Khaled Elgindy is a non-resident fellow within the Brookings Institution’s Middle East Policy Center, an author, and a founding board member of the Egyptian American Rule of Law Association. Between 2004 and 2009, he was an adviser to the Palestinian leadership in Ramallah on permanent status negotiations with Israel, and was a prominent participant in the Annapolis negotiations during 2008. He is the author of ‘Blind Spot: America and the Palestinians, from Balfour to Trump’ (2019) and co-author of ‘The Arab Awakening: America and the Transformation of the Middle East’ (2011).
Our Voice of the Fortnight is Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's recent address to the UN General Assembly. Netanyahu declared himself open to peace with the Palestinians, championed the prospects of normalisation between Israel and Saudi Arabia, and warned of the dangers of AI.