Palestinian Authority

U.S. jury orders Palestinian groups to pay attack victims $218.5 million

Joseph Ax, Reuters

A U.S. jury on Monday found the Palestine Liberation Organization and the Palestinian Authority liable for supporting terrorist attacks in Israel more than a decade ago that killed dozens of people. Jurors in Manhattan federal court awarded $218.5 million in damages to 10 American families who brought the case, a sum that is automatically tripled under U.S. anti-terrorism law.

Dem Defends Taxpayer Funding For Hamas

Paul Miller, Daily Signal

Rep. Gerry Connolly, D-Va., vows he’ll ensure a group of violent extremists gets cash from U.S. taxpayers. Connolly defended U.S. funding of the Palestinian Authority, even though it includes members of Hamas, which the U.S. classifies as a terrorist org.

Dave Brat Slams Obama on Israel

David Steinberg, PJ Media

“The White House has criticized Israel’s government for not offering concessions to the very terrorists who have driven Israeli citizens into bomb shelters and who choose to operate from residential areas, using innocent bystanders as human shields."