Last week, prominent critic of the Palestinian Authority (PA), Nizar Banat, was arrested at his home in Hebron by Palestinian security services. Hours later, he was dead.
What looks like a shocking incident tragically is part of a larger trend by the Palestinian Authority to exercise repression against its own people, whether by silencing dissent, cancelling elections, or by inciting hate against Israel.
But despite this shocking authoritarianism, the news media may sometime describe the PA as the moderate arm of the Palestinian leadership.
Catch this episode of the Honest Report podcast to learn more about the Palestinian Authority’s repression of its own people.
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