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Palestinians in Iraq under “incitement’ campaign following publication of statistics that 12% of suicide bombers in Iraq were Palestinian
Headline: “The Palestinians in Iraq demanded that the PA ambassador in Baghdad intervene to stop the incitement against them” “Palestinians living in Iraq expressed their concern over an incitement campaign against their presence in Iraq, in parallel to what the Palestinians are experiencing in...”
Aug 1, 2017
Father of slain Palestinian rioter emphasizes his son had “hoped for Martyrdom-death… I am proud that my son died as a Martyr”
Headline: "Father of Martyr Muhammad Abu Ghannam to Al-Quds: My son joined the processions of Martyrs who have sacrificed themselves for the Al-Aqsa Mosque" "Father of Martyr (Shahid) Muhammad Hassan Abu Ghannam (i.e., killed while participating in violent riots against the Israeli army) yesterday..."
Jul 23, 2017
PLO official: Israeli security measures after terror attack are part of “plan whose goal is to divide the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and afterwards to destroy it and establish the alleged Temple in its place"
Op-ed by Head of the PLO Department of Jerusalem Affairs and PLO Executive Committee member Ahmed Qurei “The provocative steps that the occupation authorities took in all of Jerusalem, and around the Al-Aqsa Mosque in particular, since Friday morning (the placing of metal detectors following an...”
Jul 16, 2017
Palestinian babies die because the PA does not give them permission to leave Gaza for medical treatment
“Ibrahim Samir Tbeil, a nine-month old baby who lay in intensive care at the Al-Rantisi Hospital in Gaza, died because he was unable to leave the Gaza Strip in order to receive treatment. In this way, the number of babies who died in Gaza rose to three within 24 hours. [Hamas -run Gazan] Ministry...”
Jun 27, 2017
Palestinian paper denies Israeli sovereignty, calls towns in the Gaza Envelope in Israel “settlements”
Headline: "Gaza’s sewage is streaming toward the Gaza Strip envelope settlements" "Head of the Gaza Envelope Settlements (i.e., in Israel near the border with the Gaza Strip) Regional Council Yair Farjun (i.e., head of the Hof Ashkelon regional council) has sent a letter to Israeli Minister of the..."
Jun 24, 2017
PLO official: Commission of Prisoners' Affairs will not be closed
Headline: “Karake: There is no decision to dismantle the [PLO] Commission of Prisoners’ Affairs” “Director of [PLO] Commission of Prisoners and Released Prisoners’ Affairs Issa Karake today [June 20, 2017] emphasized that he is continuing to work as usual at the commission and has not been told...”
Jun 20, 2017
PA official demands British government apologize for execution of 3 terrorists in 1930; labels them “heroes”
Headline: “Al-Wahidi calls on Britain to apologize and calls to enter the names of Hijazi, Jamjoum, and Al-Zir into the list of Martyrs of the prisoners’ movement” “Official Spokesman of the Commission of Prisoners and Released Prisoners’ Affairs and Fatah Movement Representative on the Prisoners’...”
Jun 17, 2017
Palestinian officials: PA will not change salaries for terrorists policy, despite US pressure
Headline: “Senior Palestinian sources to Al-Quds: The PA has not changed its position on the allowances of the Martyrs and prisoners, and it will not stop paying them; Commentators: Most of the Martyrs are civilians, and thousands of prisoners did not carry out acts of murder” “Al-Quds learned...”
Jun 15, 2017
PLO official claims imprisoned terrorists are “freedom heroes” and “prisoners of freedom”
Headline: "Karake: The battle of ‘freedom and dignity’ ended in victory" "Director of [PLO] Commission of Prisoners and Released Prisoners' Affairs Issa Karake said that the battle of freedom and dignity will yet be declared a victory, because the occupation authorities and [Israeli] Prison Service..."
May 27, 2017
Terrorist murderer earned master’s degree in prison
Headline: “Prisoner Walid Daqqa, an intellectual and writer from within the prison” “With the prisoners’ hunger strike entering its 40th day, prisoner Walid Nimr As’ad Daqqa (i.e., terrorist, murdered 1) still insists on continuing the battle of ‘freedom and dignity’ until achieving the demands of...”
May 27, 2017
PLO official: Israel has official method of killing Palestinian prisoners, and calls for violence
Excerpt of an op-ed by Director of PLO Commission of Prisoners' Affairs Issa Karake, published on the website of the PLO Commission of Prisoners' Affairs, on May 24, 2017 and in Al-Quds on May 25, 2017: "After 39 days in which the prisoners are waging an unlimited hunger strike, and with the month..."
May 25, 2017
PA official compares Israel to ISIS, trying to convince Trump of Israel’s terrorist nature
Headline: “Ambassador Al-Shubaki praised the prisoners’ resolve” “Palestinian [PA] Permanent Representative to the Arab League and Ambassador to Egypt Jamal Al-Shubaki called on American President [Donald Trump] to listen to the Palestinian viewpoint, and to side with the international bodies...”
May 24, 2017
Al-Quds University professor claims Israel erases history, planning to establish Third Temple
Headline: "Dr. Yusuf Al-Natsheh: Israel uses excavations to spread the biblical narrative and establish the Temple" "Professor of History and Antiquities at Al-Quds University and Director of the Tourism and Antiquities Directorate of the [Jordanian] Endowment Department Dr. Yusuf Al-Natsheh said..."
May 22, 2017
US and European sponsored Palestinian Community Centres hold children’s activities expressing support for imprisoned terrorists, map of “Palestine” erases Israel
Headline: “Events of support for the prisoners at the Madaa Creative Center in Silwan” “Madaa Creative Center organized a variety of activities for children on the occasion of Palestinian Prisoners' Day; 80 children participated from all branches of the Center ‘Ein Al Loza,’ ‘Batn Al-Hawa’ and the...”
Apr 20, 2017
PA Minister of Women's Affairs honors Director-General of the PA Preventive Security Force with plaque showing "Palestine" erasing Israel
Headline: “The [PA] minister of women’s affairs honored Ziyad Hab Al-Rih as a sign of appreciation for the efforts of the [PA] Preventive Security [Force] in the service of the homeland and citizens” “Director-General of the [PA] Preventive Security Force Ziyad Hab Al-Rih yesterday [April 11, 2017]...”
Apr 12, 2017
PA will raise payments to terrorists' families
"The Secretary-General of the [National] Association [of the Martyrs' Families of Palestine Muhammad Sbeihat] mentioned the issue of stopping the allowances (mukhassasat) of many of the civilian Martyrs' families (i.e., a few dozen families stopped receiving payments in February 2017, Ma'an..."
Apr 4, 2017
Op-ed by PLO official glorifies imprisoned terrorist Marwan Barghouti, demonizes Israel
Excerpt of an op-ed by Director of PLO Commission of Prisoners’ Affairs Issa Karake Headline: “Prisoner Marwan Barghouti: I hope [to achieve] Martyrdom-death (Shahada) twice for this great people” “Prisoner Marwan Barghouti (i.e., terrorist who orchestrated three shooting attacks in which 5 were...”
Mar 30, 2017
First prize in competition funded by U.S. and E.U. goes to drawing of Palestinian family holding AK-47 next to map of "Palestine" erasing Israel
Headline: “Ru’a Amjad – young talent rises in professional drawing” “Seventeen-year-old student Ru’a Amjad from the Salfit High School for Girls won first place in the What is a Fighting Woman in Your Eyes? competition, which was organized by the [PLO -affiliated] Women’s Affairs Technical...”
Mar 29, 2017
Palestinian teacher: Israel and the occupation ‘fuel hatred,’ not Palestinian education
Note: This AFP article was published by Al-Quds in the unedited original. Palestinians never use the term “attack” about terror attacks but refer to them as “operations.” Ramallah (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - At Amin al-Husseini secondary school in the occupied West Bank, with an Israeli...
Mar 29, 2017
Fatah official says violence unites Palestinians, calls on Fatah to join “civilian popular resistance against Israeli “colonialists”
Headline: "The Fatah Movement from the Al-Karameh victory in 1968 to running on the spot in 2017" Op-ed by Fatah Central Committee member and Fatah Commissioner for Arab and China Relations Abbas Zaki "The [Fatah] Movement must be revitalized in actuality by joining the civilian popular resistance..."
Mar 21, 2017
PLO Commission of Prisoners’ Affairs: Convicted terrorist ‘extraordinary figure of struggle’
Headline: “Ahmad Sa’adat – A unique struggle experience and an unbreakable Palestinian revolutionary who refuses to give in" "Director of the research and documentation unit in the [PLO] Commission of Prisoners' Affairs Abd Al-Nasser Awni Farawneh threw light on the struggle experience of leader...”
Mar 15, 2017
Masked Fatah activists write slogans on walls to honor memory of Palestinian suicide bombers
Headline: “Marking the anniversary of the Martyrs of the battle to defend the Dheisheh refugee camp” “The Dheisheh refugee camp yesterday [March 8, 2017] marked the 15th anniversary of the deaths as Martyrs (Shahids) of six of the camp’s children: Muhammad Daraghmeh who carried out an operation in...”
Mar 9, 2017
PLO Commission of Prisoners Affairs opens university program for imprisoned Palestinian terrorists, against Israeli law
"Director of the education department in the [PLO] Commission of Prisoners and Released Prisoners' Affairs Sayyaf Abu Saif yesterday [Feb. 29, 2016] announced the opening of registration for Al-Quds Open University, which will take place March 1 - 31, 2016. Abu Saif demanded that relatives of the..."
Mar 1, 2017
Palestinian ambassador to Egypt: PA supports “popular resistance”
[Question:] "What about the Palestinian popular resistance (i.e., term that refers to acts including violence -Ed.) against the occupation?" [Ambassador of Palestine in Egypt and its permanent representative in the Arab League Jamal Al-Shubaki:] "There is the daily popular resistance of the..."
Feb 16, 2017
PA Minister of Jerusalem Affairs: “Israel is dragging the region toward war”
Headline: “[PA] Minister Adnan Al-Husseini to Al-Quds: The Israeli leadership is unwise and is dragging the region toward war” “[PA] Minister of Jerusalem Affairs Adnan Al-Husseini… said in regard to the transfer of the American embassy to Jerusalem that ‘We hope that new [US] President [Donald...”
Feb 1, 2017