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Peace and Sport, and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Posted: Tue, 08 May 2012 09:49

Peace and Sport, and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

By Prof Manuel Hassassian (Ambassador, the Palestinian Mission UK)

Developing sports into a universal language could carry connotations of peace, harmony, tolerance and the politics of human inclusion and achieve coexistence. Sports help bring human activity and talents together through activities and forums of inclusion, appreciation and respect. As a medium of peace, it enables us to work together, learn about each other and reach a plausible goal that fosters peace and harmony. Together, the combination of.. Read More »

Tags: Sport and Development, Israel, Palestine, Conflict, Sport