ATFP bids farewell to its Executive Director Ghaith Al-Omari
Press Release - December 17, 2014 - 12:00am

ATFP bids farewell to its Executive Director Ghaith Al-Omari. Mr. Al-Omari will be joining the Washington Institute for Near East Policy as a Senior Fellow.     “My eight years at ATFP were a tremendous personal and professional experience” said, Mr. Al-Omari. “I was extremely fortunate to have been part of a team that effectively, consistently and passionately advocated for moderation, coexistence and a two-state solution as a US national security interest.


ISIS and Sexual Slavery
Media Mention of Tala Haikal In The Hill - October 2, 2014 - 11:00pm




Women in Iraq, Syria need our help
Media Mention of Tala Haikal In The Hill - October 13, 2014 - 11:00pm

Women in Iraq, Syria need our help The Oct. 3 opinion piece by Tala Haikal on The Hill’s Congress Blog (“ISIS and Sexual Slavery”) exposes the terrors perpetrated on women and girls in Iraq and Syria.


Confronting ISIL: The Day and Decade "After"
Media Mention of Ziad Asali In The Huffington Post - September 25, 2014 - 11:00pm

Confronting ISIL: The Day and Decade "After" 


The Solution to Middle East Chaos
Media Mention of Tala Haikal In The Huffington Post - July 27, 2014 - 11:00pm

The Solution to Middle East Chaos


Empathy Is Essential to Humanity
Media Mention of Tala Haikal In The Huffington Post - July 9, 2014 - 11:00pm

Empathy Is Essential to Humanity Nelson Mandela once said "you will achieve more in this world through acts of mercy than you will through acts of retribution." If only Mandela were still alive and could guide and inspire Israelis and Palestinians to eschew revenge and violence, especially when it comes to children.


Youth Factor: The Missing Element in the Middle East Peace Process
Media Mention of Tala Haikal In The Huffington Post - March 30, 2014 - 11:00pm

Youth Factor: The Missing Element in the Middle East Peace Process When my parents were my age, most people considered peace between Israel and Palestine unthinkable. But for me, a 21-year-old Palestinian/Lebanese-American woman, peace is not a bizarre idea at all. Instead it is a cliché, a commonplace; indeed, so much that it almost seems passé. But it can't be.


Iraq’s Kurds reach a fork in the road
Media Mention of Tala Haikal In The Daily Star - September 4, 2014 - 11:00pm

Iraq’s Kurds reach a fork in the road


ATFP Welcomes Gaza Ceasefire Announcement
Press Release - August 25, 2014 - 11:00pm

ATFP Welcomes Gaza Ceasefire Announcement


Al-Omari calls for leveraging Gaza war toward ending Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Media Mention of Ghaith al-Omari In - July 30, 2014 - 11:00pm

ATFP Executive Director Ghaith Al-Omari spoke today with Carl Wolfson host of Carl in the Morning at Xray.fm in Oregon about the need to leverage the ongoing war in Gaza toward reaching a long-lasting end to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. http://xray.fm/broadcasts/view/2708



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