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(WASHINGTON DC 04.21.2017) --The federal government has dropped the charges against AMP staffers Taher Herzallah and Kareem El-Hosseiny. Stephen Rickard, Deputy Chief of the misdemeanors section in the U.S. Attorney's office notified the men's...
(WASHINGTON DC 04.20.2017) -- AMP staffers Taher Herzallah and Kareem El-Hosseiny may be heading to trial, after federal prosecutors declined to drop the charges against them stemming from their arrest at the Senate confirmation hearing for U.S....
Statements
April 09, 2017
(WASHINGTON DC 04/09/2017) -- Today, we commemorate 69 years since the Deir Yassin massacre, the tragic event that came to symbolize the Palestinian Nakba, or Catastrophe. Deir Yassin was not the first massacre or even the largest that occurred...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AMP staffers reject plea deal and ask for trial due to apparent discriminatory treatment AMP staffers Taher Herzallah and Kareem El-Hosseiny rejected a plea deal and have asked for a trial stemming from their Feb.16...
AMP staffers Taher Herzallah and Kareem El-Hosseiny have rejected a plea deal and have asked for a trial stemming from their arrest at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmation hearing on David Friedman as U.S. ambassador to Israel. The...
Statements
March 30, 2017
(WASHINGTON DC 03/30/2017) -- After four years of legal wrangling and imprisonment our sister, beloved community leader Rasmea Odeh has agreed to give up her citizenship and accept voluntary departure from the United States. Rasmea was convicted...
 (WASHINGTON DC 03/29/2017) -- The American Muslims for Palestine (AMP) a national education organization and proud supporter of the Palestinian-led boycott, divestment and sanctions movement stands firmly in support of BDS co-founder and...
Press Releases
March 25, 2017
Protesters at this year’s rally outside the AIPAC convention in Washington DC will have one more tool to get their message out on social media: A Snapchat filter produced by the American Muslims for Palestine (AMP). As a way to ramp up their...
(WASHINGTON DC 03/23/2015) -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) today used a cloture motion to remove possibility of debate on the confirmation of pro-settler David Friedman as the next US ambassador to Israel. He quickly called a roll...
(WASHINGTON DC 03/10/2017) – The Israeli Knesset on Wednesday passed the first reading of a bill that would ban the use of loudspeakers to broadcast the Muslim call to prayer from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. This draft, referred to as the “softer version,”...