Paul Gross lives in Jerusalem and has written on the Middle East and the Jewish world for a number of Israeli, British and American titles. Before immigrating to Israel from the UK he worked for the British government on religious discrimination legislation and for the Israeli Embassy in London as the Ambassador’s speechwriter.
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.