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PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY THREATENS TO CUT ALL FUNDS TO GAZA

Abbas told Meretz party leader Gal-On that if the situation with Hamas does not change soon, “we’ll gradually reduce our [financial] support to Gaza by 100%.” Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday threatened to ...

August 21st, 2017|

PA: Israel ‘falsifying’ Jerusalem’s history

PA calls on international community to reject any Israeli candidacy for any international role. The Palestinian Authority (PA) government, headed by Rami Hamdallah, on Tuesday warned against Israel's “escalating policy” following UNESCO's recent resolutions recognizing ...

August 9th, 2017|

FACING PALESTINIAN CRITICISM, WHITE HOUSE SAYS CLOSENESS TO ISRAEL IS AN ASSET

In the wake of the Temple Mount crisis, can Washington remain an honest broker to peace? Before a shooting on the Temple Mount last month threw the region into a harrowing, if temporary crisis, ​talk ...

August 9th, 2017|

PA MINISTER DEFENDS PAYMENTS THAT US SENATORS DEEMED INCENTIVES TO MURDER

“This assistance has never encouraged terrorism, the opposite is true” says Palestinian head of the commission for detainees Issa Qaraqe. Monthly payments to families of those imprisoned for attacking Israelis contribute to stability in Palestinian ...

August 8th, 2017|

Jordan and PA want clear U.S. position on Palestinian state

Following meeting between Jordan's King and PA chairman, the sides call on Washington to clarify its position on a two-state solution. Jordan and the Palestinian Authority (PA) are demanding that Washington establish a clear position ...

August 8th, 2017|

TOP PALESTINIAN OFFICIAL LOOKS TO ISRAEL FOR LIFE-SAVING TRANSPLANT

After a career as Israel's chief adversary at the negotiating table, Erekat may now rely on Israel for life-saving treatment. Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat is suffering from a serious respiratory disease and is on ...

August 1st, 2017|

Abbas freezes contacts with Israel

PA chairman freezes contacts with Israel over its new security measures at the Temple Mount. Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas announced on Friday he was freezing contacts with Israel over its new security measures ...

July 22nd, 2017|

For Zion's Sake I will not hold My peace, and for Jerusalem's sake I will not rest.. Isaiah 62:1