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PA closes news agency, summons its director for questioning

PA closes news agency, summons its director for questioning

The owner of the JMedia agency was recently arrested for protesting killing of activist Nizar Banat.Elad Benari, 28/07/2021 02:02
PA: Boycott the settlements

PA: Boycott the settlements

PA cabinet leader praises Ben & Jerry's boycott and calls on other companies to follow suit.Dalit Halevi, 27/07/2021 04:02
PA welcomes UNHRC probe of Israeli 'violations'

PA welcomes UNHRC probe of Israeli 'violations'

PA welcomes formation of commission headed by Navi Pillay to investigate alleged “Israeli violations” of Palestinian Arab rights.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/07/2021 01:39
US to delay reopening of consulate in Jerusalem

US to delay reopening of consulate in Jerusalem

Biden administration agrees to Israeli request and will hold off on reopening US consulate in Jerusalem until after budget passes.Elad Benari, 22/07/2021 05:41
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 welcomes Ben & Jerry's boycott of Judea and Samaria

PA welcomes Ben & Jerry's boycott of Judea and Samaria

PA says Ben & Jerry's decision to halt sales in Judea and Samaria is "moral and legal".Elad Benari, 21/07/2021 06:11
PA: Jewish presence on the Temple Mount is a 'provocation'

PA: Jewish presence on the Temple Mount is a 'provocation'

PA blames the Israeli government for "provocations" and "escalation" on the Temple Mount.Dalit Halevi, 19/07/2021 05:31
PA, US discussing resumption of negotiations

PA, US discussing resumption of negotiations

PA officials meet US envoy, discuss with him their demands for the resumption of negotiations with Israel.Dalit Halevi, 15/07/2021 04:38
ANALYSIS: Does Abbas really want peace with Israel?

ANALYSIS: Does Abbas really want peace with Israel?

Is Abbas' call to Herzog genuine? Or is he making peace offers to Israel because he’s in serious trouble at home?Yochanan Visser, 13/07/2021 16:43
PA: Freezing of money for terrorists is 'racism'

PA: Freezing of money for terrorists is 'racism'

Senior PA official calls Bennett government's decision to freeze terrorist funds a "racist behavior" and a "robbery".Dalit Halevi, 12/07/2021 04:09
Erdogan to Abbas: We will not remain silent about Israel's atrocities

Erdogan to Abbas: We will not remain silent about Israel's atrocities

Turkish President hosts PA chairman, says Turkey will not remain silent against the “Israeli oppression” of Palestinian Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2021 06:21
PA Prime Minister: Israel's purpose - serving Western interests

PA Prime Minister: Israel's purpose - serving Western interests

PA Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh claimed there was 'no connection between Israelis and the Jews, descendants of the Khazars.'MEMRI, 07/07/2021 09:02
PA seeks international protection

PA seeks international protection

PA "ministry of foreign affairs" calls on international community to sanction Israel.Dalit Halevi, 06/07/2021 23:58
Abbas seeks Canadian pressure on Israel

Abbas seeks Canadian pressure on Israel

PA chairman meets Canadian Foreign Minister, calls on Canada to pressure Israel to stop "aggression" against the Palestinians.Dalit Halevi, 06/07/2021 04:36
UN urges PA to ensure safety of protesters

UN urges PA to ensure safety of protesters

UN human rights chief's call comes after security forces and supporters of chairman Mahmoud Abbas attacked demonstrators over the weekend.Elad Benari, 02/07/2021 05:07
PA: Israeli government ministers complicit in a war crime

PA: Israeli government ministers complicit in a war crime

PA blames all Israeli government ministers for "crime of ethnic cleansing".Dalit Halevi, 28/06/2021 03:29
PA livid after Honduras opens embassy in Jerusalem

PA livid after Honduras opens embassy in Jerusalem

PA claims the President of Honduras decided to move his country's embassy to Jerusalem for personal reasons.Dalit Halevi, 25/06/2021 02:03
Other nations keen on getting Israel vaccines after PA reneges on deal

Other nations keen on getting Israel vaccines after PA reneges on deal

After the P.A. insisted on 'renegotiating' vaccine sharing deal, other nations were quick to react, expressing interest in the offer.ILTV, 23/06/2021 10:02
EU official calls for review of conditions of educational aid to PA

EU official calls for review of conditions of educational aid to PA

European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement calls on EU to review conditions by which it gives funding to education in the PA.Ben Ariel, 22/06/2021 05:39
'Time for PA leaders to focus on helping their people'

'Time for PA leaders to focus on helping their people'

Former envoy Dennis Ross criticizes PA leadership for refusing to accept COVID-19 vaccine doses from Israel.Elad Benari, 21/06/2021 06:37
PA: Bennett government is 'extremist', encourages terrorism

PA: Bennett government is 'extremist', encourages terrorism

PA "foreign ministry" accuses Israeli government of encouraging Jews to carry out "attacks" against Palestinians.Dalit Halevi, 21/06/2021 05:12
PA criticized for accepting vaccines from Israel

PA criticized for accepting vaccines from Israel

Political officials demand establishment of commission to probe Israel-PA COVID-19 vaccine deal.Dalit Halevi, 20/06/2021 05:34
Biden admin gives Israel a reprieve on PA issue

Biden admin gives Israel a reprieve on PA issue

Report: US has conveyed a message to Israel that it will not bother the new government on Palestinian Arab issue until a budget is passed.Elad Benari, Canada, 19/06/2021 02:18
PA cancels COVID-19 vaccine deal with Israel

PA cancels COVID-19 vaccine deal with Israel

PA cancels agreement to receive doses of Pfizer vaccine from Israel due to the fact that many of them are due to expire.Elad Benari, Canada, 18/06/2021 20:28
PA: Stop the military aid to Israel

PA: Stop the military aid to Israel

PA "foreign minister" calls to dry up Israel's financial resources and stop the military aid to it.Dalit Halevi, 09/06/2021 06:34
PA condemns 'settlements'

PA condemns 'settlements'

PA "foreign ministry" calls Judea and Samaria communities a "war crime" and a "crime against humanity."Dalit Halevi, 03/06/2021 04:36
Kuwait: We're committed to the 'Palestinian cause'

Kuwait: We're committed to the 'Palestinian cause'

Kuwait PM meets PA cabinet leader, expresses support for "the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people."Elad Benari, 02/06/2021 06:42
Palestinian Arabs happy with Biden

Palestinian Arabs happy with Biden

PA "Jerusalem affairs minister" calls on US administration to pressure Israel to stop its policy of "displacing" Palestinians.Dalit Halevi, 27/05/2021 03:32
PA organizations declare 'day of rage'

PA organizations declare 'day of rage'

National and Islamic forces announce their intention to expand the scope of clashes with IDF forces and "settlers".Dalit Halevi, 25/05/2021 03:10
PA incitement continues after elimination of terrorist

PA incitement continues after elimination of terrorist

PA news agency accuses "settler" and IDF of killing a Palestinian Arab woman without stating that she carried out a shooting attack.Dalit Halevi, 20/05/2021 04:02
PA: We will win the battle of Al-Quds

PA: We will win the battle of Al-Quds

PA "foreign minister": Israel has not learned from the past and continues to try to Judaize Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 12/05/2021 06:09
PA: All the settlements are 'illegal'

PA: All the settlements are 'illegal'

PA chairman's spokesman claims that Arab residents of Jerusalem have emerged victorious.Dalit Halevi, 10/05/2021 05:12
Abbas blames Israel for Jerusalem violence

Abbas blames Israel for Jerusalem violence

PA chairman urges international community to responsibility and "stop the aggression."Elad Benari, Canada, 07/05/2021 22:25
PA complains to ICC over evacuation in Sheikh Jarrah

PA complains to ICC over evacuation in Sheikh Jarrah

PA lodges complaint with International Criminal Court over "forced eviction of Arab families."Dalit Halevi, 06/05/2021 05:03
Middle East expert: Did PA cancel elections from fear of Hamas?

Middle East expert: Did PA cancel elections from fear of Hamas?

While Abbas accused Israel of preventing elections, insiders are questioning if it was his fear of Hamas that prompted the cancellation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2021 14:12
Abbas declares state of emergency

Abbas declares state of emergency

It is unclear whether the move is related to the postponement of the Palestinian parliamentary elections.Elad Benari, 04/05/2021 04:08
Petition to Supreme Court: Put end to PA invasion near Ariel

Petition to Supreme Court: Put end to PA invasion near Ariel

The state has enacted an order against PA takeover of government-owned lands, but the Civil Administration has failed to enforce it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2021 20:03
Hamas threatens confrontation with PA

Hamas threatens confrontation with PA

Senior Hamas official threatens to take to the streets and clash with PA after Abbas decides to postpone parliamentary elections.Dalit Halevi, 30/04/2021 05:14
Official: Abbas postpones PA elections

Official: Abbas postpones PA elections

PA chairman officially announces that the PA elections will be postponed, cites Israel refusal to permit Jerusalem Arabs to vote.Elad Benari, 30/04/2021 00:47
Is PA delaying elections due to E. Jerusalem or fears of losing?

Is PA delaying elections due to E. Jerusalem or fears of losing?

With PA general elections delayed till May 22 and Arab officials placing blame with Israel, will Hamas come out the big winner?i24NEWS, 28/04/2021 10:54
PA leadership to discuss postponement of elections

PA leadership to discuss postponement of elections

The PA has threatened to cancel the May elections if Israel does not permit Arabs residing in eastern Jerusalem to vote.Elad Benari, 27/04/2021 04:04
Facebook thwarts hacking network used by PA intelligence services

Facebook thwarts hacking network used by PA intelligence services

Facebook says elements linked to PA security services used fake accounts to target journalists and government critics.Elad Benari, 22/04/2021 04:35
The PA's attempt to undermine Israeli construction in Judea & Samaria

The PA's attempt to undermine Israeli construction in Judea & Samaria

The PA's Min. of Foreign Affairs set out for EU on mission to pressure local leaders against Israeli construction in Judea & Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 20/04/2021 21:00
PA receives 72,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine

PA receives 72,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine

The shipment is part of the international COVAX initiative.Elad Benari, 20/04/2021 06:32
Jewish organizations to DM Benny Gantz: 'Don't let PA reward terrorists'

Jewish organizations to DM Benny Gantz: 'Don't let PA reward terrorists'

Last week the PA paid terrorists who had murdered Jews for the first time since it was designated a criminal act to do so.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2021 19:15
PA praises Canadian party's anti-Israel resolution

PA praises Canadian party's anti-Israel resolution

PA “foreign affairs ministry” praises New Democratic Party for approving resolution calling for an end to “Israeli occupation”.Elad Benari, 12/04/2021 06:12
'Abbas is a partner, he has proven that he is against violence'

'Abbas is a partner, he has proven that he is against violence'

Outgoing Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories: PA chairman should be treated differently.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/04/2021 01:07
PA: Israel blackmailing countries for vaccines

PA: Israel blackmailing countries for vaccines

PA "foreign minister" accuses Israel of exploiting the spread of COVID-19 to collect a political price by providing vaccines to countries.Dalit Halevi, 02/04/2021 05:37
US report: PA tortured attendees at 2019 Bahrain workshop

US report: PA tortured attendees at 2019 Bahrain workshop

State Department report on human rights finds PA took action against Palestinian Arabs who took part in peace workshop in Bahrain in 2019.Elad Benari, 02/04/2021 05:21
PA calls Jews visiting Temple Mount a 'provocation'

PA calls Jews visiting Temple Mount a 'provocation'

Official PA news agency condemns visit of Jews to Judaism's holiest site over Passover holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/03/2021 17:34
Israel revokes PA foreign minister's travel pass, law professor says: 'Good first move'

Israel revokes PA foreign minister's travel pass, law professor says: 'Good first move'

After PA foreign minister asked ICC chief prosecutor to accelerate anti-Israel case, his travel pass was revoked & he returned empty-handed.ILTV, 24/03/2021 13:35
Israeli medical official says 'PA Arabs learning from Israel's medical advances'

Israeli medical official says 'PA Arabs learning from Israel's medical advances'

Israeli hospitals are helping the PA's vaccination drive - despite claims of racism and 'Vaccine Apartheid' by the PA.ILTV, 22/03/2021 22:57
Israeli Arab activist: 'Israel helping PA Arabs - not the PA'

Israeli Arab activist: 'Israel helping PA Arabs - not the PA'

Despite international criticism signaling out Israel, Arab-Israel activist tells UN the Jewish State is doing more for Arabs than the PA.ILTV, 18/03/2021 18:00
PA condemns Kosovo over Jerusalem embassy

PA condemns Kosovo over Jerusalem embassy

Abbas spokesman says Kosovo's move is a violation of international law.Elad Benari, 16/03/2021 04:30
PA announces COVID-19 lockdown

PA announces COVID-19 lockdown

Lockdown to be imposed in all parts of Judea and Samaria starting Monday, due to rise in coronavirus-related deaths and infection rates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2021 06:50
PA, Arab League denounce Czech Republic for opening Jerusalem office

PA, Arab League denounce Czech Republic for opening Jerusalem office

Palestinian Authority and Arab League say Czech Republic’s opening of diplomatic office in Jerusalem violates international law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2021 05:37
PA willing to cooperate with ICC probe of Israel

PA willing to cooperate with ICC probe of Israel

PA cabinet leader Mohammad Shtayyeh praises ICC chief prosecutor's "courage" in deciding to probe Israeli "war crimes".Elad Benari, 10/03/2021 03:00