PLO official: Palestinians are “original owners of the land”
Official PA daily, Al-Hayat Al-Jadida - Oct. 12, 2013

 
     “PLO Secretary-General Yasser Abd Rabbo … declared his absolute refusal of [Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin] Netanyahu’s demand that the Palestinians recognize the State of Israel as Jewish, and said: ‘He (Netanyahu) wants historic Palestine to be a national homeland for the Jews, with no rights for Palestinians who are the original owners of the land.’”