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Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms expresses concern over journalist arrests
“The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms, MADA, expressed its concern and worry in view of violations against journalists that were recorded in PA areas, in Gaza and in the [West] Bank. This was said in its monthly report, which included violations recorded by the center during...”
Dec 13, 2013
Newspaper article announces that the PA paid salaries to Martyrs’ families
Headline: “Payment of salaries to Martyrs’ families” “Secretary-General of the National Association of the Families of the Martyrs of Palestine, Muhammad Sbeihat said that the salaries of the Martyrs’ families were paid yesterday [Aug. 6, 2013] in the Bank of Palestine. Sbeihat added that the...”
Aug 2, 2013
Op-ed: UN document on prevention of violence against women will promote homosexuality and promiscuity
Headline: “A critical Shari’ah view of the UN document entitled ‘The elimination and prevention of all forms of violence against women and young women’” by Hassam Al-Din Afana of Al-Quds University, in his weekly Questions and Answers column in the religion section of the Palestinian daily,...
Apr 26, 2013
French city grants "honorary citizenship" to Palestinian terrorist prisoner
Headline: “A city in France grants honorary citizenship to prisoner al-Rimawi” “Today Bezons City in France will grant honorary French citizenship to prisoner Majdi al-Rimawi from Beit Rima in the Ramallah District. This will happen at an official ceremony of the Bezons municipality, in the...”
Feb 13, 2013
Prisoners' Club Chairman: Payments made to prisoners are "salaries," not "assistance"
After international donors questioned the PA about its payment of salaries to terrorist prisoners, the PA changed the language of the law from "salaries" to "assistance" to appease donors. According to the following article, after organizations representing the Palestinian prisoners complained...
Dec 27, 2012
PA TV host responds to incitement accusations: “Nothing will stop us from telling the truth”
Headline: “[PA TV] host Walaa’ Al-Battat: ‘The Israeli press accused my show of incitement because I explained the history of Palestine to children.’” “She loved the world of children, and spoke wonderfully of it. She worked hard to convey the joy and suffering of the Palestinian child on her PA TV...”
Sep 23, 2012
Israel is a worm eating away at Jerusalem
This cartoon portrays Jerusalem as a rotting apple being eaten by Israel/Jews shown as a worm marked with a Jewish Star of David. The cartoon also expresses criticism of the Arab world for not being concerned with Palestinian affairs and the fate of Jerusalem. This criticism is illustrated by the...
Aug 29, 2012
PA Minister visits families of prisoners and glorifies prisoners as "heroes of freedom"
Headline: "Karake: the aim of the Israeli attacks is to turn our people into prisoners and slaves, in order to destroy [our] national identity" "In Hebron, Karake visited the families of two prisoners who live in the Old City – the family of Ali Salhab, who is serving a life sentence… and the..."
Aug 28, 2012
Fatah’s logo with map erasing Israel featured in article supporting Abbas
Fatah’s logo includes a map erasing Israel, rifles and Palestinian flags. The logo was featured in an article supporting Abbas. Text: “Declaration of support of the Honorable Chief General, the President Mahmoud Abbas ‘Abu Mazen’”
Aug 26, 2012
Israel increased entry permits for Palestinians to convince Palestinians that the PA is "useless"
"I can't understand why some people were so infuriated by Israel's granting permits to hundreds of thousands of Palestinians to visit Jerusalem and Israel, and about the flow of tens of thousands of Palestinians, during the holiday, to the Jaffa beach and other Palestinian beaches... As someone who..."
Aug 26, 2012
Israel can’t be blamed for everything, including problems with water supply
Headline: "The suffering of water cuts and 'air prices'" "The questions posed to the Water Department and the relevant officials are: Why is the water supply to many neighborhoods and areas cut off for lengthy periods, while other neighborhoods have water all the time? Does the Water Department not..."
Aug 13, 2012
PA Minister: Israel carries out experiments on prisoners that cause them to contract "malignant diseases"
"Minister of Prisoners' Affairs, [Issa] Karake… said that a number of released prisoners have died a Martyrs' death from malignant diseases following their release, indicating that they had fallen victim to medical experiments carried out by doctors of the [Israeli] prison service."
Aug 13, 2012
Lecturer calls terrorist killer of 37 "the model of a fighting Palestinian woman"
"The Political and National Orientation [Authority] held a lecture for the Civil Defense in Azzoun on the life of the fighter, Martyr (Shahida) Dalal Mughrabi, on the occasion of the approach of the anniversary of her death as a Martyr. The lecture was delivered by Civil Defense Commissioner Samir..."
Mar 7, 2012
PA Mufti response to PMW’s exposure of his hate speech: Maintain Ribat (religious conflict/war) in Jerusalem
On Jan. 9, 2012, the principal PA religious leader, Muhammad Hussein, delivered a speech presenting the killing of Jews by as a religious Islamic goal. The following is the Mufti’s response to PMW’s report on the speech and Netanyahu’s subsequent condemnation of it, in the official PA daily: "The..."
Jan 25, 2012
Female prisoner released in Shalit deal states that she "won't hesitate" to carry out another terror attack
Headline: "Released prisoner Wafa Albas tells Al-Quds: I didn't regret it and would not hesitate to carry out a Martyrdom-seeking operation; I ate together with the roaches [in prison]" "The sole female prisoner from Gaza who was released, Wafa Albas, emphasized that she would not hesitate to carry..."
Oct 20, 2011
Children’s summer camp teaches that it is a national and religious duty not to buy or eat Israeli products
Headline: "Educational encounter for children at summer camp in Madama on subject of boycotting Israeli goods" "The Popular campaign to boycott Israeli Merchandise, in cooperation with the directorate of the summer camp for children of Madama, under the name "Let us discover ourselves through...
Jul 26, 2011
PA Minister of Prisoner’s Affairs attends wedding of son of released terrorist, honoring him and other terrorists
Headline: "Karake attends wedding of the son of prisoner Abd Al-Latif Shqeir on the 26th anniversary of his arrest" "Minister of Prisoners' Affairs, Issa Karake, visited the family of Palestinian prisoner Abd Al-Latif Shqeir in the village of Al-Zawiya in the Salfit region, on the 26th anniversary..."
Jul 20, 2011
PA daily: Study of the Holocaust in Palestinian UNRWA-run schools is "disgraceful"
Muhammad Abu Bakr, deputy head of PLO Department for Refugees: "[If] UNRWA has introduced studies on the Holocaust, or what is known by that name... it would be a deviation by UNRWA from its commitments and the understandings between itself and the host countries, and this would be a precedent..."
Mar 1, 2011
Hamas leader calls for Fatah and Hamas to unite and expel the Jews from "Palestine"
Headline: “Mahmoud Al-Zahar: The expulsion of Jews from Palestine is near, just as Britain and France expelled them” “Senior Hamas leader Mahmoud A-Zahar said that ‘the process of expulsion of the Jews from the countries which they destroyed – continues, and they are destined to be expelled from...”
Nov 6, 2010
PA youth name street after terrorist Dalal Mughrabi
Headline: "Youth initiative to name one of the city's streets after the Shahida (Martyr) Dalal Mughrabi" "A group of youth in Nablus, with the participation of the Shabiba (the Fatah youth movement) high-school councils in the district, named one of the main streets in the city after the Shahida..."
Nov 4, 2010
Former PA PM: "All options are open to us, including all forms of resistance"
“Head of the PLO Jerusalem department, Ahmed Qurei… emphasized that ‘all options are open to the Palestinians for the restoration of their national rights and for the use of them in such a way as to have positive effect, for the benefit of their national interest.’ He noted that negotiations and...”
Oct 20, 2010
PA PM Fayyad sponsors exhibition honoring terrorist
Headline: Opening of "Candles of Freedom" exhibition named for Shahid (Martyr) Abdallah Daoud "The Shahid (Martyr) Abu Jihad Center for Prisoner Affairs today opened the "Candles of Freedom" exhibition, under the auspices of Prime Minister Salam Fayyad, at the community center hall of the Balata..."
Apr 10, 2010
Abbas honors terrorist Daoud, says must continue in his path
The following is the report on Abbas’s statement read by Mahmoud Al-Aloul, member of the Fatah Central Committee, at the funeral of terrorist Abdallah Daoud: "Mahmoud Al-Aloul, member of the Fatah Central Committee, delivered a speech on behalf of President Mahmoud Abbas, during which he recounted..."
Mar 28, 2010
Fatah leaders celebrate terrorist Mughrabi at "popular inauguration"
Tawfiq Tirawi, a member of the Fatah Central Committee (center), at the popular inauguration of the Dalal Mughrabi square. Poster Text: "On the anniversary of the Coastal Road Operation we renew our commitment and our oath that we uphold the charge and that we will not stray from the path of the..."
Mar 12, 2010
PA researcher: Israel steals organs from Palestinian Martyrs
"Abd Al-Nasser Farawneh, specialist researcher on prisoners' affairs… emphasized that the continued policy of holding the bodies of the [Palestinian] men and women Shahids (Martyrs), and the stubborn refusal to release them, raise big questions as to the benefit, the motives, and the purposes of..."
Mar 12, 2010