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Asali: The US is an Indispensible Partner for the Palestinians
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In Al-Arabiya - August 1, 2013 - 12:00am

President of ATFP, Ziad Asali, warns that the on-going Palestinian-Israeli peace talks may face real threat from the extremist factions on both sides that oppose any peace deal. Asali, while speaking to Alhurra Arabic TV, praised Secretary Kerry for showing remarkable commitment on this issue.

Asali: Independent Palestinian State will End the Middle East Conflict
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In USA Today - August 15, 2013 - 12:00am

Ziad Asali, president and founder of the American Task Force for Palestine, a think tank and advocacy group in Washington, says an independent Palestinian state would end the conflict, so Israel need not worry about security.

Palestine and Israel in the New Regional Context
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In - September 11, 2013 - 12:00am

The United States is striving to achieve Palestinian-Israeli peace amid a backdrop of increasing unrest in the Arab world. To borrow an image from quantum physics, we are speeding up to try to protect the peace process from the powerful gravitational pull of a developing Middle East black hole.

Asali to CCTV: Peace Talks Require Change of Attitudes by Both Parties
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In - September 13, 2013 - 12:00am

The high price of letting Israel's extremists flourish
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In Haaretz - December 15, 2013 - 1:00am

Violent assaults, desecrating mosques and churches, uprooting trees, destroying cars, and damaging property - these are all examples of "price tag" attacks carried out by extremist Israeli hooligans against Palestinians, mainly in the occupied territories.

Why Palestinians are puzzled by the 'Jewish state' demand
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In Haaretz - January 10, 2014 - 1:00am

Reportedly one of the key sticking points in negotiations being conducted by Secretary of State John Kerry to try to achieve a framework agreement for peace is Israel's insistence that Palestinians recognize Israel as a 'Jewish state.'

Israel Needs Peace with Palestine to Avoid Looming Boycotts
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In - January 28, 2014 - 1:00am

The Israeli government is worried, and it has every right to

The Road to the Arab Civil State
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In Asharq Alawsat - February 9, 2014 - 1:00am

After decades of sustained oppression, Arab popular and political culture suddenly tried to assert its full mental and emotional capacities during the recent uprisings that led to the collapse of several tyrannical regimes in the region.

Dr. Asali Raises Issue of Palestinian Statehood at the Atlantic Council
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In - February 10, 2014 - 1:00am

Video Profile of Dr. Asali from Wattan TV
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In - February 28, 2014 - 1:00am

This video profile of Dr. Ziad Asali, President of ATFP, provides a window into Ziad's personal story and offers a warm glimpse of the deep commitments driving him to advance the American national interest in a two-state solution. It was produced in 2012 by the Palestinian Wattan TV station, and is in Arabic with English subtitles.

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