Recent Messages

[CMEP Bulletin] State Debate Continues

January 23, 2015 - 10:45am
*State Debate Continues* *International Criminal Court – Preliminary Examination* The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) opened a preliminary examination [ http://www.icc-cpi.int/en_menus/icc/press%20and%20media/press%20releases/Pages/pr1083.aspx ] into the situation in Palesti

[CMEP Bulletin] Political Finger Pointing = No Gaza Reconstruction

January 16, 2015 - 11:00am
____________________________________________ Formed in 1984, Churches for Middle East Peace (www.cmep.org) is a coalition of 22 national church denominations and organizations, including Catholic, Orthodox and Protestant traditions. It works to encourage U.S. government policies that actively promo

[CMEP Bulletin] No More Status Quo

January 9, 2015 - 11:00am
*No More Status Quo* *UN Security Council Vote* Jordan submitted an Arab League endorsed Palestinian resolution to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) [ http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/12/31/us-mideast-palestinians-un-idUSKBN0K81CR20141231?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_

[CMEP Bulletin] A UNSC Resolution and EU Recognition of Palestine (in Principle)

December 18, 2014 - 3:58pm
UNSC Draft Resolution Text [ http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/12/17/world/middleeast/18nations-draft-resolution.html ] Merry Christmas from all of us at CMEP! So that staff are able to spend time with family theoffice will be closed from December 24th through January 2nd. To keep informed

[CMEP Bulletin] Palestinian Minister Dies Following Protest

December 12, 2014 - 9:30am
Palestinian Minister Dies Following Protest A Palestinian Government, Minister Ziad Abu Ein, died [ http://bigstory.ap.org/article/c633b5670c574b1cbf1386ca4ee5c0a6/palestinian-official-dies-amid-israeli-troop-clash?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_term=%2AMideast%20Brief&utm_campaign=201