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Political Analysis: The Palestinian National Council and the Legalization of Hegemony and Schism

By: Dr. Mohsen Mohammad Saleh.  Those who betted that President Mahmud ‘Abbas and the Fatah leadership will not convene the Palestinian National Council (PNC) except [...]

The Development of Dialogue, Reconciliation and Putting the Palestinian House in Order 2008-2017

Al-Zaytouna Centre publishes the following dossier on The Development of Dialogue, Reconciliation and Putting the Palestinian House in Order, during the period 2008–2017. The dossier [...]

Strategic Assessment (73): Prospects for Popular Resistance in the WB

Summary: Historically, popular resistance represented a precursor to armed forms of resistance against the occupation. It was the instrument wielded repeatedly in Palestine against the [...]

Strategic Assessment (70): A Reading in the Performance of the Palestinian Authority During the Gaza War of 2014 and its Future Implications

Summary: At the level of its internal performance, the Palestinian unity government was slow in taking action in the face of the Israeli aggression on [...]

Towards Confrontation: Memoirs of Dr. Adnan Maswady Regarding the Muslim Brotherhood in the West Bank & the Founding of Hamas

Al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations has published a new book that casts light on the memoirs of the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) in the West [...]

Am I not a Human (8): The Separation Wall in the West Bank

>> Click to Download the Full Book (122 pages, 8.5 MB) >> Click here to Browse the Book  (While browsing: Click on the page to enlarge the [...]


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.