Sunday, March 18th | 2 Nisan 5778


Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.


Posts Tagged: Palestinian Authority funding of terrorism

September 1, 2017 2:55 pm

The Taylor Force Act: Putting ‘Palestine’ in Perspective

"Congress is finally considering legislation to stop the Palestinian Authority from incentivizing violence…This has to stop, and the Taylor Force Act…attempts to do that. As...

July 25, 2017 3:13 pm

Israeli UN Envoy, Joined by Second Intifada Bombing Victim, Urges Security Council to Take Action Against Palestinian Authority Over Terror Payments

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon -- joined by Oran Almog, who was severely wounded in a suicide bombing during the Second Intifada --...

July 19, 2017 12:57 pm

Palestinian Authority’s 2017 Budget Shows ‘Huge Increase’ in Funding for Terror Payments

The Palestinian Authority’s 2017 budget shows a “huge increase” in the funding of salaries for imprisoned terrorists and the families of “martyrs,” an Israeli research...

July 7, 2017 11:38 am

A Whole New Ballgame

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman delivered a speech this week that made the ‎unbearably hot and humid weather feel like a breath of fresh...

July 6, 2017 5:04 pm

US Jewish Leaders Lambaste PA President Mahmoud Abbas Over Continued Support for Terror Payments

The umbrella group that represents leading Jewish organizations in the US issued on Thursday a stinging rebuke to Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas for...

June 27, 2017 3:07 pm

Ex-Israeli Defense Minister: It Is ‘Immoral’ to Ignore Palestinian Authority’s ‘Pay-for-Slay’ Scheme, Congress Should Pass Taylor Force Act

The US Congress should pass legislation that would cut off American funding of the Palestinian Authority if it continues to pay monetary rewards to terrorists...

June 25, 2017 11:12 am

Group of Top Ex-Israeli Security Officials Back US Legislation to Cut Funding of Palestinian Authority Over Terror Payments

A group of former top Israeli security officials are speaking out in favor of a proposed congressional bill that would cut off American funding of...

June 14, 2017 2:17 pm

Tillerson Still Hopeful on End to Palestinian Terror Payments Despite PA Denial of Policy Change

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered a clarification on Wednesday of comments he made the previous day concerning an end to the so-called "martyr...

June 7, 2017 4:55 pm

Prominent US Jewish Group Expresses Support for Bill to Cut off American Funding of Palestinian Authority Over Terror Payments

A prominent US Jewish group expressed its backing on Tuesday of a bill that would cut off American funding of the Palestinian Authority if it...

May 29, 2017 4:24 pm

Former Top Israeli Diplomatic Official: Palestinian Authority Terror Payments Must Stop, We Should Support Taylor Force Act

The Palestinian Authority’s practice of providing monetary payments to terrorists and their families is “unacceptable and contradicts all common sense,” a former top Israeli diplomatic...

May 24, 2017 2:32 pm

Mother of American Victim of Palestinian Attack Calls for International Pressure on Palestinian Authority Over Terror Payments

The mother of an American victim of a 2015 Palestinian terror attack in the West Bank issued a clarion call to the international community on...

May 23, 2017 4:40 pm

Algemeiner Editor-in-Chief: Trump’s Demand That Palestinian Authority Halt Terror Funding Will Expose Abbas’ ‘Duplicity’

President Donald Trump’s effort to get the Palestinian Authority to stop giving money to jailed terrorists and their families will expose the “duplicity” of PA...

May 17, 2017 3:47 pm

Ahead of Trump’s Israel Visit, US Jewish Leaders Highlight Centrality of Jerusalem, Point to Palestinian Authority Terror Funding as Peace Roadblock

As Donald Trump prepares to leave the current political storm in Washington, DC behind during his first foreign trip as president, American Jewish leaders are...

May 16, 2017 4:03 pm

Bereaved Israeli Families Urge Trump to Pressure Palestinian Authority to End Payments to Terrorists

Ahead of President Donald Trump’s visit to the Jewish state next week, hundreds of family members of Israeli terror victims have signed a letter to...


It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s ‘Superman’ … at the Kotel - American actor Dean Cain, known for his role as “Superman” in the hit 1990s’...


Jewish Groups Weigh-in on Pompeo for Secretary of State - Many major American Jewish organizations are pleased by the nomination of CIA director Mike Pompeo to succeed Rex Tillerson...

Training for War in Gaza as Hamas Lurks in Tunnels and Towers - Since Hamas came to power in the Gaza Strip more than a decade ago, it has built, trained and...

Israeli Attractions: Givat Sher, the Judean Lowhills - In the town of Modi’in, which is situated between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, lies Givat Sher (“The hill of...


European Powers Propose New Iran Sanctions to Meet Trump Ultimatum

Britain, France and Germany have proposed fresh EU sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missiles and its role in Syria's war, according to a confidential document, in a bid to persuade Washington...


Israel Ranks 11th in UN ‘World Happiness Report’ - Israel just missed out on a place in the top 10 happiest countries in the world, placing 11th in the latest world happiness index. “The World Happiness Report 2018,” compiled by the United Nations Sustainable...

Middle East

Abbas Meets With Released Prisoner Who Was Accomplice in Murder of Israeli - In the presidential office in Ramallah on March 14, Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas met with Rajaei Haddad, a terrorist from eastern Jerusalem released from prison after serving a...