Will Hamas give up arms for Palestinian reconciliation?

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US Pressure Keeps Palestinians Blacklisted at UN

Nadia Hijab

When Secretary-General Antonio Guterres proposed the appointment of former Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad as UN’s Special Representative in Libya back in February, the proposal was shot down by US Ambassador Nikki Haley, purely because he was a Palestinian.

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Revitalizing Palestinian Nationalism

Ingrid Jaradat GassnerTariq DanaAlaa Tartir

Fifty years after the 1967 Arab-Israeli War, the Palestinian national movement seems to be at a crossroads. Repeated efforts to negotiate a two-state solution have faltered, and the traditional instruments of Palestinian nationalism—the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), Fatah, and, since 1994, the Palestinian Authority (PA)—face crises of confidence.

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