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By Daoud Kuttab - Jan 16,2019
Just in case people forget, there is a territory in the Middle East called the Gaza Strip, where nearly 2 million Palestinians live in a politically instigated economic deprivation.
By Daoud Kuttab - Jan 09,2019
I spent a couple of hours waiting in line this week at the Qalandiya checkpoint. Our home in Kufur Aqab lies beyond the ugly Israeli concrete wall that forces us to wait a long time to pass through an Israeli checkpoint, even though our car carries an Israeli licence plate.
By Daoud Kuttab - Jan 02,2019
Palestinians have, for years, prided themselves for espousing and implementing democratic values. Palestinians joined the revolution and its various forums on the basis that it was founded on the concept of sharing in the national decision making.
By Daoud Kuttab - Dec 26,2018
After years of indecision, the Palestinian leadership has taken a bold step this week. Armed with a ruling by the Palestinian Constitutional Court, President Mahmoud Abbas announced the dissolving of the 132-member Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC).
By Daoud Kuttab - Dec 19,2018
The event was vintage Christmassy. The ornaments filled Al Hussein Cultural Centre in downtown Amman on Tuesday, the music played well-known Christmas carols and the religious dignitaries were all among the invitees.
By Daoud Kuttab - Dec 12,2018
Palestinian women and men are livid about the attempts of Mahmoud Habash, a senior Islamic cleric in Palestine, to justify light violence against women.Habash, who is the supreme Sharia judge in the Palestinian Authority, tried to thread the needle when he said that he opposes vi
By Daoud Kuttab - Dec 05,2018
It is not clear what Aya Aghabi expected when she called Daniel Sharaiha, chief human resources officer and customer experience at Bank Al Etihad.
By Daoud Kuttab - Nov 28,2018
The term "decentralisation" has become a common part of the Jordanian lexicon, appearing in various publications, discussions and public speeches in recent years.
By Daoud Kuttab - Nov 21,2018
Palestinian citizens of Israel often find themselves caught between a rock and a hard place. On the one hand, they feel discriminated against by the ruling Jewish Israeli powers, and at the same time they are often misunderstood and not accepted by fellow Arabs and Muslims.
By Daoud Kuttab - Nov 14,2018
The latest ceasefire in Gaza appears to be holding, even though Gazans and Israelis were unable to get sleep on the night of November 12, when Israeli planes shelled hundreds of Palestinian targets, destroying a hotel, a TV station and various homes and institutions.



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