Ezra Mendelsohn is Professor Emeritus at the Institute of Contemporary Jewry and in Russian and East European Studies at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem. He is co-editor of the journals Zion and Studies in Contemporary Jewry.
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.