Bruce Maddy-Weitzman is Associate Professor at the Dept. of Middle Eastern and African History at Tev Aviv University and Senior Research Fellow at The Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies. He also serves as associate scholar at the Foreign Policy Research Institut and is contributing Editor to The Jerusalem Report.
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.