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PA activist detained after calling for Abbas to resign

By | 2017-09-07T12:18:53+00:00 September 7th, 2017|News|

Hevron activist Issa Amro arrested after Facebook post calling on PA chairman to resign. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva Palestinian Authority (PA) security forces have detained a prominent activist after he called for PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas to resign, The Associated Press reported Monday. A lawyer representing Issa Amro, an activist from Hevron, said his client

Islamic Jihad Claims PA Cracking Down on its Members

By | 2015-05-05T13:20:58+00:00 May 5th, 2015|News|

The Islamic Jihad terrorist group is accusing the Palestinian Authority (PA) of arresting and harassing its members in the PA-assigned areas of Judea and Samaria.   In a statement quoted by the Ma’an news agency, the group said that PA security forces had arrested Islamic Jihad members in Jenin, Tulkarem, Ramallah, and Hevron governorates.  

PA Forces Arrest Hamas Member Over Morsi Perfume

By | 2013-08-23T23:32:47+00:00 August 23rd, 2013|News|

A member of Hamas was arrested by the Palestinian Authority security services for selling a perfume named in honor of Egypt's ousted president Mohammed Morsi, family members told AFP on Thursday.   36-year-old Islambuli Badir was arrested during a raid on his perfume shop in the town of Tulkarem, his brother Abdel Fattah Badir told

Abbas Allows Armed Terrorists in Public

By | 2013-01-11T10:45:04+00:00 January 11th, 2013|News|

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has allowed armed terrorists to publicly march and fire into the air within the areas he controls in Judea and Samaria.   Kol Yisrael radio reported Thursday that about 20 members of Abbas's Fatah movement marched in the Balata area of Shechem on Thursday afternoon, firing into the air. A

Journalists Protest PA Rights Abuses

By | 2012-07-04T17:58:10+00:00 July 4th, 2012|News|

Dozens of journalists from Palestinian Authority enclaves protested outside the Interior Ministry in Ramallah on Tuesday.   The journalists vented their fury over violence used by PA security forces against journalists during a demonstration against planned meeting between PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Deputy Prime Minister Shaul Mofaz.   They also protested the arrest