Daniel Shapiro is a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the Institute for National Security Studies at Tel Aviv University. He served as the United States Ambassador to Israel from 2011 until the end of the Obama administration.
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.