Arab Center Washington DC’s held a webinar focusing on the threat of the coronavirus pandemic in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and Gaza Strip as well as for the Palestinian citizens of Israel. As Israel’s policies of occupation and settler colonialism continue in the midst of this global health crisis, what additional challenges are Palestinians facing under military occupation, apartheid, siege, and discriminatory policies?
Diana Buttu Palestinian-Canadian Lawyer and Analyst Former legal advisor to the Palestinian negotiating team
Yara Hawari Senior Policy Analyst, Al-Shabaka Palestinian academic, writer, and feminist activist
Yousef Munayyer – Moderator Nonresident Senior Fellow, Arab Center Washington DC