In a February tweet, Jason Greenblatt told Senior PLO official Hanan Ashrawi that she is 'ALWAYS welcome to visit me at the White House to speak in person'
Ashrawi, who in the past met with U.S. presidents and senior officials, says no reason was given for refusal ■ State Department says it does not refuse visas based solely on political views if they are 'lawful in the United States'
Activists say police confiscation of Palestinian flags is on the rise since Trump moved the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem
Berlin says the Trump administration's decision could complicate efforts to bring the Palestinians and Israel back to the negotiating table
The reason: Palestinian security forces provide an indispensable prop for Israeli right’s delusion of benign occupation
The chance to find a local Palestinian leadership for negotiations was lost with Israel's recognition of the PLO at Oslo
Analysis Palestinians Rage at Trump's Closure of U.S. Mission, but Some in Ramallah See an Opportunity
The Palestinians may be able to free themselves from the economic and security reliance dictated by Washington after the Oslo Accords
Palestinian representative in U.S. says Trump's move is part of effort to 'protect Israeli crimes and attacks against the land and people of Palestine' ■ J Street condemns move for 'sabotaging' Israeli-Palestinian peace process
And some other hair-raising operations that did not get the green light
A U.S. appeals court made a critical error in throwing out the right of U.S citizens to sue Palestinian bodies supporting terror groups. On Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court has the chance to rectify that
The bill, sponsored by the Defense Ministry, would reduce Israel's tax transfers to the Palestinian authority by the amount the Palestinian Authority spends on payments to terrorists and their families
37-page document, shared widely on WhatsApp, claims PA security service wiretapped phones of thousands of Palestinians since 2014
The Palestine Liberation Organization will also formulate a plan for disengaging from Israel in terms of security and economics
PLO Executive Committee chair Saeb Erekat says move would 'promote international anarchy and disrespect for global institutions and law' but it 'will also be disqualifying itself to play any role in any peace initiative'
Sigrid Kaag is married to a former PLO senior official and has called Jewish settlers 'illegal colonists'
Erekat, the secretary general of the PLO Executive Committee and a former chief negotiator, 'is in good condition,' Wafa reports
Palestinian Reconciliation Signed in Cairo: Abbas Hails Historic End of Division Between Hamas, Fatah
Palestinian Authority's Fatah will resume full control of the Gaza Strip by December in a unity government with Hamas
Long-time peace activist Uri Avnery offers appreciation and criticism of the slain Israeli prime minister following recent publication of Itamar Rabinovich’s biography 'Yitzhak Rabin: Soldier, Leader, Statesman'
PLO Executive Committee head Saeb Erekat flew to New York in Abbas' private plane and attended the UN General Assembly before continuing to Washington
Chief Palestinian Negotiator Blasts Trump Administration's Silence on Israeli Settlement Construction
Saeb Erekat, secretary-general of the PLO, says Israel interpreting silence as carte blanche to abandon two-state solution and advance apartheid regime
Dozens of Israeli troops marched into Khalida Jarrar's Ramallah home in the dark of night, beating up her daughter and seizing her husband's work hard drives before making the arrest; her family fears she will stay in jail indefinitely
Saeb Erekat says holding the weekly ministerial meeting in the tunnels under the Western Wall was a provocation at the beginning of Ramadan
Opposing the funding by the Palestinian Authority may seem simple enough, but it could sting the PA's prestige, boost Hamas and harm security cooperation with Israel
The hard-line document is based on one key notion: The concessions made by the PLO and Abbas' dominant Fatah faction haven't made Israel change
Analysis Despite Trump's Statements During Netanyahu Meet, Abbas and Palestinians Get Another Reprieve
Trump came and Trump will go, while the Palestinians remain with their demand to be freed of Israeli rule, which for them means military occupation, colonialism, apartheid.
Leading contender for key post, Marwan Barghouti, is serving life sentence in Israeli jail.
'It defies logic that the most qualified candidate is blocked because it is perceived as detrimental to Israel,' PLO member adds.
Palestinian leaders are fuming over warnings from Trump administration about halting aid and even restoring the PLO to list of terror groups. Not all these would be new policy, as a law authorizing some of these steps was passed in 2015.
Walid Daka, suspected of smuggling cell phones into jail, has a blood disease and is not supposed to be left alone. Prison service says he gets medical supervision 'like all prisoners.'
Lebanese Shi'ites welcomed Israel's invasion with flowers. But we dismissed any possible alliance with them, a mistake of critical proportions.