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Abbas' spokesman: Netanyahu visit to Hebron was "serious escalation... in the context of continued attacks on Christian and Muslim holy sites," warns of religious war
"We hold the Israeli government responsible for the dangerous escalation which aims at dragging the area into a religious war that no one can bear its consequences."
Op-ed in PA daily claims Israel summarily executes Palestinians for no reason, tortures them to death, steals organs
Op-ed by former Director of PLO Commission of Prisoners' Affairs and former PA Minister of Prisoners' Affairs Issa Karake Headline: "The flame of the [morgue] refrigerator and the words of the bodies" "If the human rights institutions would listen well, if they would approach the door of the..."
PA news agency falsely claims Jew set fire to Al-Aqsa Mosque in 1969; “Since before the arson and to this day the Israeli occupation authorities attempt by all means and ways to harm the mosque” and are “Judaizing Jerusalem”
"To this day the Israeli occupation authorities attempt by all means and ways to harm the mosque by excavating underneath it"
PA Religious Affairs Ministry: Israel plans to take control of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, which is “a purely Islamic waqf”
Headline: "The [PA] Ministry of Religious Affairs condemned the clearing of the Al-Aqsa Mosque and called to stop the attack against it" "The [PA] Ministry of Religious Affairs condemned the fact that the occupation forces removed the worshippers and those carrying out Ribat (i.e., religious..."
Abbas’ advisor: Temporarily closing the Al-Aqsa Mosque following a stabbing attack there “is a declaration of war against Islam,” calls on Muslims to carry out Ribat there
Headline: “Al-Habbash: Closing the Al-Aqsa Mosque is a declaration of war against Islam and the Muslims” “Supreme Shari’ah Judge of Palestine and [PA] President [Mahmoud Abbas’] Advisor on Religious Affairs and Islamic Relations Mahmoud Al-Habbash said that the fact that the Israeli occupation...”
PA news agency describes terror attack in which Israeli policeman was stabbed as Israeli police shooting a Palestinian "after they allegedly came under attack"
Published on the English edition of WAFA, the official PA news agency's website: Headline: "Palestinian shot by Israeli police in occupied Jerusalem dies of his wounds: Ministry" "A Palestinian who was not identified and who was earlier this afternoon shot and injured by Israeli police inside the..."
PLO Chief Negotiator: Calls to allow Jews to pray on the Temple Mount are “inseparable parts of a plan [to establish] facts on the ground through ethnic cleansing of the Palestinian people”
Headline: "Erekat: An advisory meeting of the PLO Executive Committee tomorrow to discuss what is happening in Jerusalem" "PLO Executive Committee Secretary Saeb Erekat announced that the committee will hold an advisory meeting tomorrow [Aug. 15, 2019], with the first item on its agenda being what..."
Abbas’ advisor: Palestinians “will never allow the harming of the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque’s sanctity, “no non-Muslim has any right” to Jerusalem’s holy sites
"Al-Habbash emphasized that the Palestinian leadership and the Palestinian people will never allow the harming of the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque’s sanctity"
Abbas’ spokesman: Trump’s policies are "playing with fire," Jewish extremists are breaking in to the A-Aqsa Mosque
Headline: “Abu Rudeina: There is no legitimacy except for what the Palestinian people decides” “In response to news reported by a number of sources and media outlets, which speak about things that Washington may present as a gift to [Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin] Netanyahu for winning the coming...”
Abbas’ advisor calls on Muslims worldwide “to defend the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque from the Israeli occupation's plots and its barbaric attacks”, Jews visiting the holy site are “terrorist colonialists who are desecrating” it
"Al-Habbash calls on Muslims to defend the Al-Aqsa Mosque from the occupation and its terrorist colonialists"
Palestinian officials condemn “attack” and “break-in” of Jews visiting the Temple Mount; Israel plans to destroy the Al-Aqsa Mosque
Headline: "Widespread condemnations of the settlers' break-ins into the Al-Aqsa Mosque on the holiday and calls to defend our people – holding the Israeli government responsible and calls to make it [honor] international law and stop its systematic attacks against the holy sites" "The break-in of..."
Former PM Sharon accused of ordering the Sabra and Shatila massacres in op-ed on website of PA news agency
Headline: "The ‘Shatila’ that nobody knows about" "A number of weeks ago, I read that Palestinian author Akram Musallam, a son of the village of Talfit south of Nablus, had published his fourth book, titled A Girl from Shatila (2019), through the Dar Al-Ahlia [publishing house] in Jordan… I am..."