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PA disappointed by Biden administration

PA disappointed by Biden administration

PLO leadership disappointed at the slow pace of political activity under the Biden administration.Dalit Halevi, 19/10/2021 04:04
How the IDF's counter-terrorism raids keep the PA afloat

How the IDF's counter-terrorism raids keep the PA afloat

Israel cooperates with the PA to keep Hamas under control in the 'West Bank', and prevent it from amassing the forces to take over. Op-ed.Yaakov Lappin, 17/10/2021 09:10
PA to Bennett: Occupation is terrorism

PA to Bennett: Occupation is terrorism

Abbas spokesman attacks Bennett's remarks that a Palestinian would become a state of terror.Dalit Halevi, 10/10/2021 23:57
Abbas to Al-Sisi: We're ready to achieve peace with Israel

Abbas to Al-Sisi: We're ready to achieve peace with Israel

PA chairman tells Egyptian President the PA is ready to resume peace talks under the auspices of the Middle East Quartet.Ben Ariel, 08/10/2021 06:43
Yesha Council head slams government ministers for meeting with Mahmoud Abbas

Yesha Council head slams government ministers for meeting with Mahmoud Abbas

First Defense Minister Benny Gantz and now Health Minister Nitzan Horowitz along with other Meretz MKs... PM Bennett gives a green light.Hezki Baruch, 03/10/2021 20:28
PA: Bennett is responsible for war crimes

PA: Bennett is responsible for war crimes

PA "foreign ministry" accuses Prime Minister Naftali Bennett of direct responsibility for "war crimes" by the IDF and the settlers.Dalit Halevi, 30/09/2021 06:54
PA: Hamas terrorists who were eliminated by Israel were 'executed'

PA: Hamas terrorists who were eliminated by Israel were 'executed'

Office of PA chairman accuses Israel of "executing" terrorists who planned attacks in Israel.Dalit Halevi, 27/09/2021 02:02
Gantz responds to Abbas: It will be difficult to get off that ledge

Gantz responds to Abbas: It will be difficult to get off that ledge

Defense Minister criticizes PA chairman's threat to Israel, but adds he would continue to meet with him if necessary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2021 04:39
Abbas: Israel 'destroying the two-state solution'

Abbas: Israel 'destroying the two-state solution'

In UN address, PA chairman gives Israel ultimatum: Withdraw from our lands or we'll rescind recognition of Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/09/2021 20:10
Abbas to threaten dissolution of PA if no state formed

Abbas to threaten dissolution of PA if no state formed

In UN speech, PA chairman will threaten that PA will be dissolved if a Palestinian state isn't formed.Dalit Halevi, 24/09/2021 04:04
PA official: Israeli merchants 'harvest' terrorists' organs for 'settlers,' soldiers

PA official: Israeli merchants 'harvest' terrorists' organs for 'settlers,' soldiers

Senior PA official rehashes the blood harvesting libel in an official TV presentation.MEMRI, 22/09/2021 09:41
Germany, PA sign cooperation agreement

Germany, PA sign cooperation agreement

$117 million agreement will see German investment in areas under PA control.Elad Benari, 20/09/2021 05:42
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
Meretz Minister: Netanyahu offered the PA 800 million shekels

Meretz Minister: Netanyahu offered the PA 800 million shekels

Minister of Regional Cooperation Esawi Frej says Netanyahu offered the PA a larger loan than the one given to it by the current government.Ido Ben Porat, 05/09/2021 05:36
PA seeks to bring Gantz to ICC

PA seeks to bring Gantz to ICC

About a week after Gantz's meeting with Abbas, PA attacks Gantz and calls for an investigation into Israel in The Hague.Dalit Halevi, 05/09/2021 04:18
UNWRA head admits PA textbooks contain anti-Semitism and glorification of terrorism

UNWRA head admits PA textbooks contain anti-Semitism and glorification of terrorism

During EU committee hearing, UNWRA chief says the issue needs to be addressed but is criticized for being short on details.Dan Verbin, Canada, 03/09/2021 21:20
PA welcomes any international peace initiative, says cabinet leader

PA welcomes any international peace initiative, says cabinet leader

PA cabinet leader Mohammad Shtayyeh calls on international community "to protect the principle of the two-state solution".Elad Benari, 02/09/2021 06:42
PA calls for political pressure on Israel

PA calls for political pressure on Israel

PA cabinet leader asks EU countries to pressure Israel to agree to the establishment of a "Palestinian state."Dalit Halevi, 30/08/2021 04:41
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
PA: Bennett's comments endanger peace

PA: Bennett's comments endanger peace

PA "foreign ministry" blasts Bennett for ruling out the establishment of a Palestinian state in New York Times interview.Dalit Halevi, 26/08/2021 03:17
Likud MK's tweet angers PA

Likud MK's tweet angers PA

PA news agency includes Likud MK's condemnation of shooting of Border Police officer in its report on incitement and racism in Israel.Dalit Halevi, 24/08/2021 04:40
PA official: COVID-19 situation is getting worse

PA official: COVID-19 situation is getting worse

PA health official warns of worsening COVID-19 situation amid the spread of the Delta variant.Elad Benari, 19/08/2021 06:35
Jordanian King calls for efforts to ensure Palestinian state

Jordanian King calls for efforts to ensure Palestinian state

King Abdullah II meets PA chairman, calls for international efforts to enable Palestinian Arabs to establish their independent state.Elad Benari, 16/08/2021 06:11
PA receives more doses of COVID-19 vaccine

PA receives more doses of COVID-19 vaccine

PA announces it received 150,000 doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.Elad Benari, 13/08/2021 06:45
PA condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

PA condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

PA says planned Israeli construction "is in violation of all international legitimacy resolutions".Elad Benari, 13/08/2021 06:21
PA organizations mulling response to Israeli construction

PA organizations mulling response to Israeli construction

PA terrorist organizations considering a "popular security escalation" in response to approval of housing units in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 13/08/2021 03:28
PA cabinet leader: Israeli cutting of our funds is illegal

PA cabinet leader: Israeli cutting of our funds is illegal

PA cabinet leader Mohammad Shtayyeh blasts Israel over its cutting of money that the PA pays to terrorists and their families.Elad Benari, 11/08/2021 06:14
Abbas to demand international protection at the UN

Abbas to demand international protection at the UN

PA chairman intends to demand international protection for the "Palestinian people" in upcoming speech at UN General Assembly.Dalit Halevi, 09/08/2021 02:04
Report: PA banks refusing to transfer Qatari money to Gaza

Report: PA banks refusing to transfer Qatari money to Gaza

PA officials fear cooperating with transfer of Qatari aid would expose them to legal actions.Elad Benari, 06/08/2021 06:03
PA denounces Slovakia over cultural center in Jerusalem

PA denounces Slovakia over cultural center in Jerusalem

PA says Slovakia's move is a violation of international law.Elad Benari, 04/08/2021 06:39
PA: Bennett government ministers committing 'war crimes'

PA: Bennett government ministers committing 'war crimes'

PA claims that the Bennett government and its various ministries is committing crimes against humanity in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 01/08/2021 05:43
PA: Offsetting tax money harms our economy

PA: Offsetting tax money harms our economy

PA cabinet leader asks EU to pressure on Israel to stop offsetting aid to the families of the terrorists.Dalit Halevi, 29/07/2021 02:05
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