Bassam Aramin

The Parents Circle Families Forum


Bassam Aramin is an international spokesperson for The Parents Circle Families Forum, a grassroots organization of bereaved Palestinians and Israelis. He spent seven years in an Israeli prison for his role in the Palestinian resistance. Several years after his release, he co-founded Combatants for Peace. Aramin's daughter Abir was killed in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in 2007, after which he became involved with the Parents Circle.

Featured Work

(L to R) Bassam Aramin and Robi Damelin. CREDIT: Gusta Johnson

SEP 29, 2015 Podcast

Reconciliation, not Revenge for Israelis and Palestinians

In this emotional and inspiring interview, Israeli Robi Damelin and Palestinian Bassam Aramin discuss their work with the Parents Circle Families Forum, an organization of ...