Daoud Kuttab

Bonanza for Palestinian businesses as Ramadan travel permits canceled

Tuesday, Jul. 4, 2017 | Daoud Kuttab, Columnist

While Israel’s cancellation of travel permits to some 200,000 Palestinians during the end of the month of Ramadan was a setback to the plans of many, it was a blessing in disguise for local entrepreneurs, restaurants and resorts.

Kushner's first foray into Mideast peace reveals challenges ahead

Sunday, Jun. 25, 2017 | Daoud Kuttab, Columnist

Palestinians accuse the US negotiating team that met with President Mahmoud Abbas June 22 of taking Israel's side, by not discussing the two-state solution or Israeli settlement activities.

Palestinian press groups blast ban on websites linked to Abbas rivals

Thursday, Jun. 22, 2017 | Daoud Kuttab, Columnist

The Palestinian Authority blocked 12 websites affiliated with the Hamas movement and with dismissed Fatah leader Mohammed Dahlan, raising questions about the government’s respect for press freedoms.

Abbas spokesman joins top Fatah committee

Wednesday, Jun. 21, 2017 | Daoud Kuttab, Columnist

Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat insisted on a quota system for Christians, and the Palestinian leadership has gone out of its way to ensure that this community is represented at all levels of Palestinian society and on the political scene.

Palestinian official comes under fire over Jerusalem comments

Tuesday, Jun. 13, 2017 | Daoud Kuttab, Columnist

The response to comments by Jibril Rajoub shows how difficult it is to publicly address contentious issues involving the holy sites in Jerusalem.

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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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