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Abdel Bari Atwan
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Abdel Bari Atwan was set to chair a meeting with Palestinian students and MPs. Read more about Palestine meeting at UK parliament canceled after lobby pressure
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Abdel Bari Atwan was forced out of al-Quds al-Arabi after 25 years, but is bouncing back with a new online media project which launched in September. Read more about Gulf states and Israel won't silence me: journalist Abdel Bari Atwan
The veteran Palestinian journalist opens up to The Electronic Intifada about the arm-twisting that led to his departure as editor of the London pan-Arab paper he founded. Read more about Abdel Bari Atwan: I was forced out by funders
Gaza-born Abdel Bari Atwan is best known for interviewing Osama bin Laden. Read more about Beware of "politicians and their lies," says Palestinian author
Filmmaker Sami Moukaddem demonstrates that the Palestinian situation isn’t complex in his debut documentary. Read more about New film explains the basics to achieving justice in Palestine
A Country of Words: from the Refugee Camps to the Front Page is a remarkable Palestinian memoir, exceptional because of its abundance of compassion, humor and humility. Its author is Abdel Bari Atwan, editor of the London-based Arabic-language daily al-Quds al-Arabi who also wrote The Secret History of al-Qa’ida. Individuals have their own lives and create their own narratives, and for Atwan, his story begins in Palestine. Atef Alshaer reviews for The Electronic Intifada. Read more about Book review: Abdel Bari Atwan's "Country of Words"