Grant Rumley is a research fellow at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies where he focuses on Palestinian politics and Amir Tibon is the Washington D.C. correspondent for Haaretz. They have co-authored a book titled The Last Palestinian: The Rise and Reign of Mahmoud Abbas (Prometheus Books, 2017).
Our Voice of the Week is Dr Tamara Cofman Wittes, speaking at an IISS event in London, which asked: Is the US abandoning the Middle East? Dr Wittes is a Senior Fellow in the Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institution. The event was chaired by Emile Hokayem and took place on 4 March 2019.