So Long as the Palestinian Authority Supports Terrorism, Israel Shouldn’t Encourage Banks to Do Business with It

Sept. 3 2021

Despite U.S. pressure to end the practice, the Palestinian Authority (PA) pays stipends to Palestinians in Israeli jails as well as to the families of “martyrs” who died committing terrorist acts. Jerusalem, however, continues to seek loopholes to protect Palestinian banks from terrorism-related sanctions. Nitsana Darshan-Leitner writes:

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More about: Israeli politics, Palestinian Authority, Palestinian terror

 

The UK’s Ban on Hamas Is a Belated Step in the Right Direction

Nov. 29 2021

Twenty years after Britain outlawed Hamas’s military wing, the home secretary, Priti Patel, has decided to proscribe the entire organization. Stephen Daisley applauds this decision, but observes that London does not yet seem to recognize the dangers of what Hamas represents:

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More about: Hamas, Palestinian Authority, Palestinian terror, United Kingdom