Palestinian


Barghouti Leads in Poll to Succeed Abbas

Marwan Barghouthi, a Palestinian Intafada leader jailed for life by Israel on multiple murder charges, would win the most votes if an election were held to find a successor for…

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Erekat Takes Snide Swipe at Trump

A senior Palestinian official has lashed out at President Donald Trump, saying “real-estate men” can’t resolve the Middle East conflict. The remarks of Saeb Erekat, a veteran Palestinian Authority negotiator,…

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Palestinians Lash Out at Israeli Taylor Force Act

The Palestinian Authority has lashed out at Israel for its version of the Taylor Force Act, passed overwhelmingly by the Knesset on Monday night. The law requires the state to…

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Knesset Ends Funding of Pay-for-Slay

The Knesset definitively ended indirect Israeli funding for payments by the Palestinian Authority to imprisoned terrorists and their families, requiring the state to deduct the amount the PA allocates for…

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Australia Halts Aid to Palestinians Over Terrorist Stipends

Australia has stopped its financial assistance to the Palestinian Authority because of suspicions that it’s being used for payments to terrorists and their families, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop announced…

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‘Save a Child’s Heart’ Doctors Honored at U.N.

A group of Israeli doctors have bypassed the region’s politics to save thousands of Palestinian children and those from 57 other countries by operating on their diseased hearts. The doctors…

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Prince William Lands in Israel

Prince William began the first official visit by a British royal to Israel and the Palestinian Territories on Monday, facing the challenge of navigating deep political and religious divides in…

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Security Forces Arrest PA Policeman on Rioting Charges

Security officials overnight Monday said they arrested 13 wanted security suspects in Yehudah and Shomron – one of them a Palestinian Authority policeman, who was involved in riots against Israeli…

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White House Confirms Mideast Peacemaking Trip

The White House has confirmed media reports that President Donald Trump’s Mideast negotiating team will visit the region next week as it finalizes its as yet unveiled Israeli-Palestinian peace plan…

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