Palestinian Envoy Briefs Heads of Palestinian Organizations in Washington

Palestinian Envoy Briefs Heads of Palestinian Organizations in Washington

Upon his return to Washington D.C. Sunday night, The Head of the PLO General Delegation to the United States, Dr. Husam Zomlot, briefed heads of Palestinian organizations in Washington on his recent visit to Palestine and meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and leadership last week, to discuss Palestinian American relations, Palestinian diplomatic efforts in the international arena the next...

Dr.Husam Zomlot addressed the Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Dr.Husam Zomlot addressed the Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Ambassador Dr.Husam Zomlot addressed the Chicago Council on Global Affairs where he delved into recent developments in the strategy for peace and commitment to peaceful popular resistance. He used the #Jerusalem demonstrations as a prime example. One of the most important aspects of this visit is meeting the families from the Palestinian community in addition to visiting their institutions while in Chicago. Dr.Zomlot will continue...

Event Canceled A Bethlehem Christmas on the Hill

Event Canceled A Bethlehem Christmas on the Hill

In light of the White House’s official remarks made this afternoon, (December 5, 2017) that President Trump will deliver a statement tomorrow, possibly announcing a different US policy on the status of Jerusalem, we greatly regret to inform you that the planned reception, ‘A Bethlehem Christmas on the Hill,’ tomorrow, December 6, 2017 will unfortunately be canceled. This was a...

Dr. Ashrawi condemns the explosion in Gaza targeting Palestinian Prime Minister

Dr. Ashrawi condemns the explosion in Gaza targeting Palestinian Prime Minister

PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi condemns the explosion in Gaza targeting Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah and General Intelligence Chief Majed Faraj “This deplorable assassination attempt targeting Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah and Intelligence Chief Majed Faraj is a cowardly act of criminality. Such violence aimed at the Prime Minister as he was inaugurating projects to repair the...

Al Quds Festival

Al Quds Festival

The PLO General Delegation to the US participated in the مهرجان القدس 2017 Al-Quds Festival on Sunday November 12, 2017. At the festival H.E. Ambassador Husam Zomlot delivered a speech emphasizing the significance #Jerusalem has to Palestine’s national identity. The Al-Quds Festival, included music, Debkah dance, art, a children’s program, and traditional #Palestinian cuisine.

42 years since Land Day, Palestinians still enduring destruction, displacement

42 years since Land Day, Palestinians still enduring destruction, displacement

The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) said on Thursday that 42 years since Palestinians in Israel demonstrated against Israeli seizure of their land and lost six of their young people shot dead by Israeli forces, the Palestinian people continue to endure destruction, displacement and humanization. In March 1976, the Israeli government announced its decision to expropriate thousands of dunums of land...