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2017

Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, "Israel, Kurdish Independence, and the Palestinians," Ha'aretz, 24 September 2017

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "The Policy Upgrade of the Israeli Peace Camp," The Jerusalem Post, 19 September 2017

Prof. Elie Podeh, "Happy Holidays? Not in the Middle East," Ha'aretz, 19 September 2017

Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, "Lessons, Warnings and Hope from South Africa for Israel and Palestine," +972 Magazine, 22 August 2017

Dr. Roee Kibrik, "Israel Should Deal with Criticism Better," Mitvim, August 2017

Rebecca Bornstein, "Trump Should Not Play Politics with the Iran Nuclear Deal," The Jerusalem Post, 16 August 2017

Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, "Sanwar and Dahlan: An Egyptian-Brokered Alliance Against Abbas," Ynetnews, 7 August 2017

Prof. Elie Podeh, "What Abbas Should Be Concerned About?," The Jerusalem Post, 23 June 2017

Prof. Elie Podeh, "The New Middle East," The Jerusalem Post, 12 July 2017

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Trump and a Tale of Three Cities," The Jerusalem Post, 2 June 2017

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Is Israel's Regional Opportunity Becoming More Concrete?," Matzav Blog - Israel Policy Forum, 22 May 2017

Prof. Elie Podeh, "The Palestinians Also Know How to Miss Opportunities," The Jerusalem Post, 22 May 2017

Nitzan Horowitz, "Israel Needs Good Relations with Europe," EurActiv, 3 May 2017

Nitzan Horowitz, "The Arab Peace Initiative is the Greatest Missed Opportunity in Israel's History," The Jerusalem Post, 26 April 2017

Dr. Ehud Eiran, "Netanyahu Goes to China: Three Questions," The Jerusalem Post, 28 March 2017

Prof. Elie Podeh, "The Third Counter-Wave to Democracy and Liberalism," The Jerusalem Post, 5 March 2017

 Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, "The Future of Palestinian Diplomacy in the Trump Era," The Jerusalem Post, 27 February 2017

Gabriel Mitchell, "Why Australia Should be Straight-Talking with Netanyahu," Australian Outlook, 22 February 2017

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "There are no shortcuts to a regional breakthrough," Jerusalem Post, 21 February 2017

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "The Relocation of the US Embassy to Jerusalem Should Wait," Haaretz, 24 January 2017

Dr. Lior Lehrs, "The Question of Jerusalem in Kerry's Peace Plan," Matzav Blog, 12 January 2017

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "The Opportunities of the Paris Peace Conference," Haaretz, 9 January 2017

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Terror Hits Turkey," Israel HaYom, 2 January 2017

 

2016

Prof. Elie Podeh and Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Kerry's Parameters Force Israel to Take a Hard Look at the Mirror," 972 Magazine, 31 December 2016

Prof. Elie Podeh, "The Battle over the Memory of Balfour," Jerusalem Post, 17 December 2016

Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, "Netanyahu's Visit to Azerbaijan: Cozying Up to Despots," Haaretz, 16 December 2016

Prof. Elie Podeh, "Mosul - the Battle for the Middle East"Mitvim Institute, October 2016

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "The Benefits of Obama Parameters," Jerusalem Post, 26 October 2016 

Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, "Is Conflict Management Sustainable? Lessons for Israel-Palestine From Cyprus," Interview on TLV1 Radio, 24 October 2016

Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, "Colombia's Omen for Israel: When the People Don't Give Peace a Chance," Haaretz, 7 October 2016

Dr. Ehud Eiran and Dr. Aviad Rubin, "Eastern Mediterranean: Do Not Write Off States Just Yet," Hoover Institution, 23 September 2016

Rebecca Bornstein, "The Israel-US MoU as a Prelude to Obama Peace Parameters?," Mitvim Institute, September 2016 (also published by Jerusalem Post)

Gabriel Mitchell, "The Cost of Energy Independence: Israel's Natural Gas Challenges," Inrerview on TLV1 Radio, 16 September 2016

Prof. Elie Podeh, "Israel - No Longer People Dwelling Alone," Jerusalem Post, 14 September 2016

Dr. Moshe Terdiman, "The Israeli Return to Africa," Ynet News, 12 September 2016

Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, "Can Israel and Palestine Learn from Colombia?," Jerusalem Post, 5 September 2016

Prof. Elie Podeh, "From Opportunities to Missed Opportunities," August 2016 (published by The Jerusalem Post)

Prof. Elie Podeh and Dr. Nimrod Goren, "No as a Policy," August 2016 (published at the Israel Policy Forum's Matzav Blog)

Dr. Nimrod Goren and Prof. Elie Podeh, "Notes on the Quartet Report," Jerusalem Post, 19 July 2016 

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Why the Coup in Turkey Wasn't Successful?," i24news, 17 July 2016

Gabriel Mitchell, "Israel and Turkey: Where to from Now?," Middle East Institute, 11 July 2016

Prof. Elie Podeh, "Why is Israel Afraid of an International Peace Conference?." June 2016

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Israel and Turkey on the Verge of an Agreement," Jerusalem Post, 21 June 2016

Arik Segal, "If you can't beat them, 'like' them", Jerusalem Post, 20 may 2016

Gabriel Mitchell, "There's A Reason for Yair Golan's Holocaust Talk", MatzavBlog, 11 May 2016

Dr. Nimrod Goren, “Erdogan keeps changing the rules of the Turkish political game,” i24news, 6 May 2016 (ArabicFrench)

Prof. Elie Podeh, “Saudi Arabia: Lynchpin of the Moderate Axis in the Middle East,” Jerusalem Post, 13 April 2016

Dr. Ehud Eiran and Dr. Aviad Rubin, “Egypt and Saudi Arabia’s Island Diplomacy,” i24News, 13 April 2016 (Arabic)

Prof. Elie Podeh, “An opportunity for the Obama parameters,” Jerusalem Post, 30 March 2016

Dr. Nimrod Goren, “Disaster diplomacy; The attack that brought Israel and Turkey closer,” i24news, 22 March 2016 (ArabicFrench)

Gabriel Mitchell, “Biden in Israel: A Reset in Diplomatic Ties?,” Israel Policy Forum, 15 March 2016

Prof. Elie Podeh, “2017, a 50th Anniversary That Could Spark a Real Intifada,” Haaretz, 7 March 2016  

Mensur Akgun, Muhammed Ammash, Nimrod Goren, Gabriel Mitchell, Sylvia Tiryaki, “Time to Seal the Israel-Turkey deal,” Hurriyet Daily News, 7 January 2016 (HebrewArabic)

Colette Avital, “The Minister’s Punching Bag,” Jerusalem Post, 19 January 2016

Dr. Ehud Eiran, “The threat from Iran has been greatly reduced,” New York Times, 21 January 2016

 

Israel's Foreign Policy

Colette Avital, "A Prophet of the Apocalypse," Mitvim Institute, 6 October 2015

 

Prof. Elie Podeh, “To win, the Israeli left needs to learn from Bibi,” +972 Magazine, 9 May 2015

 

Brian Reeves, “Time for a foreign policy makeover,” i24news, 2 March 2015 (ArabicFrench)

 

Joel Strauss and Brian Reeves, “Hope for a left-wing victory in Israel’s elections,” The Hill, 11 February 2015

 Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Israel's diplomats should be peacniks, not warriors", i24 News, 6 April 2014. Available also in Arabic.

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Israel's foreign policy needs to speak with an Arab accent", i24News, 7 February 2014. Available also in Arabic.


Yonatan Touval, "Jerusalem's Itchy Trigger Finger", Foreign Policy, 19 December 2013


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Israelis want a new type of foreign policy", i24News, 8 November 2013. Available also in Arabic.


Dr. Ehud Eiran, "Time for a butter vs. guns debate on Israel's natural gas", i24 News, 23 October 2013. Available also in Arabic.


Kamal Hassan, "Arab think tanks can be valuable friends for Israel", i24 News, 20 August 2013. Available also in Arabic, al-masdar


Yonatan Touval, "To cut off Israel's scientific community from EU means to ghettoize it", i24 News, 15 August 2013.


Prof. Elie Podeh, "There are certainly partners on the other side", i24 News, 3 August 2013. Available also in Arabic.


Dr. Yuval Benziman, "Europe - Israel's new enemy?", i24 News, 24 July 2013. Available also in Arabic.


Prof. Moshe Ma'oz, "Israel is choosing regional isolation, not alliances", Haaretz, 18 April 2013.


Dr. Nimrod Goren and Prof. Elie Podeh, "5 Arab Spring opportunities for Israel", The Daily Beast, 20 June 2013.


Dr. Ronen Zeidel, "Third encounters of a different kind", i24 News, 10 October 2013.


Dr. Ehud Eiran, "Why Israel's shouldn't consider a 'security zone' in Syria", Haaretz, 20 February 2013.


Lior Lehrs, "Blowing hot and cold: Israel's divided reaction to the Arab Spring", Haaretz, 3 February 2013.


Grant Rumley, "Why won't Israeli politicians talk seriously about foreign policy?", The Atlantic, 8 January 2013.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "New paradigms, new voices", Haaretz, 7 September 2012.


Prof. Elie Podeh, "Ten paradoxes of Israel's foreign policy", Jerusalem Post, 19 May 2012.


Dr. Ehud Eiran, "What happens after Israel attacks Iran?", Foreign Affairs, 23 February 2012.


Yonatan Touval, "Time to recognize Kosovo", Haaretz, 17 February 2012.




The Peace Process/Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

 

Prof. Elie Podeh, "2017, a 50th anniversary that can spark a real intifada," Haaretz, 6 March 2016

 

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "When Bahrain Once Welcomed Israelis," Haaretz, 22 December 2015

 

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "The Unknown Incentives for Israeli-Palestinian Peace," Haaretz, 13 December 2015 (Arabic)

 

Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Revitalizing the Middle East Quartet?," Mitvim Institute, 6 October 2015

 

Prof. Moshe Ma’oz, “Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough or Jewish-Muslim Armageddon?,” i24news, 2 August 2015 (Arabic)

 

Yoav Stern, “Why Hezbollah is spilling its fighters’ blood in the Golan,” i24news, 30 July 2015 (Arabic)
 

Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, “Hamas should prevent spillover of Sinai violence into Gaza,” i24news, 9 July2015 (Arabic)
 

Prof. Elie Podeh, “Applying the ‘Obama Doctrine’ to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict,” Jerusalem Post, 19 April 2015
 

Dr. Ilai Saltzman, $3 billion for war with Iran, none for peace with Palestinians, i24news, 8 March 2015
 

Prof. Elie Podeh, “Israel won’t become part of the Middle East until the occupation ends,” 972 Magazine, 26 January 2015
 

Prof. Moshe Ma'oz, "The Writing is on the Wall," The Jerusalem Report, 15 December 2014
 

Dr. Nimrod Goren, “Changing paradigm in Israel-Hamas mediation,” i24News, 27 July 2014
 

Brian Reeves, Congress shouldn't cut aid to the Palestinian Authority”, Haaretz, 27 June 2014.

Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, “By condemning abduction, Abbas proved he's a statesman”, Ynetnews, 20 June 2014.
 

Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, “Palestinian Reconcilliation Process", Daily Sabah, 16 June 2014.
 

Grant Rumley, “Abbas is on his way to the UN again,” Haaretz, 27 May 2014.
 

Ksenia Svetlova, “Deal with Hamas gives Abu Mazen badly needed legitimacy,” i24 News, 29 April 2014.

Grant Rumley, "Suicide by statehood", Foreign Policy, 2 April 2014.


Grant Rumley (co-authored with Jonathan Schanzer), "Palestine's plan for when peace talks fail", National Interest, 17 March 2014.


Dr. Ehud Eiran, "There is a way to get the Palestinians to recognize Israel as a Jewish state", i24 News, 25 February 2014. Available also in Arabic.


Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, "Abbas is trying to calm Israelis' fears; he should do the same with Netanyahu", i24 News, 19 February 2014. Available also in Arabic.


Yonatan Touval, "What the Mideast peace process needs", Washington Post, 4 January 2014.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Israel should support Palestinian reconciliation", Haaretz, 23 December 2013.


Dr. Sharon Pardo and Yonatan Touval, "The EU and Israel: Much ado about love", The Jerusalem Post, 19 December 2013.


Ksenia Svetlova, "Blockade? Isolation? Never mind. Hamas will adapt", i24 News, 19 November 2013. Available also in Arabic.


Grant Rumley, "Palestine's self-inflicted wounds", The National Interest, 8 November 2013 (review of the book: State of Failure: Yasser Arafat, Mahmoud Abbas, and the Unmaking of the Palestinian State, by Jonathan Schanzer).


Dr. Ehud Eiran, "Ignore the naysayers, peace is necessary", i24 News, 28 October 2013.


Dr. Ido Zelkovitz, "Reconciliation between Fatah and Hamas is an opportunity for Israel, not a threat", i24 News, 25 August 2013. Available also in Arabic, al-masdar.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Israel needs a mega incentive to make peace", i24 News, 4 August 2013.


Yael Patir, "The Arab Spring gives Israel's peace camp a chance to blossom", i24 News, 1 August 2013. Available also in Arabic.


Grant Rumley, "Palestine's Plan B", National Interest, 30 July 2013.


Yonatan Touval, "Time to impose a plan", New York Times, 23 November 2012.


Grant Rumley, "Much ado about something", Times of Israel, 30 November 2012.


Prof. Elie Podeh and Einat Levy, "There is no Israeli partner", Haaretz, 13 November 2012.


Grant Rumley, "3 key takeaways from this week's Palestinian elections", The Atlantic, 24 October 2012.




Turkey

Joshua Walker and Gabriel Mitchell, “Is Turkey’s war on terror a consequence of the Iran deal?,” War on the Rocks, 25 August 2015
 

Gabriel Mitchell, "Turkey: The almost mediator stateHürriyet Daily News, 18 July 2015
 

Gabriel Mitchell, “Turkey: The Almost Mediator State,” Turkish Policy Quarterly 14(1), Spring 2015
 

Dr. Nimrod Goren, “As Turkey heads to general election, Erdogan looms large,” i24News, 5 June 2015
 

Dr. Nimrod Goren, “Erdogan on Armenia: Tackling a taboo or diverting criticism?,” i24 News, 28 April 2014.


Gabriel Mitchell, "For Netanyahu, security trumps rapprochement with Turkey", Daily Sabah, 25 March 2014.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Turbulence ahead: Election year begins in Turkey", i24 News, 15 January 2014.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "The Turkish Snowball", [in Arabic] al-Masdar, 26 December 2013.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Turkey, the rigid contortionist", i24 News, 27 November 2013. Also available in Arabic.


Gabriel Mitchell, "Curing the hiccups in Israeli-Turkish negotiations" Jerusalem Post, 5 November 2013.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "If only Morsi had listened to Erdoğan", Hurriyet Daily News, 29 August 2013. Available also in Arabic, al-masdar.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Why did Erdoğan hope for a US Strike on Syria?", i24 News, 3 September 2013. Available also in Arabic, al-masdar.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Israelis readier than ever for raid apology, poll shows", Hurriyet daily News, 16 September 2012.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Israel is missing an opportunity to mend ties with Turkey", Haaretz, 14 March 2012




Egypt

Prof. Elie Podeh and Elad Giladi, "With Sissi, Egypt Sees a Return of the Pharaohs," Haaretz, 17 August 2015

Ksenia Svetlova, “Under the new pharaoh: fewer beards and veils,” i24 News, 30 May 2014


Ksenia Svetlova, "From tourist heaven to terrorist haven", i24 News, 18 February 2014. Available also in Arabic.


Prof. Elie Podeh, "The Egyptian revolution is stuck", Jerusalem Post, 8 January 2014.


Ksenia Svetlova, "Will the US tiff with Egypt make way for a lovers' embrace?", i24 News, 22 October 2013. Available also in Arabic.


Ksenia Svetlova, "Remember Pharaoh Mubarak?", i24 News, 18 August 2013. Available also in Arabic.


Dr. Nimrod Goren, "Four Israeli lessons from a year with Morsi", i24 News, 21 July 2013. Available also in Arabic.


Prof. Elie Podeh, "Two years after Tahrir Square: The battle for Egypt's identity is far from over", Haaretz, 25 January 2013.




United States

Dr. Ehud Eiran, Israeli-U.S. Relations May Deteriorate at the Foundation, Not the Surface,” New York Times, 8 May 2015


Brian Reeves, “A hard-right Israeli coalition would dog ties with the US for years,” The Hill, 25 March 2015

Yonatan Touval, "In Praise of Appeasement", Jerusalem Post, 25 November 2013.


Grant Rumley, "Obama dials down in the Middle East - but is it the right move?", Jerusalem Post, 10 November 2013.


Dr. Ilai Saltzman, "The Putin doctrine", Los Angeles Times, 12 September 2013. Available also in Arabic, al-masdar.



On the Iran Deal (2015)

Prof. Elie Podeh, “In post-nuclear agreement Middle East, 'It’s Syria, stupid!’,” Jerusalem Post, 27July 2015

Brian Reeves, “Supporting Iran deal doesn’t make J Street anti-Israel,” Haaretz, 21 July 2015

Dr. Nimrod Goren, “The international community may now re-engage in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict,” i24news, 16 July 2015 (also in Arabic)

Dr. Ilai Saltzman, “Israel and the Iran nuclear deal,” Jerusalem Post, 14 July 2015

Prof. Moshe Ma’oz, “Iran’s next step and the Israeli-Saudi options,” i24news, 14 July 2015 (also in Arabic)




Elsewhere in the Middle East

Prof. Elie Podeh, “The Israeli ‘mistress’ and its potential ‘lovers’,” i24News, 2 July 2015 (also in Arabic, and French)

Prof. Elie Podeh, “"An opportunity that would not be seized," Jerusalem Post, 17 May 2015

Ksenia Svetlova, “Egypt’s Libyan nightmare,” i24 news, 17 February 2015

Ksenia Svetlova, “The Yemenite Game Changer,” i24 News, 25 January 2015
 

Dov Friedman and Gabriel Mitchell, “Israel is challenging America to support Kurdish independence", New Republic, 3 July 2014

Ksenia Svetlova, “Israel and the Kurds, silence is golden", i24 News, 24 June 2014.
  

Ksenia Svetlova, “Baghdad, Amman, then W. Bank?”, i24 News, 15 June 2014.
  

Ksenia Svetlova, "Qatar, the weakness of the GCC, and implications for Israel and Iran", i24 News, 15 March 2014. Available also in Arabic.

Dr. Ronen Zeidel, "Unhappy Iraqi Sunnis might welcome al-Qaida", i24 News, 6 January 2014.


Ksenia Svetlova, "Scents of spring in the Tunisian autumn", i24 News, 22 September 2013.


Prof. Elie Podeh, "Syria as a linchpin," Haaretz, 14 December 2012.


Prof. Moshe Ma'oz, "Assad will fall but not so quickly", Jewish Journal, 15 February 2012.

 

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