Adam Lebor is a British author and journalist. In 199 he became a foreign news correspondent and covered the wars in Croatia and Bosnia. His publications have appeared in the Economist, Financial Times and Literary Review. He has written eight non-fiction books and five novels, which have been published in fourteen languages. His work includes Hitler’s Secret Bankers, which exposed Swiss economic complicity with Nazi Germany and was shortlisted for the Orwell Prize.
Our Voice of the Fortnight is Deputy Editor Samuel Nurding speaking with Anders Persson, senior lecturer at Linnaeus University and author of the new book, ‘EU Diplomacy and the Israeli-Arab Conflict, 1967-2019‘ (Edinburgh University press, 2020). The two discuss the EU’s role in the conflict over the last 50 years, the impact of the UAE and Bahrain peace deals on EU policy toward the conflict, and how the EU has contributed to the development of Israel.