Palestine Center Alarmed over Israeli Threats of a “Holocaust” in the Gaza Strip

  Palestine Center Alarmed over Israeli Threats of a “Holocaust” in the Gaza Strip   For Immediate Release Contact: Samar Assad (202) 338-1290 Washington, D.C. (February 29, 2008) – The Palestine Center is extremely concerned over a recent threat by Israeli Deputy Defense Minister Matan Vilnai of a large-scale invasion on Gaza, the magnitude of […]

The ‘Politicide’ of the Palestinian People

Panel I – Mechanics of “Politicide:” Palestinians since 1967; Panel II – Consequences of “Politicide”; Panel III – The “Politicide” of Others: Do Palestinians Have Options
against “Politicide?”

Dr. Suheir Daoud Named Palestine Center Fellow

  Dr. SUHEIR DAOUD NAMED PALESTINE CENTER FELLOW   For Immediate Release Contact: Samar Assad (202) 338-1290 Washington, D.C. (September 4, 2007) – The Palestine Center welcomes Dr. Suheir Abu Oksa Daoud as its non-resident fellow. Dr. Daoud is an expert on the Israeli political system and Israel’s Arab citizens. Dr. Daoud is a Palestinian […]

Jerusalem Fund Treasurer Leads Medical Team To Palestine, Inaugurates Diabetes Center

JERUSALEM FUND TREASURER LEADS MEDICAL TEAM TO PALESTINE, INAUGURATES DIABETES CENTER For Immediate Release Contact: Samar Assad (202) 338-1290 Washington, DC (June 6 2007) _ On 23 June 2007, Jerusalem Fund Treasurer Dr. Eid Mustafa will lead a group of 30 volunteer doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals on a 7-day mission to the Occupied Palestinian […]

Palestine Center Calls for International Intervention in Gaza

PALESTINE CENTER CALLS FOR INTERNATIONAL INTERVENTION IN GAZA For Immediate Release Contact: Samar Assad (202) 338-1290 Washington, D.C. (November 8, 2006) – The Palestine Center calls on the international community to immediately intervene to protect Palestinian civilians from Israel’s ongoing offensive in the Gaza Strip which has lead to the death of 83 Palestinians in eight days. […]

The Palestine Question Since Oslo: Current Options and Future Strategies

On 27 October 2006, experts and scholars studied the effect political negotiations and events on the ground have had on life in the Occupied Palestinian Territory since the start of the Oslo process. Panelists analyzed the obstacles facing a two-state solution and discuss strategies to create a viable end to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Palestine Center Urges International Intervention in Gaza and Lebanon

PALESTINE CENTER URGES INTERNATIONAL INTERVENTION IN GAZA AND LEBANON For Immediate Release Contact: Samar Assad (202) 338-1290 Washington, DC; July 13, 2006 – The Palestine Center calls on the international community to bring an end to Israel’s military escalation against Palestinian and Lebanese civilians. Israel’s military campaign has resulted in a large number of civilian […]

Palestine Center Denounces Passage of H.R. 4681

Palestine Center Denounces Passage of H.R. 4681 For Immediate Release Contact: Samar Assad (202) 338-1290 Washington, DC (23 May 2006) – The Palestine Center strongly deplores today’s passage of House Resolution 4681, the Palestinian Anti-Terrorism Act of 2006, in the U.S. House of Representatives. The central provision of this resolution prohibits the United States from […]

Samar Assad Named New Executive Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 16 May 2005 Contact: Samar Assad, 202-338-1290 Samar Assad Named Palestine Center Executive Director The Jerusalem Fund Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Samar Assad as Executive Director of The Fund and its educational program, the Palestine Center. Her appointment became official on 15 May 2005. “The Board […]