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Arab riots and Hamas rockets achieved “victory,” says Abbas’ rival
Former Fatah leader says violent Arab riots and Hamas rocket barrages were “a victory of the unity of the Palestinian people – the residents of the Gaza Strip, Jerusalem, the West Bank, and our people in the 1948 [territories] (i.e., Israel)”
May 24, 2021
Former Fatah top official Dahlan: Palestinians lose international support because of “armed struggle”
Former Fatah top official Muhammad Dahlan: “Israel has attempted and succeeded… in removing the legal cover from every Palestinian national action: … from armed struggle, from politics, from protests, from peaceful demonstrations – even if you throw a rose at an Israeli soldier it will be...”
May 24, 2021
Former Fatah top official Dahlan praises 2021 riot and rocket war as Palestinian “victory”
Former Fatah top official Muhammad Dahlan: “I can say with certainty, with pride, and with honor that the Palestinian people has restored the Palestinian cause to being on the international community’s agenda (i.e., via Arab riots and Hamas rockets.)... It is a victory of the unity of the...”
May 24, 2021
Former Fatah leader slams Fatah for "making excuses" and postponing the PA elections
Delaying PA elections is a “political crime larger than the rest of the crimes,” declares Muhammad Dahlan, adding that “the excuse that Israel does not want us to hold the elections – this is fleeing from the battle that comes to us from Almighty Allah”
Apr 27, 2021
PA demands Israel to allow terrorist prisoners to run in PA elections, reveals Palestinian official
Fatah and PA official Hussein Al-Sheikh claims Israel has “no right” to stop the PA holding their elections in Israel's capital, Jerusalem, and that it is “impossible” to form a government without Hamas
Mar 22, 2021
Former Fatah leader criticizes Abbas harshly as attempting to "get rid of any opposition and supervision of his political, legal and financial crimes"
Headline: “[Muhammad] Dahlan attacks President Mahmoud Abbas and demands he announce the establishment of the State of Palestine” “Muhammad Dahlan, the Fatah leader who was expelled from the movement, and member of the Legislative Committee, severely attacked President Mahmoud Abbas regarding the...”
Aug 23, 2015
Senior Fatah leader: Marwan Barghouti is "the example and symbol of this [the second] Intifada," which Arafat and Fatah started
Interview with Muhammad Dahlan, member of the Fatah Central Committee: PA TV host: “Yesterday or the day before, Mahmoud Al-Zahar, the Hamas leader, said that they [Hamas] used to carry out operations (i.e., terror attacks) at the request of the late President, Yasser Arafat. In other words, there...”
Sep 28, 2010
Dahlan warning: Palestinians "will ambush" Israel over Jerusalem
Press conference held by Muhammad Dahlan, member of the Fatah Central Committee: "What is happening in Jerusalem is a detonator waiting to explode. Netanyahu wants to create chaos in the region, and to create security anarchy, so that they can blame the Palestinian side… In everything related to..."
Mar 14, 2010
Dahlan: Hamas prevents resistance, gets nothing from Israel
Muhammad Dahlan, Senior Fatah MP, at a press conference in Ramallah at a Fatah Revolutionary Council assembly, reported by WAFA and also broadcast on PA TV: "[Muhammad Dahlan] directed attention to the fixed position of Hamas, evading reconciliation [with Fatah] at all times – prior to the..."
Oct 19, 2009
Dahlan accuses Hamas of bombing nephew's wedding
"Fatah leader Muhammad Dahlan accuses Hamas of organizing wedding blast. Around the blast that injured 61 guests at his nephew's wedding in Khan Younis Tuesday night, Dahlan directly accused Hamas of organizing the attack... He speculated that the explosion targeting his family was a sign that..."
Jul 22, 2009
Fatah MP: Terror to be used "in the proper place and at the proper time," Arafat deceived the world when condemning terror
Muhammad Dahlan, senior Fatah MP: "Regarding negotiations with Israel, we have set a logical time limit of two years, in my opinion. The political plan guarantees the continuation of our national struggle in all its forms, in a way that will fulfill our national aspirations within this period of..."
Jul 22, 2009
PA MP Dahlan: Israel killed Arafat to abuse Fatah
Muhammad Dahlan, MP and senior Fatah leader: "I think that we're at the end of a process of abuse of the [Fatah] movement. Israel started it with the ruining of the Fatah movement and the ruining of the Palestinian Authority and its institutions, and the killing of Chairman Yasser Arafat."
Jul 22, 2009
Fatah leader: Fatah still refuses to recognize Israel
Muhammad Dahlan, senior Fatah leader: "They [Hamas] always say that the Fatah movement wants Hamas to recognize Israel. This is a gross deception. I want to say for the thousandth time, we demand of the Hamas movement not to recognize Israel, because the Fatah movement does not recognize Israel,..."
Mar 16, 2009
Dahlan: PA security forces aided Hamas during Intifada
Contrary to the popular idea that the Palestinian Authority is pursuing a peace process with Israel and is opposed to the terrorism advocated openly by Hamas, Muhammad Dahlan, a senior PA (Fatah) official, here states openly that PA security forces hid and protected Hamas military leaders and...
Jun 16, 2007