Palestinian Legislative Council

Are Palestinians Living under a Double Occupation? (1/2)

Are Palestinians Living under a Double Occupation?

February 17, 2019
Legislator Mustafa Barghouti discusses President Abbas’s dissolution of the Legislative Council, the attempt to alter the Paris Accords, and explores Palestinians’ life under double occupation. With Israeli elections approaching, the Palestinian leadership does not challenge Israeli political parties to take a position on the occupation

Corruption in Palestinian Government is Connected to Occupation

May 28, 2013

Aman: the main reason for malpractices in the Palestinian government is the Israeli occupation, but reforms should be pursued nevertheless, as public demand for transparency and fair government is strong

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas accepts the resignation of Prime Minister Salam Fayyad

April 17, 2013

Fayyad represented pro-western interests in Palestine, and his policies came into increasing tension with those of President Abbas