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Ghaith al-Omari

Senior Fellow
Irwin Levy Family Program on the U.S.-Israel Strategic Relationship

Areas of Expertise

Palestinians, Arab and Islamic Politics, Arab-Israeli Relations, Peace Process

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Biography

Ghaith al-Omari, a senior fellow at The Washington Institute, is the former executive director of the American Task Force on Palestine. Previously, he served in various positions within the Palestinian Authority, including advisor to the negotiating team during the 1999-2001 permanent-status talks.

 

 

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Languages Spoken / Read

  • Arabic

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Publications

The Lines That Bind: 100 Years of Sykes-Picot

December 19, 2016

Policy Focus

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Most Recent Analysis

Tempering Expectations for the Paris Conference

January 13, 2017

Fatah's General Conference: Clarifying Succession and Managing Dissent

November 28, 2016

A Paralyzing Rivalry

October 27, 2016

Will the Palestinians Seek a New UN Resolution on Settlements?

October 13, 2016

Will Arab Leaders Attend the Peres Funeral?

September 29, 2016

Palestinian Local Elections: An Opportunity for Political Revival or a Game of Chicken

August 5, 2016

U.S. Support of Palestinian Security Forces and the Politics of Succession

May 24, 2016

Want to Keep Students from Turning to BDS? Try Mock Peace Negotiations with a Twist

April 25, 2016

Limiting Incursions in Area A: The Next Step for Israeli-Palestinian Security Coordination

April 20, 2016

How Would Palestinians React to a UNSC Parameters Resolution?

March 16, 2016

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