Gil Messing is the former Adviser and Spokesperson to Tzipi Livni when she was Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Leader of the Opposition. Prior to that he was spokesperson for the Israeli Security Forces in the Gaza Strip during the Disengagement Plan. He is currently an Atkin Fellow at King’s College, London.
Our Voice of the Week is Ms. Iraq 2017 who travelled to Israel last week to speak at the AJC Global Forum 2018 about her hopes for the future of the Middle East. Sarah Idan’s family was forced to flee Iraq after an Instagram photo with Israel’s contestant Adar Gandelsman went viral last year.