Palestinian


Israeli-Palestinian Tensions Rise as U.S. Envoys Arrive

As two Mideast peace envoys arrive from Washington, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas exchanged hostile words over terrorism and settlements on Tuesday. With Jason…

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Report: Egypt to Supply Electricity to Gaza

Egypt will provide a solution to the potentially explosive power crisis in Gaza, The Times of Israel reported on Tuesday, quoting Palestinian sources. Hundreds of tons of fuel oil for…

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New Book on Palestinian History Gets Rave Reviews

An Israeli writer has authored what he claims is the most extensive research into the history of the Palestinian people – with discussions of their ancient traditions, their roots and…

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Hamas Calls for National Front Against PA

The schism between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority took on an even more strident tone on Sunday as a Hamas leader called for a “national rescue front” against the PA,…

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Qalqilya Building Plan Provokes Anger in Shomron

Amid an ongoing dispute over the pace of building Jewish housing in Yehudah and Shomron, the government’s announcement of a plan to double the size of the Palestinian city of…

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PA Official Claims Kosel for Muslims

A week after a Palestinian Authority official made the surprising statement that the Kosel should permanently remain under Israeli control, another PA official said the opposite, that Muslims cannot concede…

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Indian PM’s Israel Itinerary Excludes Palestinians

When world leaders and diplomats visit Israel, they usually also visit the Palestinian Authority. Not so with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. When Modi arrives in Yerushalayim next month, he…

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Sears to Remove ‘Free Palestine’ T-Shirts

UPDATE: Following an outcry over the “Free Palestine” t-shirts, Sears has announced that the t-shirts will be removed from its website within 24 hours. Our original story appears below: —…

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PA: We Won’t Pay Gaza Electricity Bill

The amount of electricity flowing to Gaza is likely to slow to a trickle, after the Palestinian Authority informed both Israel and Hamas that it would no longer pay Gaza’s…

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Hamas Prisoners Receive Stipends After All

Hamas terrorists in Israeli prisons who did not receive their monthly stipend from the Palestinian Authority on Sunday, reportedly did get the money on Monday. Initially, it was thought that…

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Denmark Suspends Palestinian Funding Pending Probe

Denmark has suspended its humanitarian aid to Palestinian and pro-Palestinian organizations pending an investigation to determine that the money is not being used to support terrorist activities. The decision to…

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Kahlon Holds Rare Meeting With Palestinian PM

Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon has met the Palestinian Authority prime minister, Israeli officials said on Thursday, in a rare visit by an Israeli Cabinet member to Ramallah, part of a…

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