Palestinian Authority

Palestinians reject US economic peace summit in Bahrain, say they won’t attend

Monday, May 20, 2019

The Palestinian leadership on Monday pushed back against a plan for an economic conference next month in support of Washington’s Middle East peace plan, saying it was not consulted and no party was entitled to negotiate on its behalf. The White House announced Sunday it would co-host the June 25-26 conference with Bahrain focusing on economic … Read More

Greenblatt: PA could finance its hospitals if it stopped paying terrorists

Friday, May 17, 2019

US Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt has tweeted that the Palestinian Authority would be able to better finance medical care for its people if it stopped funding terrorists. “The PA incurred bills @ the hospital & assumed someone else would pay. We want those patients to receive the best care -the PA could easily pay … Read More

10,000 Palestinians mark ‘Nakba day’ on Gaza border

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

According to the IDF, several attempts were made to breach the border fence, while some demonstrators threw explosive devices at the fence. Gaza’s health ministry said 60 Palestinians were injured in clashes with IDF. In Israel, a fire broke out in Kibbutz Alumim near the border as the result of a suspected fire bomb sent … Read More

Islamic Jihad says war with Israel coming this summer

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Leader of Palestinian Islamic Jihad terror group believes the recent deadly flare-up between Israel and Gaza militants was a “military exercise” ahead of a large-scale war in the coming summer, according to a report in Beirut-based pan-Arab TV channel Al-Mayadeen Tuesday. In the latest round of cross-border fighting, which erupted over the weekend, Palestinian militants … Read More

Convicted Palestinian terrorist obtained US citizenship

Thursday, April 25, 2019

A Palestinian terrorist convicted of attempting to bomb an Israeli bus managed to obtain US citizenship, according to a report from CNN. This would apparently be the second time a convicted terrorist became a US citizen after the 9/11 attacks. In 2017, Rasmeah Odeh was convicted of illegaly obtaining US citizenship, after lying about her … Read More

Arab League pledges $100M per month to Palestinian Authority

Monday, April 22, 2019

CAIRO – The Arab League has pledged $100 million per month to the Palestinian Authority to make up for funds withheld by Israel because of payments made to the families of Palestinian attackers and prisoners. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas addressed the Arab League in Cairo on Sunday as part of a diplomatic effort to rebuff … Read More

Palestinians throw stones at Israeli vehicles in West Bank

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Palestinians threw stones at Israeli vehicles in the West Bank on Monday night near Ma’ale Shomron, a settlement in the West Bank, according to Channel 4. There were no causalities or damages, according to the report, but Israeli security forces are investigating the incident. Read More: Jerusalem Post

Palestinian Islamic Jihad reportedly planning attack on Israel

Monday, April 1, 2019

The Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist group is preparing a “significant” terrorist attack to undermine the ceasefire arrangement between Israel and Hamas, Yediot Aharonot reported on Monday.. According to the report, security forces deployed along the Gaza security fence have noticed “unusual” activity by the group’s military wing, leading security officials to believe that the group … Read More