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PLO Ambassador expresses joy over Hezbollah bombing
On Jan. 28, 2015, Hezbollah bombed Northern Israel, killing two Israeli soldiers. Adli Sadeq, PLO Ambassador to India and regular columnist for the official PA daily Al-Hayat Al-Jadida, wrote the following op-ed in response to the bombing: "Hezbollah’s operation (i.e., shooting of missiles) at..."
Jan 29, 2015
Cartoon glorifies terrorist who attempted to murder Rabbi Yehuda Glick, who is depicted as a snake
Bi-weekly paper "The Capital City," which is distributed with the official Palestinian Authority daily Al-Hayat Al-Jadida, featured a cartoon portraying Rabbi Yehuda Glick as a snake. Terrorist Mutaz Hijazi, who attempted to murder Rabbi Glick on Oct. 29, 2014, is seen trying to strangle Rabbi...
Nov 13, 2014
PA TV praises terrorists murders and refers to Jerusalem Israelis as "settler herds"
PA TV host: "First, as always, greetings to the heroic and brave children of Jerusalem who these days are confronting the settler herds at the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque, in all the neighborhoods of the Old City and all the neighborhoods outside of Jerusalem... Greetings and honor to our heroic..."
Nov 9, 2014
PA daily: "Al-Aqsa Mosque is subjected to the rampaging of the occupation... and to the absurdity of their mythological delusions"
Headline: “The purification of the Al-Aqsa Mosque” Article from the culture section of the official PA daily by poet Al-Mutawakkil Taha “Hell has many gates, and the most dangerous gate is the gate of the alleged false Temple. When they pass through the streets in their heavy army boots, they...”
Oct 30, 2014
Fatah cartoon: Israelis are wolves surrounding Al-Aqsa Mosque
Fatah published this image on its Facebook page, presenting Israelis outside the Al-Aqsa Mosque (on the Temple Mount) as dangerous wolves. Text beside image: "The wolves surround your Al-Aqsa [Mosque], Arabs! What are you going to do about it?"
Oct 19, 2014
Israel, depicted as a snake, is given green light by US to attack Palestinians - cartoon in PA daily
A caricature in the PA daily newspaper depicts an Israeli fighter pilot as a snake that has been given the green light by the US. This cartoon was published as Hamas was firing thousands of rockets at Israel and as Israel was responding with Operation Protective Edge, which aimed at destroying...
Aug 24, 2014
Fatah: Israelis in shelters are “like mice”; a “brilliant victory” for Palestinians
Text on photo in Hebrew and Arabic: “Say what you want, [that] our rockets are children’s toys, The main thing is you’re in shelters like mice And our children accept your terrorism like heroes Our destiny is a brilliant victory and your destiny is hell.” Note: The Facebook page where this item was...
Aug 24, 2014
PA TV: Israel is a “hyena… something scary that comes from outside and attacks the sanctity of the land"
Official PA TV broadcast Israeli Arab actor Mohammad Bakri’s program Face to Face, which hosted the head of the Palestinian Prisoners Association in the 1948 Territories (i.e., Israel) Munir Mansour: Host, Israeli Arab actor Mohammad Bakri: “Abu Ali [Munir Mansour], how are you? Twenty-one...”
Aug 9, 2014
PA daily op-ed: Netanyahu and his associates are “devils”; Israel is a “cancerous entity which can only be cured by leaving our land”
Op-ed by Fathi Al-Bis, regular columnist for the official PA daily: “In his response to the barbaric Zionist aggression against the Palestinian people, particularly in the Gaza Strip, the President of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega, said: ‘It seems the devil has possessed [Israeli Prime Minister]...”
Aug 8, 2014
Official PA daily: We are "the first line of defense in the battle of humanity against the dogs"
Op-ed by Adli Sadeq, PLO Ambassador to India and regular columnist for the official PA daily Al-Hayat Al-Jadida “The resistance will persist until this stubborn enemy retreats and finds a path into the bosom of humanity. We are protecting all humans, and are on the first line of defense in...”
Jul 14, 2014
Gaza schoolgirls repeat Hamas slogan: "Strike, strike Tel Aviv!"
Hamas TV clip 1: "The sirens herald death [Hamas'] Al-Qassam [Brigades] answer by striking Sderot, Eshkol and Ashdod (Israeli areas) Avenging the Martyrs’ blood. There's no louder sound... O beloved Al-Qassam fighter, strike, destroy Tel Aviv!" Hamas TV clip 2: (Schoolgirls cheer...
Jul 11, 2014
Fatah threatens "settler herds": "Our response will be...an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth."
The text on the right is a "message from the United National-Islamic Leadership in Jerusalem." (This is the first proclamation published by this body, and it is unclear whether such a leadership even exists -Ed.) The message condemns the "Nazi" operation of the kidnapping and murder of the youth...
Jul 3, 2014
Official PA daily: Israel is "barbaric," "a product of myth, racism and war;" Israeli soldiers are "killers and savages"
Op-ed by Fathi Al-Bis, regular columnist for the official PA daily "The region around us is burning. The abhorrent sectarianism (i.e., wars in Iraq and Syria) is burning everything... Israel - a product of myth, racism and war - believes that the conflagration in the region gives it a free hand and..."
Jun 23, 2014
PA accuses PM Netanyahu of incitement for comparing Palestinian cartoon with visually similar Nazi cartoon
“Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu protested on his website (sic. – should be: Facebook page) the materials being published on the official Facebook page of the Palestinian National Security Forces on the issue of the right of return. The Israeli Prime Minister’s website used these...”
May 25, 2014
Palestinian convention organized "to protect the land from the settlement demon," speaker calls all Israelis "occupiers"
“Participants in a political-cultural convention on the subject of the 66th anniversary of the Nakba (i.e., ‘the catastrophe,’ Palestinian term for the establishment of the State of Israel), organized by the [Palestinian Popular] Struggle Front in Tulkarem two days ago, emphasized the need...”
May 21, 2014
PA TV: Israel is a "vampire"
Official PA TV program Palestine This Morning on the Nakba (i.e., “the catastrophe,” Palestinian term for the establishment of the State of Israel). PA TV reporter: “The Zionist minorities that suddenly appeared on the map conducted organized campaigns of ethnic cleansing against our people, as...”
May 15, 2014
Young boy recites poem: "Zion is Satan with a tail"
Official PA TV program A Work of Art showed a child reciting the poem “Visa” by Egyptian poet Hisham El-Jakh. PA TV host: What poem do you like to recite most? Muhammad, creative boy who writes and recites poetry: The poem people liked the best, wherever I went, people asked me to recite the poem...
May 14, 2014
Official PA TV: Israelis are "the bats of darkness"
Official PA TV News on Nakba Day (i.e., ‘the catastrophe,’ Palestinian term for the establishment of the State of Israel) Official PA TV newsreader: “The land is still calling its owners to [realize] the right of return – in Haifa, Jaffa, Acre, Lod, Ramle and dozens of other cities and hundreds of...”
May 14, 2014
PA cartoon: Israel is a snake; Fatah and Hamas cut off its head
A cartoon in the official PA daily presents the reconciliation and unity between Fatah and Hamas as a means to destroy Israelis/Jews. Israel is depicted as the head of a snake or worm, wearing a Jewish skull cap with a Star of David on it. The head may be intended to be a caricature of Israel's...
May 8, 2014
Official PA daily: Israel is a "terrorist state founded on biblical myths"
Op-ed by Jihad Al-Khazen in the official PA daily, re-printed from the London-based Al-Hayat: "The news [reported] that Israel's Foreign Minister, Avigdor Liberman, said he had held talks with Saudia Arabia and Kuwait, and that Israel can establish diplomatic relations with the Gulf states, since..."
Apr 20, 2014
Israel is monstrous mosque-eating soldier
Official PA broadcast on its show Circle of Events a cartoon from the Jordanian newspaper Al-Dustur depicting Israel as a monstrous soldier gorging on the Dome of the Rock Mosque, while a Hamas activist holding a flag with the word "Land" and a Fatah activist holding a flag with the word "Day"...
Mar 30, 2014