Ziad Asali News Feed http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media Recent content from Ziad Asali en Confronting ISIL: The Day and Decade "After" http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/09/26/1411704000 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">September 26, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> The Huffington Post </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/confronting-isil-the-day_b_5888346.html" target="_blank">http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/confronting-isil-the-day_b_5888346...</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="color: rgb(33, 33, 33); font-family: 'Segoe UI', 'Segoe WP', 'Segoe UI WPC', Tahoma, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 15.4545450210571px; line-height: normal; text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: 24px;"><strong>Confronting ISIL: The Day and Decade &quot;After&quot;</strong></span><br />&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/09/26/1411704000" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:02:56 +0000 thaikal 32508 at http://www.americantaskforce.org MSNBC's Last Word interview with ATFP President Ziad Asali http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/07/18/1405656000 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">July 18, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> MSNBC </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.msnbc.com/the-last-word/watch/who-supports-hamas-308278339883" target="_blank">http://www.msnbc.com/the-last-word/watch/who-supports-hamas-308278339883</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-teaser-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.americantaskforce.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/teaser_image/mm/Jul%2019%202014%20-%206%3A26pm/z%20msnbc.png" alt="" title="" width="78" height="64" class="imagecache imagecache-teaser_image imagecache-default imagecache-teaser_image_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="attached-processed" id="TPVideoPlayerTitle" style="box-sizing: border-box; text-rendering: optimizelegibility; color: rgb(255, 255, 255); font-size: 27px; font-family: NeueHaasGroteskTextPro-75Bold; margin: 10px 0px; line-height: 24.000059127807617px;"> <p>Who supports Hamas?</p> <p>Nearly 300 Palestinians have died in the conflict between Hamas and Israel as both sides trade rockets and the blame. But who supports Hamas? Ziad Asali discusses.</p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/07/18/1405656000" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Isareli Military Action in Gaza Qassam Rocket Attacks Hamas Israeli Military Action Peace Negotiations Sat, 19 Jul 2014 22:26:04 +0000 aawadh 32259 at http://www.americantaskforce.org BBC Video of Pres. Asali on the Violence in Palestine and Israel http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/07/02/1404273600 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">July 2, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> BBC World News </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPCDKPZrzhI" target="_blank">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPCDKPZrzhI</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/video/2014/07/02/bbc_american_dr_ziad_asali_ongoing_violence_palestine_israel" target="_blank">http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/video/2014/07/02/bbc_american_dr_ziad_...</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-teaser-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.americantaskforce.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/teaser_image/mm/Jul%2018%202014%20-%201%3A52pm/Screen%20shot%202014-07-18%20at%201.48.26%20PM.png" alt="" title="" width="78" height="64" class="imagecache imagecache-teaser_image imagecache-default imagecache-teaser_image_default"/> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node" style="line-height: 20.799999237060547px;"> <div class="content" style="line-height: 20.799999237060547px;"> <p style="line-height: 20.799999237060547px;"><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPCDKPZrzhI" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.americantaskforce.org/sites/default/files/imce/Screen shot 2014-07-18 at 1.53.10 PM.png" style="width: 565px; height: 320px;" /></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/07/02/1404273600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Isareli Military Action in Gaza Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:52:43 +0000 thaikal 32243 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Crisis in Iraq Risks Regional Conflagration http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/06/11/1402459200 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">June 11, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> Al-Hayat </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/crisis-in-iraq-risks-regi_b_5485966.html" target="_blank">http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/crisis-in-iraq-risks-regi_b_548596...</a> </div> </div> </div> <h1 class="title" style="box-sizing: border-box; font-size: 32px; margin-bottom: 10px; padding: 0px; direction: ltr; font-family: Georgia, Century, Times, serif; color: rgb(17, 17, 17); text-rendering: optimizelegibility; line-height: 36px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">Crisis in Iraq Risks Regional Conflagration</h1> <h1 class="title" style="box-sizing: border-box; font-size: 32px; margin-bottom: 10px; padding: 0px; direction: ltr; font-family: Georgia, Century, Times, serif; color: rgb(17, 17, 17); text-rendering: optimizelegibility; line-height: 36px; border: 0px; vertical-align: b</p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/06/11/1402459200" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:27:49 +0000 aawadh 32242 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Men Must Play Their Part in the Battle for Arab Women's Rights http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/04/18/1397793600 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">April 18, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/men-must-play-their-part_b_5172728.html" target="_blank">http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/men-must-play-their-part_b_5172728...</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="box-sizing: border-box; margin: 0px 0px 15px; padding: 0px; direction: ltr; font-family: Georgia, Century, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 21px; text-rendering: optimizelegibility; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51);">I feel compelled to write this article because the issue of women&#39;s rights in the Middle East is not, strictly speaking, a &quot;women&#39;s issue,&quot; but a pressing and urgent concern for the whole of society, and perhaps even more so, men themselves.</p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/04/18/1397793600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:36:49 +0000 thaikal 32260 at http://www.americantaskforce.org ATFP President Ziad Asali says US Seeking to Salvage Peace Talks http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/03/19/1395201600 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">March 19, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> Al-Arabiya </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dcbZVlyzUsw&amp;feature=youtu.be" target="_blank">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dcbZVlyzUsw&feature=youtu.be</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dcbZVlyzUsw&amp;feature=youtu.be" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.americantaskforce.org/sites/default/files/imce/Screen shot 2014-07-21 at 11.39.40 AM.png" style="width: 640px; height: 391px;" /></a></p> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 12px; line-height: 26px;">Speaking to Al-Arabiya TV, Asali emphasized that current Israeli demands ask more than Pres. Abbas can deliver based on Palestinian public opinion.</span></p> Peace Negotiations Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:42:31 +0000 thaikal 32261 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Americans must never ask themselves, ‘Who Lost Egypt?’ http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/03/01/1393650000 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">March 1, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> Asharq Alawsat </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.aawsat.net/2014/03/article55329525" target="_blank">http://www.aawsat.net/2014/03/article55329525</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 12px; padding: 0px; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 16px;">After 4,500 years, the great pyramids of Giza are the only surviving wonder of the ancient world. The armies of Persia, the Hyksos, Alexander the Great, Rome, the Arabs, the Ottomans and the British camped in their shadow. It was in Egypt, that melting pot of Asian, African and Mediterranean cultures, that Napoleon Bonaparte addressed his soldiers in 1798. Humbled by the mightiness of the pyramids, he began, &ldquo;French soldiers&nbsp;.&nbsp;.&nbsp;.</p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/03/01/1393650000" target="_blank">read more</a></p> U.S.-Arab Relations Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:44:45 +0000 thaikal 32262 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Video Profile of Dr. Asali from Wattan TV http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/02/28/1393563600 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">February 28, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CPSW8FJTf-Q&amp;feature=em-upload_owner" target="_blank">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CPSW8FJTf-Q&feature=em-upload_owner</a> </div> </div> </div> <p class="p1" style="line-height: 20.799999237060547px;">This video profile of Dr. Ziad Asali, President of ATFP, provides a window into Ziad&#39;s personal story and offers a warm glimpse of the deep commitments driving him to&nbsp;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.</p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/02/28/1393563600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> U.S.-Arab Relations Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:46:47 +0000 thaikal 32263 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Dr. Asali Raises Issue of Palestinian Statehood at the Atlantic Council http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/02/10/1392008400 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">February 10, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6hZVS3hBacY" target="_blank">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6hZVS3hBacY</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="line-height: 20.799999237060547px; text-align: center;"><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6hZVS3hBacY" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.americantaskforce.org/sites/default/files/imce/ziad%20and%20oren%203.png" style="border: 0px; padding: 5px; width: 408px; height: 270px;" /></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/02/10/1392008400" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Palestinian Statehood Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:48:45 +0000 thaikal 32264 at http://www.americantaskforce.org The Road to the Arab Civil State http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/02/09/1391922000 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">February 9, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> Asharq Alawsat </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.aawsat.net/2014/02/article55328732" target="_blank">http://www.aawsat.net/2014/02/article55328732</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="margin: 0px 0px 12px; padding: 0px; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: 16px;">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.</p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/02/09/1391922000" target="_blank">read more</a></p> International Community Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:50:56 +0000 thaikal 32265 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Israel Needs Peace with Palestine to Avoid Looming Boycotts http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/01/28/1390885200 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">January 28, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/israel-needs-peace-with-p_b_4682405.html" target="_blank">http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/israel-needs-peace-with-p_b_468240...</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="content" id="mainentrycontent" style="box-sizing: border-box; margin: 20px 0px 10px; padding: 0px; direction: ltr; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-size: 15px; line-height: 21px; font-family: Georgia, Century, Times, serif; color: rgb(34, 34, 34);"> <p style="box-sizing: border-box; margin: 0px 0px 15px; padding: 0px; direction: ltr; font-family: Georgia, Century, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 21px; text-rendering: optimizelegibility; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51);">The Israeli government is worried, and it has every right to </p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/01/28/1390885200" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Diplomacy Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:53:10 +0000 thaikal 32266 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Why Palestinians are puzzled by the 'Jewish state' demand http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2014/01/10/1389330000 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">January 10, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> Haaretz </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-1.567946" target="_blank">http://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-1.567946</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="font-family: Georgia; font-size: 14px; line-height: 20px;">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&#39;s insistence that Palestinians recognize Israel as a &#39;Jewish state.&#39;</span></p> Internal Palestinian Politics Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:56:10 +0000 thaikal 32267 at http://www.americantaskforce.org The high price of letting Israel's extremists flourish http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/12/15/1387083600 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">December 15, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> Haaretz </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-1.563707" target="_blank">http://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-1.563707</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="font-family: Georgia; font-size: 14px; line-height: 20px;">Violent assaults, desecrating mosques and churches, uprooting trees, destroying cars, and damaging property - these are all examples of &quot;</span><a href="http://www.haaretz.com/misc/tags/Price%20tag-1.477120" style="color: rgb(0, 153, 255); font-family: Georgia; font-size: 14px; line-height: 20px;" target="_blank">price tag</a><span style="font-family: Georgia; font-size: 14px; line-height: 20px;">&quot; attacks carried out by extremist Israeli hooligans against Palestinians, mainly in the occupied territories.</p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/12/15/1387083600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Religious Extremism Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:58:05 +0000 thaikal 32268 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Asali to CCTV: Peace Talks Require Change of Attitudes by Both Parties http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/09/13/1379044800 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">September 13, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fKPq7zV3Ii0&amp;feature=youtu.be" target="_blank">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fKPq7zV3Ii0&feature=youtu.be</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fKPq7zV3Ii0&amp;feature=youtu.be" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.americantaskforce.org/sites/default/files/imce/Screen shot 2014-07-21 at 12.00.58 PM.png" style="width: 641px; height: 387px;" /></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/09/13/1379044800" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Peace Based on Two States Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:02:55 +0000 thaikal 32269 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Palestine and Israel in the New Regional Context http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/09/11/1378872000 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">September 11, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/palestine-and-israel-in-t_b_3831848.html" target="_blank">http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/palestine-and-israel-in-t_b_383184...</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="list-style: none; margin: 0px 0px 14px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-family: Georgia, Century, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 21px;">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.</p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/09/11/1378872000" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Peace Negotiations Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:04:20 +0000 thaikal 32270 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Asali: Independent Palestinian State will End the Middle East Conflict http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/08/15/1376539200 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">August 15, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> USA Today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/08/14/israel-palestinian-peace-talks/2654235/" target="_blank">http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/08/14/israel-palestinian-peace-tal...</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 12px; line-height: 26px;">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.</span></p> Peace Based on Two States Palestinian Statehood U.S.-Arab Relations Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:18:55 +0000 thaikal 32271 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Asali: The US is an Indispensible Partner for the Palestinians http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/08/01/1375329600 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">August 1, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> Al-Arabiya </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.alarabiya.net/ar/programs/panorama/2013/08/01/%D8%A8%D8%A7%D9%86%D9%88%D8%B1%D8%A7%D9%85%D8%A7-%D9%81%D8%B1%D8%B5-%D9%86%D8%AC%D8%A7%D8%AD-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%85%D9%81%D8%A7%D9%88%D8%B6%D8%A7%D8%AA-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%81%D9%84%D8%B3%D8%B7%D9%8A%D9%86%D" target="_blank">http://www.alarabiya.net/ar/programs/panorama/2013/08/01/%D8%A8%D8%A7%D9%86%D9%8...</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 12px; line-height: 26px;">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.</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/08/01/1375329600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> U.S.-Arab Relations Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:08:28 +0000 thaikal 32276 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Asali Appears on Charlie Rose Show to discuss Kerry Peace Initiative http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/07/30/1375156800 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">July 30, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> Charlie Rose </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://charlierose.com/watch/60245625" target="_blank">http://charlierose.com/watch/60245625</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://charlierose.com/watch/60245625" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.americantaskforce.org/sites/default/files/imce/Screen shot 2014-07-21 at 1.12.34 PM.png" style="width: 641px; height: 383px;" /><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 12px; line-height: 26px;">President Asali calls for the improvement of Palestinian living conditions in the West Bank and Gaza at the outset of Israeli-Palestinian talks.</span></a></p> Peace Negotiations Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:19:17 +0000 thaikal 32277 at http://www.americantaskforce.org Ziad Asali expresses confidence about success of Kerry's push for peace talks http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/07/19/1374206400 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">July 19, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> Al-Arabiya </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xe89nG-kLXE" target="_blank">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xe89nG-kLXE</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="text-align: center;"><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xe89nG-kLXE" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="http://www.americantaskforce.org/sites/default/files/imce/Screen shot 2014-07-22 at 5.10.34 PM.png" style="width: 559px; height: 314px;" /></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/07/19/1374206400" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Peace Negotiations Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:23:39 +0000 thaikal 32297 at http://www.americantaskforce.org America's Challenge in the Arab World http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/04/08/1365393600 <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date Posted:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">April 8, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-atfp-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Mentioned:&nbsp;</div> Ziad Asali </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-media-outlet"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Media Outlet:&nbsp;</div> The Huffington Post </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Link(s):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/americas-challenge-in-the_b_3035685.html" target="_blank">http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ziad-j-asali-md/americas-challenge-in-the_b_303568...</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.americantaskforce.org/in_media/mm/ziad_asali/2013/04/08/1365393600" target="_blank">read more</a></p> International/US Economic Development Aid Diplomacy Internal American Politics International Community Tue, 09 Apr 2013 15:17:21 +0000 pkarolyi 30997 at http://www.americantaskforce.org