Daoud Kuttab

Daoud Kuttab

Daoud Kuttab, an award-winning Palestinian journalist, is a former Ferris professor of journalism at Princeton University.

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

When the 'squad' goes to occupied Palestine

Tlaib and Omar are shunning propaganda trips to Israel and organising their own visit to occupied Palestine.

When the 'squad' goes to occupied Palestine

Jerusalem

Trump's dangerous Jerusalem gambit

What will Trump ultimately gain from moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem? Not much.

Trump's dangerous Jerusalem gambit

Palestine

The PLO is better off without an office in Washington

It is time for the Palestinian leadership to wean itself off of the US.

The PLO is better off without an office in Washington

Hamas

A step towards Palestinian unity?

Hamas says it's finally ready for a reconciliation deal, but questions remain as to whether it will follow through.

A step towards Palestinian unity?

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

To make peace in Middle East, start from the end

Donald Trump may have a unique opportunity to provide a blueprint for an 'ultimate deal' between Israel and Palestine.

To make peace in Middle East, start from the end

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

US and Israel join forces to bury Palestinian statehood

Trump and Netanyahu are trying to push a more blatant and legalised form of apartheid on the Palestinian people.

US and Israel join forces to bury Palestinian statehood

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

The US embassy's move to Jerusalem won't happen soon

Israel may choose to trade Trump's offer to move the US embassy to Jerusalem for a yet to be known political advantage.

The US embassy's move to Jerusalem won't happen soon

Palestine

What should Palestinians expect from 2017?

While Palestine will be busy with various internal changes, very little is expected to end the occupation.

What should Palestinians expect from 2017?

Middle East

Fatah will give Abbas an honourable exit

Fatah's seventh congress will throw more light on who will be Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' successor.

Fatah will give Abbas an honourable exit

Middle East

How NATO can help Syrian civilians

Many Syrian lives could be saved if NATO would share information they have from the sky.

How NATO can help Syrian civilians

War & Conflict

East Jerusalem's elections are more than symbolic

Even a "shadow" municipal council could help solve some major problems in East Jerusalem.

East Jerusalem's elections are more than symbolic

Human Rights

On its 11th birthday, BDS leads nonviolent resistance

The movement provides a platform for the aspirations of Palestinians without taking any political sides.

On its 11th birthday, BDS leads nonviolent resistance