Palestinians

Palestinians: In-Depth Reports

Trump’s Speech  Recognizing Jerusalem:
What It Says and What It Doesn’t Say

What is in Trump’s speech and what is not Read More »

Dan Diker Analyses Palestinian “Day of Rage”

Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs Project Director Dan Diker analyses Palestinian “day of rage” following Trump announcement on Jerusalem. Read More »

Three Challenges Face the Palestinians Today

Palestinians are worried and frustrated over U.S. positions on stipends to terrorists, Jerusalem, and a new Peace Plan Read More »

Palestinian Reactions on Jerusalem – “Popular Protests” Are Not Spontaneous

A comprehensive counter-attack by the Palestinian Authority, Fatah, Hamas Read More »

Is Reconciliation between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority Possible?

What if Hamas refuses to disarm? Read More »

Is It True the UN Created Israel? Seventy years since UN General Assembly Resolution 181

“… since the United Nations did not succeed in implementing its own decisions. In our view, the decision of 29 November about Jerusalem is null and void.” Read More »

Mahmoud Abbas and Iran

Will Hamas – and Iran – get a toe-hold on the West Bank? Read More »

Back to Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations? – Some Basic Truths

Israel holds these truths to be self-evident Read More »

The Peel Commission Report of 1937 and the Origins of the Partition Concept

The vision of peace through compromise and partition endures in the spirit of the Peel Commission’s proposed solution. Read More »

The PA-Hamas Negotiations: Reconciliation or Complete Disarray?

Who will police the main entry gate to Gaza? Read More »

The Terror Tunnels of Gaza

Hamas’ Strategic Weapons Thwarted Once Again Read More »

The Historical Significance of the Balfour Declaration

The Balfour Declaration is important because it recognizes the historical bond of the Jewish People to the Holy Land, a bond which existed long before the declaration. Read More »

How the Palestinian “Unity” Talks Put Iran in the Mix

Hamas wants “other organizations” included. Read More »

Palestinian Unification Must Honor Palestinian Commitments

Hamas must surrender its guns, rockets, and tunnels Read More »

Robert P. Barnidge, Jr., Self-Determination, Statehood, and the Law of Negotiation: The Case of Palestine

The book might be described as a history of the Arab-Israeli conflict from the point of view of international law. Read More »