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Briefing: Israel-Palestine Peace Talks

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Secretary John Kerry's success in getting Israelis and Palestinians to agree to resume negotiations creates both opportunities and risks for U.S. policy and the two-state solution.

In this Wilson Center Ground Truth Briefing, a panel of experts convened for a new perspective on what has been achieved and where the peace process may be heading.


  • Hussein Ibish

    Senior Resident Scholar, Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington; Columnist for Bloomberg and The National (UAE)
  • Gilead Sher

    Former Chief Negotiator with the Palestinians and Chief of Staff to Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak; Head of the Center for Applied Negotiations, INSS
  • Khalil Shikaki

    Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research (Ramallah); Senior Fellow at the Crown Center for Middle East Studies at Brandeis University
  • Aaron David Miller

    Aaron David Miller

    Global Fellow