A Norwegian Delegation Visits al-Zaytouna Centre

//A Norwegian Delegation Visits al-Zaytouna Centre

A 22-member Norwegian delegation interested in the Palestine issue, visited al-Zaytouna Centre on 23/10/2018, in coordination with renowned author and activist Michel Nawfal.

The delegation was introduced to al-Zaytouna Centre’s objectives, departments, activities, and publications. Tarek al-Nahhas, head of the Public Relations and Media Department, displayed the center’s most important publications, which exceeded 170 titles, in addition to the most important series, such as the Palestine Strategic Report, The Palestine Documents and the Palestine Daily Chronicle. Nahhas talked about the center’s conferences and panel discussions, which exceeded 50.

The General Manager of al-Zaytouna Centre Dr. Mohsen Saleh informed the delegation of the latest developments of the Palestine issue, answering the guests and discussing various issues, such as the Palestinian internal scene, the Fatah-Hamas schism, the role of the PLO, the crisis of the Palestine national project and the ideal solution to the Palestine issue, whether the Palestinians would prefer a one-state or a two-state solution.

They further discussed the role of the pro-Palestine activists, the feasibility of solidarity movements such as the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, in addition to the situation in Gaza Strip, the return marches and the chances of a lull.

Finally, the guests expressed their strong solidarity with the Palestinian people and their aspirations for liberation and independence. They also praised the academic experience of al-Zaytouna Centre.

Al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations, 29/10/2018


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Al-Zaytouna Centre conducts strategic and futuristic academic studies on the Arab and Muslim worlds. It focuses on the Palestinian issue and the conflict with Israel as well as related Palestinian, Arab, Islamic and international developments.

General Manager

Mohsen Moh’d Saleh, Ph.D., is an associate professor of Modern and Contemporary Arab History, the general manager of al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations, editor-in-chief of the annual Palestinian Strategic Report, former head of Department of History and Civilization at the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), and former executive manager of Middle East Studies Centre in Amman.
He was granted the Bait al-Maqdis (Jerusalem) award for Young Muslims Scholars in 1997 and the Excellent Teaching Award (College level), given by IIUM in 2002. Dr. Mohsen is the author of 13 books and some of his books were translated into several languages. He contributed chapters to seven books. He is the editor/ co-editor of more than 30 books. Dr. Mohsen is the editor of electronic daily “Palestine Today,” which has so far published more than 3,777 issues. He has published many articles in refereed scholarly journals and magazines. He presented papers at innumerable academic local and international conferences and seminars. He is a frequent commentator on current issues on broadcasting media.