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Senior Fatah official: "Normalization with Israel is treason!"
Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee, Jibril Rajoub: "Last time (i.e., the 2006 elections), even our [Christian] brothers, the Merry Christmas bunch - some of them voted for Hamas. Why would anyone vote for them [Hamas] today? What have they given? What have they given? What example?..."
Sep 2, 2016
Fatah official: Interrogations of Palestinian football players by Israeli security forces were “carried out an inhuman manner, the likes of which were only [seen] in the ‘40s of the last century, in the Nazi prisons and detention cells”
Headline: “Rajoub: The Palestine Cup Finals were postponed by 48 hours due to the occupation’s steps” “[Chairman of the Palestine Olympic Committee and] Chairman of the Palestinian Football Association Jibril Rajoub announced the postponement by 48 hours of the Palestine Cup Finals return match...”
Jul 31, 2016
Sports logo authorized by Fatah official featured map of “Palestine” that includes all of Israel
Posted text: “The logo that [Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee and Chairman of the Palestinian Football Association] Jibril Rajoub authorized for the Palestine Cup Championship ‘The logo of the Palestine Cup Championship’” The image shows the logo, featuring a trophy in the shape of...
Jul 19, 2016
PA officials hold plaque with map of “Palestine” erasing Israel at celebration for Palestinian scouts
Posted text: “[PA District Governor of Ramallah and El-Bireh] Dr. Laila Ghannam during her participation in the celebrations of the Palestinian Scout Association’s full membership in the international organization (i.e., World Organization of the Scout Movement ), which was held by the association...”
Jun 22, 2016
Fatah official calls to “establish a national leadership for the intifada”
Headline: "Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee [and head of the Palestinian Olympic Committee] Rajoub to Al-Quds: We are ready to establish a unified national leadership for the intifada (reference to wave of Palestinian terror attacks that started in Sept./Oct. 2015 –Ed.), the clash..."
Apr 5, 2016
Fatah official mentions terrorist Dalal Mughrabi in letter of thanks to Algeria for its support of Palestinians
Article by Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee and Chairman of the Palestinian Football Association Jibril Rajoub: Headline: “A letter of thanks to all Algerians” “The distance between Palestine and Algeria is the same as the distance between Jerusalem and its walls or between Algeria...”
Feb 23, 2016
PA official to terrorists: “You are heroes and we bless you… and say to you: You are a crown on our heads”
Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee, Jibril Rajoub: "I say to the Israelis first of all: You sons of bitches, we will not accept less than a Palestinian state. We are the owners of the land, and we are the residents of the land and you are strangers in the land... Our relations with..."
Jan 6, 2016
Tennis tournament named after terrorist Halabi, killer of 2, was held under patronage of senior Fatah official
Headline: “Martyr Muhannad Halabi Tournament: ‘Ahli Al-Khalil is the Palestine Cup table tennis champion” “Vice President of the Palestine Table Tennis Association, Radwan Al-Sharif, crowned the Hebron Al-Ahli Club team as the Palestine Cup Champion for 2015 – the Martyr (Shahid) Muhannad Halabi...”
Dec 19, 2015
Fatah official at event commemorating Arafat awards plaques with map of “Palestine” erasing Israel
Text and photos posted on Jibril Rajoub’s official Facebook page on Dec. 2, 2015 Text: "I was honored to participate in the events to mark the anniversary of the late leader Yasser Arafat’s death as a Martyr (Shahid), which were organized by the Supreme Council for Sport and Youth Affairs at the..."
Dec 2, 2015
PA official on Palestinian terror attacks: They are “acts of bravery, I am proud of them”
Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee Jibril Rajoub: "Clearly these are individual operations (i.e., terror attacks), however, they comprise bravery and composure. They contain a range of values that obligate the political elite and political and national Palestinian powers to see the..."
Oct 17, 2015
Saudi football team coming to play against Palestinian team refuses to cross any Israeli border in order to prevent "normalization"
Official PA TV sports program Pulse of the Fields interviewed Tayseer Nasrallah about a football game between "Palestine" and Saudi Arabia: PA TV host: "In today's program we will talk extensively about the game between the team of Palestine and the Saudi team, and which fate is still uncertain..."
Sep 22, 2015
Fatah official celebrates International Youth Day at center named after Abu Iyad, planner of Munich Olympics massacre
Official PA TV program Palestine this Morning, report on International Youth Day Official PA TV reporter: “The Supreme Council for Sport and Youth Affairs under Jibril Rajoub, and in coordination with UN institutes, celebrated today [Aug. 17, 2015] International Youth Day at the Martyr (Shahid)...”
Aug 17, 2015
PA leader glorifies plane hijacker Laila Khaled: "The fighter, the hero, the symbol"
Head of the Supreme Council for Sport and Youth Affairs Jibril Rajoub: I was at Al-Quds University, on Student Day. Someone asked me: "Who is [plane hijacker] Laila Khaled?" So I spoke about Laila Khaled, the fighter, the hero, the symbol, etc. After a while, someone spoke about Yasser Arafat...
Aug 16, 2015
Rajoub: Request to FIFA demanding “accountability” for Israel’s “racism against Palestinian sports” continues
Headline: “Rajoub: We haven’t cancelled our request to FIFA” “Head of the Palestinian Football Association Jibril Rajoub stated that ‘We haven’t retracted our request to FIFA to demand accountability from Israel. The review of the request has been postponed because an international committee of...”
May 30, 2015
Fencing tournament named after arch-terrorist Abu Jihad held under auspices of Fatah official Jibril Rajoub
Headline: “The [Palestinian] Fencing Association holds a championship [named after] Abu Jihad in Jericho” “The [Palestinian] Fencing Association has confirmed that a fencing championship [named after] Martyr Abu Jihad will take place at the Madinat Al-Amal compound in Jericho on Friday [April 24,...”
Apr 20, 2015
Racing tournament named after terror leader Abu Ali Mustafa sponsored by Fatah official
“The fifth round of the 2014 Palestine racing tournament (The Abu Ali Mustafa Tournament) [parenthesis in source] has ended. [The tournament] was organized by the Jericho [Race] Car and Bicycle Union, with the participation of 24 competitors from the various districts of the homeland, under...”
Dec 16, 2014
Fatah official: Israel treats Palestinians the same way Jews were treated in Holocaust
Al-Arabiya news channel interviewed Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee Jibril Rajoub: “Of course we want to bear our responsibility, but it is this occupation (i.e., Israel) that unilaterally attacks us, that is continually settling scores with us for the German Holocaust. [Although]...”
Dec 11, 2014
Senior Fatah official: Ziad Abu Ein’s death was an “intentional assassination” by Israel
Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee Jibril Rajoub: "The PA has decided to stop all forms of coordination with Israel following the intentional assassination of Fatah Revolutionary Council member and Head of the Committee to Resist Settlements and the Wall Ziad Abu Ein. This..."
Dec 10, 2014
“Not even Nazism” targeted sports and sportsmen, but Israel has a “systematic policy… to eradicate Palestinian sports”
“[Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee, Head of the Supreme Council for Sport and Youth Affairs, and] President of the Palestinian Football Association Jibril Rajoub condemned the fact that a military force armed with weapons of the Israeli occupation army had raided the Association’s...”
Nov 25, 2014
Fatah official: Israelis are “neo-Nazis”
The beIN Sports news network interviewed Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee and Head of the Supreme Council for Sport and Youth Affairs Jibril Rajoub on the Israeli army raid on the headquarters of the Palestinian Football Association Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee and...
Nov 24, 2014
Fatah official calls Netanyahu “Fuhrer” and accuses other Israeli politicians of being worse than Goebbels
“Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee Jibril Rajoub accused Benjamin Netanyahu’s extremist right-wing Israeli government of repeating the acts of the Third Reich – the name the Nazi party gave to Germany under Hitler’s regime… Rajoub described the Israeli Prime Minister as a ‘Fuhrer’...”
Nov 5, 2014
PA official refuses to condemn shooting of Rabbi Yehuda Glick, blames Israeli government
Headline: “Rajoub: The Palestinian people will not raise the white flag” “During an interview with [Israeli TV] Channel 2 yesterday [Oct. 30, 2014], Fatah Central Committee [Deputy Secretary and] member Jibril Rajoub refused to condemn the attempted murder of the extremist Yehuda Glick, which...”
Oct 31, 2014
Fatah leader calls for storing weapons for attack that all Palestinians will participate in
"Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Central Committee Jibril Rajoub stressed that the Palestinian leadership had decided to close the subject of bilateral relations with the occupation (i.e., Israel)... He added that the Fatah Central Committee had decided that future relations with Israel would be as..."
Oct 3, 2014