What Abbas’s Latest Threats Really Mean

What Abbas is not telling the Israeli public is that he simply does not have a mandate from his people to make any form of concessions to Israel.

The Palestinians No One Tells You About

The Arab states unremittingly subject Palestinians to apartheid and discriminatory measures. Yet the heads of the UN and its member states seem too busy with their obsession with Israel to attend to their pleas of these Palestinians, who are being deprived of basic rights in Iraq and throughout the Arab world.

Why Are Palestinians ‘Disappearing’ in Saudi Arabia?

It is only Palestinians who are held by Israel for terrorist-related crimes who Abbas and his friends remember to mention in their endless litanies of complaints.

Why Palestinians Want Israeli Citizenship

The Palestinian Authority says it is worried because of the rise in the number of Palestinians from Jerusalem who are seeking Israeli citizenship. Hatem Abdel Kader, who is in charge of the "Jerusalem Portfolio" in the ruling Fatah faction in the West Bank, revealed that more than 10,000 Palestinians from Jerusalem have been granted Israeli citizenship.

Palestinians and the Virus of Normalization

If Hamas does not want any contact with Israel, it should close the Gaza Strip border with Israel and refuse to medical supplies or truckloads of goods and fuel. If Hamas does not want any contact with Israel, it should stop sending family members of its leaders to receive medical treatment in Israel.

The Hamas March to Destroy Israel

Sadly, thousands of Palestinians continue to heed Hamas's call for trying to breach the border with Israel every Friday while ignoring that it is their leaders who are mainly responsible for dragging them from one disaster to another.

Why Arabs Hate And Kill Palestinians

Outside Israel, Palestinian groups meddle in the affairs of other Arab states and are punished in the extreme.

Behind Salam Fayyad’s Call for ‘Economic Intifada’

Fayyad wants Palestinians to boycott Israel, but at the same time is unable to provide them with better alternatives.

The ‘Slow Death’ of Palestinians in Lebanon

It is high time for the pro-Palestinian groups on university campuses in the US, Canada, Britain and Australia to organize an "Arab Apartheid Week" instead of accusing Israel of "discriminating" against Palestinians. It is also high time for the international media to take notice of anti-Palestinian measures taken by Lebanon against the Palestinians at a time when Israel is increasing the number of Palestinian workers allowed to enter Israel for work.

Now They Are Slaughtering Palestinians in Syria

The world has become used to hearing and watching stories about massacres against civilians in Syria. But until recently, almost all the victims were Syrian citizens.

Hamas’s Honesty and the Deal of the Century

Hamas and other Palestinian terror group consider Israel one big settlement that needs to be annihilated.

Gaza Exporting Terrorists to Syria

The Gaza Strip is swarming with radical Islamist groups whose goal is to destroy Israel and the U.S. Most emerged after the Israeli withdrawal from the Gaza Strip in 2005.

Salam Fayyad and the ‘Major Blow’ to Peace

As prime minister of the Palestinian Authority, Fayyad was never involved in any of the peace talks with Israel.

Iran’s Plan to Foil the Gaza Ceasefire

Iran's leaders see the situation in Gaza: "We are not sending these groups and militias cash and guns so that they can strike ceasefire deals."

Palestinians Accuse Peace Negotiators of Treason

Palestinian leaders have legitimized Israel to the point where it has become a "crime" for any Palestinian to be seen talking to, much less negotiating with any Israeli.

Al-Qaeda-linked New Terrorists, Daesh, in Gaza Strip

Palestinians are worried that Daesh terrorists will perpetrate atrocities against those who oppose their ideology and activities.

Will Lebanon Fall into the Hands of Iran?

The mullahs in Tehran are doubly dangerous: they aspire not only to develop nuclear weapons, but also to occupy Arab states

Hamas, Islamic Jihad: “The Circle of Fire is Expanding”

The Egyptian and UN mediators, in failing to call out the leaders of Hamas and Islamic Jihad for their deception and conflicting messages, are permitting the two groups to deploy the ceasefire with Israel as a cover to prepare for the next war.

Why Some Palestinians Support the Israel-UAE Accord

by condemning the Israel-UAE deal on a daily basis, the leaders of the Palestinians have made it clear that they prefer to side with Iran and its Palestinian and Lebanese proxies -- Hamas, Islamic Jihad and Hezbollah -- in rejecting any compromise with Israel.

Attacks on Christians Sharpen with Egyptian Government Collusion

If Muslim fanatics cannot tolerate moderate and secular Muslims, why should they be expected to accept those who belong to other faiths?

Checkpoints Stop Terrorists, not Elections

Israel has never stopped Palestinians from holding free elections or implementing administrative and financial reforms.

The Rise of Hamas & “Death to Jews!”

Until recently, most of the Arab countries had boycotted Hamas. But now many Arab leaders are competing who will embrace Hamas stronger than the other.

Palestinians’ New Enemy: Tzipi Livni

The Palestinians were unhappy with Kerry for being biased, now they are angry with Livni for daring to criticize Abbas.

After Abbas: The End of the PLO’s Old-Guard Monopoly

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas apparently believes that the Palestinians would not be able to survive for one day without him. This must be why whenever he faces criticism from Palestinians, Abbas resorts to his old-new threat to resign. Abbas is convinced that if he steps down -- as his critics and a growing number of Palestinians are demanding -- the Palestinian Authority will collapse and his people will face a new "nakba" [catastrophe]. But the truth is that the Palestinians would be better off in the post-Abbas era.

Why Abbas Will Never Make Peace With Israel

Abbas is not interested in reaching any deal with Israel: he knows that such a move would require him to make concessions. Abbas knows that Israel will never give him 100% of his demands; that is enough for him to refuse to sign any historic agreement. Like Arafat, Abbas does not want to go down into history as the first Palestinian leader to make concessions, especially on sensitive issues such as refugees and Jerusalem.

Palestinian Leaders Punish Gaza, Blame Israel

According to the logic of the PA, the conflict started when Israel fired back. The PA leaders are afraid to condemn the rocket attacks on Israel. They evidently do not want to be accused by their people of betraying the Palestinian "resistance" against Israel.

Arabs: We Want Democracy Like Israel

While they continue to hate Israel and seek its destruction, many Arabs admire the independence of Israel's judicial system.

Palestinians: The Human Rights Violations No One Talks About

Under the current circumstances, the Biden administration is stating that it wants to facilitate Abbas' creation of another Arab dictatorship that suppresses public freedoms and sanctions torture and intimidation.

Kerry Betting on the Wrong Horses

The Arab League is an incompetent and ineffectual body that has long been ridiculed by most Arabs.

Palestinians: US Weakness Facilitates the Rise of Jihad and Fundamentalism

As far as Hamas is concerned, the weaker the US the greater are their chances of fulfilling their goal of replacing Israel with an Islamic state.

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