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Marwan Kanafani

Personal Info

  • Country of residence: Palestine
  • Gender: Male
  • Born in: 1938
  • Age: 78
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1938 Acer; PLC member for Gaza city; advisor to ‘Arafat. brother of Ghassan Kanafani, & fluent in English & Fr. Grew up as a refugee in Lebanon & Syria; then worked as a football player in Egypt until mid60s, where joined PLO & studied at an Egyptian uni. Married Egyptian TV broadcaster Najwa Ibrahim; & lived pre-94 in the US. PLO’s information officer from 1989 until 1996; went on to lead the Palestinian Team on the Trilateral Anti-Incitement Committee.


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