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Temple Mount "belongs by divine decision to the Muslims only, and others have no right to it" according to PA Mufti
PA Grand Mufti of Jerusalem falsely claims Israel "has no religious, historical, or legal legitimacy in Jerusalem" while promising to "lay groundwork for fierce religious war, whose results are difficult to imagine… and the occupation will eventually pass from the world"
May 10, 2022
Fatah high official promises that the "battle" for Jerusalem "will be long" and Palestinian "resistance will continue with full force"
Fatah senior member Tawfiq Tirawi, falsely claims Israel "is desecrating Al-Aqsa Mosque by turning it into a military base and a platform for settlers who do not hesitate to desecrate the site’s honour and sanctity" while calling for Ribat, religious land conflict, at the site
Apr 18, 2022
PA Supreme Shari'ah Judge threatens that Israel "will ignite a religious war and start a fire whose flames will reach the entire world, if it executes its satanic plans"
Supreme Shari’ah Judge of Palestine spreads fearmongering lie that Israel "is striving to commit a dirty and despicable crime at Al-Aqsa Mosque" and promises that "no one in the world will be spared from the furnace of religious war, which will exterminate everything"
Apr 13, 2022
Father of terrorist who murdered 3 people at a bar in Tel Aviv "expressed pride in my son who raised the flag and sacrificed for the sake of Palestine"
As father of killer says his son "sacrificed his soul as a Martyr" and calls him the "spearhead of Palestine," Fatah "eulogized" the murderer and justified his killing of 3 innocent people
Apr 8, 2022
PA Minister says renovations to make the Cave of the Patriarchs handicapped accessible poses an "unprecedented severe existential danger" to the site
PA Minister of Religious Affairs says the construction plans are an "incessant massacre of the site… and Palestinians will do all they can to defend the severe attack that the settlers are waging to contaminate the structure and hide the Islamic construction style, in a manner that matches their false narrative"
Mar 27, 2022
Supreme Fatwa Council emphasizes the religious ruling banning Palestinians from selling property to the Israeli "enemy"
"Palestine is a land belonging to Muslims and an inalienable religious endowment which it is forbidden to sell to enemies" declares the Palestinian Supreme Fatwa Council, while also calling on Palestinians to carry out religious conflict over the land
Mar 25, 2022
Fatah says video of self-proclaimed PA Security Forces member calling to attack Israel with "bullets, knives and guns" is “fake”
“When Fatah decides to enter armed confrontations, it has its ways that everyone knows,” says Fatah, distancing itself from a video in which an alleged PA Officer calls for violent terror against Israel
May 18, 2021
PA: “Religious obligation” to teach children to defend Al-Aqsa from Jews who “defile” it and “plan to destroy it and build the alleged Temple”
Director of the PA Ministry of Religious Affairs Department of Preacher Training Sheikh Majed Saqr: “Especially on Monday (i.e., Jerusalem Day), the settlers want to come in and defile [the Al-Aqsa Mosque]… Everyone who can come to the Al-Aqsa Mosque to carry out Ribat (i.e., religious conflict)...”
May 9, 2021
Israel is an “existential danger” to Jerusalem, says Fatah while "proudly and admiringly congratulating" Arab riots and inciting more violence
Fatah calls violent Arab rioters “a symbol of honour of the Palestinian people” whose violence is a "heroic struggle which ensures the defeat of the occupation and its plots of Judaization and settlement”
May 9, 2021
Jerusalem Post quotes Palestinian Media Watch in article criticizing PA incitement and Fatah terrorism
"Founding director of Palestinian Media Watch Itamar Marcus" along with multiple PMW reports are quoted in Israeli Media, as Jerusalem Post amplifies claims of PA/Fatah violence and terror incitement
May 6, 2021
"We will defend Jerusalem with our lives" - Fatah rebroadcasts Abbas’ call for violence in Jerusalem from 2014
As violent riots raged in the capital, Fatah recycles Abbas’ call for “Ribat” – religious conflict over land claimed to be Islamic, and his demand to "stand before the occupation with chests bared" and fight "in any way whatsoever"
Apr 23, 2021
PA’s annual libel festival: An “extremist Jew” burned Al-Aqsa in 1969, Israel “deliberately prevented” the fire from being extinguished
As is the way of the PA, a grain of truth is turned into a grand libel. Once a year, the PA illustrates the anatomy of a libel in all clarity when it commemorates the arson at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in 1969.
Sep 9, 2020
Fatah official: Jewish history is “myths and lies,” Israel making new reality at Al-Aqsa which will lead to world religious war, calls to “defend” holy sites
"The Israeli occupation government's insistence on using various myths and lies in its service... in Jerusalem... will only lead to destruction"
Oct 21, 2019
PA preachers call for all Muslims to carry out Ribat until “the liberation of all our holy sites,” Jews have “no connection” in “any way” to Temple Mount, Cave of the Patriarchs
"The Al-Aqsa Mosque and Ibrahimi Mosque will remain Islamic mosques with all of their territory and all of their parts, and the Jews have no connection to them in any way"
Sep 1, 2019
PA Religious Affairs Ministry: Israel plans to take control of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, which is “a purely Islamic waqf”
Headline: "The [PA] Ministry of Religious Affairs condemned the clearing of the Al-Aqsa Mosque and called to stop the attack against it" "The [PA] Ministry of Religious Affairs condemned the fact that the occupation forces removed the worshippers and those carrying out Ribat (i.e., religious..."
Aug 15, 2019