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Olmert on Erekat: He was a man of peace

Olmert on Erekat: He was a man of peace

Former PM: We were very close to achieving peace in 2008. Erekat was anxious to resolve the historical conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2020 06:39
Did Erekat's mourners also mourn the victims of Oslo?

Did Erekat's mourners also mourn the victims of Oslo?

MKs express amazement at Israelis mourning the death of Saeb Erekat who "praised terrorists and promoted boycotts against the Israel"Hezki Baruch, 10/11/2020 14:58
Erekat's death a 'huge loss' for the Palestinians, says Abbas

Erekat's death a 'huge loss' for the Palestinians, says Abbas

Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas laments the death of PA's top negotiator, Saeb Erekat, as a result of coronavirus infection.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 10/11/2020 13:32
Saeb Erekat, PLO Secretary-General, dead at 65

Saeb Erekat, PLO Secretary-General, dead at 65

Top Palestinian Authority negotiator and PLO secretary-general Saeb Erekat dies a month after being infected with the coronavirus.David Rosenberg, 10/11/2020 11:53
Erekat's condition continues to deteriorate

Erekat's condition continues to deteriorate

PLO chief negotiator Saeb Erekat's condition continues to worsen, ILTV spoke to his daughter as family remains optimistic.ILTV, 26/10/2020 20:59
PA negotiator remains in critical condition

PA negotiator remains in critical condition

Saeb Erekat remains in critical condition after being transferred to Israeli hospital due to complications from COVID-19.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/10/2020 23:52
Erekat undergoes test of respiratory system

Erekat undergoes test of respiratory system

Daughter of senior PLO official says her father underwent a bronchostomy to examine the condition of his respiratory system.Elad Benari, 22/10/2020 06:03
Erekat remains in critical but stable condition

Erekat remains in critical but stable condition

Spokesperson for Hadassah Medical Center says senior PLO official was connected to an ECMO machine in order to support his lung function.Elad Benari, 20/10/2020 23:44
Saeb Erekat lays out PA's conditions for peace

Saeb Erekat lays out PA's conditions for peace

Footage from last month shows PA leader recenly hospitalized in Israel laying out PA's demands for peace with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2020 12:52
Why Israel chose to aid an ailing enemy

Why Israel chose to aid an ailing enemy

Israel supporters struggle to understand why Jerusalem decided to offer medical treatment to a lifelong hater of the Jewish state. Op-ed.Jonathan S. Tobin, 20/10/2020 09:24
'Do not release Erekat's body if he dies'

'Do not release Erekat's body if he dies'

Amid conflicting reports on condition of senior Fatah official, bereaved families say his body should not be released if he dies.Ben Ariel, 19/10/2020 23:32
Conflicting reports surround Saeb Erekat fate

Conflicting reports surround Saeb Erekat fate

PA official television issues denial of Erekat death after multiple Arab-language outlets report demise.Mordechai Sones, 19/10/2020 22:47
Bereaved families protest Erekat treatment: 'It spits in the face of Israeli citizens'

Bereaved families protest Erekat treatment: 'It spits in the face of Israeli citizens'

Bereaved families hold demonstration at entrance to Hadassah against treating Saeb Erekat: 'We mustn't save he who rewards murdering Jews.'Hezki Baruch, 19/10/2020 17:53
PLO Secretary-General Saeb Erekat in critical condition

PLO Secretary-General Saeb Erekat in critical condition

Top Palestinian Authority negotiator and PLO secretary-general Saeb Erekat in critical condition after being infected with coronavirus.David Rosenberg, 19/10/2020 08:37
Bereaved mother: I do not want to pay for Erekat's treatment

Bereaved mother: I do not want to pay for Erekat's treatment

Adva Biton, mother of Adelle who was murdered in terror attack, outraged after PLO allowed official to receive medical treatment in Israel.Orli Harari, 19/10/2020 05:02
Ambassador Erdan on Erekat hospitalization: Palestinian hypocrisy at its peak

Ambassador Erdan on Erekat hospitalization: Palestinian hypocrisy at its peak

Israel's UN ambassador: The same Erekat who was hospitalized in Israel spread a blood libel that Israel deliberately infects Palestinians.Ido Ben Porat, 19/10/2020 01:07
PLO leader Saeb Erekat in serious condition

PLO leader Saeb Erekat in serious condition

Senior PA negotiator and veteran PLO leader Saeb Erekat is in serious, stable condition at Israeli hospital after being diagnosed with COVIDArutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2020 20:43
Will Israel save senior PA official?

Will Israel save senior PA official?

Condition of Saeb Erekat, who is ill with coronavirus, has deteriorated in recent hours, and he will be transferred to Hadassah hospital.Orli Harari, 18/10/2020 15:00
King Abdullah offers PA negotiator medical treatment in Jordan

King Abdullah offers PA negotiator medical treatment in Jordan

King Abdullah II of Jordan instructs Foreign Minister to assist Saeb Erekat after he was diagnosed with coronavirus.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/10/2020 00:11
Chief PA negotiator diagnosed with COVID-19

Chief PA negotiator diagnosed with COVID-19

Saeb Erekat underwent a lung transplant at a hospital in Virginia in 2017 after being diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis.Elad Benari, 08/10/2020 23:20
'Israel's policy will lead to bloodshed'

'Israel's policy will lead to bloodshed'

Senior PLO official: Israeli policy and the Deal of the Century are destroying the two-state solution and will cause bloodshed and chaos.Dalit Halevi, 06/10/2020 05:08
Senior PA official: 'National elections' may be close at hand

Senior PA official: 'National elections' may be close at hand

Senior PA adviser says election including all terror factions in Judea and Samaria may take place soon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2020 20:31
PLO  and Hamas should let their citizens emigrate

PLO and Hamas should let their citizens emigrate

Tens of millions of people have left their birthplaces in recent years. Why don't the PA and Hamas let their captive people go? Op-ed.David Singer, 23/09/2020 14:44
PA call for protests against Arab-Israeli peace deals

PA call for protests against Arab-Israeli peace deals

Palestinian Authority slams 'shameful' peace deals between UAE, Bahrain and Israel, calls for protests against agreements.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 13/09/2020 18:15
Saeb Erekat belongs in jail, not at Harvard

Saeb Erekat belongs in jail, not at Harvard

Saeb Erekat, PA chief negotiator, proponent of pay for slay and master liar, belongs in jail, not at a prestigious University. Op-ed.Ezequiel Doiny , 13/09/2020 07:23
PA threatens to cut ties with countries that relocate embassies to Jerusalem

PA threatens to cut ties with countries that relocate embassies to Jerusalem

PA official Saeb Erekat: Violating international law is a sign of weakness not strength.Elad Benari, 07/09/2020 06:06
Jordan, PA stress importance of 'two-state solution'

Jordan, PA stress importance of 'two-state solution'

Jordanian Foreign Minister and PA negotiator meet, stress importance of two-state solution to solve Israel-PA conflict.Ben Ariel, 07/09/2020 05:09
PA official: Palestine has become a victim of Trump's electoral ambitions

PA official: Palestine has become a victim of Trump's electoral ambitions

Senior PA official Saeb Erekat blasts Serbia's decision to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, blames Trump.Elad Benari, Canada, 04/09/2020 22:53
Harvard under fire for appointing defender of PA terrorists to diplomacy project

Harvard under fire for appointing defender of PA terrorists to diplomacy project

Young Israel slams Harvard for tapping controversial PA leader known for anti-Israel and anti-Semitic comments for diplomacy project.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2020 11:22
Erekat: Netanyahu wants us to surrender to his plans

Erekat: Netanyahu wants us to surrender to his plans

Senior PA official claims that Netanyahu doesn't seek peace.Elad Benari, 02/09/2020 05:18
Saeb Erekat: 'UAE peace deal is a killer for the two-state solution'

Saeb Erekat: 'UAE peace deal is a killer for the two-state solution'

PA negotiator Saeb Erekat excoriates Abraham Accords between Israel and United Arab Emirates. 'UAE deal is a killer to two-state solution.'Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 16/08/2020 18:35
US Rep. Lamborn responds to PLO leader’s incentivizing terror

US Rep. Lamborn responds to PLO leader’s incentivizing terror

'Erekat demonstrates why there's no end in sight to conflict between Israel and Palestinians...Erekat is once again playing the victim.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2020 11:19
PLO: Impose sanctions on Israel

PLO: Impose sanctions on Israel

Senior PLO official accuses Israeli government of giving a green light to "settlers" to harm Palestinians and their property.Dalit Halevi, 13/08/2020 04:33
'PA rewrites history as it happens'

'PA rewrites history as it happens'

PA officials claim terrorist killed while carrying out attack was innocent victim executed by Israel despite security footage of attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2020 20:12
PLO official: Release terrorist who contracted COVID-19

PLO official: Release terrorist who contracted COVID-19

Senior PLO official appeals to international officials to pressure Israel to release the sick terrorist prisoners.Dalit Halevi, 13/07/2020 04:05
PA building international coalition to block sovereignty

PA building international coalition to block sovereignty

PLO secretary-general says PA working with several countries to establish international coalition against Israeli sovereignty plan.Elad Benari, 06/07/2020 05:34
PA to present UN resolution against sovereignty

PA to present UN resolution against sovereignty

PLO Secretary-General says draft resolution against Israeli sovereignty plan will be presented to Security Council.Elad Benari, 23/06/2020 05:31
Erekat: Annexation will destroy any chance of peace

Erekat: Annexation will destroy any chance of peace

PLO official says if Israel applies sovereignty over "one inch" of Judea and Samaria, it will be the destruction of the PA.Elad Benari, 15/06/2020 03:12
Erekat: It's 'legal' for ICC to continue probing Israel

Erekat: It's 'legal' for ICC to continue probing Israel

Senior PA official Saeb: It's "internationally legal" for ICC to investigate Israel despite PA’s abolition of all agreements with Israel.Elad Benari, 10/06/2020 06:46
PA eyes international coalition to block Israeli sovereignty bid

PA eyes international coalition to block Israeli sovereignty bid

'Next few weeks will be decisive'. As date for Israel's sovereignty plan nears, PLO and Arab MKs lobby Europe, Arab states to intervene.David Rosenberg, 27/05/2020 13:28
Palestinian Authority ends security coordination with Israel

Palestinian Authority ends security coordination with Israel

PA says security coordination with Israel, CIA no longer valid, warns Israelis against accidentally entering PA-held territory.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2020 21:39
PA says it ended intelligence sharing with CIA

PA says it ended intelligence sharing with CIA

Saeb Erekat says all security cooperation with the US and Israel has been terminated over sovereignty plans.AFP, 21/05/2020 17:16
Erekat: Annexation makes peace impossible

Erekat: Annexation makes peace impossible

Senior PLO official warns that Israeli plan to apply sovereignty over parts of Judea and Samaria makes achieving peace impossible.Elad Benari, 18/05/2020 05:32
PA welcomes ICC chief prosecutor's report

PA welcomes ICC chief prosecutor's report

PA says it will assist the International Criminal Court in The Hague in prosecuting "Israeli war criminals".Dalit Halevi, 01/05/2020 05:57
PLO official blasts new Israeli government

PLO official blasts new Israeli government

Saeb Erekat says Netanyahu-Gantz government is a threat to peace, security and stability in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 21/04/2020 02:13
Top PLO official: Annexation will undermine security

Top PLO official: Annexation will undermine security

PLO's Saeb Erekat warns that regional stability will be undermined if Israel applies sovereignty over Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevi, 12/04/2020 06:23
PA slams Israeli election results

PA slams Israeli election results

PA negotiator Saeb Erekat calls election results a victory for 'Apartheid, annexation.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2020 23:09
PA complains to ICC over Israeli construction in E1

PA complains to ICC over Israeli construction in E1

PA official Saeb Erekat says Israeli plans to build in E1 area have been referred to the International Criminal Court.Elad Benari, 02/03/2020 06:41
Erekat: Jordan Valley annexation would open door for other countries to do the same

Erekat: Jordan Valley annexation would open door for other countries to do the same

PLO official says "Deal of the Century" is not a peace plan, but rather a plan for annexation, colonization, and apartheid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2020 05:43
Erekat to companies operating in Judea and Samaria: Leave the 'settlements'

Erekat to companies operating in Judea and Samaria: Leave the 'settlements'

Senior PLO official calls on companies named in UN blacklist to cease doing business in "settlements".Elad Benari, 19/02/2020 03:37
PLO welcomes UN blacklist of companies doing business in Judea and Samaria

PLO welcomes UN blacklist of companies doing business in Judea and Samaria

PLO's Saeb Erekat calls companies operating in Judea and Samaria to "end their complicity in the denial of our right to self-determination."Elad Benari, 13/02/2020 03:47
Erekat denies PA dropped request for UN vote on Trump peace plan

Erekat denies PA dropped request for UN vote on Trump peace plan

PLO official says reports that PA withdrew request to vote to condemn US peace plan are unfounded.Elad Benari, 11/02/2020 06:06
Erekat: US peace plan, not PA incitement, led to violence

Erekat: US peace plan, not PA incitement, led to violence

Senior PA official responds to Jared Kushner who said that PA chairman's call for "day of rage" played a part in spate of terrorist attacks.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/02/2020 22:19
Erekat blasts Sudanese leader's meeting with Netanyahu

Erekat blasts Sudanese leader's meeting with Netanyahu

Chief PA negotiator says meeting between Netanyahu and Abdel Fattah al-Burhan is a "stab in the back".Elad Benari, 04/02/2020 03:05
Erekat blasts 'arrogant' Kushner

Erekat blasts 'arrogant' Kushner

PA negotiator fires back after Trump's senior adviser said Erekat has "perfect track record at failing at making peace deals".Elad Benari, 03/02/2020 05:41
Erekat: The plan of the Netanyahu and the settlers

Erekat: The plan of the Netanyahu and the settlers

Senior PA official blasts “Deal of the Century”: The US team did not write a single word in this plan.Elad Benari, 30/01/2020 04:06
Palestinian Authority threatens to quit Oslo Accords over Trump peace plan

Palestinian Authority threatens to quit Oslo Accords over Trump peace plan

Ahead of Trump's meetings with Netanyahu, Benny Gantz, Palestinian Authority threatens to leave Oslo Accords over peace plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 26/01/2020 16:36