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U.N. Declares Israeli Settlements Illegal; Netanyahu Vows to Retaliate
December 27, 2016

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer appears on Democracy Now! with Amy Goodman Watch: Read the original post from Democracy Now! AMY…

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Will Donald Trump be good for Israel?
December 15, 2016

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer speaks to Newsweek’s Nina Burleigh. In the U.S., Palestinians have no single-issue political megadonor like Saban,…

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How Donald Trump could soon discard a long-standing precedent on Israel
December 14, 2016

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer speaks to the Washington Post’s Carol Morello Every four years, presidential candidates routinely signal their support…

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Obama’s Legacy on Israel/Palestine
December 12, 2016

Policy Director Josh Ruebner in the Journal of Palestine Studies: This retrospective assessment argues that despite the arrival in office in…

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Trump and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. What Could Go Wrong?
December 9, 2016

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer speaks to Joshua Keating of Slate Palestinians are also skeptical that much will change under the…

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Israel votes to retroactively legalize settlements in Palestinian West Bank
December 8, 2016

USCPR Executive Director Yousef Munayyer speaks to Larry Mantle of AirTalk on NPR affiliate KPCC 89.3FM The Israeli parliament gave initial…

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Trump win could give Israel freer hand with Palestinians
November 23, 2016

Associated Press quotes Executive Director Yousef Munayyer: Last December, Trump told The Associated Press that he wanted to be “very neutral”…

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Trump appointees endorsed link between Islam and radicalism
November 18, 2016

By Michael Crowley and Nahal Toosi POLITICO quotes Executive Director, Yousef Munayyer “Especially since the start of the so-called War on…

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Candidate Trump’s embrace of Israeli policies may ease once he’s president
November 16, 2016

By Oren Dorell USA Today quotes Executive Director, Yousef Munayyer: Trump appears ready to take a hands-off approach to Israel and…

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