Center Board Member, Sari Nusseibeh, Appointed the Palestinian Political Representative in Jerusalem

On October 17, 2001 the New York Times reported that Center board member Sari Nusseibeh was appointed the new political representative of the Palestinians in Jerusalem. Dr. Nusseibeh, President of Al-Quds University in Jerusalem, is a well-known political figure. On October 16th, he spoke to a crowd of Israelis at the Hebrew University, criticizing the Palestinian uprising as "hopelessly mired in bloodshed."