Palestinian


Palestinians Take Part in Nakba March

In a grim counterpoint to Independence Day celebrations, Palestinians held their annual Nakba commemoration of what they refer to as the “catastrophe” of Israel’s founding. Thousands of Arab Israelis participated…

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German FM Urges Palestinians Not to Tear Down Bridges

Germany’s new foreign minister has urged the Palestinians “not to tear down bridges,” an apparent reference to President Mahmoud Abbas’ contentious relationship with the U.S. and political rival Hamas. Heiko…

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IDF Official: Five Million Arabs in PA, Gaza

The IDF Monday told the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Security Committee that there are some five millions Arabs living in Palestinian Authority-controlled areas and Gaza. The data was presented to…

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Abbas Shaky Health Sparks Succession Talk

A series of recent health scares have raised new concerns about octogenarian President Mahmoud Abbas, reviving anxiety about a potentially chaotic, and even bloody, succession battle. In the latest sign…

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Hamas: We Killed Bomber Who Tried to Kill PA PM

Hamas on Thursday announced that it had eliminated a Gaza Arab who tried to kill Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah when he visited Gaza last week. Annas Abu Chusha…

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Taylor Force Act Due to Pass U.S. Congress

Legislation to sharply reduce the annual $300 million in U.S. aid to the Palestinian Authority unless it take steps to stop making what lawmakers described as payments that reward violent…

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