Jonathan Paris is a London-based security and political analyst and also a Senior Advisor with the Washington-based Chertoff Group and associate fellow of the London-based Global Diplomatic Forum. Paris was a Middle East Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York from 1995-2000. Since moving to London in mid-2001, he has prepared dozens of reports and studies, mostly future-oriented, for the US government.
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.