Naftali Bennett is the leader of the religious-nationalist The Jewish Home party. He is also Israel’s Minister of Education and previously served as the Minister of Diaspora Affairs between 2013. Between 2013 and 2015, he held the posts of Minister of Economy and Minister of Religious Services. Prior to serving in government, Minister Bennett served as CEO of Soluto, an Israeli cloud computing service, which he sold in 2013.
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.