Jewish underground in WWI?

Brig. Gen. Yaakov Amidror says British forces found assistance from Jewish underground network invaluable in helping to oust Ottomans.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2017 18:16
A century of Balfour

A century of Balfour

The Balfour Declaration was an emotional impetus to the idea that the exile of Israel could and would diminish and end.Rabbi Berel Wein, 11/11/2017 22:16
The words MK Edelstein would add to the Balfour Declaration

The words MK Edelstein would add to the Balfour Declaration

Knesset Speaker marks festive Knesset 100th anniversary of Balfour Declaration offering short updated addition to historic declaration.Mordechai Sones, 07/11/2017 19:17
'Palestinians are going backwards 100 years'

'Palestinians are going backwards 100 years'

PM says Balfour paved way for international recognition of Israel, Arab refusal to accept Jewish rights root cause of conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/11/2017 18:41
UK Jewish community leaders meet PM Netanyahu

UK Jewish community leaders meet PM Netanyahu

Board of Deputies President Arkush expresses appreciation for Netanyahu's willingness to speak directly with British Jewish leaders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/11/2017 12:46
Balfour would never be approved today

Balfour would never be approved today

The British changed their tune and the world sings along. Giulio Meotti, 05/11/2017 08:32
Will PA sue Britain?

Will PA sue Britain?

Pro-PA experts on international law support legal proceedings against Britain over the Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 05/11/2017 06:39
London: Thousands protest PM Netanyahu's visit

London: Thousands protest PM Netanyahu's visit

Muslims and anti-Israel protesters protest PM Netanyahu's visit to London, wave PLO flags.Ido Ben Porat, 04/11/2017 20:05
British Labour leader: Let's recognize 'Palestine'

British Labour leader: Let's recognize 'Palestine'

Jeremy Corbyn calls for the UK to mark the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration by recognizing “Palestine”.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/11/2017 22:33
Former Hamas leader: We will trample Balfour Declaration

Former Hamas leader: We will trample Balfour Declaration

Khaled Mashaal says Palestinian Arabs will forcefully cancel the 1917 Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 03/11/2017 06:06
Danon to PA: Learn history

Danon to PA: Learn history

UN committee discusses impact of Balfour Declaration on Palestinian people. Danon: An example of Palestinian incitement.Nitsan Keidar, 03/11/2017 05:08
May: Apologize for Balfour Declaration? Absolutely not

May: Apologize for Balfour Declaration? Absolutely not

British Prime Minister rejects PA demand to apologize for the Balfour Declaration, but also calls for Palestinian state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/11/2017 01:07
Reflections on the Balfour Declaration

Reflections on the Balfour Declaration

WWI was devastating for European Jews and not much better world Jewry. The Balfour Declaration seemed like a dream. Larry Domnitch, 02/11/2017 23:57
'If you threaten us, you will disappear'

'If you threaten us, you will disappear'

Transport Minister at Balfour celebration slams PA and its allies for attempting to erase Jewish history and rights, warns Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2017 20:42
Congress to recognize centenary of Balfour Declaration

Congress to recognize centenary of Balfour Declaration

Bipartisan Senate resolution calls for recognition of 100th anniversary of signing of Balfour Declaration, affirms US support for Israel.JTA, 02/11/2017 20:35
Netanyahu joins British PM for Balfour centenary dinner

Netanyahu joins British PM for Balfour centenary dinner

PM May will reportedly speak of Britain's 'pioneering role' in creation of Israel, and warn against a 'pernicious form of anti-Semitism.'AFP, 02/11/2017 12:03
Balfour Declaration falsehoods

Balfour Declaration falsehoods

The lies that fuel Jew-hatred and Israel-bashing. David Singer, 02/11/2017 07:19
PA demands apology for Balfour Declaration

PA demands apology for Balfour Declaration

On 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, the PA demands an apology and compensation from Britain.Dalit Halevi, 02/11/2017 03:09
PM: Arab refusal to accept Israel is the real 'tragedy'

PM: Arab refusal to accept Israel is the real 'tragedy'

Netanyahu departs to London for centenary of Balfour Declaration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2017 21:00
Netanyahus leave for historical London event

Netanyahus leave for historical London event

PM Netanyahu and his wife Sara to mark 100 years since historical Balfour Declaration in London, hold diplomatic and economic meetings.Chana Roberts, 01/11/2017 14:56
British Labour member: Time to recognize 'Palestine'

British Labour member: Time to recognize 'Palestine'

Emily Thornberry says UK government should mark the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration by formally recognizing Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 31/10/2017 06:14
MK Bahloul angers Labor chairman

MK Bahloul angers Labor chairman

Arab MK won't attend Knesset session marking Balfour Declaration's 100th anniversary. Gabbay's associates: This will be his last term.Nitsan Keidar, 31/10/2017 03:50
Anti-Balfour campaign ‘breaches rules’, say Transport for London

Anti-Balfour campaign ‘breaches rules’, say Transport for London

Black cabs bearing 'Make It Right' anti-Israel ads unfit to hire passengers until wording removed.Mordechai Sones, 30/10/2017 21:31
British Foreign Secretary 'proud' of Balfour Declaration

British Foreign Secretary 'proud' of Balfour Declaration

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says he's proud of his country's role in helping create the State of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2017 05:42
A primer on the Balfour Declaration, the Arabs, the UN and peace

A primer on the Balfour Declaration, the Arabs, the UN and peace

The greatest obstacle to peace is in the title of this article. As the centenary approaches, it is important to know the facts. David Singer, 29/10/2017 07:57
Fatah continues campaign against Balfour Declaration

Fatah continues campaign against Balfour Declaration

Abbas's movement calls on Britain to apologize for the 1917 Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 26/10/2017 05:16
London rejects anti-Israel ad campaign

London rejects anti-Israel ad campaign

Ahead of Balfour Declaration centennial, British officials don't take kindly to efforts painting the Declaration as a 'crime.'Tal Polon, 19/10/2017 09:30
Arabs demand apology for 'crime' of Balfour Declaration

Arabs demand apology for 'crime' of Balfour Declaration

Palestinian Arab groups say Britain must correct the mistake of the Balfour Declaration by supporting a Palestinian state.Dalit Halevi, 19/10/2017 04:42
Did WWI Jewish underground push the Balfour Declaration forward?

Did WWI Jewish underground push the Balfour Declaration forward?

New study shows WWI-era Jewish spy network may have played key role in advancing the document which helped create Jewish state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2017 13:04
Gaza: Thousands walk on 'Balfour Declaration' carpet

Gaza: Thousands walk on 'Balfour Declaration' carpet

Gazan film festival features 328-foot-long carpet with the words 'Balfour Declaration' on it.Dalit Halevi, 14/05/2017 07:03
Moments in History: What Led up to the Declaration of Israel

Moments in History: What Led up to the Declaration of Israel

What actually happened to form the State of Israel? Balfour, Partition and more.Hillel Fendel, 02/05/2017 07:37
United Nations alters Balfour Declaration parliamentary records

United Nations alters Balfour Declaration parliamentary records

Palestinian tampering with history seems to have reached the rewriting of UN material. David Singer, 27/04/2017 08:27
Britain refuses to apologize for Balfour Declaraion

Britain refuses to apologize for Balfour Declaraion

British government rejects PA request for apology over historical document, says it is proud of the role Britain played in birth of Israel.JTA, 25/04/2017 19:56
'Britain must compensate Palestinians for Balfour Declaration'

'Britain must compensate Palestinians for Balfour Declaration'

PLO official calls on Britain to recognize Palestine in compensation for Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 04/03/2017 23:01
Britain rebuffs Abbas call to apologize for Balfour Declaration

Britain rebuffs Abbas call to apologize for Balfour Declaration

The Balfour Declaration, read closely, does much more than grant the Jews a right to their ancestral home. David Singer, 23/12/2016 12:14
British PM praises Israel, blasts Labour Party anti-Semitism

British PM praises Israel, blasts Labour Party anti-Semitism

Theresa May, condemns the rise of anti-Semitism in Britain and calls Balfour Declaration “one of the most important letters in history".Shlomo Vile, 12/12/2016 23:02
PM: Push for Britain to apologize for Balfour shows why no peace

PM: Push for Britain to apologize for Balfour shows why no peace

PM Netanyahu says PA campaign to force Britain to apologize for Balfour Declaration further proof it is not willing to accept Jewish State.Gary Willig, 08/12/2016 18:55
'Balfour Declaration the crime of the century'

'Balfour Declaration 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, 03/11/2016 05:14
PLO calls for Britain apology for Balfour

PLO calls for Britain apology for Balfour

The PLO is launching a year-long campaign to force Great Britain to apologize for the "crime" of the Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevy, 31/10/2016 22:16
Abbas: Israel destroying two-state solution

Abbas: Israel destroying two-state solution

'Israeli settlers are just like terrorists', says PA president at UN. Abbas demands UK apologize for Balfour Declaration.Yoni Kempinski, A7 Staff, 22/09/2016 20:08
Foreign Ministry chief blasts initiative to sue UK

Foreign Ministry chief blasts initiative to sue UK

Dr. Dore Gold: PA initiative to sue UK over Balfour Declaration shows its refusal to accept the Jewish people's connection to Israel.Ben Ariel, 29/07/2016 04:15
Netanyahu: PA attempt to sue Britain will fail

Netanyahu: PA attempt to sue Britain will fail

Netanyahu says the PA's intentions to sue Britain over the Balfour Declaration shows it is not interested in peace.Elad Benari, 27/07/2016 06:12
PA wants to sue Britain for Balfour declaration

PA wants to sue Britain for Balfour declaration

At an Arab League conference, PA Minister tells of plan to sue the UK for Balfour declaration, which called for 'national home' for Jews.Shimon Cohen, 26/07/2016 07:52
PA wants to sue Britain over Balfour Declaration

PA wants to sue Britain 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, 25/07/2016 22:27
To Danny Danon: A reasonable interpretation of the Palestine Mandate

To Danny Danon: A reasonable interpretation of the Palestine Mandate

This is a factual must read which imparts a clear grasp of the legal rights of the Jews to a renewed Jewish state - and where it was to be. Wallace Edward Brand, JD, 23/06/2016 07:26
Balfour Declaration en route to Israel?

Balfour Declaration en route to Israel?

Israeli diplomat in Britain raises possibility the document could travel to Israel for centenary in 2017.Arutz Sheva staff, 05/11/2015 19:53
Hamas demands British apology

Hamas demands British apology

Hamas demands that Britain apologize for 1917 declaration of support for a homeland for the Jewish people in the Land of Israel.Dalit Halevi, 03/11/2015 04:12
Hamas: 'Intifada' killed the Balfour Declaration

Hamas: 'Intifada' killed the Balfour Declaration

Hamas paper praises mass funeral for terrorists in Hevron, says city declared 'this is Arab land, there will be no Jewish homeland.'Dalit Halevy, 02/11/2015 10:23