PA suspends Hamas TV broadcasts in West Bank

The Palestinian Authority has suspended the activity of the Hamas movement’s Al-Aqsa TV channel in the West Bank, the channel says in a statement posted to its Facebook page.

“The PA’s security apparatuses have announced officially to all broadcasters in the West Bank that they are forbidden from airing the Al-Aqsa network,” the statement says.

Reports interpret the move as an attempt to curb Hamas “incitement.”

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