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Dr. Ashrawi: “The United States must stand up for international law”
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 10:04

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PLO Executive Committee 

Department of Culture and Information

March 25, 2014

 

Dr. Ashrawi: “The United States must stand up for international law”

Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) Executive Committee member, Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, met with Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues, Catherine Russell, at the PLO Headquarters in Ramallah.

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PRESS RELEASE - Dr. Ashrawi: “All Palestinians are living in a prison”
Friday, 21 March 2014 10:38

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PLO Executive Committee 

Department of Culture and Information

March 20, 2014

Dr. Ashrawi: “All Palestinians are living in a prison”

PLO Executive Committee member, Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, met with a European Parliament ad-hoc delegation on Palestinian prisoners in Ramallah at the PLO Headquarters, and welcomed them to Palestine.

Dr. Ashrawi said, “We thank the European Parliament for sending this fact-finding mission to investigate the conditions of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails, particularly the recent deaths of Palestinians in detention.  It is our hope that this mission will help uphold prisoners’ rights in ways that are in line with international humanitarian law, and that prevent the further injustice and torture of Palestinian prisoners.”

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PRESS RELEASE - Dr. Ashrawi condemns Israel’s latest violations
Thursday, 20 March 2014 11:48

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PLO Executive Committee 

Department of Culture and Information

March 19, 2014

 Dr. Ashrawi condemns Israel’s latest violations

PLO Executive Committee member, Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, strongly condemned Israel’s latest prejudicial facts on the ground, which included the approval of 186 illegal settlement units in Occupied East Jerusalem, the killing of 15-year-old Yousef Nayif Yousef Shawamrah Abu Akar in Hebron, and the proposed Knesset legislation to extend the Citizenship and Entry into Israel Law which severely limits reunification for Palestinian families:

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Palestinian Government Launches International Tender for Oil Exploration in the West Bank
Wednesday, 19 March 2014 10:39

RAMALLAH, March 18, 2014 (WAFA) - Mohammad Mustafa , the Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs, announced that the Palestinian Government is requesting proposals from interested firms to explore and develop oil in the West Bank.

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PRESS RELEASE - Dr. Ashrawi strongly condemns Israel’s extrajudicial killing of 6 Palestinians
Thursday, 13 March 2014 10:19

PRESS RELEASE 

PLO Executive Committee 

Department of Culture and Information

 

March 12, 2014

Dr. Ashrawi strongly condemns Israel’s extrajudicial killing of 6 Palestinians

PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi strongly condemned Israel’s extrajudicial killing of six Palestinians in a twenty-four period.  Ismail Abu Judah (23), Shahir Abu Shanab (24), and Abd al-Shafi Muammar (33) were killed in an Israeli air raid targeting the Gaza Strip, and Saji Darwish (18), Raed Alaa Addin Zieter (38), and Feda’a Mohyi Al Deen Majadlah (23) were killed separately in the West Bank:

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