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PA: Cable car in Jerusalem part of Israel's "Judaizing" projects to "distort the historical and cultural narrative of the city into another narrative"
"The [PA] Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities: The construction of a cable car in Jerusalem will destroy its heritage and historical character"
Feb 9, 2019
PA daily claims Jews visiting the Temple Mount “invaded” the Al-Aqsa Mosque and heard about “the alleged Temple”
Headline: “Over 40 settlers invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque” “Over 42 settlers invaded the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque yesterday [Feb. 7, 2019] from the Mughrabi Gate, under heightened protection by the occupation forces. The settlers carried out provocative tours at the mosque and listened to explanations...”
Feb 8, 2019
Preacher at Al-Aqsa Mosque: “Jerusalem and the Al-Aqsa Mosque are subject to renewed danger… by erasing the characteristics of the holy city and changing its Islamic Arab identity, falsifying its history”
Headline: “50,000 civilians prayed on Friday at the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the Israeli occupation flew gliders over the blessed mosque” “Fifty-thousand civilians held Friday prayers yesterday [Feb. 2, 2019] at the Al-Aqsa Mosque plazas, in the shadow of steps that the occupation took at the gates of...”
Feb 2, 2019
Fatah official: US is leading “plots” against the Palestinians, including recognizing Jerusalem as “the capital of the Zionist entity”
Headline: “Zaki welcomes the chairman of the General Union of Palestinian Communities in Europe” “Fatah Movement Central Committee member and [Fatah] General Commissioner for Arab and China Relations Abbas Zaki welcomed Chairman of the General Union of Palestinian Communities in Europe Ali Al-Qadi...”
Feb 2, 2019
PA daily calls Israelis visiting the Temple Mount “invaders [who] carried out suspicious provocative tours at the mosque and listened to explanations regarding an alleged Temple”
Headline: “Settlers, members of the police, and Talmud students invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque” “Twenty-four settlers, 40 members of the Israeli police, and 20 students of Talmudic institutes (i.e., Jewish religious studies academies) invaded the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque yesterday [Jan. 31, 2019] from...”
Feb 1, 2019
Fatah official: Cable car in Jerusalem is part of “Judaization” plot to change the city’s nature “through excavations, the theft of history and antiquities”… and creating “facilities for the alleged Temple”
“The so-called Israeli ‘Infrastructure Committee’ ratified the plan for the cable car in the occupied Old City of Jerusalem that will connect the Mount of Olives to the Al-Buraq [Wall] (i.e., the Western Wall of the Temple Mount) plaza (sic., the cable car project is to go up to the Dung Gate of...”
Jan 30, 2019
PA media supervisor: “Zionism [is] acting to seize exclusive ownership of Jerusalem through a false narrative that is not supported by history and is also not supported by the [archeological] excavations”
“General Supervisor of the [PA] Official Media [with the rank of] minister [and General Supervisor of Fatah-run Awdah TV] Ahmad Assaf said that ‘The focus on Jerusalem and what takes place in it is at the heart of our national priorities and at the heart of our defense of the national enterprise.’...”
Jan 29, 2019
PA daily: Israeli Culture Minister called for “the establishment of the alleged 'Third Temple' in place of the Al-Aqsa Mosque”
Headline: "Settlers renewed their invasions of the Al-Aqsa Mosque and Regev invaded the Old City" "Israeli Minister of Culture and Sport extremist Miri Regev invaded the Old City of occupied Jerusalem yesterday [Jan. 27, 2019] and carried out a provocative tour under increased security protection..."
Jan 28, 2019
PA daily claims visiting Israelis “invaded” the Al-Aqsa Mosque, refers to the “alleged Temple”
Headline: "The occupation police chief and several ‘veterans’ invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque" "Dozens of Jewish rabbis and alleged 'Temple' organizations called to build the alleged 'Temple' at the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque during their celebrations in occupied Jerusalem two days ago [Jan. 23, 2019] over..."
Jan 25, 2019
PA warns against "attacks" against Al-Aqsa, Jerusalem, everything surrounding Al-Aqsa is part of it, Israel invents "false history"
"Everything that the occupation is doing in all of Jerusalem is void and constitutes aggression against our people, our Arab nation, and our Islamic and Christian nation"
Jan 19, 2019
Op-ed by PA daily editor-in-chief denies Jewish history in Israel and Jerusalem; compares Palestinians to Jesus
Excerpt of an op-ed by official PA daily Al-Hayat Al-Jadida Editor in Chief Mahmoud Abu Al-Haija “From the Damascus Gate Plaza – whose name became the Martyrs’ (Shahids’) Plaza following the last uprising in Jerusalem (apparently refers to several months of deadly Palestinian terror attacks against...”
Jan 7, 2019
Official PA daily reports on a so-called invasion of the Al-Aqsa Mosque by “35 settlers,” who attended “provocative” tours and “listened to explanations about the alleged Temple”
Headline: "35 settlers invade the Al-Aqsa Mosque" "Settlers carried out provocative rapid tours at the Al-Aqsa Mosque and listened to explanations about the alleged Temple." The PA and its leaders consider all of the Temple Mount an integral part of the Al-Aqsa Mosque. Therefore they view any...
Dec 26, 2018
Op-ed in official PA daily says Jesus is a symbol of a national struggle against those who falsified the Old Testament, and which have not “ceased committing their crimes to this very day”
Excerpt of an op-ed by Omar Hilmi Al-Ghoul, regular columnist for the official PA daily “Jesus, peace be upon him, was the first symbol of a national struggle for liberation and escape from the claws of those who pretend to belong to Judaism, who falsified the Old Testament and its intentions,...”
Dec 25, 2018
PA district governor: Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as “a capital for the Jews” was “the most dangerous thing in history”
Official PA TV program Palestine This Morning, special episode for Christmas at the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, hosting Bethlehem District Governor Kamel Hamid Bethlehem District Governor Kamel Hamid: “The plot against our people has not ended. That is to say, the most dangerous [plot] -...”
Dec 24, 2018
PA daily cartoon against Australian recognition of West Jerusalem as Israel’s capital depicts an Israeli soldier in a kangaroo’s pouch
The cartoon shows a kangaroo with an Israeli soldier – depicted by a Star of David on his helmet – in its pouch. Arabic text on cartoon: “Australia” English text on cartoon: “Australia recognizes West Jerusalem as Israel’s capital” Australia recognized “West Jerusalem” as Israel’s capital on Dec...
Dec 20, 2018
PLO official responding to Australian recognition of West Jerusalem as Israel’s capital: “No part of [Jerusalem] can be recognized as Israel’s capital"
Official PA TV, on Australia’s decision to recognize “West Jerusalem” as Israel’s capital, telephone interview with PLO Executive Committee member and head of the PLO Department of Diplomacy and Public Policy Hanan Ashrawi PLO Executive Committee member and head of the PLO Department of Diplomacy...
Dec 15, 2018
PA Presidential Office accuses Israel of “defilement of the holy sites”
Official PA TV News on the Israeli army entering the headquarters of the official PA news agency WAFA Official PA TV newsreader: “The [PA] Presidential Office has given notice that [PA] President Mahmoud Abbas will make urgent contact with a number of bodies – Arab and international – so that they...”
Dec 10, 2018
Jewish holiday of Hanukkah called in PA daily "the holiday most identified with the myth of the alleged Temple"
Headline: “Ida’is warned against the settlers’ attempts to organize a procession next to the Al-Aqsa Mosque gates” “[PA] Minister of Religious Affairs Yusuf Ida’is warned against the settlers’ attempts to organize a mass procession next to the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque gates for what is called ‘the...”
Dec 7, 2018
Temple Mount described by PA daily as being “invaded” by visiting Israelis; Jewish history at site called “the legend and myth of the alleged Temple”
Headline: “Dozens of settlers invaded the Al-Aqsa Mosque” “One hundred and thirty-five settlers invaded the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque in the morning hours yesterday [Dec. 6, 2018]… and listened to explanations about the legend and myth of the alleged Temple from extremist guides.” The PA and its...
Dec 7, 2018
PA daily describes Jewish celebrations of Hanukkah and visits to the Temple Mount as “invasions” and “riots;” Jewish history at site called “lie of the alleged Temple”
Headline: "Dozens of settlers invade the Al-Aqsa Mosque and riot before its gates" "Dozens of settlers invaded the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque yesterday [Dec. 4, 2018] in small groups… The settlers listened to the guides' explanations about the lie of the alleged Temple, and a few settlers tried to hold..."
Dec 5, 2018
Islamic official on “invasions” of the Temple Mount by "alleged Temple organizations": "The blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque is… an Islamic mosque and the Jews have no connection to it"
Official PA TV News, on the Islamic Endowments Department warning against increased Jewish visits to the Temple Mount during Hanukkah Official PA TV reporter: “[There have been] numerous calls and pamphlets from the alleged Temple organizations through their websites to increase the invasion of the...”
Dec 1, 2018
Fatah Facebook rebroadcasts Abbas` call to prevent Jews "in any way" from “defiling our holy places”
Text and video posted on the official Fatah Facebook page PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas: “It's not enough for us to say: ‘There are those carrying out Ribat’ (religious conflict / war over land claimed to be Islamic). We must all carry out Ribat in the Al-Aqsa [Mosque]. It's not enough for us to say:...”
Nov 28, 2018