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Bill to Deduct Terrorists’ Pay from Money Transfers to PA Gets Knesset Preliminary Approval

In response to an objection from MK Osama Sa'adi (Joint Arab List) Arab List) that the law reneges on agreements signed between Israel and the PA, MK Stern argued that those agreements also obligate both sides to act to prevent terrorism.

Beginner’s Confidence: Tillerson Certain PA Will Stop Paying Terrorist Prisoners; Ignores Abbas’s Legal Obstacles

The payments to prisoners are not just an executive decision Chairman Abbas can turn on and off at will – even if he wanted to. It's the law in the Palestinian Authority.

UN Threatening to Suspend Food Aid to PA, Gaza

Is the world's largest food program unable to find $6 million in a $6 billion budget, or is this a ploy to use the Gaza and PA needy to squeeze just a little more out of the donor nations?

Female Arab Wannabe ‘Martyr’ Caught With Knife at Cave of Patriarchs in Hebron

There was no gunfire, and the young woman, a resident of the Hebron suburb of Yatta, was taken into custody without any injuries.

Israel Ends Diplomatic Spat With New Zealand

New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English sent a letter with an apology to his Israeli counterpart, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, after the two men spoke earlier this week.

Kuwait Trying to Block Israeli UN Security Council Seat Bid in 2019

One might think that Arab Gulf states had never offered to improve ties with Israel at all, given this behavior.

Egypt Makes Deal With Hamas: Trade Terror Fugitives for Electricity

Egypt pledged to ease movement across the borders, “address humanitarian cases,” and supplying Gaza with electricity.

UNOPS Rescinds Job Offer in ‘Jerusalem, Palestine (State of)’

Israel's Ambassador Danon: "It is unacceptable for UN agencies to .... attempt to change the political facts on the ground."
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UN Delegates: Israeli Occupation Driving Arab Men to Beat their Wives

Every single Arab participant in the forum stated that, in the end, when an Arab husband beats up his wife in Ramallah, it's because of the Israeli 'occupation.'

Gaza Artificial Island Harbor Plan Shelved Due to Defense Minister’s Objection

According to Minister Katz, the harbor island would finally remove Israel's responsibility for the situation in Gaza and might prevent a renewed military flare-up.

Hamas Warns Power Reduction Will Prove ‘Catastrophic’

The Hamas government seems to have no problem obtaining expensive advanced weaponry, but can't seem to find a way to pay its region's electric bill.

Arab Crosses Security Fence From Gaza Into Israel

Why did the Palestinian Authority Arab cross the security fence? Israel is trying to find out.

Mo’ Murder, Mo’ Money: PA’s Sliding Scale Terrorist Salaries

How much money do security prisoners receive? It starts at $400 a month, and the checks keep growing each year, followed by a release bonus.

Heeding Abbas’ Order, Israel Curbs Gaza’s Electric Supply

Gaza’s only power plant has been out of commission for more than two weeks, because of a dispute between the Palestinian Authority and the Hamas government over the rate of excise taxes on fuel for the plant.

Muslim Lawmaker in Netherlands Calls Israeli Teens ‘Future Child Murderers’

City Councilman Abdoe Khoulani called the teens “future Zionist terrorists, occupiers and those who murder children.”

Update: Irritable Palestinian Authority Arab Shoves Police Officer

The suspect was taken into custody and transferred to security personnel for questioning.

Ministers Approve Bill Deducting Terrorists’ Pay from Palestinian Authority’s Earnings

The pressure to go ahead with the bill came from rightwing Likud members, as well as from Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked (Habayit Hayehudi) and Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman (Yisrael Beiteinu).

Settlers Laugh Off Plan to Leave Them Under Palestinian Authority Rule

“Palestinians themselves don't even have civil rights under Palestinian rule. What do you expect would happen to Jews?"

Netanyahu: I told Nikki Haley It’s Time to Dismantle UNRWA

The Arab refugees have their own separate agency which is connected to incitement against Israel, and which perpetuates the refugee problem rather than solve it.

Regavim Petition High Court to Demolish Illegal Arab Resort

'It is inconceivable that under everyone's nose there appeared a new Palestinian vacation village, and the enforcement authorities on the ground continue to behave as if they suffer from a serious vision problem.'

Israel Calls for UN Condemnation over Hamas School Terror Tunnel

Israel called on the Security Council to strongly and unequivocally condemn Hamas and its repeated abuse of civilian infrastructure, and to designate Hamas group as a terrorist organization.

Report: Netanyahu Asked US to Permit Settlers to Live Under PA Jurisdiction

The Americans inserted the clause into the document, but it was eventually removed under pressure from Naftali Bennett (Habayit Hayehudi) and senior Likud officials.

Netanyahu Postpones Bill Blocking Terrorists’ Salaries

Traditionally, security officials have objected to usurping funds that are being transferred to the Palestinian Authority, fearing this would further undermine the status of Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.

Palestinian Authority Official: Western Wall Must Be Given to Muslims [video]

“It is an Islamic endowment that is absolutely forbidden to be under the sovereignty of anyone other than Muslims,” a Palestinian Authority official said.

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