David Horovitz, founder and editor of the Times of Israel and a leading commentator on Israeli affairs, briefed journalists on a BICOM phone conference, giving his assessment of the trends in the Israeli electorate and the prospects for the next Israeli coalition.
Gil Hoffman, chief political correspondent for the Jerusalem Post, gives his take on the Israeli election campaign so far, challenging the view that the Israeli electorate is moving to the right, and assessing the agenda for after the new government is formed.
Jonathan Rynhold, Shusterman Visiting Professor of Israel Studies, in the Dept of Political Science at George Washington University assesses the prospects for US-Israel relations following President Obama’s re-election.
Michael Herzog discussed the Gaza conflict on BBC Radio 5 Live on Sunday 18 November, explaining Israel’s strategic goals in launching operation Pillar of Defence.
On Sunday 18 November, BICOM Director of Research Toby Greene was a guest on BBC Radio Ulster’s Sunday Sequence show, assessing operation Pillar of Defence…