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Abbas to Putin: Israel opened the Pilgrimage Road archaeological site to erase Jerusalem's Arab characteristics
Headline: “Presidents Abbas and Putin during a strategic conversation: The political solution is preferable for a just and permanent peace” “[PA] President Mahmoud Abbas and Russian President Vladimir Putin held a long and in-depth telephone conversation yesterday, Friday [July 12, 2019]… President...”
PA daily op-ed: “This satanic state [of Israel] has no legitimacy and no connection to the land, people, history, geography, or culture”
Excerpt of op-ed by Omar Hilmi Al-Ghoul, regular columnist for the official PA daily “This satanic state [of Israel] has no legitimacy and no connection to the land, people, history, geography, or culture. This model [of colonialism] is not limited to the theft of the Palestinian people’s resources...”
PA PM: “We demand to defend our Palestinian-Islamic-Christian heritage in [Jerusalem] and to stop its falsification”; attacks US ambassador for participating in “settlement” excavation in City of David
"We condemn the settlement activities in occupied Jerusalem and the participation of American Ambassador [to Israel David] Friedman in one of these activities"
PA Foreign Ministry: Israeli authorities are using archeological excavations as “material for falsifying the facts and history, by distributing and marketing them as antiquities that confirm the colonialist occupation's narrative”
"The ministry emphasized that the occupation authorities are working to exploit the [Israeli] excavations and the Palestinian archaeological finds as material for falsifying the facts"
PA daily op-ed: Claims “the invaders” will someday leave, claims Israel tattooed “seals and numbers on our backs in order to replace our identity with another artificial one,” and claims “I will return to the new old Palestine, to Haifa, to Safed..."
Excerpt of op-ed by Muwaffaq Matar, Fatah Revolutionary Council member and regular columnist for the official PA daily Headline: “The Nakba and the mill of memory” “We are from the dust of this land; it knows us and we know it; it loves us and we love it; we sanctify it and it sanctifies our blood...”
PA culture minister: Holding Eurovision in Tel Aviv is “tantamount to additional whitewashing of the occupation’s crimes,” and exposes “occupation’s settler mentality, which is based on falsification, erasure, and settlement…”
Headline: “Abu Saif: The Eurovision competition constitutes an additional whitewashing of the occupation’s crimes”
Op-ed: Israel law is “a reflection of the principle of theft and robbery as the Israeli regime’s MO since the establishment of the first armed Jewish terrorist organization, but also... of the imperialist state that sponsors Israel (i.e., the US)"
Excerpt of an op-ed by Muwaffaq Matar, Fatah Revolutionary Council member and regular columnist for the official PA daily “The occupation government’s decision to implement the law to deduct and freeze money that the Palestinian government pays to the families of the Martyrs (Shahids) and the...”
Cartoon in PA daily depict Jews painting over woman’s face representing Jerusalem
Headline: “Jerusalem” The cartoon shows the head of an Arab woman wearing a head covering, apparently representing Jerusalem, and in the background are the silhouettes of mosques and churches. Three small Jews wearing kippahs (Jewish skullcaps) and standing in cranes with Stars of David on them and...
PA TV reporter: Israel "steals" Palestinian national dish "maqluba"
Director-General of Al-Nasr Grinders Na'im Nasr: The Palestinian spices have become number one in the world. If we prepare a Palestinian mix today... named maqluba spice - there is no maqluba spice elsewhere... Official PA TV reporter: "The occupation has attempted to steal even this-" Na'im Nasr:...
Fatah official: Cable car in Jerusalem is part of “Judaization” plot to change the city’s nature “through excavations, the theft of history and antiquities”… and creating “facilities for the alleged Temple”
“The so-called Israeli ‘Infrastructure Committee’ ratified the plan for the cable car in the occupied Old City of Jerusalem that will connect the Mount of Olives to the Al-Buraq [Wall] (i.e., the Western Wall of the Temple Mount) plaza (sic., the cable car project is to go up to the Dung Gate of...”
PA TV reporter: Israel “steals” Palestinian dishes, commits “evil assault” to “Judaize our dishes, attributes them to its truly fake identity”
Official PA TV reporter: “We will get to know this [food] festival and the Palestinian dishes featured at it that we are preserving. The occupation is recently attempting to steal this Palestinian heritage… We are very happy with this festival, whose messages are important in light of the evil...”
Op-ed: Western colonialism tried to "erase the Palestinian identity, history, and existence" and established Israel "to serve the goals of the capitalist West at the expense of the Jews, who were misled in the name of religion"
Excerpt of op-ed by Omar Hilmi Al-Ghoul, regular columnist for the official PA daily "Western colonialism in general, and British colonialism in particular – in cooperation with the Zionist movement, and later with its physical base, the colonialist State of Israel – attempted during the 30 years..."
PA envoy: “The Palestinian people has been suffering for 70 years from evil plots that have strived to falsify its history, erase its identity, Judaize its holy sites, expropriate its land, [and] steal its natural resources”
Headline: "The Arab League held the occupation government legally and criminally responsible for its crimes" "Ambassador of the State of Palestine in Egypt and its Permanent Representative in the Arab League Diab Al-Louh… said to the Arab League extraordinary council at the permanent representative..."
Nov 16, 2018
PA Foreign Ministry accuses Israel of stealing archeological artifacts and carrying out “falsification or Judaization” of archeological sites
Headline: “The [PA Ministry of] Foreign Affairs and Expatriates demands an international investigation on the issue of antiquities theft by the occupation” “The [PA] Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates demanded that UNESCO (UN Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization) and the [UN]...”
Nov 12, 2018
PA TV: “Israel has not stopped stealing everything that belongs to Palestine and affiliating it with itself, and marketing it as part of its alleged heritage” including snakes, as part of “Judaizing” the land
Official PA TV News, on Israel declaring the Palestine Viper its national snake Official PA TV newsreader: “In Tel Aviv, what is called the [Israel] ‘Nature [and Parks] Authority’ has announced the Palestine Viper as a national symbol, after calling it the [Land of] Israel Viper. This comes as part...”
Nov 7, 2018
Fatah thanks boycotters of Jerusalem municipal elections; Jerusalemite Palestinians are "the Canaanite owners of the land" whose history, holy places, and heritage are being "erased"
“The Fatah Movement saluted with honor and appreciation ‘the members of our people and our heroes, the residents of Jerusalem, who have proven for the 1,001st time that Jerusalem, with its residents, alleys, mosques, and churches, is purely Arab-Palestinian – thus it was and thus it will remain.’...”
Oct 31, 2018