Palestinian Reconciliation: Advancing Peace or Conflict?

April 24, 2014 IMEU

The reconciliation agreement between Fatah and Hamas, as well as the Israeli decision to cancel the meeting between Israeli and Palestinian negotiators as a consequence of the effort to end internal Palestinian strife, are the topics of discussion in this briefing.

Guest: Dr. Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies at Columbia University, former advisor to Palestinian negotiators, and author of Brokers of Deceit: How the U.S. Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East (2013) and The Iron Cage: The Story of the Palestinian Struggle for Statehood (2006)