Top Palestinian Negotiator, Saeb Erekat, Awaits Lung Transplant In US

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Former Palestinian chief negotiator, Saeb Erekat, said Sunday he is awaiting a lung transplant in the United States, after several years of battling pulmonary fibrosis.

Erekat, secretary general of the Palestine Liberation Organisation and a prominent Palestinian official for decades, is being treated in Virginia in the Washington area.

Erekat, an academic with a perfect command of English, has been part of every team to negotiate with Israel since 1991, with the notable exception of those who secretly hammered out the 1993 Oslo Accords. Read more here.

{Matzav.com}

 

 

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