The Futile Undertaking of Palestinian Statehood

On September 23, 2011, in Articles, by admin

The Futile Undertaking of Palestinian Statehood by Esam Al-Amin Today, September 23, Palestinian Authority (PA) leader Mahmoud Abbas submits, to the UN the application for Palestinian statehood for the Palestinian territories occupied by Israel since 1967. What are the implications of this effort? Does it serve the Palestinian cause? And why do Israel and the […]

The Palestinian Bid for UN Statehood Recognition

On August 2, 2011, in Articles, by admin

The Palestinian Bid for UN Statehood Recognition   An Analysis by Lawrence Davidson   Part I – Going to the UN for Recognition   On the 26th of July, 2011 Robert Serry, The United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East peace process appeared before the UN Security Council. Mr. Serry is a career Dutch […]