The Changing Palestinian Landscape: Palestinian Political and Social Expectations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hanan Ashrawi to Brief the Palestine Center Monday April 11 Washington, D.C. (April 4, 2005) – Renowned Palestinian legislator and academic Dr. Hanan Ashrawi will brief and take questions at the Palestine Center from 1:00-2:00 on Monday, April 11, 2005. A light lunch will be provided before the briefing from 12:30-1:00 pm […]

Zainab Salbi to Speak on Role of Women in Conflict and Post-Conflict Regions

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Zainab Salbi to Speak on Role of Women in Conflict and Post-Conflict Regions Washington, D.C. (March 4, 2005) Zainab Salbi, President and CEO of Women for Women International, will give a briefing at Washington, D.C.-based Palestine Center on 8 March 2005 from 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Salbi will speak and take questions […]

The Life of an Arab Intellectual: Dr. Hisham B. Sharabi, 1927 – 2005

Hisham B. Sharabi, Ph.D. 1927 2005 On January 13, 2005, the international community lost a leading Arab and Palestinian intellectual and activist. Dr. Hisham Sharabi died in Beirut, Lebanon, on Thursday evening. He was 78 years old. Born in Jaffa, Palestine, Dr. Sharabi’s political activism started at an early age. In 1947, Dr. Sharabi graduated […]

Israeli military setting up system of ‘creeping curfew’

22 March 2003 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Israeli military setting up system of ‘creeping curfew’ Israel seems to be using a system of ‘creeping curfew’ to escalate its control over Palestinians in the West Bank without drawing the attention of the international media and community, civil society organizations based in the West Bank and Gaza Strip […]

Palestinians Invite the U.S. to Facilitate Democratic Elections in Palestinian Territories

22 March 2003 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Palestinians Invite the U.S. to Facilitate Democratic Elections in Palestinian Territories Washington, D.C. 24 June 2004 The Palestinian Authority has called on the United States to work with them to prepare for elections at all levels, including presidential elections, Palestinian Minister of Negotiations Saeb Erekat said on Thursday, adding […]

Palestinian Assessment Of U.S. Diplomatic Efforts in the Middle East

12 June 2002 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jeff Mendez Palestinian Assessment Of U.S. Diplomatic Efforts in the Middle East On Thursday, 13 June 2002, Marwan Bishara and Diana Buttu will hold a press conference in the Murrow Room at the National Press Club at 9:30 a.m. Bishara and Buttu will address the latest round of […]

International Observers: Witnesses to Destruction and Resistance

16 April 2002 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Samar Assad International Observers: Witnesses to Destruction and Resistance Convinced that their presence would reduce the harm inflicted on the Palestinian people by the Israeli military incursion, members of the International Solidarity Movement (ISM) have converged upon the Occupied Territories in an effort to stop Israel’s attacks on […]