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Peace Negotiations and Mediation
What Can Dialogue Between Israelis and Palestinians Accomplish? Foreign Policy Podcast ‘Course Correction’ June 2, 2021
‘The cycle of violence must stop’ Christiane Amanpour CNN Video May 14, 2021
“What possible good can come from all of this killing?” CBC News Video June 4, 2021
As Violence Escalates In Israel, Parents Circle Becomes A Catalyst For Change Forbes May 13, 2021
Why I spend Yom HaZikaron grieving with my Palestinian peers April 13, 2021 Forward.com
The Forgiveness Project Stories Robi Damelin Mar 12, 2021
Robi Damelin (@PCFFIP) is the Israeli spokesperson and member of the Parents Circle – Families Forum (@ThePCFF), a group of 600 Israeli and Palestinian families who have lost close family members to the conflict and who work together for reconciliation and a just resolution to the conflict. Robi Damelin’s son, David, was killed by a Palestinian sniper in March of 2002 while he was guarding a checkpoint near a settlement during his army reserve service. Since becoming active in the Parents Circle, Robi has spoken to many thousands of Israelis and Palestinians and other people all over the world to demand that reconciliation be a part of any peace agreement. Robi was named as a 2015 Woman of Impact by Women in the World.
In 2014, Robi was selected by the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice as one of four Women PeaceMakers. She is the protagonist featured in the documentary, One Day after Peace.