A legal entity, established in 1994, by which Palestinians govern the parts of the Gaza Strip and West Bank that are not attached to Israel. Although divided on several issues, the leadership of the Palestinian Authority is committed to the establishment of a Palestinian state, which, it expects, will grow out of the Palestinian Authority. (See Yasir Arafat, Oslo Accord.)
But it is the business of the palestinian authority to conduct and conclude the negotiations, not the business of Hamas.
One is that the palestinian authority is trying to prevent confrontations in the West Bank, for now.
In most cases, making Palestine “Juden Rein” has not been the demand of the palestinian authority.
But palestinian authority President Mahmoud Abbas and his advisers are not fools.
Ramallah is the administrative heart of the palestinian authority.
This is the most significant event to have happened since the inception of the palestinian authority.
Economic-development assistance for the palestinian authority.
Katz: This is our answer to palestinian authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
"The Prime Minister of the palestinian authority is not exactly the prime minister of the State of Palestine," Mansour explained.
The second way in which Israel and America undermined Fayyad was by starving the palestinian authority of cash.