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Rafiq A. Tschannen

Rafiq A. Tschannen is a Swiss national. He converted to Islam and joined the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community at the age of 16 after reading the German translation of the Holy Qur'an. He worked in 15 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Caribbean, first as Finance Director in the private industry and later as Chief Executive Officer of NGOs and International Governmental Organizations. He is now devoting his time to The Muslim Times as Editor for Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Palestine and Switzerland and as Associate Chief Editor.

New position paper by Gisha – Area G: From Separation to Annexation – How Israel’s “separation policy,” designed to isolate Gaza and cut it off from the West Bank, paved the way to annexation

Monday, June 29, 2020: A new position paper released today by Gisha, Area G: From Separation to Annexation, reviews and analyzes Israel’s “separation policy,” implemented as a means of deliberately isolating Gaza (Area G) physically, economically, and socially, and of dividing Palestinians through sweeping restrictions on movement. Alongside the settlement project in […]