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Yossi Mekelberg

Yossi Mekelberg is professor of international relations at Regent’s University London, where he is head of the International Relations and Social Sciences Program. He is also an associate fellow of the MENA Program at Chatham House. He is a regular contributor to the international written and electronic media.

Twitter: @YMekelberg

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Strange bedfellows opposed to Israel’s new land grab

When US President Donald Trump presented his grand design for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians, with a beaming Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu by his side, the one objection to his plan that he could not have expected was from the Jewish settlers’ movement.

June 20, 2020

Time running out to halt Israel’s new land grab

It may be a case of too little, too late, but last week’s visit to Israel and Jordan by Germany’s Foreign Minister Heiko Maas could be the beginning of the fightback by some elements of the international community against the perilous Israeli intention to annex parts of the West Bank.

June 13, 2020