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"Jerusalem will only be the capital of Palestine" promises PA Supreme Shari’ah Judge Mahmoud Al-Habbash
Al-Habbash posits that "if Jerusalem is humiliated and occupied, this is proof of the nation’s condition of weakness and lowliness… so we will defend Jerusalem with our property and our lives and victory is approaching"
May 22, 2022
Supreme Fatwa Council emphasizes the religious ruling banning Palestinians from selling property to the Israeli "enemy"
"Palestine is a land belonging to Muslims and an inalienable religious endowment which it is forbidden to sell to enemies" declares the Palestinian Supreme Fatwa Council, while also calling on Palestinians to carry out religious conflict over the land
Mar 25, 2022
The Cave of the Patriarchs "is purely Islamic and a waqf, an inalienable religious endowment in Islamic law" falsely claims PA
PA Ministry of Religious Affairs denies Jewish connection to the cave of the Jewish Patriarchs, saying it is "property of the Muslims alone, and no decision will change this eternal description and thus it will remain"
Feb 26, 2022
All of Israel is Islamic land - “waqf” - “from the [Mediterranean] Sea to the [Jordan] River,” says PA TV preacher
Shari'ah Judge Nasser Al-Qirem: “This land is a waqf from the [Mediterranean] Sea to the [Jordan] River, and so too our people is devoted and dedicated to this goal: to defend our holy sites and our fundamental principles. This waqf is a gift from Allah.” A waqf is an inalienable religious...
Feb 11, 2022
Al-Aqsa preacher says Muslims will be ex-communicated for selling land to Jews and Al-Aqsa is "purely Islamic and the property of Muslims only"
Regarding a Muslim who sells land to a Jew, "it is forbidden to pray for them, forbidden to bury them in Muslim cemeteries, forbidden to marry them, and forbidden to associate with them’ declares Al-Aqsa preacher
Jan 1, 2022
The Jerusalem Post quotes Palestinian Media Watch in their article on the PLO's condemnation of an Israeli coach's presence at FIFA showcase match
In article on PLO boycott of football match over claims of Arab "normalization" with Israel, Jerusalem Post uses PMW reporting to substantiate their claims
Dec 28, 2021
PA religious body denies Jewish ties to Jerusalem: "Jerusalem is Palestinian Arab, and the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque (i.e., including Temple Mount) belongs completely to the Muslims only"
In a call to arms and encouragement of terror, the Council "called on Palestinian people to intensify the activities of rejecting changing the characteristics of Jerusalem and the Al-Aqsa Mosque”
Dec 24, 2021
Hamas conference makes plans for "Palestine after liberation" after “Israel’s collapse”
Hamas holds conference to "prepare" for life after the “liberation of Palestine,” including plans to "purify Palestine of the of the two-faced trash" Jews, while "holding onto Jewish scientists and experts to not let them leave with their knowledge"
Sep 30, 2021
Palestinians who sell property to Jews have “sold their soul to the devil,” says Palestinian Supreme Fatwa Council
The Council reemphasized its religious ban on selling property to Jews, as doing so is “severe treason and conspiring against the religion, homeland, and morality” and the seller will be “pursued on all levels" and disowned by their family
Aug 20, 2021
Muslims will “purify” the Temple Mount and “liberate the land and the people from the defilement of the criminal infidels” says PA preacher
Shari’ah Judge Hatem Al-Bakri: “Mere days stand between us and a new year… in which it is hoped that the nation of truth and justice, the nation of Islam, will have a decisive victory, and that the nation of Islam will be crowned with the purification of the Al-Aqsa Mosque and the liberation of the...”
Aug 6, 2021
PA Mufti denies existence of Jewish Temple, threatens religious war over Al-Aqsa, Jews “desecrate” the mosque
Official PA TV host: “Let’s talk about the growing warnings against the outbreak of a religious war due to these recurring break-ins by the extremist settlers, in an effort to impose a certain division on the Al-Aqsa Mosque plazas” … PA Mufti Muhammad Hussein: “The occupation authorities, the...”
Jul 23, 2021
PA demands punishing relatives of Arabs who "severely betray society" and sell property to Jews
Official PA Daily calls for heightened measures against Arabs “selling their lands to the settler Jews,” including isolating their relatives from society and demanding that Interpol extradite them
Jul 17, 2021
“The blood spilled for [your] sake is insignificant. Our lives are for your sake, O Jerusalem” – PA TV host promotes violent riots
Official PA TV host: “Because the hearts and eyes yearn for Jerusalem, because Jerusalem is the capital of the independent Palestinian state… and because the hearts of not just the Palestinians alone but of all the Muslims and Arabs have connected to it: Therefore, the blood spilled for its sake is...”
May 11, 2021
PA: “Religious obligation” to teach children to defend Al-Aqsa from Jews who “defile” it and “plan to destroy it and build the alleged Temple”
Director of the PA Ministry of Religious Affairs Department of Preacher Training Sheikh Majed Saqr: “Especially on Monday (i.e., Jerusalem Day), the settlers want to come in and defile [the Al-Aqsa Mosque]… Everyone who can come to the Al-Aqsa Mosque to carry out Ribat (i.e., religious conflict)...”
May 9, 2021
Islam wants you to “defend your homeland, your holy sites,” if you die fighting, you go to “Paradise,” your enemies go to “hell” - top PA religious leader
PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas’ Advisor on Religious Affairs and Islamic Relations Mahmoud Al-Habbash: “Islam does not want you to be submissive to others, it wants you to be powerful, ruling, strong, dignified, proud of yourself, defending your territory… [A man] said: “O Messenger of Allah! What if...”
Apr 26, 2021
Arab “traitors, criminals and heretics” selling land to Jews must be "pursued until they go to hell and then continue pursuing him after death,” says Official PA Daily
PA Daily lays out severe "national measures" to “take revenge and excommunicate” Arab land sellers, including creating a "blacklist of collaborators" to be distributed “even in kindergartens” in order to “incite against them”
Apr 11, 2021
Allah told “all of humanity” that “Palestine” is “a pure right of its Muslim owners,” says Shari’ah judge on PA TV
Shari’ah Judge Nasser Al-Qirem: “[Allah] brought down a Sura called Al-Isra (i.e., “the Night Journey,” Sura 17 of the Quran). In it God Almighty emphasizes to all of humanity that this land is a pure right of its Muslim owners, the people of Palestine. This event (i.e., Islam’s Prophet Muhammad’s...”
Mar 19, 2021
PA Mufti: “Allah recorded this land in the land registry for the Muslims,” Israel “will pass from this land”
PA Mufti Muhammad Hussein: “The [non-Muslim] conquerors of Jerusalem wrought destruction there, and spread killing there… They did not respect its churches and its mosques. And what did the Muslims do? They respected the churches…Jerusalem was conquered [by the Muslims]… to this day. Of course,...”
Mar 12, 2021
PA Mufti: Sharia’h obligates every Muslim to wage Jihad against what the PA calls “the thieving Jews”
"The texts clearly say that if an inch of the Muslims’ lands (i.e., including all of Israel) is stolen, Jihad becomes a personal religious commandment for everyone who is capable of it."
Sep 18, 2020