ATFP Exec. Dir. Ghaith al-Omari's Remarks at Presbyterian meeting
Media Mention of Ghaith al-Omari In - June 13, 2014 - 11:00pm

On Saturday June 14, Ghaith Al-Omari, ATFP Executive Director, spoke at a panel organized by Presbyterian for Middle East Peace. Two other panelists participated in the discussion.  Introduction by John Wimberly and remarks by Ghaith al-Omari: http://vimeo.com/98224528 PFMEP Panel Discussion: http://vimeo.com/98224531 


Experts Outline Challenges, Propose Solutions for Gaza at ATFP-UNRWA Briefing
Media Mention of Ghaith al-Omari In - May 18, 2014 - 11:00pm

A group of prominent experts identified a number of key challenges facing the Gaza Strip and its Palestinian residents, and ways to address them, at a briefing jointly hosted by the American Task Force on Palestine (


‘Tough love’ will keep Israel and the Palestinians straight
Media Mention of Hussein Ibish In The National - March 28, 2014 - 11:00pm

‘Tough love’ will keep Israel and the Palestinians straight


Obama puts Israel on notice
Media Mention of Hussein Ibish In NOW Lebanon - March 4, 2014 - 12:00am

Obama puts Israel on notice


Harmful rhetoric can break the momentum of boycott efforts
Media Mention of Hussein Ibish In The National - February 8, 2014 - 12:00am

Harmful rhetoric can break the momentum of boycott efforts Hussein Ibish


The Sharon Doctrine
Media Mention of Hussein Ibish In Foreign Policy - January 11, 2014 - 12:00am

The Sharon Doctrine The Mixed Legacy of an Israeli Unilateralist


Palestinians and Israelis can coexist if occupation ends
Media Mention of Hussein Ibish In The National - December 16, 2013 - 12:00am

Palestinians and Israelis can coexist if occupation ends Hussein Ibish


Remarks by White House Coordinator Phil Gordon at ATFP Oct. 29 Gala
Press Release - Contact Information: Ghaith al-Omari - October 30, 2013 - 11:00pm

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 29, 2013 - 11:00pm

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.


Settlers steal IDF tent erected to prevent Palestinian encampment
ATFP World Press Roundup Article from Haaretz
by Chaim Levinson - March 13, 2013 - 11:00pm


Residents of the Yitzhar in the West Bank  stole a military tent near their settlement this week. The tent was intended as an Israel Defense Forces post to keep Palestinians from illegally setting up structures of their own in the area, IDF officials said.



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