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Abbas okays order imprisoning critics of Palestinian Authority

By | 2017-08-15T18:56:26+00:00 August 15th, 2017|News|

Mahmoud Abbas - Reuters Order provides for sentences from 1 year to life imprisonment for violators; 30 sites blocked, 5 journalists arrested under law so far. By Mordechai Sones – Arutz Sheva Last month, Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas approved an order restricting discourse on Palestinian social networks and news sites, and according

PA admits: Gaza now an independent entity

By | 2017-05-29T09:15:18+00:00 May 29th, 2017|News|

PA spokesman acknowledges the fact that Gaza is now completely run by Hamas. By Dalit Halevi - Aeutz Sheva The Palestinian Authority (PA) government in Ramallah has admitted that Hamas-ruled Gaza has turned into an independent entity. The government on Sunday condemned the unilateral steps taken by Hamas to effectively control Gaza, further deepening the

PA discusses maritime borders for future state with Egypt

By | 2016-06-18T10:25:07+00:00 June 18th, 2016|News|

The Palestinians have begun talks with Egypt on setting out the maritime borders of their hoped for    future state and the resources they can extract from the sea, their UN ambassador to the United Nations    said Friday, according to AFP.   The goal is to establish an exclusive economic zone off the coast

Gender equality? PA urges women to murder Jews with rocks

By | 2015-11-06T18:20:26+00:00 November 6th, 2015|News|

The incessant terror incitement of the Palestinian Authority (PA) has shown a new twist, as Mahmoud Abbas's organization is giving signs that it's all for gender equality - when it comes to using rocks to murder Jews, that is.   Al-Hayat Al-Jadida, the official daily of the PA - which ironically has stood back amid

Abbas’s Fatah in new knife incitement campaign: Victory or death

By | 2015-11-06T12:26:24+00:00 November 6th, 2015|News|

Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah faction has escalated its calls for terror, with a campaign glorifying stabbing attacks against Jews.   Fatah last Friday posted on its official Facebook page an image of a masked man with a knife in his hand and two fingers held up in a V for "Victory," as

Senior Fatah Official Confirms: We Murdered the Israeli Couple

By | 2015-10-19T14:33:45+00:00 October 19th, 2015|News|

The "armed wing" of Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah faction initially claimed responsibility for Thursday night's brutal murder of a young couple right in front of their four children, but now a senior Fatah official has confirmed that claim.   Senior Fatah official Mahmoud Al-Aloul, who is a member of the Fatah Central

World Bank Blames Israel, Egypt for Lack of PA-Gaza Growth

By | 2015-10-03T22:16:26+00:00 October 3rd, 2015|News|

The World Bank warned of the "high risk" of renewed Israel-Palestinian conflict if the political and economic status quo between the two sides persists, in a report released Tuesday.   "The persistence of this situation could potentially lead to political and social unrest," it said. "In short, the status quo is not sustainable and downside

Hamas Threatens to Hang Abbas

By | 2015-09-24T14:00:15+00:00 September 24th, 2015|News|

Mahmoud al-Zahar, a member of the Hamas politburo and a senior official in the terrorist organization, threatened violence against the Palestinian Authority (PA) on Friday despite the unity agreement between the two groups sealed last April.   Speaking at a massive rally in Gaza's Khan Younis organized by Hamas in support of the Islamist rioters

In Honor of Tisha B’Av: Palestinians Say Holy Temple Was Roman

By | 2015-08-01T23:16:09+00:00 August 1st, 2015|News|

The Palestinian Authority (PA) leadership warned of renewed attempts of "extremist settlers" in support of the Israeli government to "break into" the Temple Mount during the Tisha B'Av national day of Jewish mourning (this Sunday), and to "contaminate" the site via their mere presence there.   The Supreme Council for Islamic religious rulings, headed by

PA Arrests Hamas Cell Planning to Attack It

By | 2015-07-08T19:59:13+00:00 July 8th, 2015|News|

The Palestinian Authority (PA) claimed its security forces caught a large Hamas cell that was planning attacks against the PA security apparatus.   PA Security Forces spokesperson Adnan Damiri said that Hamas had established a cell in the region to undermine security, according to the report on Israel Radio (Kol Yisrael) on Monday.   Damiri