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PA accuses Israel of promoting “invasions of the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque in order to... Judaize the holy city [of Jerusalem],” calls on Palestinians, incl. those “in the Palestinian Interior occupied in 1948” to carry out Ribat
“In its weekly meeting held yesterday [April 18, 2017] in the Jenin district… the [PA] government condemned the racist policy of oppression that is being implemented against the worshippers and those carrying out Ribat (i.e., religious conflict/war over land claimed to be Islamic), men and women...”
Apr 19, 2017
PA TV repeats libel that Israel imposes “fictional Jewish character” on Jerusalem through “Judaization” and is trying to rid Jerusalem of Arabs
Official PA TV announcer: “The Judaization of Jerusalem – a concept meaning all of the Israeli occupation’s attempts whose goal is to erase the Arab Islamic identity and change the Arab and Islamic characteristics that represent the true cultural face of the occupied Arab city of Jerusalem, and to...”
Mar 23, 2017
Abbas advisor: Israel's "satanic power that is directed against our people in Jerusalem is unprecedented in human history"
Official PA TV program Buy Time in Jerusalem, on the Palestinian legal battle for Jerusalem, hosting PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas’ Advisor on Strategic Affairs Dr. Husam Zomlot PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas’ Advisor on Strategic Affairs Dr. Husam Zomlot: “If you visit the website of the government of...”
Mar 8, 2017
Secretary-General of PA Islamic-Christian Council: Israel plans to turn Jerusalem into a "ghetto" through ethnic "cleansing"
Headline: “Dr. Issa: Israel is turning Jerusalem into a ghetto with a Jewish majority” Secretary-General of the [PA] Islamic-Christian Council for Jerusalem and the Holy Places Dr. Hanna Issa emphasized that the Israeli violations of all types in occupied Jerusalem reveal that the occupation...
Nov 30, 2016
Fatah official appreciates UNESCO resolution during "difficult period in which the Al-Aqsa Mosque and Jerusalem are subjected to the dangers of Judaization and ... even ethnic cleansing"
Headline: “Hamad expressed appreciation for the UNESCO resolution to recognize Jerusalem as an Islamic heritage” “Fatah Central Committee member Amal Hamad said that the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) resolution to recognize East Jerusalem as a pure Islamic heritage...”
Oct 20, 2016
PA Minister of Jerusalem claims Israel expels Arabs from Jerusalem, calls on Palestinian youth to carry out Ribat
Headline: “Adnan Al-Husseini in an interview with Donia Al-Watan: The Israeli occupation is constantly striving to expel the [Arab] residents of Jerusalem and empty Jerusalem of its residents” “In an exclusive interview conducted by [independent Palestinian news agency] Donia Al-Watan’s reporter in...”
Oct 18, 2016
Official PA daily justifies shooting attack on civilians as "self-defense" against the "Israeli ethnic cleansing state" and the "Judaization" of Jerusalem
Headline: “The Al-Aqsa Mosque is entrusted to your care” Op-ed by Omar Hilmi Al-Ghoul, regular columnist for the official PA daily “Like all of the Palestinian people, he (i.e., Musbah Abu Sbeih, terrorist who shot and murdered 2) did not want to die but desired life and a dignified livelihood in...”
Oct 10, 2016
PA Mufti: “What is happening at the Al-Aqsa Mosque heralds a dangerous religious war"
Headline: "The Grand Mufti: What is happening at the Al-Aqsa Mosque heralds a dangerous religious war" "[PA] Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and the Palestinian Territories and preacher at the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque Sheikh Muhammad Hussein warned of the repercussions of the grave escalation in the..."
Aug 9, 2016
Fatah official: Israel attempts to "annex" Jerusalem and "take over the Al-Aqsa Mosque" and "falsify and change its history"
“[Official] Fatah Spokesman in occupied Jerusalem Raafat Alayan emphasized that the fact that not less than 400,000 worshippers came to the Friday prayers to mark The Night of Decree (i.e., when the first verses of the Quran were revealed to Muhammad), despite the racist separation fence and the...”
Jul 3, 2016
Fatah student movement: Israel "will not succeed in... changing its [Jerusalem's] Canaanite Arab Islamic and Christian character;" Israel plans to "expel" Jerusalem residents and "Judaize" it
Headline: “Fatah’s Shabiba: The fact that Israel displayed a misleading sign regarding the reality of Jerusalem constitutes the issue of a challenge to the international community” “Fatah’s Shabiba [student] movement issued a statement in which it emphasized that Jerusalem was and will remain the...”
May 23, 2016
PA Minister of Jerusalem Affairs: Israel kills Palestinians to rid Jerusalem of its Palestinian population
"Governor of Jerusalem District and [PA] Minister of Jerusalem Affairs Adnan Al-Husseini… said that he is convinced that the Israeli occupation soldiers kill Palestinians intentionally in order to wipe out the Palestinian presence in the Palestinian capital."
Mar 15, 2016
PA official warns that Israel is “harm[ing”] Muslim holy sites… “stealing” them, “destroying” them, and “expelling” Jerusalem residents
Headline: “Issa: Israel is harming the Islamic and Christian heritage in Jerusalem” “Dr. Hana Issa, a lecturer and an expert in international law [and secretary-general of the [PA's] Islamic-Christian Council for Jerusalem and the Holy Places]… noted that ‘The occupation authorities were not...”
Mar 1, 2016
PA FM claims Palestinians have been on the land for 10,000 years and Israel is trying to expel them, and steal Palestinian antiquities
“During a speech he gave yesterday [Nov. 6, 2015], Friday, at the 38th session of the UNESCO General Conference in Paris, Foreign Minister of the State of Palestine Riyad Al-Malki... stated: ‘I have come to you at a time when my homeland and people are suffering from cruel aggression once again,...”
Nov 7, 2015
PA prime minister tells donors that Israel plans to "Judaize the Al-Aqsa Mosque" and pursues "policy of forced expulsion"
Headline: “Hamdallah demanded of the international community that it save the two-state solution” “During his participation two days ago [Sept. 30, 2015] in a meeting with the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee (AHLC) (i.e., international group of donors that coordinates aid to the PA) donors in New York,...”
Oct 2, 2015
PA ambassador to Kazakh diplomat: Israel is desecrating Islamic and Christian sites in Jerusalem and is allowing "extremist settlers" to "invade the Al-Aqsa plaza and defile it"
Headline: "Ambassador of Palestine briefed Kazakh diplomat regarding the occupation's attacks against the Al-Aqsa [Mosque]" "Ambassador of the State of Palestine to Kazakhstan Muntasir Abu Zaid briefed the head of the Asia and Africa Department of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry BakhitAristan regarding..."
Sep 20, 2015
PA official: Israel attempts to "empty Jerusalem of its original residents" and is "excavating tunnels under the Al-Aqsa Mosque"
Headline: “Issa: Israel is in a race against time to empty Jerusalem of its original residents” “Secretary-General of [the PA’s] Islamic-Christian Council for Jerusalem and the Holy Places [Hanna Issa]… emphasized that ‘Israel’ is carrying out ongoing attempts to erase the historic Islamic Arab...”
Aug 13, 2015
Palestinian researcher on PA TV: Not "even one remnant" shows that the Temple of Solomon ever existed
Official PA TV program "Inside": Political Islam researcher Muhammad Hijazi: “The vision of the Zionists and the extremist settlers for the holy city: They try to take over and divide the Al-Aqsa Mosque. They want to destroy the Al-Aqsa Mosque while talking about the Temple of Solomon. For 20...”
Jun 4, 2015
PA daily: Islamic-Christian Council claims "Israel is tightening the strangulation of the Jerusalem residents"
Headline: “The Islamic-Christian Council: Israel is tightening the strangulation of the Jerusalem residents through two police headquarters” “The [PA] Islamic-Christian Council for Jerusalem and the Holy Places stated that the fact that the Israeli occupation authorities opened two new occupation...”
May 21, 2015
Fatah condemns Israel’s killing of terrorist who rammed his car into a group of policemen and calls him a “Martyr”
Headline: “Fatah condemned the murder and ethnic cleansing being perpetrated by Israel against the residents of Jerusalem” “The Fatah movement condemned the murder of the youth Amran Abu Dhaim from occupied Jerusalem by the Israeli occupation forces, and also the methodic acts of ethnic cleansing...”
May 20, 2015
Israeli Arab party campaign video: "We can fight the Israelization of our minds"
PA TV broadcast a campaign video by the Joint List, the Israeli Arab MPs’ political alliance for the 2015 Israeli elections Young woman in the video: “[Giving] your vote to the Joint List will [help] fulfill the will of the people. With your vote, we can fight the Israelization of our minds and the...”
Mar 17, 2015
Israeli Arab leader of the Islamic Movement: Netanyahu plans to expel all non-Jews from Israel
Official PA TV program From the Interior hosted Sheikh Kamal Haniyeh, leader of the Islamic Movement in the Negev. Sheikh Kamal Haniyeh, leader of the Islamic Movement in the Negev: “It greatly saddens me that some [members] of the Arab public are boycotting the [Israeli] elections. Others,...”
Mar 7, 2015
Fatah spokesman: Israel "is carrying out a policy of ethnic cleansing" against Palestinians in Jerusalem
Headline: “Israel is carrying out ethnic cleansing against the residents of Jerusalem” “Fatah spokesman Osama Al-Qawasmi said the occupation government is carrying out a policy of ethnic cleansing against the Palestinian people in the capital, Jerusalem, through a policy of Judaization of the holy...”
Jan 16, 2015
PA daily: Israel is working to "Judaize" the Old City of Jerusalem, expel its 40,000 residents, and destroy Al-Aqsa Mosque
Headline: "When they expropriate the sky in the Old City [of Jerusalem] there will be excavations under it and synagogues and places of pilgrimage above it" "The plan to Judaize the Old City [of Jerusalem] is a comprehensive plan, not partial. In order to change the facts on the ground, government..."
Jan 5, 2015
Abbas advisor warns of the “Zionist Judaization project against Islamic and Christian holy places”
“[PA Chairman Abbas’ advisor on NGOs and] Fatah Central Committee member Sultan Abu Al-Einein said that Fatah would not stand idly by while its members are harmed, especially in the city of occupied Jerusalem, the latest [such event] being the arrest of [Fatah Jerusalem] branch member Abir Ziad…...”
Dec 11, 2014