USCPR Executive Director Ahmad Abuznaid comments on Biden administration’s complicity


As President Biden met with Jordan’s King Abdullah II on July 19, 2021, Al Jazeera interviewed USCPR Executive Director Ahmad Abuznaid on the Biden administration’s policy—namely, its complicity in Israeli apartheid.

“It took the killing of over 250 Palestinians for President Biden to just say ‘ceasefire’,” Abuznaid told Al Jazeera.

“Ceasefire doesn’t stop apartheid, ceasefire doesn’t stop the expulsion, ceasefire doesn’t stop the checkpoints, ceasefire hasn’t stopped the arrests, the oppression that we see in the West Bank or the blockade of Gaza,” Abuznaid said. “There’s no interest on behalf of the administration in putting forward the political capital necessary to achieve a solution.”

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