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.
There was no gunfire, and the young woman, a resident of the Hebron suburb of Yatta, was taken into custody without any injuries.
Israel's Ambassador Danon: "It is unacceptable for UN agencies to .... attempt to change the political facts on the ground."
Talk about recidivism…
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.
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.
The suspect was taken into custody and transferred to security personnel for questioning.
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).
'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.'
The Americans inserted the clause into the document, but it was eventually removed under pressure from Naftali Bennett (Habayit Hayehudi) and senior Likud officials.
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.
The ad, filled with lies, was a bid for sympathy for convicted, vicious killers who whine after being forced to pay for their crimes.
The young soldier was thrown to the ground and beaten by at least two Arab attackers.
The whole thing was basically Israeli Hollywood, and Nazmi Salman apparently couldn’t tell the difference between a movie set and reality.
'We have not made the settlements an up-front issue this time,' Abbas’s senior adviser Mohammad Mustafa said.
"We are a law-abiding army. If this really happened we must investigate the incident and punish the offenders."
The Hamas affiliates denounced the move as political blackmail, especially after the PA had just cut off the salaries of 227 freed prisoners.
The wanted men were transferred for questioning by security forces. The seized evidence was handed over to security forces.
US Ambassador Nikki Haley is expected to visit the Old City of Jerusalem during her visit to Israel.
President Trump reportedly yelled at PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas during their meeting in Ramallah, accusing him of reneging on his commitment to cut off payments to security prisoners and their families.
According to a PLO senior official, cooperation with Israel to improve the lives of Arabs living under PA rule must be stopped, just in time for the water shortages of July and August.
The Te'enim Crossing on Route 557 became a civilian crossing only last week
Netanyahu continues the freeze, keeping the settlements under a the planning siege — while approving construction of some 20,000 housing units for Arabs in Area C.
Meanwhile no one has said anything about the PA presenting confidence-building measures to Israel's government.