Daoud Kuttab

Palestinian judges discuss a petition to suspend municipal elections at the High Court in the West Bank city of Ramallah, Sept. 8, 2016.  (photo by REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman)

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Palestinian local elections on front burner

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 | Daoud Kuttab, Columnist

The postponed local Palestinian elections might be scheduled in 2017 amid talks about possibly holding them in phases starting next May.

Why FIFA paid close attention to UN anti-settlement resolution

Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 | Daoud Kuttab, Columnist

The dispute within FIFA over the status of the West Bank received a major breakthrough with UN Security Council Resolution 2334. But will Israel heed the decision?

Israeli court’s conviction temporarily fends off ICC

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 | Daoud Kuttab, Columnist

The manslaughter conviction of an Israeli soldier for killing a wounded Palestinian youth has fended off an investigation of that particular crime by the International Criminal Court, but it does not mean Israel is in the clear on allegations of war crimes for other deaths.

Palestinians: Kerry speech too little, too late

Friday, Jan. 6, 2017 | Daoud Kuttab, Columnist

Palestinians welcomed US Secretary of State John Kerry’s strong position on settlements, but do not believe it will positively influence the incoming US administration.

Bizarre Jerusalem family case shows peace, settlements incompatible

Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017 | Daoud Kuttab, Columnist

The bizarre case of the Sublaban family reflects how the Israeli settlement policy has spun out of control as a couple has been allowed to stay in its Jerusalem home for 10 years on condition that their children can’t stay with them.

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Daoud Kuttab

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Daoud Kuttab is a Palestinian journalist, a media activist and a columnist for Palestine Pulse. He is a former Ferris Professor of journalism at Princeton University and is currently the director-general of Community Media Network, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing independent media in the Arab region. On Twitter: @daoudkuttab

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