Saturday, March 31, 2007
Alain Johnson , Arab Summit
During this week, three statements issued the news of kidnapping the journalist Alian Johnosn. National Institute for Democracy issued two separate statements and the Palestinian Institute for Development and Media Freedoms (Mada) issued one statement. The three statements expressed the two institutions' anxiousness on the kidnapped journalist and calls on all Palestinian responsible officials to stand with releasing the kidnapped immediately.
68 Palestinian organization, coalition and union call on Arab summit conference to submit right to repatriation of Palestinian refugees and migrants and give refugees their civil rights. Moreover, they must submit better circumstances and human treatment in their asylum settlements and abide the Iraqi government and occupied forces especially (USA forces) the direct and complete responsibility on the ill treatment practiced against Palestinian refugees in Iraq.
* Refai fayyad Human rights researcher in Palestine
* Palestinian Institute for Development and Media Freedoms (Mada)
* Non- Governmental Organizations Union - Ittigah ( Direction)
* National Institute for Democracy ad Law