The following is footage from a forum, "Israeli Security in the Face of Arab Turmoil," hosted by the Israel Institute at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on October 7, 2013. Former Israeli Ambassador to the United States and current president of the Israel Institute Itamar Rabinovich led the discussion with Bloomberg View columnist and veteran Middle East journalist Jeffrey Goldberg and William Kristol, editor of...Full story>
The Israel Institute sponsored an intimate performance on Sunday night in Washington, DC by Keren Peles, one of the most successful and influential Israeli singer-songwriters in recent years. The concert was Peles’ first performance in the United States.
The crowd sang along and danced to Peles’ many hit songs including selections from her first two albums If This is Life...Full story>
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