Articles in "Arab Affairs"

Despite Display of Unity, Hamas-Fatah Enmity Continues

Fatah's Jibril Rajoub and Hamas's Salah al-Arouri held a joint online conference last week during which they declared an end to the enmity ...

Suicide Rate in Gaza Spikes Under Hamas’ Rule

Residents in the Gaza Strip, including many young people, have ended their lives because of the difficulties of living in the Strip, TPS ...

After Freezing Ties with Israel, PA Fears Facing COVID-19 Pandemic Alone

By: Baruch Yedid and Aryeh Savir/TPS The Palestinian Authority (PA) is deeply anxious following the number of Coronavirus (COVID-19) ...

PA Deepens Grip on Jordan Valley Ahead of Israeli Sovereignty Declaration

The Palestinian Authority (PA) government held a meeting last week at Fasayil in the Jordan Valley in solidarity with Arab residents of the ...

‘Chaos is Name of the Game’: PA Moves Toward Declaration of Independence

"There is a great deal of support among the Palestinian leadership for the idea of declaring an independent state in response to the ...

Palestinian Authority Jails Journalist Again Over Facebook Post

Journalist Sami al-Sai earlier this month posted on Facebook a video about the sale of watermelons in the Palestinian Authority (PA) city ...

8-Month-Old Infant Dies in Gaza after PA Denies Him Exit for Heart Surgery in Israel

Omar Yaghi, an eight-month-old infant from the Gaza Strip with a cardiac condition, died on Thursday following a one-month postponement of ...

Qatari Source: Delay in Transfer of Funds to Gaza Not Israel’s Responsibility

"Ambassador Mohammed al-Amadi is in Qatar and for now and it is unclear if and when he will arrive in the Gaza Strip," a member of the ...

PA Foreign Minister Alleges Israel Will ‘Destroy Al-Aqsa and Build Temple’ after Annexation

Palestinian Authority (PA) Foreign Minister Riyad Al-Malki has recently appeared to instigate a religious war between the Muslim world and ...

Report: US Has Established Secret Line with PA Leadership   

The US has established a secret line of communication with the Palestinian Authority (PA) leadership through a group of businessmen and is ...