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Commander of the PA Police Anti-Drug Unit: Israel is “interested” in planting and distributing drugs among Palestinian society
Official PA TV program Palestine This Morning, on The Drug Problem in Palestine – Reality and Ways to Cope conference in Jericho, hosting Commander of the PA Police Anti-Drug Unit Abdallah Aliwi Commander of the PA Police Anti-Drug Unit Abdallah Aliwi: "I think that accusing fingers [should be..."
Dec 26, 2018
President of Al-Quds Open University claims the drug problem amongst young Palestinians is the result of “Israeli aggression against our society”
Headline: “Al-Quds Open University, Al-Istiqlal University, and the [PA] State Attorney’s Office are holding a national conference on the topic of drugs” “Yesterday [Dec. 24, 2018] Al-Quds Open University, Al-Istiqlal University (i.e., the PA Security Forces university in Jericho), and the [PA]...”
Dec 25, 2018
PA Minister and University leaders claim Israel deliberately targets Palestinian youth with drugs
Official PA TV News PA Minister of Local Authorities Hussein Al-A’araj: “We as a government, the leadership, a civil society, and municipalities must pay attention to this scourge [of drugs] that has infiltrated our society through the Israeli occupation, which is striving to create a situation of...”
Dec 24, 2018
Op-ed in PA daily by Fatah official: Drugs are “the number one weapon of the enemy,” Israel is behind spread of drugs and other “poisons” among Palestinian society
Excerpt of an op-ed by Muwaffaq Matar, Fatah Revolutionary Council member and regular columnist for the official PA daily “This [drugs, Ed.] is the number one weapon of the enemy, and it is more dangerous than all of the lethal weapons… Dangers surround the Palestinian society from all directions;...”
Nov 29, 2018
District governor of Qalqilya: Israel is “spreading drugs in order to harm the unity of the Palestinian people and spread arguments and strife”
Headline: "A workshop in Qalqilya on the subject of addiction to video games" "Under the sponsorship of District Governor of Qalqilya Rafe’ Rawajbeh, and in cooperation with the Association for the War Against Drugs, the gender department yesterday [Sept. 19, 2018] organized a workshop to increase..."
Sep 20, 2018
PLO official accuses Israel of deliberately flooding the Palestinian street with drugs
Headline: “The [PLO] Commissioner of Public Activities called for a national campaign for the war against drugs” “Commissioner of Public Activities in the [PLO] Political and National Guidance Authority Nasser Nimr Ayyad called for a comprehensive and continuous national campaign for the war...”
Aug 31, 2018
PA security official accuses Israel being behind spread of drugs in Palestinian society
Headline: “Abu Ali: The occupation is undermining the war on drugs and making it easy to deal in them” “Head of the [PA] Preventive Security Force Muhannad Abu Ali said that the common factor in all of the growing fields that were discovered in the Jenin district is their connection to groups...”
Aug 17, 2018
PA police chief of Tulkarem: Israel is “the number one cause of the spread of drugs in the Palestinian areas, in order to destroy the young generations and thus destroy the whole society”
"Tulkarem Police Chief Azzam Jabara said that Israel is the main cause of the spread of the [marijuana] nurseries and [its] distribution in Palestinian society… He explained that the occupation intentionally does not pursue those who distribute drugs in the Palestinian territories, despite it..."
Apr 23, 2018
Abbas repeats libel: “Israel is exporting drugs to the Palestinians in frightening amounts”
PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas in speech to PLO Central Council: "We have a plan to fight the drugs. Israel is exporting drugs to us in frightening amounts. We need to pay attention in order to defend our young generation and defend it from the drugs."
Jan 14, 2018
PA District Governor of Qalqilya: Israel spreads drugs in order to “harm young Palestinians”
“District Governor of Qalqilya Rafe’ Rawajbeh met in his office yesterday [Oct. 1, 2017] with Director of the Arab Anti-Drug Network Musa Al-Tarifi… Rawajbeh praised the efforts of the Arab Anti-Drug Network [against drugs], which the occupation is working to spread in order to harm young...”
Oct 2, 2017
PA Police official: Israel and the PA cooperate in enforcing laws against drugs
Official PA TV program As It Is, on drugs, with PA Police War on Drugs Unit Deputy Commander Abd Allah Aliwi PA Police War on Drugs Unit Deputy Commander Abd Allah Aliwi: “Regarding people [ drug dealers] who hold Jerusalem identity cards (i.e., permanent residency) and Israeli identity cards, yes,...”
Sep 29, 2017
PA TV spreads libel accusing Israel of spreading drugs among young Palestinians
PA TV host: “Jerusalem is probably the Palestinian district that suffers the most from drugs, [because] the occupation mainly targets young age groups in Jerusalem...” Coordinator of the Project of the War on Drugs in Jerusalem, Issam Jweihan: “A war is being waged [by Israel] against Jerusalem...”
Jun 21, 2017
Abbas-appointed dean of Islamic schools: “Israel’s… war against the Arabs and Muslims is through sex mania… drugs… to destroy… our children’s values”
Imad Hamato, appointed by PA Chairman Abbas as dean of Gaza Al-Azhar schools, host of weekly PA TV program on Islam: "Our conflict today between us and Israel is the conflict between spirit and body. Israel’s global media has expanded, and its war against the Arabs and Muslims is through sex mania..."
Apr 14, 2017
PA Security Forces spokesman: Israel is responsible for rise in drug labs in the West Bank, is interested in "destroying Palestinian society socially, morally, and nationally"
Headline: "Adnan Al-Damiri: The security situation in the West Bank is stable and the occupation is trying to undermine it" "In order to be updated on the security situation in the West Bank and the large challenges it is facing, the Al-Quds [newspaper] interviewed Official Spokesman of the..."
Apr 5, 2017
Official PA TV reporter: "The occupation has tried and still tries to undermine the social fabric by spreading drugs and criminals"
Official PA TV program Buy Time in Jerusalem, on the history of the Shuafat refugee camp Official PA TV reporter: “People of the [Shuafat refugee] camp know that the occupation has tried and still tries to undermine the social fabric by spreading drugs and criminals, but it should be noted that...”
Mar 25, 2017
Abbas advisor: Israel's "satanic power that is directed against our people in Jerusalem is unprecedented in human history"
Official PA TV program Buy Time in Jerusalem, on the Palestinian legal battle for Jerusalem, hosting PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas’ Advisor on Strategic Affairs Dr. Husam Zomlot PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas’ Advisor on Strategic Affairs Dr. Husam Zomlot: “If you visit the website of the government of...”
Mar 8, 2017
Member of PA Supreme Fatwa Council accuses Israel of spreading drugs among Palestinian youth
Headline: “Drugs – the occupation’s weapon in Area C (i.e., areas of the West Bank under full Israeli security and administrative control)” “President of the Shari’ah Court of Appeals and member of The [PA] Palestinian Supreme Fatwa Council, Judge Ata Al-Muhtasib said that the plague of drugs of...”
Mar 4, 2017
Hamas member of PA Parliament: Jews are treacherous and impure, and send promiscuous women with AIDS to infect Muslims
Excerpt from sermon by Hamas member of the PA Parliament Marwan Abu Ras at the Al-Mina Mosque in Gaza Hamas member of the PA Parliament Marwan Abu Ras: “Who are the Jews? ... Who are they? The most impure people, the most impure nation, with the lowliest values that mankind has seen... The Jews are...”
Jan 6, 2017
PA Police spokesperson accuses Israel of supporting drug dealers in order to “sow chaos in the Palestinian society, harm its morals, and cause it damage”
Headline: “Erzekat: The Palestinian police confiscated 112 drug seedlings and stood against the occupation’s attempt to steal them” “[PA] Palestinian Police Spokesman Luay Erzekat emphasized that the Palestinian police force confiscated 112 drug seedlings in Yatta, south of Hebron, and noted that...”
Aug 29, 2016
PLO official repeats libel accusing Israel of spreading drugs for the purpose of destroying and weakening Palestinian society
Official PA TV program State of Politics, hosting PLO Executive Committee member Dr. Ahmed Majdalani PLO Executive Committee member Dr. Ahmed Majdalani: “The Israelis have never ceased their efforts to infiltrate Palestinian society and destroy it. There are two means for the destruction: Weapons,...”
Aug 21, 2016
Governor of Ramallah: Israel tries to kill us with drugs and fireworks
Official PA TV program Palestine This Morning, hosting Ramallah and El-Bireh District Governor Laila Ghannam, on warning issued by the Ramallah and El-Bireh district regarding the use of fireworks in celebrations to mark the end of matriculation exams Ramallah and El-Bireh District Governor Laila...
Jul 10, 2016
Nablus District Governor: Israel spreads drugs in the West Bank to wage war “against the principles and morals of our society”
Headline: “[Nablus District Governor Akram] Rajoub: There is no loss of control in Nablus, and there is a problem with regulating weapons” “Nablus District Governor Akram Rajoub… said that the extrent of drug usage in our [Palestinian] society is limited but on the rise. He added: ‘A war is being...”
Jun 20, 2016
Political commissioner of Rammallah: Israel is "spreading anarchy and making it easier for law breakers to spread drugs"
Headline: "The political commissioner of Ramallah and its suburbs met with the deputy governor of the Jerusalem district and the Biddu police station manager" "[PA] Political and National Commissioner of Ramallah, El-Bireh, and the Suburbs Nasser Nimr met in the headquarters of the police station..."
May 11, 2016
PA Minister of Jerusalem Affairs accuses Israel of “spreading drugs in order to harm the young [generation of Palestinians] and destroy it”
Headline: "The governor of the Jerusalem district briefed a Turkish delegation regarding the suffering of Jerusalem's residents" “[PA] Minister of Jerusalem Affairs and [Jerusalem] District Governor Adnan Al-Husseini briefed a Turkish Red Crescent delegation regarding the suffering of the...”
Apr 22, 2016
Qalqilya governor warns that Israel spreads drugs among Palestinians
Headline: "During a conference on the topic of the role of the mosques in achieving marital harmony, the media and social networks' role in the encouragement of healthy behavior and the struggle against social afflictions was emphasized" "Speakers called to strengthen the role of mosques in the war..."
Apr 7, 2016