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Cartoon in PA daily demonizes Israeli settler
Text on cartoon in English and Arabic: “Settlers” The cartoon shows an obese man inside a large army boot with “Occupation Army” written on it in English. The man, who has a kippah (Jewish skullcap) on his head and peot (i.e., Jewish traditional sidelocks), is aiming an assault weapon.
Oct 15, 2018
Cartoon portrays Trump snatching US aid from a young boy representing Palestinians
The cartoon shows US President Donald Trump - with an Israeli military jet with a Star of David on it depicted as a bird of prey perched on one arm. With his other arm, he is snatching US aid away from a Palestinian boy who's kicking a stone at him. This refers to the recent US decision to stop...
Oct 10, 2018
US President Trump depicted as shark in official PA daily cartoon
Cartoon posted in the official PA daily The cartoon shows a depiction of US President Donald Trump, recognizable by his hair, as a shark with its mouth gaping open and only its fin showing above water. On its fin is perched a dove with an olive branch in its beak.
Oct 7, 2018
Cartoon in official PA daily shows Lady Justice holding a tank and caged child in scales while stabbing a child at her feet, with the text: “Israeli Justice”
Cartoon posted in the official PA daily The cartoon shows a statue of Lady Justice peeking under her blindfold at the scales she is holding – on one side of the scales is a tank pointing its cannon at a child sitting in a cage on the other side of the scales. With her other hand Lady Justice is...
Oct 2, 2018
Cartoon in official PA daily shows soldier with large nose marching in US President Trump’s tie, with background of destroyed buildings
Cartoon published in the official PA daily The cartoon shows a soldier, apparently Israeli, with a seemingly large nose, marching on US President Donald Trump’s tie, the bottom of which drapes on the ground like a red carpet, as Trump points him forward. In the background are the ruins of...
Sep 30, 2018
Cartoon in official PA daily depicts US President Trump as a bulldozer operated by an IDF soldier
Cartoon published in the official PA daily The cartoon depicts US President Donald Trump as a bulldozer being driven by an Israeli soldier with a Star of David on his helmet. The bulldozer is approaching shacks, about to devour them.
Sep 22, 2018
Israel depicted as octopus in official PA daily cartoon
Text on cartoon in English and Arabic: “Israel…” The cartoon shows an octopus towering over the rubble of destroyed homes and wearing a military helmet on which is an Israeli flag and the word “Israel” written in Hebrew with a t ypo. One of the octopus’ arms ends in the shape of a smoking gun...
Sep 20, 2018
Cartoon of Trump flying a plane into “Palestine” with the text: “Trump’s decision to eliminate the Palestinian cause” posted on Fatah’s official Facebook page on Sept. 11
The cartoon shows US President Donald Trump about to fly a plane into a building shaped like the PA map of “Palestine” that presents all of Israel as “Palestine” together with the PA areas. The building is painted in the colors of the Palestinian flag and smoke is already rising from it. Text on...
Sep 11, 2018
Cartoon in PA daily depicts dead child being carried to his funeral wrapped in a Palestinian flag
The cartoon shows a dead baby wrapped in a Palestinian flag being carried aloft in a coffin as a “Martyr” is carried to his funeral, with a mobile with ducks attached to the coffin above the baby – possibly to emphasize that the “Martyr” is a baby.
Aug 11, 2018
Cartoon published in official PA daily shows caricaturized IDF soldier with a large nose pointing rifle at a Palestinian woman and child
Cartoon published in the official PA daily The cartoon shows a soldier – depicted with a large nose, apparently to caricaturize him as a Jew – pointing his rifle at a Palestinian woman who is on her knees holding a young boy and saying to him: “Don’t be scared, the thief is coming at night, like in...”
Jul 25, 2018
Israel portrayed as a shark in PA daily cartoon
The cartoon shows a shark – with an Israeli flag on the side of its head and underneath it the word “Israel” written in Hebrew (with a typo) – sitting at the edge of the sea. The shark is drinking water through a straw from a fish bowl, while eying a small fish in the fishbowl that is looking back...
Jul 9, 2018
Fatah Facebook posts cartoon criticizing Trump peace plan featuring a map of “Palestine” that erases Israel
Posted text: “#Palestine is not for sale” The cartoon shows US President Donald Trump holding a suitcase with money coming out of it and looking up at a large PA map of “Palestine” that presents all of Israel as “Palestine” together with the PA areas, with a sign hanging on it from a nail. Text...
Jul 2, 2018
PA daily cartoon depicts Israeli soldier poisoning a Palestinian baby
Cartoon published on the back cover of the official PA daily Text on cartoon: “Laila Gandour (see note below- Ed.)” The cartoon shows an Israeli soldier removing a bottle from a baby’s mouth and replacing it with a bottle marked with the skull and crossbones symbol for poison. The cartoon refers to...
May 21, 2018
Cartoon in PA daily: New US embassy in Jerusalem is a hand grenade
The cartoon shows three "domes" in Jerusalem: (from left to right: ) the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Dome of the Rock, and a dome drawn as a large hand grenade, depicting the new “US Embassy” that opened in Jerusalem on May 14, 2018. US recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel - On Dec...
May 16, 2018
Fatah: “The alleged American embassy in the occupied Palestinian capital is a new illegal settlement spot”
Image and text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page The image shows US President Donald Trump planting rows of houses with red roofs, characteristic of Israeli towns in the West Bank. Trump is holding a spade and has a watering can next to him, and next to it is a box with more houses in it...
May 15, 2018
Image on Fatah’s Facebook page, protesting US embassy move to Jerusalem, depicts Israel as a shark
The image shows a shark with its mouth open, and instead of teeth it has rows of houses with red roofs, characteristic of Jewish towns in the West Bank. The sparkle in the shark’s eye is in the shape of a Star of David. Text on image in English: “The alleged American embassy in the occupied...”
May 15, 2018
Cartoon in PA daily depicts Trump cutting ribbon made of shot Palestinian's blood at new US embassy in Jerusalem
Cartoon published in the official PA daily The cartoon shows US President Donald Trump cutting a red ribbon before a gate with a sign on it in English saying: "US Embassy." The ribbon is formed by a trail of blood streaming from a bullet that has pierced the body of a Palestinian demonstrator...
May 15, 2018
IDF soldier depicted as thief stealing money from the PA in cartoon posted on website of Fatah’s Information and Culture Commission
Cartoon posted on the website of Fatah's Information and Culture Commission Headline: "The prisoners and Martyrs' allowances are a right!" Text on cartoon: "The Israeli Parliament approved deducting the Martyrs (Shahids) and prisoners' allowances (mukhassasat) from the PA tax money" The cartoon...
May 8, 2018
Cartoon published in official PA daily shows US President Trump pointing a gun at a dove, a symbol for peace, implying Trump is killing the potential for peace
Cartoon published in the official PA daily The cartoon shows US President Donald Trump standing in an open grave and holding a dove, which symbolizes peace, while aiming a handgun at its head. This cartoon was previously published by Al-Hayat Al-Jadida on Feb. 6, 2018.
Feb 24, 2018
Cartoon on Fatah’s Information and Culture Commission website shows imprint of fighter jet on the ground near IDF logo
Cartoon posted on the website of the Fatah Information and Culture Commission Headline: “The Israeli planes fell… (sic., only one fighter jet was shot down; see note below)” The cartoon shows the imprint of a fighter jet on the ground with smoke rising from it, and the logo of the Israeli army next...
Feb 12, 2018
Cartoon on Fatah’s Information and Culture Commission website shows fighter jet sporting Star of David on fire and plummeting toward the earth
Cartoon posted on the website of the Fatah Information and Culture Commission Headline and text on cartoon: “The cards of conflict in the region” The cartoon shows an Israeli fighter jet with a Star of David on it plummeting as fire and smoke rises from it together with scraps of paper. The cartoon...
Feb 11, 2018
Cartoon published in official PA daily shows Trump threatening the UN logo with a dollar sign sword
Cartoon published in the official PA daily The cartoon shows US President Donald Trump as a victorious Roman gladiator – dressed in a roman toga and sandals. He is holding a sword with a dollar sign on its hilt, and a wreath around his head, transferred there from the UN logo below his foot, which...
Jan 25, 2018
Fatah cartoon mocks Trump, calls him "mentally deranged"
Headline: “The mental fitness of one who does not recognize the Palestinian people and its legal and historical right in Jerusalem, the capital of Palestine, is questioned!” Text in upper right corner of cartoon: “The publication of a book that casts doubt on [US President Donald] Trump’s mental...”
Jan 20, 2018