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Jenin governor welcomes booklet written by Palestinian students, promoted by PA Education Ministry, which excessively praises Abbas
"The booklet Our President – A Role-Model For Us includes a collection of memories, thoughts, and research that President Mahmoud Abbas wrote, which has no contradictions of his thought or his political commentary."
PA and Palestinian institutions reject US, Trump administration and Bahrain Conference, compare it to “ominous Balfour Promise,” orgs call for “Day of Rage”
Headline: "The Palestinian rejection of the Manama workshop is increasing – activists in the districts and [refugee] camp committees declare Tuesday a day of rage" "The official and popular institutions have intensified their position against the Manama workshop (refers to US-led conference in..."
Fatah official on prisoners’ salaries: "We will starve and go naked and we will not submit to the American-Zionist blackmail. The Palestinian leadership, led by Abbas, will remain loyal to the Martyrs’ families and the prisoners’ families"
"Abbas Zaki said… that the payment of the salaries and allowances of the families of the prisoners and the Martyrs symbolizes their loyalty and the return to the glowing ember of the Palestinian national struggle."
Fatah official: “The leadership will continue to pay the salaries of the Martyrs, wounded, and prisoners, whatever the consequences may be”
Headline: "Al-Aloul: We will not agree to 'the deal of the century' and will continue to pay the salaries of the Martyrs, prisoners, and wounded regardless of the consequences" "Fatah Movement Deputy President (i.e., Chairman) [and Fatah Central Committee member] Mahmoud Al-Aloul again emphasized..."
Head of PLO Commission of Prisoners’ Affairs praises PA Ministry of Education for “taking care to transfer the matriculation exams” to Palestinians in Israeli prisons
Headline: “The [PA] Ministry of Education and the [PLO] Commission of Prisoners’ [Affairs] discussed the cooperation in the field of strengthening the prisoners’ right to education” “Yesterday [Sept. 26, 2018] at the Ministry of Education building, [PA] Minister of Education and Higher Education...”
Sep 27, 2018
PLO officials “denied that the non-Muslims have any connection to [Al-Aqsa Mosque]”
Headline: “Al-Husseini and Ida’is briefed the new Egyptian consul and the previous [consul] regarding the situation in Jerusalem and the developments at the Al-Aqsa Mosque” “Head of the PLO Department of Jerusalem Affairs, [PA] Minister of Jerusalem Affairs, [and PLO Executive Committee member]...”
Sep 27, 2018
PLO official attacks “policy of Judaizing the education and Israelizing the curricula that the occupation state is implementing” in Jerusalem
“Head of the PLO Department of Education and Higher Education [and Teaching] and PLO Executive Committee member Dr. Ali Abu Zuhri… commented on the suffering befalling the education system – and particularly in Jerusalem – in light of the occupation’s actions, and demanded to support the education...”
Sep 27, 2018
PA Minister says Jewish artifacts found in Jerusalem actually Arab, and that Israel is exploiting these artifacts which “verify the Arabness of the land and its Palestinianess”
Headline: "The [PA] Jerusalem district governor: The Jewish Festival of Lights will not change the Arab and Islamic character of the city" “Israel is holding what is called the Jewish Festival of Lights (sic., the title is the Festival of Lights) at the moment on the walls of [the old city of]...”
Aug 4, 2017
Family of Palestinian who murdered a pregnant Israeli woman: “The Israeli version that has been disseminated is an attempt to tarnish [his] image... an attempt to present him as lacking humanity and a conscience”
"The family of young Muhammad Al-Kharouf (i.e., terrorist, murdered 1) from Nablus - who is accused of killing the female Jewish settler whose body the police announced they found buried in Holon, which is within the Green Line (i.e., Palestinian term for Israel; the Green Line is the ceasefire..."
Aug 4, 2017
PLO official: The Temple Mount and Jerusalem “are purely Palestinian Islamic,” Israeli security measures will lead to violence in the entire region
Headline: “Israel has no right to rule over the inner part of the Al-Aqsa Mosque or to supervise it, and the meeting of the Arab foreign ministers on the mosque has been delayed” “Head of the PLO Department of Refugee Affairs Zakariya Al-Agha said that Israel has no right to rule over the inner...”
Aug 3, 2017
Palestinians in Iraq under “incitement’ campaign following publication of statistics that 12% of suicide bombers in Iraq were Palestinian
Headline: “The Palestinians in Iraq demanded that the PA ambassador in Baghdad intervene to stop the incitement against them” “Palestinians living in Iraq expressed their concern over an incitement campaign against their presence in Iraq, in parallel to what the Palestinians are experiencing in...”
Aug 1, 2017
Father of slain Palestinian rioter emphasizes his son had “hoped for Martyrdom-death… I am proud that my son died as a Martyr”
Headline: "Father of Martyr Muhammad Abu Ghannam to Al-Quds: My son joined the processions of Martyrs who have sacrificed themselves for the Al-Aqsa Mosque" "Father of Martyr (Shahid) Muhammad Hassan Abu Ghannam (i.e., killed while participating in violent riots against the Israeli army) yesterday..."
Jul 23, 2017
PLO official: Israeli security measures after terror attack are part of “plan whose goal is to divide the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and afterwards to destroy it and establish the alleged Temple in its place"
Op-ed by Head of the PLO Department of Jerusalem Affairs and PLO Executive Committee member Ahmed Qurei “The provocative steps that the occupation authorities took in all of Jerusalem, and around the Al-Aqsa Mosque in particular, since Friday morning (the placing of metal detectors following an...”
Jul 16, 2017
Palestinian babies die because the PA does not give them permission to leave Gaza for medical treatment
“Ibrahim Samir Tbeil, a nine-month old baby who lay in intensive care at the Al-Rantisi Hospital in Gaza, died because he was unable to leave the Gaza Strip in order to receive treatment. In this way, the number of babies who died in Gaza rose to three within 24 hours. [Hamas -run Gazan] Ministry...”
Jun 27, 2017
Palestinian paper denies Israeli sovereignty, calls towns in the Gaza Envelope in Israel “settlements”
Headline: "Gaza’s sewage is streaming toward the Gaza Strip envelope settlements" "Head of the Gaza Envelope Settlements (i.e., in Israel near the border with the Gaza Strip) Regional Council Yair Farjun (i.e., head of the Hof Ashkelon regional council) has sent a letter to Israeli Minister of the..."
Jun 24, 2017
PLO official: Commission of Prisoners' Affairs will not be closed
Headline: “Karake: There is no decision to dismantle the [PLO] Commission of Prisoners’ Affairs” “Director of [PLO] Commission of Prisoners and Released Prisoners’ Affairs Issa Karake today [June 20, 2017] emphasized that he is continuing to work as usual at the commission and has not been told...”
Jun 20, 2017