The US election aftermath: Implications for the Middle East and more – Robert Satloff
November 5, 2020
Dr Robert Satloff, executive director of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, addressed an AIJAC Live Online webinar immediately after the US election on 5 November 2020. An expert on Arab and Islamic politics, as well as US policy toward the Middle East, Dr Satloff has written and spoken widely on the Arab-Israeli peace process, the challenge of political Islam, and the need to revamp US public diplomacy in the Middle East.
Israel’s changing security environment – Maj. Gen. (ret.) Yaakov Amidror
October 28, 2020
Former IDF General and National Security Advisor Yaakov Amidror spoke to an AIJAC Live Online webinar on 27 October 2020.
Bridging the Gulf – UAE Ambassador Abdulla Al Subousi
October 8, 2020
His Excellency Abdulla Al Subousi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Arab Emirates to Australia, addressed an AIJAC Live Online conversation on 7 October 2020. He has served as Ambassador to Australia and a number of Pacific Islands since May 2019…
20 years on from the Second Intifada – Herb Keinon
September 30, 2020
Herb Keinon, a Senior Contributing Editor and analyst for The Jerusalem Post, spoke to an AIJAC Live Online webinar on 29 September 2020, coinciding with the week, 20 years ago, when the Second Intifada began. Led by Yasser Arafat, the Palestinians unleashed a deadly wave of suicide bombings and terrorist attacks that killed more than 1000 Israelis, most of them civilians. Keinon discussed the implications of the Second Intifada and its ramifications still being felt today.
The 20th anniversary of the Second Intifada
September 29, 2020
On the 20th anniversary of the Second Intifada we remember the 1,053 Israelis who were killed by Palestinian violence. The collective memory of this horrific time continues to shape Israeli politics & society.
Israel, world Jewry and the fight against antisemitism – Michal Cotler-Wunsh
September 25, 2020
Michal Cotler-Wunsh is a Member of Knesset representing Blue and White. She spoke to an AIJAC Live Online webinar on 24 September 2020.
The Iranian nuclear crisis and the US election – Behnam Ben Taleblu
September 15, 2020
Behnam Ben Taleblu is a senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD) where he focuses on Iranian security and political issues. He addressed an AIJAC Live Online webinar on September 15, 2020.
Jewish-Muslim Relations and Arab-Israeli Peace – Rabbi David Rosen
September 9, 2020
Rabbi David Rosen, the American Jewish Committee’s (AJC) Jerusalem-based Director of International Interreligious Affairs and director of AJC’s Heilbrunn Institute for International Interreligious Understanding, spoke to an AIJAC Live Online webinar on 8 September 2020.
US presidential elections and the Middle East – Clifford May
August 28, 2020
Clifford May is the founder and president of the Foundation for Defence of Democracies, a Washington DC-based nonpartisan policy institute focusing on national security. He spoke to an AIJAC Live Online webinar on 28 August 2020.