Tag Archives: Salam Fayyad

Is there a Path to Democracy in the Arab World?


The Coalition for Accountability and Integrity (above) is an exemplar of Palestinian civil society, notes Council on Foreign Relations analyst Elliott Abrams. The group, which monitors corruption in Gaza and… Read more »

Palestinians’ ‘muzzled democracy’: Hamas-Fatah conflict = hard road ahead


Nearly a year after the Islamist movement Hamas and its secular rivals in Fatah signed a “national reconciliation” agreement, the two are no nearer to bridging their differences or tackling… Read more »