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.
Aramin 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.
He is also the subject of the documentary film Within the Eye of the Storm.
Last Updated: June 12, 2017