Ami Ayalon is the former head of the Israeli Navy, a former head of Israel’s Shin Bet internal security agency, and a former cabinet minister in the government of Ehud Olmert. He is one of the leading figures in the Blue White Future movement advocating unilateral withdrawal.
Moshe Arens was a Likud Knesset member for more than 20 years. A professor of aeronautical engineering he served as Israel’s ambassador to the US, three times as minister of defence, and once as Israel’s foreign minister.
Our Voice of the Week is Tanvi Madan, Director of the The India Project at Brookings Institution and foreign policy fellow, moderating a discussion with Sadanand Dhume, Resident Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and Natan Sachs, Director of the Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings Institution, on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s upcoming trip to Israel, 21 June 2017.