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Fatah Leader: The battle will be over only when we 'remove' all Jews from 'Palestine'

Fatah Leader: The battle will be over only when we 'remove' all Jews from 'Palestine'

Fatah leader in Jenin says the “Occupation” will leave the area as all 'invaders' have done before.MEMRI, 05/10/2021 22:22
PA announces municipal elections to be held in December

PA announces municipal elections to be held in December

PA electoral commission says municipal elections will be held in PA-assigned areas of Judea and Samaria and Gaza, if Hamas allows the vote.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/09/2021 22:57
Terrorist prisoners threaten hunger strike

Terrorist prisoners threaten hunger strike

Fatah prisoners announce hunger strike that will begin on Friday. Smotrich: Let them starve to death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2021 05:21
Fatah: The prisoners who escaped are heroes

Fatah: The prisoners who escaped are heroes

Fatah, led by PA chairman, calls the terrorists who escaped Gilboa Prison "heroes" and calls for a popular uprising in support of them.Dalit Halevi, 09/09/2021 05:00
PA: The US alone cannot be in charge of the peace process

PA: The US alone cannot be in charge of the peace process

Senior PA official says Palestinian Arabs insist that any future peace talks with Israel be held as part of international peace conference.Elad Benari, 27/08/2021 06:02
Fatah: There will be no peace without return of 'refugees'

Fatah: There will be no peace without return of 'refugees'

Fatah movement led by Mahmoud Abbas stresses that the Temple Mount belongs only to Muslims.Dalit Halevi, 22/08/2021 04:40
PA to Europe: Boycott the 'settlements'

PA to Europe: Boycott the 'settlements'

Senior Fatah official calls on European governments to ban commercial dealings with the "settlements".Dalit Halevi, 22/07/2021 03:33
PA official: We will 'purge' Evyatar of 'settlers'

PA official: We will 'purge' Evyatar of 'settlers'

Deputy Fatah leader says Palestinians determined to continue the "popular resistance" until Evyatar is "cleansed" of settlers.Dalit Halevi, 04/07/2021 06:21
Fatah dismisses notion that Israeli government is 'fragile'

Fatah dismisses notion that Israeli government is 'fragile'

Fatah statement says Palestinians do not accept the claim that the Bennett government will not be able to make decisions.Dalit Halevi, 25/06/2021 06:07
Poll: Support for Hamas surges among Palestinian Arabs

Poll: Support for Hamas surges among Palestinian Arabs

About 53 percent of Palestinian Arabs believe Hamas is “most deserving of representing and leading the Palestinian people.”Ben Ariel, 16/06/2021 05:06
Fatah, Hamas indifferent towards new Israeli government

Fatah, Hamas indifferent towards new Israeli government

Abbas' spokesman: New government is an internal Israeli affair, our position has always been clear.Ben Ariel, 14/06/2021 06:05
Official PA position: 'Jerusalem is ours, it won't be divided in two'

Official PA position: 'Jerusalem is ours, it won't be divided in two'

"Moderate" Palestinian Authority remains wedded to "Palestine from the River to the Sea."Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/05/2021 20:09
ZOA urges President Biden to condemn PA incitement against Jews

ZOA urges President Biden to condemn PA incitement against Jews

“Stop falsely blaming the Jews," the Zionist Organization of America said, imploring the WH to denounce Abbas.Dan Verbin, 11/05/2021 15:13
PA official: Jerusalem is an essential part of our faith

PA official: Jerusalem is an essential part of our faith

Deputy Fatah leader: Holding elections in Jerusalem is a "political and sovereign issue not a technical or procedural issue".Dalit Halevi, 29/04/2021 02:00
'Palestinian elections are ultimately a matter for the Palestinian people'

'Palestinian elections are ultimately a matter for the Palestinian people'

State Department spokesman responds to presence of convicted terrorists in Fatah election slate.Elad Benari, 02/04/2021 06:03
Archterrorist Barghouti to challenge Abbas in PA election

Archterrorist Barghouti to challenge Abbas in PA election

Marwan Barghouti, who is serving five life sentences in Israel, to submit independent list for upcoming PA parliamentary election.Elad Benari, 31/03/2021 05:21
Archterrorist won't run separately in upcoming PA election

Archterrorist won't run separately in upcoming PA election

Senior Fatah official says prisoner Marwan Barghouti has accepted the Fatah movement's strategic concept, and will not run independently.Dalit Halevi, 22/03/2021 05:38
Abbas rival: He is a failed leader

Abbas rival: He is a failed leader

PA chairman's rival Mohammed Dahlan: All Abbas cares about is staying in power and tormenting his opponents.Elad Benari, 18/03/2021 06:15
PA tried to deceive the Biden administration

PA tried to deceive the Biden administration

Senior Hamas official says PA document sent to Biden which says Hamas supports a two-state solution is inaccurate.Dalit Halevi, 24/02/2021 05:07
Hamas won't nominate candidate for PA elections

Hamas won't nominate candidate for PA elections

In a likely boon for Abbas, Hamas has decided it will not be nominating a candidate for the PA “presidential elections”.Elad Benari, 23/02/2021 05:28
Abbas sends greetings to a convicted terrorist

Abbas sends greetings to a convicted terrorist

Senior member of Fatah meets Marwan Barghouti, who is serving several life sentences in Israel for planning terrorist attacks.Dalit Halevi, 12/02/2021 03:36
Jordan and Israel is now the only viable two-state solution

Jordan and Israel is now the only viable two-state solution

The PLO's first charter said that is does not exercise any sovereignty over the West Bank in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Op-ed.David Singer, 06/02/2021 22:00
The Palestinian Arabs demand Big Ben back

The Palestinian Arabs demand Big Ben back

"The Jerusalem Clock is hidden in London today" says Fatah (the PLO political party) in a post titled, "Jerusalem Stolen Clock". Op-ed.Daniel Greenfield, 03/02/2021 09:30
Hamas and Fatah to discuss joint election run

Hamas and Fatah to discuss joint election run

Representatives of PA organizations will meet in Cairo early in an effort to reach an understanding on holding general elections.Dalit Halevi, 01/02/2021 04:02
Archterrorist Barghouti to run for PA leadership

Archterrorist Barghouti to run for PA leadership

Senior Fatah official confirms that terrorist prisoner Marwan Barghouti is determined to run in PA election and replace Abbas.Dalit Halevi, 28/01/2021 05:23
Abbas archrival denied opportunity to run with Fatah

Abbas archrival denied opportunity to run with Fatah

Fatah movement turns down proposal made by Mohammed Dahlan to run on a joint list in the upcoming elections.Elad Benari, 27/01/2021 06:34
PA cabinet leader: Abbas will be our candidate in the elections

PA cabinet leader: Abbas will be our candidate in the elections

Mohammad Shtayyeh confirms that PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas will be Fatah’s candidate in the elections expected to be held in July.Elad Benari, 21/01/2021 06:41
PA official: Elections could take place in May

PA official: Elections could take place in May

Member of Fatah central committee says Abbas will meet with members of Elections Commission to set dates for elections.Ben Ariel, 15/01/2021 06:46
Hamas: Killers of Iranian scientist will 'pay the price'

Hamas: Killers of Iranian scientist will 'pay the price'

Senior Hamas official: If PA normalizes ties with Israel, it will be a partner in the plot to eliminate the Palestinian issue.Dalit Halevi, 07/12/2020 06:43
Hamas and Fatah discussing a political partnership

Hamas and Fatah discussing a political partnership

Senior representatives of Hamas and Fatah meet in Cairo to advance the reconciliation initiative.Dalit Halevi, 16/11/2020 04:37
Fatah: We will continue the fight against Israel

Fatah: We will continue the fight against Israel

The Fatah movement, headed by Mahmoud Abbas, vows to continue fighting Israel until a Palestinian state is established.Dalit Halevi, 15/11/2020 06:07
Fatah, Hamas say deal reached on PA elections

Fatah, Hamas say deal reached on PA elections

Officials from rival groups Hamas and Fatah say first PA elections in 15 years to be held within six months.AFP, 24/09/2020 15:15
PA security forces arrest supporters of Abbas rival

PA security forces arrest supporters of Abbas rival

Seven supporters of Mohammed Dahlan, longtime rival of PA chairman, arrested by PA security forces.Elad Benari, 22/09/2020 06:10
'Jews are our dogs': Fatah posts Bahraini children’s poem

'Jews are our dogs': Fatah posts Bahraini children’s poem

Official Fatah Facebook page shows text recited by girls in well-known children’s poem that includes words 'Jews are our dogs'.Palestinian Media Watch, 16/09/2020 12:16
PA official: UAE, Bahrain deals serve Trump's and Netanyahu's interests

PA official: UAE, Bahrain deals serve Trump's and Netanyahu's interests

Deputy Fatah leader claims US-brokered normalization between Arab states and Israel intended for political interests of Trump and Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 14/09/2020 06:42
Young Israel condemns Fatah for praising Munich Olympics terrorists

Young Israel condemns Fatah for praising Munich Olympics terrorists

Olympic Committee asked to ban PA after ruling Fatah party says 1972 Munich Massacre 'embodied meaning of courage and boldness.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2020 16:40
Fatah lauds Munich Olympics terrorists as 'courageous heroes'

Fatah lauds Munich Olympics terrorists as 'courageous heroes'

Palestinian Authority's ruling Fatah party praises terrorists who massacred Israeli athletes at 1972 Munich Olympics as 'courageous heroes'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/09/2020 11:14
Hamas and Fatah underline rejection of Israel-UAE deal

Hamas and Fatah underline rejection of Israel-UAE deal

Abbas at virtual conference attended by Hamas leader: We will never accept the United States as the sole mediator for negotiations.Ben Ariel, 04/09/2020 06:35
Palestinian Arabs protest Israel-UAE agreement

Palestinian Arabs protest Israel-UAE agreement

Members of both Hamas and Fatah take part in protest against Israel-UAE normalization agreement.Elad Benari, 20/08/2020 06:40
PA official: Some parties are mediating between Israel and the PA

PA official: Some parties are mediating between Israel and the PA

Deputy Fatah chairman claims parties are mediating between Israel and the PA leadership in an attempt to revive the peace process.Elad Benari, 06/08/2020 06:36
Abbas to give a speech in Gaza

Abbas to give a speech in Gaza

Fatah and Hamas agree to hold anti-sovereignty event in the Gaza Strip, in which PA chairman will speak.Dalit Halevi, 21/07/2020 01:06
Abbas calls for release of terrorist who contracted COVID-19

Abbas calls for release of terrorist who contracted COVID-19

PA chairman calls for an “international campaign” for immediate release of Fatah terrorist who is suffering from cancer and coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2020 05:43
PA lauds Fatah’s 'military activity, armed struggle, lengthy people’s war'

PA lauds Fatah’s 'military activity, armed struggle, lengthy people’s war'

PA lauds Fatah’s 'military activity, armed struggle, and lengthy people’s war'Mordechai Sones, 07/07/2020 21:06
Islamic Jihad sets conditions for Palestinian reconciliation

Islamic Jihad sets conditions for Palestinian reconciliation

Senior Islamic Jihad official calls on PA to cease punitive measures against the Gaza Strip.Dalit Halevi, 06/07/2020 06:06
Russia welcomes Fatah-Hamas pledge of unity against sovereignty

Russia welcomes Fatah-Hamas pledge of unity against sovereignty

Russia welcomes pledge of unity between Fatah and Hamas against Israel's plans to apply sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/07/2020 23:41
Abbas adviser: 'Collusion' between US and Israel must be exposed

Abbas adviser: 'Collusion' between US and Israel must be exposed

PA chairman's adviser Nabil Shaath says Arabs are ready to confront any "Israeli annexation".Elad Benari, 03/07/2020 06:36
Fatah military wing: We're ready to carry out attacks

Fatah military wing: We're ready to carry out attacks

Senior Fatah official: The enemy understands only force, we're ready for military resistance.Dalit Halevi, 03/07/2020 04:32
Joint List chairman participates in conference with Fatah and Hamas

Joint List chairman participates in conference with Fatah and Hamas

Likud party furious after MK Ayman Odeh participates via video in joint Fatah-Hamas conference against sovereignty.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/07/2020 16:07
Fatah, Hamas pledge 'unity' against Israeli sovereignty

Fatah, Hamas pledge 'unity' against Israeli sovereignty

Rival factions pledge united effort against Israel's prospective plans to apply sovereignty at Ramallah event. Joint List MK Odeh attends.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/07/2020 14:53
'We prefer popular resistance but our fingers are on the triggers'

'We prefer popular resistance but our fingers are on the triggers'

Fatah official Jibril Rajoub: We do not believe in transition to the bloody square, but that may change if Israel applies sovereignty.Elad Benari, 22/06/2020 04:37
Fatah warns of violence if Israel applies sovereignty

Fatah warns of violence if Israel applies sovereignty

Movement headed by PA chairman warns Israel of widespread violence if it annexes territories in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 13/05/2020 06:40
PLO says cessation of payments to convicted terrorists is 'declaration of war' by Israel

PLO says cessation of payments to convicted terrorists is 'declaration of war' by Israel

Palestine Liberation Organization: Israel paints violent 'struggle' as terrorism, order to cease paying terrorists is 'declaration of war.'Dalit Halevi, 09/05/2020 23:54
Fatah: Israel responsible for spreading coronavirus

Fatah: Israel responsible for spreading coronavirus

Senior member of Abbas' Fatah blames Israel for spreading coronavirus in PA territory.Dalit Halevi, 14/04/2020 05:38
Palestinian Authority demands release of security prisoners

Palestinian Authority demands release of security prisoners

The Palestinian Authority demands release of all security prisoners due to alleged fear of coronavirus.Dalit Halevi, 22/03/2020 00:19
Fatah supports child soldiers and child martyrdom

Fatah supports child soldiers and child martyrdom

Fatah supports child soldiers and child martyrdom, boy wants to avenge murderer Abu Laila, 'shoot Jews', 'die for Jerusalem'.Palestinian Media Watch, 20/02/2020 13:31
Anti-Semitic Fatah tweet removed

Anti-Semitic Fatah tweet removed

Strategic Affairs Minister: While Abbas talks about peace at the UN his party posts nauseating hatred of Jews.Yoni Kempinski, 12/02/2020 15:17
Trump Plan to end Jewish-Arab conflict sees PLO implode 

Trump Plan to end Jewish-Arab conflict sees PLO implode 

The PLO considers Israel's existence one of its historic compromises - except it hasn't compromised an inch. David Singer, 07/02/2020 11:08