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US State Department cites Jerusalem-based monitor's findings on PA textbooks

(JNS) - A U.S. State Department report on June 2 features research by a Jerusalem-based monitor of educational material in Palestinian Authority textbooks and their systematic messaging regarding the promotion of violence, martyrdom and jihad.

Research by the Institute for Monitoring Peace and Culture Tolerance in School Education found that textbooks made for "all grades and subjects" in Palestinian schools contained such incitement.

The report also discussed IMPACT-se's critique of the Georg Eckert Institute report on Palestinian Authority textbooks, "which ambiguously classify the curriculu...


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