Matti Friedman is an author and was an Associated Press (AP) reporter between 2006 and 2011.
His first book, The Aleppo Codex, won the 2014 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature, and his second, about Israeli infantrymen holding an isolated outpost in Lebanon, will be published next year. He lives in Jerusalem.
Our Voice of the Week is a Brookings Doha Center panel discussion entitled ‘The Future of Jerusalem and the Prospects for Palestinian Unity’. Panellists discussed the regional and international repercussions of President Donald Trump’s Jerusalem recognition and the prospects for Palestinian reconciliation and unity in light of the latest political developments.