(This hearing was followed by a markup of H. Res. 293, Expressing concern over anti-Israel and anti-Semitic incitement within the Palestinian Authority.)

Archive Hearing Video:

Opening Statements

Rep. Edward R. Royce, Chairman [full text of opening statement]
Chairman Royce's Opening Statement:


Chairman Royce Questions Witnesses:

Mr. Elliott Abrams
Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies
Council on Foreign Relations
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Jonathan Schanzer, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research
Foundation for the Defense of Democracies
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Mr. David Makovsky
Ziegler Distinguished Fellow
Project on the Middle East Peace Process
Irwin Levy Family Program on the U.S.-Israel Strategic Relationship
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Hearing and markup transcript (PDF)