Al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations in Beirut has issued the Executive Summary of The Palestinian Strategic Report (PSR) 2014–2015 and the Expected Trends for 2016–2017. The PSR is edited by Dr. Mohsen Moh'd Saleh, an associate professor of Palestinian studies and the general manager of the Centre.
The PSR, which will be released soon for the tenth year in a row, records, studies and analyzes various aspects of the Palestinian issue during 2014–2015. Moreover, the PSR tries to foresee the probable trends that are likely to shape the Palestinian scene.
This report consists of seven chapters that shed light on the internal Palestinian scene; where it deals with the continued state of political crisis and the Palestinian division. In addition, the PSR discusses the Palestinian demographic and economic indicators, the Land and the holy sites, and the Palestinian Arab, Islamic and international relations. Moreover, it explores the Israeli scene, the resistance operations and the peace process. It also includes a coverage of the course of the Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip during the summer of 2014.
The PSR was authored by a group of specialists, including: Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Hasan Abu Jaber, Dr. Johnny Mansour, Mr. Hasan Ibhais, Mr. Ziad Bheis, Dr. Sa'id al-Haj, Prof. Dr. Talal 'Atrissi, Mr. 'Abdullah 'Abd al-'Aziz Najjar, Mr. Mu'min Bseiso, Prof. Dr. Moein Muhammad 'Atta Ragab, Mr. Hani al-Masri, Mr. Wael Sa'ad and Prof. Dr. Walid 'Abd al-Hay.
It is worth noting that this Report, published every two years, is keen on providing scientific material in objective analytical standards and methods of academic research. Furthermore, it is supported with tables, figures and charts, which provide statistical data that lie in the scope of interest of researchers and specialists concerned with the Palestinian issue.
In this context, al-Zaytouna Centre is pleased to offer a version of the Executive Summary of The PSR 2014–2015 for free download.