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President Abbas "condemns" and "denounces" Tel Aviv terrorist attack in which 3 innocent Israelis were murdered
Hypocritical Abbas takes a break from inciting violence and terror to "condemn" Tel Aviv shooting, while spreading libels about Israel and accusing them of a will to "exploit this event to carry out responses" in the very same statement
Apr 8, 2022
President Abbas condemns the killing of Israeli civilians after B'nei Brak attack
One day after Palestinian terrorist and Fatah member shot and murdered 5 people in the Israeli city of B'nei Brak, Abbas "stressed that the killing of Palestinian and Israeli civilians will only lead to further deterioration of the situation"
Mar 29, 2022
Palestinian journalist and National Council member urges "coexistence" between Israel and Palestine: "let us talk together, let us reach understandings, we will reach agreements"
"There is no choice but to sit together. Coexistence. We all need to live in coexistence… There is no choice but to make concessions – us and them"
Dec 6, 2021
World scout Movement sends pro-terror Fatah official a letter expressing “condolences” after the latest Hamas rocket war
World Organization of the Scout Movement secretary-general and executive body send a comforting letter to Palestinian Scout Association chairman, despite his praising of Hamas rockets and calling children potential “Martyrs”
May 26, 2021
Abbas to Harvard students: “I rule out the possibility of violence, and we will not use it. We will not accept violence at all”
Al-Ayyam reported that Abbas in a speech to American Harvard students specifically said that he is against violence and “rules out” the use of it. However, this was not part of his televised speech nor of the official PA paper’s report on the speech. The statement against violence might have been...
Mar 24, 2019
Abbas in rare statement: “We adhere to the culture of peace, despite the pressures to which we are subjected, such as the matter of Jerusalem and the matter of UNRWA funding”
Headline: “In joint press statements with the German foreign minister – the [PA] president: We rely on the role of Europe to reach a permanent and just peace in the region” “[PA] President Mahmoud Abbas said: ‘We rely on the German and French role, through the European Union, and together with the...”
Feb 1, 2018
7th Fatah Conference calls: Fight Israels "terror" and the spreading of "a culture of tolerance and peace", Fatah - Hamas unity, and to become a full member state
Headline: “The Seventh Fatah Movement Conference emphasizes that it is important to complete the national building plan *The [Palestinian] National Council (i.e., the legislative body of the PLO) must convene within three months *It is necessary to act against the rift [between Fatah and Hamas] and...”
Dec 5, 2016
PA Islamic-Christian Council denounces terror as a severe problem rooted in sin
Headline: “The Islamic-Christian Council: Terror is a global ideology that has no religion” “The [PA] Islamic-Christian Council for Jerusalem and the Holy Places said that terror is one of the most severe problems of the current century, alongside the wars and starvation in the world. The council...”
Sep 29, 2016
Abbas lies to Israeli Druze leaders: “Discourse of peace is discourse of Palestine”
Headline: "The Gandhi of the Arabs" Excerpt of editorial in Al-Hayat Al-Jadida In meetings and interviews with foreign audiences, Abbas frequently expresses that peace is the only option for the Palestinians. However, as PMW has documented, this is rarely the message PA leaders present to...
Apr 13, 2016
Abbas to Israeli Druze leaders: “We want to make peace” and “renounce violence, terror and extremism”
Headline: "The president: There are those who do not want that and who are fomenting the war in places like those and others" In meetings and interviews with foreign audiences, Abbas frequently expresses that peace is the only option for the Palestinians. However, as PMW has documented, this is...
Apr 3, 2016
Ahmadi Muslim leader condemns terror against Israelis as distortion of Islam
Op-ed by Sheikh Muhammad Sharif Odeh, leader of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in the Holy Land. "When Allah, exalted be He, gave permission for the Muslims to fight, he did so in order that they might defend complete freedom of religion. He emphasized to them that it was their duty to defend,..."
Nov 24, 2014
PA daily op-ed: Palestinians and the PA want to “stop the cycle of violence” and give the two-state solution a chance
Op-ed by Adel Abd Al-Rahman (pen name of Omar Hilmi Al-Ghoul), regular columnist for Al-Hayat Al-Jadida: “The Zionist movement, and alongside it the capitalist West, have failed to advance the idea behind the slogan [‘A land without a people for a people without a land’], because the Palestinian...”
Nov 17, 2014
PA official condemns attacks on any person, “Christian, Muslim or Jew”
PA TV News reported on an attack by Palestinians on the Bir Ya’qub church in Nablus. Official spokesman of the PA Security Forces Adnan Al-Damiri: “We believe that attacking any person – Christian, Muslim or Jew – in Palestine, as well as [anyone] from the Samaritan brothers, is an attack on all of...”
Dec 2, 2013
PA daily reports on Palestinian participation in seminar rejecting violence
“[Participants] in a seminar held yesterday [Oct. 13, 2013] by the Italian Comunità Papa Giovanni XXIII organization, in cooperation with the [Palestinian] Popular Committee for Non-Violent Resistance in Yatta, recommended following the way of non-violent popular resistance to obtain rights [from...”
Oct 13, 2013
PA daily article promotes peace and criticizes glorification of violence in Palestinian society
Muwaffaq Matar, regular columnist for the official PA daily: "It may be that the violence of the occupation soldiers and the settlers is one of the reasons for the spread of violence among our children, but that is not the only reason, or the most influential one, since we see the environment that..."
Aug 26, 2012
Abbas: “We do not support violence or the armed struggle”
Abbas during a meeting with a Jordanian parliamentary delegation Headline: “President [Abbas]: Our application to the UN follows their blocking of the possibility of negotiations” “… President Abbas said: ‘Negotiations are the basis for reaching a solution, and we have no [other] option. I will not...”
Jul 7, 2011