Tayseer Khaled: calls for terminating relations and ending security coordination with the CIA

Tayseer Khaled, member of the Executive Committee of the PLO , member of the political bureau of the Democratic Front ( DFLP ) called on terminating all forms of relations and stopping security coordination and cooperation with the CIA not by only informing the US administration that starting from the next month the Palestinian Authority will not accept any US financial support provided to the Palestinian security services , after Congress approved last year a law granting US courts the power of confiscating funds from any entity receiving support from the United States. In addition, the law allows US citizens to sue the Palestinian Authority on charges of "supporting terrorism", even if it was in the past under the pretext that it receives aid from US sources.

He added that although the United States has stopped all American civil aids to the Palestinian Authority, UNRWA and Palestinian civil society organizations since the entry of US President Donald Trump to the White House , only the Palestinian security services were excluded by President Trump for political considerations, turning the Palestinian security services into a subcontractor  for the Israeli security interests, as well as employing it  to serve what the CIA calls fight against terrorist organizations that do not exclude Resistance movements and national, Arab and international liberation movements.

Khaled stressed that the Palestinian national interests requires not only the mere refusal of receiving aids  provided by the CIA, but also severing all relations with the CIA because of its criminal history and hostile positions against all national resistance movements and national liberation organizations  in the world for decades, for their right to struggle for freedom and self-determination and for liberation from colonialism and all forms of dependence on the colonial Powers in all continents of the world in Asia, Africa and Latin America.

 

21.1.2019                                                                                                                 Press Office

 

The Liberum

Vox Populi, Vox Dei
See full bio >
The Liberum runs on your donation. Fight with us for a free society.
Donation Form (#6)

More articles you might like

- by The Liberum on 16/06/2024

Aggression in the West towards Jewish targets Channels Shame

The aggression aimed at Jewish and Israeli citizens and targets in Western cities necessitates the […]

Thinking differently; the way, the skills & habits of innovation

We often say listening is more powerful than speaking. That’s true, but speaking is also […]

The War of Lies

The narrative catching fire around the world is disturbingly one-sided: maintaining the focus on Gaza’s […]
- - by Arthur Blok on 11/06/2024

All Eyes on Bibi Netanyahu

To no surprise, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin (Bibi) Netanyahu and his extreme-right allies ignored an […]

Calls for Slavery Reparations are Shameless

Nothing was as evident as slavery. Little is as exceptional as the view that people […]

Meeting in the Middle - Khalil Gibran translated for today, SF from tomorrow

There was an interesting Zoom conference on Lebanese poet, writer and artist Khalil Gibran, where […]