Last updated 12:29AM ET
December 11, 2013
WFCR Local Features
The Top Palestinian Diplomat in Washington Talks about Prospects for Peace in the Middle East
2007 marks the 40th year that Israel's military has controlled the west bank. In the last year, things have gone from bad to worse in the Palestinian territories. Poverty and unemployment are up, while the quality of healthcare and education has declined. Meantime, deadly gun battles have erupted between secular and islamist factions. Recently, WFCR's Av Harris spoke with Ambassador Afif Saffiyeh, the top PLO diplomat based in Washington, D.C.
See additional coverage at Israeli Deputy Consul interview.
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