Mr. Gareth Evans
President and CEO
International Crisis Group (ICG)
Fax: 00 32 2 502 50 38
Sub: Your Report:
Palestinian Refugees and the Politics of Peacemaking, 5
We, the Palestinian refugees signing below, noted that
in your above report you advocate our settlement
anywhere in the world except our homes.
organization of your stature should know that this
recommendation is in violation of international law.
This recommendation condones ethnic cleansing of
Palestinians, which is Israelís policy since 1948, and
is a war crime. It also violates the sanctity of
private ownership by legalizing Israelís robbery of
reject this recommendation and ask you to adhere to
international law and UN resolutions, particularly
Resolution 194, affirming our Right of Return to our
homes. This is the only way to a just peace.