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Mon, Mar 29, 2021

Charai in the Jerusalem Post: Did elections make peace in the Middle East a possibility?

As Israel's public remains evenly divided between Benjamin Netanyahu's fragile coalition and an alternative leadership, the strength of the country's democracy is at risk. A solution must be found, argues Atlantic Council Board Director Ahmed Charai, or else the country may find itself unable to seize approaching opportunities for peace and security.

In the News by Atlantic Council

Elections Israel

Wed, Mar 24, 2021

Lipner joins CNBC to discuss the Israeli election

In the News

Elections Israel

Mon, Mar 22, 2021

Ferziger in Foreign Policy: Netanyahu Stumbles Before Election as UAE Deal-Signing Blocked

In the News

Elections Israel

Thu, Mar 18, 2021

The real threat to modern Israel

The March 23 election could emerge as an inflection point because Haredi behavior during the coronavirus pandemic has underscored divisions, deepened mutual disdain, and convinced many Israelis things cannot continue as they are.

MENASource by Dan Perry

Israel Middle East

Wed, Mar 17, 2021

Down the rabbit hole of Israel’s electoral wonderland

Nothing is certain at this point other than the fact that Israel's leadership is up for grabs. It will be ugly and could conceivably end in a stalemate.

MENASource by Shalom Lipner

Elections Israel

Tue, Mar 16, 2021

Handler in The Hill: Israel and Palestine must cooperate to combat disinformation

It is in the best interest of both Israel and the Palestinians to confront the challenge of Hamas disinformation together.

In the News by Atlantic Council

Disinformation Israel

Tue, Mar 16, 2021

The many paths to Syrian-Israeli reconciliation

A reported January meeting between several senior Syrian, Israeli, and Russian intelligence officers in Syria failed to advance bilateral discussions between the parties despite allegedly being attended by Bashar Al-Assad.

MENASource by Samir Altaqi

Israel Middle East

Mon, Mar 15, 2021

Lipner quoted in Daily Beast on the upcoming Israeli election

In the News

Civil Society Elections

Sun, Mar 14, 2021

Lipner and Ferziger in The National: President Biden must engage with the Abraham Accords

In the News

Israel Middle East

Wed, Mar 10, 2021

Turkey is seeking a fresh start with Israel

After a recent period of turbulence in bilateral Turkey-Israel relations, Turkey, driven by economic and geopolitical interests, is now eager to normalize ties.

TURKEYSource by Karel Valansi

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