ATFP Mourns the Passing of Board Member Dr. Mohammed K. Shadid
Press Release - November 6, 2013 - 1:00am

The American Task Force on Palestine (ATFP) expressed great sorrow at the death of long-serving ATFP Board Member Dr. Mohammed K. Shadid, who passed away yesterday after a prolonged illness.


Remarks by White House Coordinator Phil Gordon at ATFP Oct. 29 Gala
Press Release - Contact Information: Ghaith al-Omari - October 31, 2013 - 12:00am

Remarks by Phil Gordon, White House Coordinator for the Middle East, North Africa, and the Gulf (AS PREPARED) American Task Force On Palestine (ATFP) 10th Anniversary Gala, October 29, 2013  


At ATFP Gala, White House Reaffirms Commitment to Palestinian State, Opposition to Settlements and Settler Violence
Press Release - Contact Information: Ghaith al-Omari - October 30, 2013 - 12:00am

October 30, 2013 -- The Obama administration and the President personally remain fully committed to the creation of an independent Palestinian state White House Middle East Coordinator Philip Gordon told a capacity-crowd of 650 at last night's 10th Anniversary Gala of the American Task Force on Palestine (ATFP) in Washington, DC. Dr. Gordon read a letter of congratulations and support that had already been delivered to ATFP from Pres.


Malek Jandali to Perform at ATFP 10th Anniversary Gala
Press Release - September 30, 2013 - 12:00am

The American Task Force on Palestine is proud to announce that the renowned Syrian-American composer and pianist Malek Jandali will be performing at ATFP's


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




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.


Arab-Americans must find a way to engage in politics
Media Mention of Hussein Ibish In The National - September 1, 2013 - 12:00am

Arab-Americans must find a way to engage in politics Hussein Ibish


Is Syria Being 'Lebanized' or is Lebanon Being 'Syrianized'?
Media Mention of Hussein Ibish In The Daily Beast - August 29, 2013 - 12:00am

Is Syria Being 'Lebanized' or is Lebanon Being 'Syrianized'?  


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.


ATFP on Peace Talks: Media Coverage
Press Release - Contact Information: Ghaith al-Omari - August 2, 2013 - 12:00am

ATFP on Peace Talks: Media Coverage   With the resumption of Palestinian-Israeli peace talks, ATFP staff have been heavily featured in the media. Below is a list of the American and international TV, Radio and print media featuring ATFP President Dr.



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