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Mother of kidnapper-murderer: "I will be proud of him until Judgment Day"
Mother of Palestinian kidnapper of 3 Israeli teens: "If they [Israel] accuse him of this (the kidnapping), and if it is a true accusation, I will be proud of him until Judgment Day. If the accusation that he did it is true... My boys are all righteous, pious and pure. The goal of my children is the..."
Jun 29, 2014
Almost 2/3 of Palestinians say a two-state solution would be part of “a program of stages” to liberate all Palestine "from the river to the sea"
"A clear majority (60% overall, including 55% in the West Bank and 68% in Gaza) say that the five-year goal 'should be to work toward reclaiming all of historic Palestine, from the river to the sea.' … This pattern is confirmed by other questions in the survey. For example, just one-third said that..."
Jun 25, 2014
US Assistant Secretary of State gives incorrect testimony to Congress about PA salaries to terrorists
Excerpts from testimony by Assistant Secretary of State, Ambassador Anne W. Patterson at congressional subcommittee hearing: Congressman Weber: Ambassador Patterson, do you have a dollar figure on the amount of stipends... going to the terrorists in prison and the salaries? Assistant Secretary...
Apr 29, 2014
Terror victim's father demands Norway take action against PA salaries to terrorists
NRK TV reporter Tormod Strand: "Israeli Arnold Roth is on his way to Parliament to tell a story of terror. His daughter Malki never made it past her 15th year because a Palestinian suicide bomber blew himself up in this pizza restaurant in Jerusalem in 2001. The person responsible for making the..."
May 14, 2013
PMW reports prompt question in Danish parliament about PA salaries for terrorists and Danish funding
Danish Parliament, question by MP Søren Espersen to Foreign Minister Villy Søvndal: MP Søren Espersen: "The idea was really to get some control over the money we (Denmark) send [to the PA]... This is happening on a large scale in Norway at the moment. [They] are preparing a hearing on what the..."
Apr 24, 2013
Possible hearing in Norway regarding Foreign Ministry misinforming Parliament about PA salaries for terrorist prisoners
Reporter Tormod Strand: “...4,600 Palestinian prisoners are [imprisoned] in Israeli prisons, convicted of security offenses. 500 of them are [serving] lifetime [sentences] for terror-related acts.” Reporter Tormod Strand: “[NRK] Evening News has reported that these prisoners, who are being praised...”
Apr 10, 2013
Israeli TV lauds PMW for success and impact in Europe
TV hosts: "We'll continue discussing foreign affairs with Itamar Marcus who I'm already awarding a small Israel Prize, or maybe a big one... Norway has discovered that funds it gave to the PA are given to security prisoners. This information was brought to Norway's attention by PMW... And now, you..."
Apr 5, 2013
Norwegian Foreign Minister admits PA has special support program for prisoners
Newsreader: "Norwegian Foreign Minister Espen Barth Eide is now involving himself in the issue of the Palestinians who are convicted of terrorism and who also receive large sums of money from the PA. Every year, Norway gives a lot of money to the PA and according to Foreign Minister Eide, the..."
Mar 21, 2013
European donors increase aid to the PA in 2013 but will reconsider future aid
"'After 20 years of support from donor countries like Norway, Palestinian institutions are now strong enough to serve as a basis for an independent Palestinian state. At today's meeting, the donors agreed to increase their contributions. But without a credible political process towards a two-state..."
Mar 19, 2013
Norway's Foreign Ministry admits it had false information about the PA's use of aid to fund terrorist prisoners
NRK TV newsreader: "The [Norwegian] Foreign Ministry now admits that [Norwegian] Parliament received imprecise information [from the Foreign Ministry] regarding financial support to Palestinian prisoners. Today the Parliamentary Committee on Scrutiny and Constitutional Affairs demanded a better and..."
Mar 12, 2013
Norwegian MP says government "indirectly" funds terrorism by funding PA salaries
NRK TV newsreader: "Convicted Palestinian terrorists in Israeli prisons receive salaries from their government, an Israeli organization [PMW] claims. Norway provides substantial financial aid to the PA and the Foreign Ministry confirms that there is a financial aid program for prisoners, including..."
Feb 28, 2013
Norwegian MP: Norway is not doing enough to stop PA TV hate incitement
Following Norwegian NRK TV's 11-minute report on PMW, a long debate took place in Norwegian Parliament in which the three opposition parties - the Conservative Party, the Progress Party and the Christian Democratic Party - challenged the Norwegian Foreign Minister about Norway's funding of the PA...
Feb 13, 2013
Norwegian MPs call to stop funding the PA if hate promotion continues
Report on Norwegian NRK TV: NRK narrator: "The Progress Party and the Christian Democratic Party want Norway to cut the aid to the PA unless the demonization and hatred of Jews is stopped. Yesterday, NRK [TV] reported that the PA finances and partially controls a TV channel that broadcasts hatred..."
Feb 11, 2013
Norwegian TV reports on PMW documentation of PA hate incitement
NRK TV narrator: "This is Palestinian children's television, funded and partially controlled by the Palestinian Authority, which receives large sums annually from Norway." Continuation of same PMW video from PA TV is shown (PA TV, Young girl:) "...our wars were for the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and that our..."
Feb 10, 2013
Journalist interviews Hamas TV spokesman about PMW
Journalist Suroosh Alvi: "Al-Aqsa is seen as basically Hamas television. Who owns the channel? Is it independently owned?" Al-Aqsa TV spokesman: "Al-Aqsa TV belongs to Palestine." Suroosh Alvi: "The last time I came in 2007, I met with an organization called Palestinian Media Watch. They're Israeli..."
Nov 1, 2012
Norwegian FM dismisses PMW documentation about PA salaries for prisoners
Following PMW’s exposure of the PA policy of paying salaries to imprisoned terrorists, the Norwegian Foreign Minister dismissed the concern about how the PA uses Norwegian aid. Answer in Parliament by Norwegian Foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Støre: “I condemn all forms of hate propaganda and...”
Jun 5, 2012
Hamas terrorist released in Shalit deal requests to finish BA that he started in Israeli prison
Released Palestinian terrorist, Muhammad Sharateha: TV host: "Muhammad Sharateha was released in the Shalit deal, and sheds light on one of the most stormy affairs in Israel - the kidnapping of 2 [Israeli] soldiers in 1989. Sharateha was a member of the [terror] squad, and he is the one who killed..."
Oct 24, 2011
PA spokesman calls US freeze on aid to the PA "unjustifed" and "collective punishment"
Ghassan Khatib, PA spokesperson, Director of PA Government Media Center, and former Minister of Planning and Minister of Labor responds to the US freeze of $200 million dollars in aid to the PA: "This [the US funding freeze] is not constructive at all. Such moves are unjustified. These are mainly..."
Oct 1, 2011
Norwegian Foreign Ministry rejects PMW documentation: PA salaries for prisoners are social benefits
"[Norwegian daily] Dagbladet has asked the government a number of questions regarding Pal Watch’s (PMW’s) information [on PA paying salaries to imprisoned terrorists], but the [Norwegian] Foreign Ministry denies these problems and refers to the salary payments as social benefits. ‘The PA has, in..."
Sep 4, 2011
Internal disaggreement in PA over freedom of speech
Headline: "Lawsuits, complaints lead PA to cut satirical TV series: Palestinian prosecutor-general tells Ma'an Watan ala Watar (Nation on a String) crosses 'red lines'; producer cries violation of democracy." "The Palestinian prosecutor-general announced Tuesday night that the satirical television..."
Aug 17, 2011
Head of Prisoner's Office supports releasing all Palestinian prisoners, including terrorist murderers
Interview with S’ad Nimr, Director General of the PA Ministry of Detainees & Ex-Detainees Affairs Minister’s Office. Interview conducted by Dr. Aaron Lerner, Director of IMRA (Independent Media Review & Analysis): S’ad Nimr: “What we call for is to release all Palestinian prisoners regardless of...”
Apr 17, 2011
PA Chairman Abbas untruthful about his support for honoring terrorist Dalal Mughrabi
PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas: “If there's incitement on my part, where is it?” Israeli TV host: “On TV.” Abbas: “No. I say, in Israel there's also incitement.” Host: “I'll give you another example. When the Israeli public sees the PA glorifies terrorists, calling a square for [terrorist] Dalal...”
Mar 19, 2011
Le chef de l'AP Abbas ment sur son soutien à l'hommage à Dalal Mughrabi
Abbas à 2e chaîne de la télévision israélienne – condamne la nomination du square : Le chef de l’AP Mahmoud Abbas : « S’il y a incitation de ma part, où est-elle ? » La présentatrice TV israélienne : « A la télévision ». Abbas : « Non, je dis qu’en Israël aussi il y a incitation. » La présentatrice...
Mar 19, 2011