Chaos in Middle East Grows as the U.S. Focuses on Israel
Media Mention of Ghaith al-Omari In The New York Times - June 30, 2013 - 11:00pm

WASHINGTON — In Damascus, the Syrian government’s forces are digging in against rebels in a bloody civil war that is swiftly approaching the grim milestone of 100,000 dead.


Available Now: Video of Feb 6 Palestinian and Israeli Textbook Study Briefing
Press Release - Contact Information: Tala Haikal - June 23, 2013 - 11:00pm

Dear friends and supporters of ATFP, On February 6th, The American Task Force on Palestine (ATFP) hosted a briefing presenting the findings of the first definitive, scientific study of Israeli and Palestinian textbooks at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The findings of the 3-year study were presented by Professors Sami Adwan (Bethlehem University), Daniel Bar-Tal (Tel-Aviv University) and Bruce E. Wexler (Yale University). http://youtu.be/XdMgrvuEGHw


ATFP Alarmed by "Price Tag" Violence, Welcomes Israeli and Jewish-American Condemnation
Press Release - Contact Information: Tala Haikal - June 18, 2013 - 11:00pm

June 19, Washington DC -- The American Task Force on Palestine (ATFP) reiterates its concern about ongoing and escalating violence against Palestinians by Israeli extremists, and welcomes statements condemning these attacks by Israeli officials and leading Jewish-American groups.


ATFP Expresses Pride in Mohammed Assaf, the Peaceful Palestinian "Rocket"
Press Release - Contact Information: Hussein Ibish - June 18, 2013 - 11:00pm

ATFP Expresses Pride in Mohammed Assaf, the Peaceful Palestinian "Rocket"   June 19, Washington DC – Noting the stellar performances of young Palestinian singer Mohammed Assaf on the “Arab Idol” singing contest, the American Task Force on Palestine (ATFP) urges its friends and supporters to join us in voting for Assaf.


ATFP Statement on the Appointment of New Palestinian PM Hamdallah
Press Release - June 2, 2013 - 11:00pm

June 3, Washington, DC -- The American Task Force on Palestine (ATFP) extends its best wishes to new Palestinian Prime Minister Dr. Rami Hamdallah in meeting the challenges facing the Palestinian Authority and its premiership.


Experts warn time running out for two-state solution for Mideast crisis
Media Mention of Ghaith al-Omari In Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) - May 15, 2013 - 11:00pm




'Quiet man' Kerry's strategy for Middle East peace
Media Mention of Hussein Ibish In Ma'an News Agency - April 30, 2013 - 11:00pm

WASHINGTON (AFP) -- US Secretary of State John Kerry is moving cautiously and smartly towards fresh Middle East peace talks, but deep distrust between all sides means success is far from guaranteed, analysts say.


Speaker Urges Two State Solution
Media Mention of Hussein Ibish In The Battalion Online - April 22, 2013 - 11:00pm

A senior fellow at the American Task Force on Palestine, HusseinIbish, addressed students Monday at an event hosted by Aggies For Palestine regarding what he said was a need for peace in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.


At Cornell, Panelists Call for Solution to Conflict in Middle East
Media Mention of Ghaith al-Omari In The Cornell Daily Sun - April 23, 2013 - 11:00pm

 


ATFP Thanks PM Fayyad for his Service, Reiterates Importance of Institution-Building
Press Release - April 14, 2013 - 11:00pm

  April 15, Washington DC -- The American Task Force on Palestine (ATFP) thanks outgoing Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad for his outstanding service. Fayyad will continue as Caretaker Prime Minister for the Palestinian Authority (PA) but is expected to leave office in the near future.



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