The Palestinian Authority’s “Martyr’s Fund,” also known as “Pay to Slay,” pays the families of Palestinian terrorists who are imprisoned or killed for acts of terrorism against Israeli civilians. Despite attempts by Israel and other countries to both deter terrorism and incentivize the PA to end its “pay to slay” policy, the PA continues to find creative ways to successfully financially incentivize terrorism.

00:00 Intro
00:36 Terrorist payments from the PLO
03:03 Financial assistance to the Palestinian Authority
03:55 The PA’s Martyr’s Fund
05:01 The Second Intifada
05:39 The Prisoners and Released Prisoners Law
06:35 Israeli attempts to disincentivize terrorists
07:08 Western countries cut off PA funding
08:23 Israeli withholds tax revenue from the PA
08:58 Failure to end Pay to Slay
10:00 U.S. resumes payments
10:44 Palestinian support for Pay to Slay
11:09 PA exploitation of Palestinians
11:44 Palestinian resistance and martyrdom

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