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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...”
Jul 13, 2019
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...”
Jul 10, 2019
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"
Jul 2, 2019
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"
May 21, 2019
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...”
May 16, 2019
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”
May 15, 2019
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...”
Feb 19, 2019
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...
Feb 14, 2019
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...”
Jan 30, 2019