As has been widely reported recently, the relationship between Israel and the USA is now entering a new phase over the approach towards Iran, requiring complex diplomatic maneuvers between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Obama.
How have previous Israeli Prime Ministers and American Presidents successfully handled similar situations?
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Israeli Ambassador Yehuda Avner,speechwriter and advisor to five Israeli Prime Ministers, whose insider’s perspective on 60 years of Israeli history, politics and international affairs will be presented in Bedford for the first time.
During a lengthy diplomatic career, he served in diplomatic positions at the Israeli Consulate in New York and the Israeli Embassy in Washington, DC, and as Israel’s Ambassador to Britain, Ireland and Australia. Ambassador Avner served as speechwriter and secretary to Israeli Prime Ministers Levi Eshkol and Golda Meir, and adviser to Prime Ministers Yitzhak Rabin, Menachem Begin and Shimon Peres. Ambassador Avner is the author of the highly acclaimed book THE PRIME MINISTERS: An Intimate Narrative of Israeli Leadership (2010).
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