Mohammad Shtayyeh said that the Palestinians remain committed to the establishment of an independent Palestinian state in the West Bank.
Funding for the Palestinian security force, considered by Israel to be critical to maintaining quiet in the West Bank, is at risk.
The Palestinian Authority and the United States worked out a secret deal, Israel’s national broadcaster reported.
As we are rightfully shocked at the length of Akel’s jail sentence, let’s also not forget Israel that ultimately holds the keys.
By claiming that anyone who cares about Palestinian suffering and blames Israel is a hypocrite, Israel’s right further exacerbates our situation.
“Their authorities have established machineries of repression to crush dissent,” a report said.
The bill was introduced by a bipartisan group of lawmakers with pro-Israel bona fides.
A recent report found that EU-funded textbooks encouraged violence against Israel, even in its examples in math classes.
A physics textbook uses the example of a Palestinian wielding a slingshot against Israeli soldiers to teach Newton’s Second Law of Motion.
Israel controlled all Palestinian mail until an agreement last year, and would frequently hold up packages for screening.