Michael Herzog is Senior Visiting Fellow at BICOM as well as being an international fellow of The Washington Institute for Near East Policy. He is a former head of the Strategic Planning Division in the IDF, a former Chief of Staff to four former ministers of defence, and in 2009-10 served as special envoy on the peace process. Michael has been involved in peace negotiations between the Israelis and Palestinians for 23 years.
Our Video of the Week is a Brookings panel discussion, “Islam as statecraft: How governments use religion in foreign policy,’ featuring Senior Fellow Shadi Hamid, Non-resident Senior Fellow Peter Mandaville and former Brookings expert Geneive Abdo. The Boston Globes’s columnist Indira Lakshmanan moderates.