Julia Ebner is a research fellow at the Institute for Strategic Dialogue. Prior, she spent two years working for the world’s first counter-extremism organisation Quilliam, where she led research projects on terrorism prevention for the European Commission and the Kofi Annan Foundation. Based on her research, Julia has given evidence to the Home Affairs Select Committee and written for The Independent, the Guardian and the Telegraph. Her new book is called The Rage: The Vicious Circle of Islamist and Far-Right Extremism (I.B. Tauris, 2017).
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.