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Posts Tagged: fatah

February 15, 2017 8:05 am
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Qatar Criticizes the Palestinian Authority, Which Responds in Kind

According to the Times of Israel on Sunday: Qatar’s special envoy to Gaza, Muhammad al-Amadi, said that he maintains “excellent” ties with various Israeli officials, and that in...

February 6, 2017 8:37 am
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Jewish Leaders Denounce Palestinian Authority’s ‘Fort of Torture’

JNS.org - With $221 million in US aid to the Palestinian Authority (PA) hanging in the balance, American Jewish leaders and organizations across the political spectrum...

January 19, 2017 3:42 pm
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Team Trump Says ‘Stay Tuned’ for Decision on Embassy Move to Jerusalem as Palestinians Protest, Threaten Violence

A few hours before incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer told journalists on Thursday -- 24 hours before the inauguration of Donald Trump as the...

January 12, 2017 8:24 am
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Fatah and Hamas Finally Agree on Something

JNS.org - Fatah and Hamas don’t always get along. Fatah, the largest faction of the Palestine Liberation Organization, is chaired by Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas....

December 8, 2016 6:46 pm
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Watchdog Calls Out Major International News Agency for Employing Fatah Activist as Reporter

The fact that a reporter for a major international news agency recently ran, albeit unsuccessfully, for a seat on Fatah’s Revolutionary Council represents a “gross...

December 8, 2016 4:32 am
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Funding Terrorism: The Buck Stops Here

"Follow the money" -- the fundamental rule for investigating organized crime -- also holds true for fighting terrorism. But when the search leads to your own doorstep, immediate...

December 7, 2016 12:03 pm
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Fatah Lawmakers Warn European Parliament of Ongoing ‘Serious Deterioration of Democracy’ in Abbas-Led Palestinian Authority

A group of Fatah lawmakers recently sent a letter to the European Parliament warning of an ongoing “serious deterioration of democracy” in the Palestinian Authority,...

December 1, 2016 6:38 pm
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In Fatah Congress Address, Palestinian Authority President Abbas Praises Dead Terrorist Leaders as ‘Martyrs’

In an address delivered at the 7th Fatah Congress in Ramallah on Wednesday, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas praised numerous late terrorists as “martyrs,” the...

November 23, 2016 7:29 am
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After Years of Institutional ‘Decay,’ Palestinians Finally Set for Overdue Elections

JNS.org - As it awaits the long-overdue leadership elections for the Palestinian Authority, the Palestinian populace faces an uncertain future. Within the West Bank, the situation has grown...

November 21, 2016 4:29 pm
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Report: Egypt Pressuring Aging Palestinian Authority President Abbas to Appoint Successor

Egypt is pressuring 81-year-old Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to appoint a successor, and the Arab League is pushing the Palestinians to mend their internal political...

October 16, 2016 6:17 am
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Why the State Department Won’t Acknowledge the Truth About Abbas and Fatah

JNS.org - The US State Department denounced the latest Palestinian terrorist attack in Jerusalem by condemning “the statements glorifying this reprehensible and cowardly attack.” At first, this might seem...

October 10, 2016 12:45 pm
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High Anxiety Among Jerusalemites in Wake of Deadly Palestinian Shooting Rampage

Anxiety is palpable in Jerusalem in the wake of Sunday morning’s deadly Palestinian terrorist attack, which left two Israelis dead and six others wounded, Israel's Channel...

October 9, 2016 3:09 pm
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‘My Heart Is Crumbling Into Little Pieces,’ Says Young Widow at Funeral of ‘Hero’ Police Officer Slain by Palestinian Terrorist on Shooting Rampage

The wife of the police officer murdered on Sunday by the Palestinian terrorist he was trying to neutralize said her "heart is crumbling into little pieces," the...

September 30, 2016 2:10 pm
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Abbas Draws Fire From Palestinians for Appearing to Cry at Peres Funeral

An image that appeared to show Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas crying at the funeral of the late Israeli President Shimon Peres in Jerusalem on...

Culture

The Christian, Nebraskan Roots of the Modern Jewish Arbor Day

JNS.org - It’s a little-known quirk of timing and history that the transformation of Tu B’Shvat, which falls on February 11...

Features

Donald Trump Should Buy a Suit From This Holocaust Survivor

Although it seems trivial to critique the clothing of a politician, GQ, Stephen Colbert and even a tailor from London all recently commented on President Donald Trump's...

US-Israel Cybersecurity Ties Grow as Common Enemies Take Battle Online

JNS.org -- New legislation brokering American-Israeli collaboration in cybersecurity has further cemented the Jewish...

In Surprise Discovery, Israeli Archaeologists Uncover 12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave

JNS.org - In a surprise discovery, Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a 12th cave that...

World

Jewish Group Calls on Canadian Government to ‘Finally Get Serious Abo...

The Canadian government must “finally get serious about addressing antisemitism,” the CEO of the country’s branch of a prominent Jewish...

Israel

Israeli Foreign Ministry Launches ‘Soft Diplomacy’ Initiative t...

As part of its “soft public diplomacy” efforts, the Israeli Foreign Ministry embarked this week on a new program to...

Middle East

Israel’s UN Envoy Calls on Security Council to ‘Publicly Condem...

The Security Council must “publicly condemn” Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah’s recent threat to strike vital infrastructure sites in Israel in...

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