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Diana Buttu

Diana Buttu is a Palestinian lawyer and analyst who served as a legal advisor to the Palestinian negotiating team from 2000 to 2005.

Middle East

The al-Aqsa metal detectors aren't a security measure

Israel has been using the pretext of security to quietly continue the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians from their land.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Trump-Abbas meeting an exercise in futility

Analysis: Instead of committing to endless negotiations, the Palestinian leadership must hold Israel accountable.

Palestine

The Palestinian leadership that doesn't represent us

The extension of Mahmoud Abbas' rule following Fatah's latest congress hinders Palestinian democracy.