Video Updates Watch our monthly updates about what is happening in the Middle East. Follow us on social media to receive these videos when they are released. Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube April 2023: On April 8th, CMEP released the following video regarding the violent escalations which occurred during the month of Pesach, Ramadan, and Easter. Then, on April 13th, CMEP released a further update regarding the escalations: March 2023: Our Middle East Fellow, Lauren Draper, discusses the Freedom of Movement Palestine Marathon and her experience running the half-marathon event. February 2023: Our Middle East Fellow, Lauren Draper, gives a debrief about the recent uptick in violence against the Christian community in Jerusalem.