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Allies at Odds: Obama, Netanyahu, and The State of U.S. – Israeli Relations

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Four years in, the relationship between President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu remains a troubled one. What’s behind the tension, can it be alleviated and how will regional challenges such as Iran’s nuclear program or the impasse in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict affect the U.S.-Israeli relations?


  • Jane Harman

    Director, President, and CEO, Wilson Center
  • David Horovitz

    Founding Editor of The Times of Israel, a current affairs website based in Jerusalem and former Editor-in-Chief of The Jerusalem Post
  • Samuel Lewis

    Career diplomat, former Ambassador to Israel and former President and CEO, U.S. Institute of Peace
  • Aaron David Miller

    Aaron David Miller

    Distinguished Scholar
  • Natan Sachs

    Director, Center for Middle East Policy, the Brookings Institution; Fellow - Foreign Policy, Center for Middle East Policy, the Brookings Institution