Arab-Israeli Conflict: a Long Way to Go Towards Peace

Jul 24, 2014

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A discussion of the Arab-Israeli conflict and tensions throughout the Middle East, with Mindy Todd on The Point and three guests who know the situation in depth.

Robert Pelletreau is a diplomat and former United States Ambassador to Bahrain, Tunisia, and Egypt, as well as the former Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs.

William Rugh, a Board Member of the Middle East Policy Council, the Public Diplomacy Council, and Adjunct Scholar at the Middle East Institute in Washington D.C.

He was Ambassador and served as a U.S. Foreign Service officer in the Middle East for over 30 years.

Shilbey Telhami, Anwar Sadat Professor of Peace and Development at the University of Maryland, and author of Through Arab Eyes: Arab Public Opinion and the Reshaping of the Middle East.