APN's daily news review from Israel - Thursday May 14, 2020
NOTE: Americans for Peace Now (APN) is thrilled to announce
that its Board of Directors has appointed Hadar Susskind as APN’s new President and CEO, effective tomorrow, Friday
May 15th. Born in Israel and raised in the US, Hadar comes to APN after a rich, diverse career in Washington DC,
advocating for peace, fighting for democracy, and championing social justice. Hadar joins APN during the most
challenging threat posed to date to the two-state solution: annexation. Hadar will be responsible for leading the
organization and charting new paths for it at a time of great challenges for APN’s
Quote of the day:
"And finally, this is not murder. If Sgt. 1st Class Ben-Yigal was murdered, then 15-year-old Zeid Fadl
Qasiya, who was shot to death by soldiers in the Al-Fawar refugee camp, was definitely murdered. If a rock-throwing
terrorist is a murderer, then the fighter who shoots teenagers is also a murderer."
--Commentator Gideon Levy writes a sharp Op-Ed about the cycle of violence between
Israelis and Palestinians.