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Op-ed in PA daily asks PMW to pass on threat to Israeli Minister of Public Security
Op-ed in the sports section of the official PA daily by Abd Al-Fattah Arar "Extremist Israeli Minister [of Public Security] Gilad Erdan sent the International Olympic Committee a letter that testifies to the extent of their hate, and in it he demanded to freeze Chairman of the Palestine Olympic..."
Oct 5, 2018
Rajoub: PMW's director is "the Goebbels of the 21st century"
Speech by Fatah Central Committee Secretary and Chairman of the Palestinian Football Association Jibril Rajoub at a press conference on Sept. 3, 2018, on the sanctions FIFA imposed on him Chairman of the Palestinian Football Association and Fatah Central Committee Secretary Jibril Rajoub: "First of..."
Sep 3, 2018
PA: FIFA suspended Rajoub because of “claims by… Palestinian Media Watch”
Official PA TV host: "The [Palestinian Football] Association pointed out that the [FIFA] Disciplinary Committee based its decision [to suspend Jibril Rajoub] on claims by organizations of settlers in the occupied territories who call themselves Palestinian Media Watch." [Official PA TV, Pal Sport,...
Sep 1, 2018
Palestinian Football Association blames PMW for Rajoub's suspension from FIFA
“From the first moment that the FIFA Disciplinary Committee launched a series of proceedings on May 29, 2018, at the request of the Israel Football Association and one of the Israeli extremist right-wing organizations [PMW], it was clear to us that there is a deliberate intent to ban Palestinian...”
Aug 24, 2018
Official PA TV program puts a spotlight on PMW, showing posters depicting salaries paid to Palestinian terrorist prisoners by the PA
Official PA TV program Israeli Media in the Spotlight, on Israeli TV Channel 20 report on the activities of Israeli organizations – including PMW – to stop the money paid by the PA to terrorists and their families, which have led to changes in Israeli policy including the legislation of a law to...
Aug 4, 2018
PA TV hits back at PMW: “An extremist Zionist NGO with teams that work around the clock… [and] runs propaganda campaigns against the Palestinian leadership”
Official PA TV program Israeli Media in the Spotlight, commentary on PMW after showing interview on Israeli Channel 20 with PMW Director Itamar Marcus, PMW legal advisor Maurice Hirsch, and a PMW translator. Aired on July 7 and July 9, 2018 Official PA TV host: “They [PMW staff] even watch cooking...”
Jul 9, 2018
PA Education Minister: Israel is carrying out “brutal incitement campaign” against the PA curriculum; puts pressure [led by PMW] on donors regarding changing names of schools named after terrorists
Headline: "The [PA] Ministry of Education and the Accountability for Violence Against Children Association completed [the project] For a Secure Palestinian Childhood" "[PA Minister of Education and Higher Education and Fatah Central Committee Deputy Secretary Sabri] Saidam emphasized the..."
Feb 20, 2018
PA Deputy Education Minister: Israel is attacking the Palestinian curriculum, by claiming that it educates kids to hate
Official PA TV program Palestine This Morning, on Israeli opposition to the PA school curriculum, hosting PA Deputy Minister of Education Dr. Basri Saleh PA Deputy Minister of Education Dr. Basri Saleh: “We have witnessed attacks since the first day the national curriculum began with us in 2000...”
Feb 11, 2018
Official PA radio upset by PMW reports, accuses PMW of "incitement campaign" and “tricky Zionist discourse”
PMW has repeatedly exposed incitement to violence on official PA radio. See here and here for examples Headline: "The Voice of Palestine: Our coverage will continue despite the Israeli incitement against us" "Director-General of [the official PA radio station] The Voice of Palestine Bassam Daghlas..."
Jan 25, 2018
PA Ministry of Information: PMW is waging “wild incitement campaign” against PA radio station Voice of Palestine
“The [PA] Ministry of Information believes that the wild incitement campaign that the Israeli center called Palestinian Media Watch (PMW) is waging against [the official PA] radio station The Voice of Palestine projects on the other – whoever it may be – what happens within its own entity [Israel],...”
Jan 24, 2018
Fatah branch responds to criticism of its terror glorification that was also exposed by PMW
Image and text posted on the Facebook page of the Fatah Movement – Bethlehem Branch The image shows a tweet by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s spokesman to the Arab media Ofir Gendelman, in which he retweeted a previous tweet of his on Fatah terror glorification and wrote: “PA President...”
Jan 4, 2018
Fatah defends terror glorification that PMW exposed
Headline: “Israeli attack against Fatah, its Launch posters, and its self-sacrificing fighters (Fedayeen)” “Israeli websites have launched an attack against the Fatah Movement over posters that the movement published on the 53rd anniversary of the Palestinian [Fatah] Movement’s Launch (Intilaqa),...”
Jan 2, 2018
Fatah attacks Israeli PM’s Arab media spokesman over criticism of Fatah terror glorification
Images and text posted on the official Fatah Twitter account Posted text: “The Fatah Movement’s response to [Israeli] occupation Prime Minister [Benjamin Netanyahu’s] spokesman [to the Arab media Ofir] Gendelman” The first image shows a tweet by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s spokesman...
Jan 1, 2018
Fatah posts PMW video on their Facebook page
Video and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page Posted text: “[Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin] Netanyahu’s [Arab Media] Spokesman [Ofir] Gendelman attacks [official] PA TV” The video is a Palestinian Media Watch translation that was shared by Gendelman on Twitter on Dec. 20, 2017. The...
Dec 20, 2017
Fatah spokesman: FIFA decision regarding Israeli teams is a “scandal”
Headline: “Al-Qidwa: Israel’s demand for disarmament is unacceptable and unrealistic” “Official Fatah Spokesman and [Fatah] Commissioner of Information, Culture, and Ideology Nasser Al-Qidwa reviewed the Israeli policy and the Israeli steps of escalation towards the members of our people… during a...”
Nov 8, 2017
Head of Palestinian NGO: Protest by donor countries over naming a youth center after a terrorist, that PMW exposed, is an attempt to make Palestinians accept “the occupier’s narrative”
The Voice of Palestine, the official PA radio station, program On the Table, on foreign donor states cutting funding for the Women’s Affairs Technical Committee (WATC) after it named a center in the village of Burqa, north of Ramallah, after terrorist Dalal Mughrabi – who led the murder of 37, 12...
Oct 31, 2017
PMW report brings Sweden, Switzerland, Denmark and Holland to stop funding Palestinian women’s committee WATC that named a youth center after a terrorist
Headline: “Women’s Affairs Technical Committee: The donor states have stopped the funding due to Martyr Mughrabi’s name” “The Women’s Affairs Technical Committee (WATC) condemned the accusations of incitement and violence that were directed against it by a group of donor states that constitute the...”
Oct 29, 2017
PA Ministry of Education responds to Belgium’s decision to cut funding to school construction, following PMW’s report
“The [PA] Ministry of Education and Higher Education… expressed great sorrow over the temporary freeze of the Belgian aid to build two schools due to the reservations regarding the name given to one of the schools (PMW exposed that the school was named after terrorist Dalal Mughrabi who led the...”
Oct 11, 2017
PA Ministry of Education expresses “great sorrow” over Belgium’s decision to cut funding to PA school construction, following PMW report
Note: PMW exposed the naming of a Belgian-funded school after terrorist Dalal Mughrabi, who led the murder of 37. This led to condemnation by Belgium and a temporary freeze to Belgian funding of PA school construction projects. “The [PA] Ministry of Education and Higher Education expressed its...”
Oct 11, 2017
Palestinian news agency claims PMW bulletin on Palestinian presentation of terrorist who killed 3 as compassionate is “incitement”
Headline: “Israel launched an incitement offensive against the official Palestinian media” “Israeli governmental institutions launched a wide-scale incitement offensive against the official Palestinian media outlets, including [official] PA TV and the [official PA] daily Al-Hayat [Al-Jadida], and...”
Aug 3, 2017
Fatah responds to accusations of inciting violence: The “true incitement” is by Israel, which carries out “invasions of the Al-Aqsa Mosque” and attempts to “Judaize” the Cave of Patriarchs in Hebron
Headline: "Al-Qawasmi: The occupation, settlement, and invasions of the Al-Aqsa Mosque" "The Fatah Movement rejected the Israeli accusations against the Palestinian leadership, the movement, and the Palestinians in general, according to which they are inciting to violence. The movement emphasized..."
Jul 10, 2017
Jenin Municipality removes monument allegedly due to Israeli threats
Headline: “The Jenin Municipality removed the Martyr Khaled Nazzal monument after threats from the occupation authorities” “The wife of Martyr (Shahid) Khaled Nazzal (i.e., terrorist, planned murder of 31), author Rima Kittaneh Nazzal, said in a phone call with Al-Ayyam that the Jenin Municipality...”
Jun 24, 2017
PA daily op-ed accuses Israel of "inciting" against the PA by demanding PA end prisoners` salaries and terror glorification
Excerpt of an op-ed by Omar Hilmi Al-Ghoul, regular columnist for official PA daily “Whoever follows official Israeli politics and actions notices that the central elements in the extremist right-wing coalition, in partnership with the herds of settlers and the Israeli security/military...”
Jun 20, 2017
Head of village council repeats name of center named after terrorist won't be changed, would rather return the money than give in to "conditional funding"
“Chairman of the Burqa Village Council Sami Daghlas… explained to a reporter from [the independent Palestinian news website] The Palestinian Information Center that... the position of the Palestinian [PA] Ministry of Foreign Affairs - which noted the [Dalal Mughrabi] Center (i.e., terrorist who led...”
Jun 3, 2017