John Lyndon is the European Director of the Alliance for Middle East Peace, the largest and fastest-growing network of peacebuilding organisations in the region. A Visiting Fellow at Kings College London and a regular Middle East analyst on France 24 and Sky News, his writing has appeared in TIME, Newsweek and the Independent.
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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.