[Bulletin] Peace Talks Amid Settlement Building?

Senior Policy Advisor Jared Kushner, U.S. special envoy Jason Greenblatt, and U.S. ambassador David Friedman met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Mahmoud Abbas on June 21 to discuss efforts to resume peace talks. Click here for more.

Welcome Summer Interns

CMEP is excited to have Matt, Oday, Maggie, and Jozef join as interns this summer to further CMEP's mission of achieving peace in the Middle East!

Press Release: 50 Years Too Long: A CMEP Advocacy Event

As part of “50 Years Too Long: A CMEP Advocacy Event” an an ecumenical letter, signed by the leaders of twenty different Christian denominations and organizations, was sent to President Trump asking him to work for peace and an end to the occupation. >>continue reading

Press Release: 50 Years Too Long: A CMEP Advocacy Event

For Immediate Release: 50 Years Too Long
Washington, D.C. - June 7, 2017 -
 
Churches for Middle East Peace (cmep.org) hosted “50 Years Too Long,” an advocacy event marking 50 years since the Six Day War and the beginning of Israel’s military occupation of Palestinian territories.  The event took place June 4-6, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Participants heard from various speakers on the conflict and ended the event by meeting with their congressional offices. As part of that event an ecumenical letter, signed by the leaders of twenty different Christian denominations and organizations, was sent to President Trump asking him to work for peace and an end to the occupation. >>continue reading

Click here to see the full letter and signatories.