Ashrawi Charges Netanyahu With Stifling U.S. Peace Efforts

Blakely, Andrew
August 2010
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Aug2010, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p59
The article presents highlights of the discussion led by activist and diplomat Doctor Hanan Ashrawi, the first female member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), on May 15, 2010 at the Middle East Institute in Washington, D.C., regarding the conflict between Israel and Palestine. Ashrawi criticized Israeli leader Binyamin Netanyahu's statement disregarding the national interest of the U.S. In addition, she proposed the continued resistance of Palestinians to Israeli occupation.


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