Lawyer Raji Sourani, Director of the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR), and the entire PCHR family offer their deep condolences for the French people and government for the death of President Jacques Chirac. PCHR remembers President Chirac as a true supporter of Palestinian people’s rights and of PCHR, honoring the organization with the Human Rights Award of the French Republic in 1996 which was a milestone for PCHR’s national and international recognition.