Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Israel and Palestinian Affairs Hady Amr Visits Jerusalem, Ramallah, Bethlehem, and Tel Aviv, July 11 – 16, 20

PRESS STATEMENT – For Immediate Release
July 12, 2021

Deputy Assistant Secretary Hady Amr is visiting to meet with a wide range of Israeli and Palestinian civil society and private sector representatives, as well as government officials, in order to follow up on the recent visit of Secretary of State Blinken in May.

He begins his meetings today in Jerusalem and Ramallah, and later Bethlehem and Tel Aviv. In his engagements with Palestinian and Israeli civil society representatives and the private sector he looks forward to learning more about the work they do and the challenges they face. He will also meet officials from the United Nations, Palestinian Authority, and Government of Israel.