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EU funding to go to needy families, not PA employees in Gaza who are not working, but PA will continue to pay them
Headline: "The EU: The salary money for the PA employees in Gaza will go to the poor" "Communication and Information Officer at the European [Union] Commission in Jerusalem Shadi Othman emphasized that no noteworthy change has taken place in the amount of financial aid that the EU is granting to..."
Feb 5, 2017
PA official: EU will continue to pay PA workers in Gaza for not working
Headline: “Al-Qawasmi: The European Union has not stopped paying the salaries of PA employees in Gaza” “Fatah Revolutionary Council member [and Fatah spokesperson] Osama Al-Qawasmi denied what was reported in the local and international media about the European Union’s intention to stop the budget...”
Feb 4, 2017
US reduces aid to PA from $500 million to $15.5 million because of PA payments to terrorists
Headline: "From $500 to $15.5 million – five reasons for the curtailment of the American aid to the PA" "The extent of the curtailment of the American aid to the PA has not been hidden from anyone recently. In the past the aid exceeded $500 million a year, and as of mid-2016 it stood at just $15.5..."
Jan 29, 2017
PA PM Hamdallah: The US has not paid one dollar in aid to the PA in 2016
Interview with Voice of Palestine Radio, posted on Facebook page of Palestinian Authority PM Rami Hamdallah, on Dec. 8, 2016. PA Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah: "Since last year, there is a financial siege on the Palestinian government. The aid has decreased greatly, reaching a drop of 62% compared..."
Dec 8, 2016
France signs agreement to donate 8 million euro to PA
Headline: “The [PA] Minister of Finance signed an agreement for 8 million euro in aid to the budget with the French consul” “Yesterday [Nov. 16, 2016], [PA] Minister of Finance and Planning Shukri Bishara signed an agreement for 8 million euro in aid to the budget with French Consul-General in...”
Nov 17, 2016
US Consul General: US donated $340 million to UNRWA in 2015 and is committed to continuing aid to PA
Official PA TV program Speak Plainly, on America’s interest in the peace process in the region, hosting US Consul General to Jerusalem Donald Blome Official PA TV host: "Does the US still continue and will it continue to support the stability of the Palestinian Authority (PA)?" US Consul General to...
Oct 22, 2016
Red Cross cuts funding for second monthly visit for families of prisoners; PA will cover cost instead
Headline: "Fares: The president signed on covering the expenses of the second monthly visit of prisoners' relatives" "Chairman of the [PA-funded] Palestinian Prisoners' Club Qadura Fares revealed that [PA] President Mahmoud Abbas signed a resolution to cover the costs of the second monthly visit of..."
Aug 9, 2016
France to give 8 million Euro to PA treasury
Headline: “The government’s outstanding decisions” “[PA] Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah briefed the government members during the weekly meeting held today [May 25, 2016] in Ramallah, led by him, in regard to the results of the meeting he held in his office yesterday with French Prime Minister...”
May 25, 2016
Fatah spokesman: Norway gives $40 million a year to the PA treasury
Headline: “Fatah thanked Norway for its continued support of the State of Palestine” “The Fatah Movement again expressed today, Monday [May 16, 2016], its appreciation for the role of the Norwegian government and parties in continuing to financially and politically support the State of Palestine...”
May 16, 2016
Norway ambiguous about aid cuts to PA based on PMW proof on terror spending
Headline: “Norway denies a decision was made to halt the financial aid to the PA” “Norwegian Ambassador to the PA Hans Jacob Frydenlund denied yesterday [May 15, 2016] to Ma’an (i.e., independent Palestinian news agency) that Norway has decided to stop its financial aid to the Palestinians. The...”
May 16, 2016
Abbas confirms main charge of PMW's new report - that the PA is still paying salaries to terrorists - in meeting with Norwegian Foreign Minister
Headline: “The support program for prisoners is unacceptable” “In a meeting with [PA President] Mahmoud Abbas, Norway's Foreign Minister Børge Brende stressed that the current support program for prisoners should be abolished. Foreign Minister Brende (Conservatives) is on a new tour of the Middle...”
May 4, 2016
Vatican-funded sports club sponsors tournament named after terrorist mass murderer Abu Jihad
Headline: “Jerusalem Al-Ansar [team] successfully concluded the 22nd Abu Jihad Tournament” "The Jerusalem Al-Ansar Club successfully concluded the 22nd Khalil Al-Wazir 'Abu Jihad' Football Tournament for young people born in 1995, which was efficiently and well organized on the grounds of the Burj..."
May 1, 2016
PMW report on PA salaries to terrorists debated in Norway. Norway’s Foreign Ministry knows the PA still pays salaries, MPs object
NRK TV reporter Tormod Strand: "Malki [Roth] only reached the age of 15 because a Palestinian suicide bomber blew himself up at this pizza shop in Jerusalem in 2001. 15 civilians were murdered. The person responsible for making the bomb, Abdallah Barghouti, is imprisoned in an Israeli jail..."
Apr 24, 2016
Tree planting ceremony honoring murderers held by Palestinian NGO funded by UNRWA, UNDP, foreign governments
Headline: “El-Bireh: Planting olive trees bearing the names of the popular uprising’s Martyrs in lands in danger of [expropriation]” “Yesterday [March 31, 2016], a number of families of Martyrs (Shahids) of the popular uprising (the wave of Palestinian terror attacks against Israelis since...”
Apr 1, 2016
Palestinian Authority school hosts basketball game for high school girls named after terrorist who led killing of 37, organized by Palestinian NGO funded by European organizations
Headline: “In honor of Palestinian Women’s Day – the Rosary Sisters’ High School won the Martyr Dalal Mughrabi Cup after beating the Al-Awael School in a basketball [game] under the auspices of the Al-Razi Cultural and Social Association” “The Rosary Sisters’ High School in Jerusalem has beaten the...”
Mar 23, 2016
UN bodies and European governments support Palestinian NGO that honored killer of 3 with human reading chain
Headline: “Chain of readers in Hebron to commemorate Martyr Alyan” “Dozens of female activists and mothers took part in a chain of readers to commemorate Martyr (Shahid) Baha Alyan, on the occasion of National Reading Day, March 8 [International Women's Day], and Mother’s Day [March 21], in the...”
Mar 22, 2016
US Congress blocks $159 million in aid to the PA
Headline: "US Congress blocks $159 million in aid to PA" "Members of the United States Congress are delaying a payment of $159 million in aid allocated for the Palestinian Authority in effort to pressure the PA to relaunch negotiations with Israel, the PLO ambassador to Washington said..."
Mar 20, 2016
PA and Fatah officials glorify terrorists who killed 37 at Fatah event hosted by Palestinian Red Crescent; Fatah official says Israel is forcing children to stab
“The Fatah Movement marked the 38th anniversary of the death as Martyrs (Shahids) of Dalal Mughrabi and her fellow companions in the [Palestinian] Red Crescent auditorium in El-Bireh, in the presence of District Governor of Ramallah and El-Bireh Laila Ghannam and some members of the PLO Executive...”
Mar 13, 2016
Fatah invites Palestinians to event hosted by Palestinian Red Crescent honoring Dalal Mughrabi, “the Bride of Palestine,” and her fellow terrorists
Image and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page Posted text: “General invitation” Invitation text: “General invitation Return to the Roots The Fatah Movement is honored to invite you to attend the Return to the Roots ceremony to mark the 38th anniversary of the death as Martyrs (Shahids)...”
Mar 9, 2016
Op-ed in PA daily responds to Israeli criticism of international aid for terrorists: The world owes the Palestinians money for enabling Israel’s establishment, majority of aid money goes to PA salaries
Headline: “Hotovely and the baseless questions” Op-ed by Omar Hilmi Al-Ghoul, columnist for official PA daily “Israeli Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Tzipi Hotovely published an article last week in the American Wall Street Journal, titled ‘Where Does All That Aid for Palestinians Go.’ [Israeli...”
Feb 3, 2016
UNRWA school in Gaza encourages death through Martyrdom: "Our blood and souls are for you, Al-Aqsa Mosque"
Text and images posted on "Elementary School A for Refugees – Gaza" Facebook page on Oct. 20, 2015, accessed March 7, 2016. The first image shows that the UNRWA logo is the profile picture of the page (on March 7, 2016). The page later removed the UNWRA logo and closed or blocked the page. On Oct...
Oct 20, 2015
PA PM: “Britain was, and continues to be, a main supporter” of the PA
Official PA TV News report on an event in honor of British Queen Elizabeth’s birthday, attended by PA Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah: Official PA TV newsreader: “The Prime Minister [Rami Hamdallah] expressed his hope that the UK government would support, in international circles, our people’s right...”
Jun 11, 2015
Government-funded Norwegian NGO funds exhibit erasing Israel from maps
Title of map: "The borders of Palestine" The map shows the Mediterranean Sea, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan and Egypt as the borders of "Palestine." [http://borjcamp.com/?p=46522] Article about the exhibit printed in the official PA daily: "The 'Steadfast Children' institute held a paintings exhibition..."
Dec 24, 2014
World Bank transfers 31.6 million dollars to the PA
"Washington, December 23, 2014 – The World Bank transferred today an amount of about US$31.6 million to the Palestinian Authority from the Palestinian Reform and Development Plan Trust Fund (PRDP-MDTF), a multi-donor budget support mechanism administered by the Bank. The funds contributed by the..."
Dec 23, 2014
UN and EU-funded Al-Quds University allowed Hamas exhibit honoring 3 terrorist murderers
"The Islamic Bloc, the Hamas student association at Al-Quds University, opened its first artistic exhibition this year under the title "At Your Command, Jerusalem", at the entrance to the Science Department. The exhibition included models of the Al-Aqsa Mosque [compound] and of ways of..."
Nov 11, 2014