In a rebuttal to Jason Greenblatt,Erekat: The Trump administration is trying to divide us by claiming the Palestinian leadership is...

2018-11-30

A year ago, the Trump administration decided to recognise the illegal Israeli annexation of occupied Jerusalem and move the US embassy to Jerusalem, in violation of its obligations under UN Security Council Resolution 478. These illegal steps have shattered Palestinian efforts to engage with the US for nearly a year, when several meetings took place.

Dr. Saeb Erekat on the Ongoing Israeli Violations in Occupied East Jerusalem

2018-10-24

We condemn in the strongest terms the coward and brutal aggression committed by the Israeli occupying forces against the Coptic priests and members of the community early this morning. This blatant violation at the entrance of the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in occupied East Jerusalem comes only a week after PM Netanyahu lied claiming that Israel protects Christians.

Statement by PLO Secretary General Dr. Saeb Erekat on the abduction of the Governor of Jerusalem Mr. Adnan Gheith, and colonel jihad...

2018-10-21

On Saturday October 20, around 7:00 pm, three vehicles carrying Israeli Occupation Forces intercepted the car of the Governor of Jerusalem, Mr. Adnan Gheith, pulling him out of the vehicle and taking him to an unknown location. Governor Gheith was in Beit Hanina, north of Jerusalem, at the time of the abduction. Now Governor Gheith has been transferred to the Ofer Detention Center, Prison, and Military Court, in the West Bank village of Beitunia.

Statement by PLO Secretary General Dr. Saeb Erekat on US Decision to end the US Consulate of Jerusalem

2018-10-18

The Trump Administration is making clear that it is working together with the Israeli Government to impose Greater Israel with no Palestinian sovereignty. The US administration has fully endorsed the Israeli narrative, including on Jerusalem, Refugees and Settlements.

Statement by PLO Secretary General Dr. Saeb Erekat on the abduction of the Governor of Jerusalem Mr. Adnan Gheith,...

2018-10-21

On Saturday October 20, around 7:00 pm, three vehicles carrying Israeli Occupation Forces intercepted the car of the Governor of Jerusalem, Mr. Adnan Gheith, pulling him out of the vehicle and taking him to an unknown location. Governor Gheith was in Beit Hanina, north of Jerusalem, at the time of the abduction. Now Governor Gheith has been transferred to the Ofer Detention Center, Prison, and Military Court, in the West Bank village of Beitunia.

Dr . Saeb erakat : what an age and era of immoral unethical behaviour , in the corridors of decision-making in...

2018-09-29

Dr . Saeb erakat Secretary General of the Plo said today , 29 th of sept. 2018 , (record in our history that Nasser Musbeh, 12, and Mohammad al Haoum, 14, are two Palestinian children among the 7 civilians killed by Israeli forces on Friday, the 28 th of sept. 2018 . The silence and lack of action from the international community towards those crimes is simply outrageous and encourages Israel to continue acting with impunity.

Dr. Ashrawi meets with diplomatic representatives: “We urge governments worldwide to rescue the chances of multilateralism...

2018-09-26

At the start of the meeting, Dr. Ashrawi introduced the modified changes to the PLO Department of Public Diplomacy and Policy and its work, and she pledged closer communication and coordination with the diplomats on issues of joint interest and mutual cooperation.