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Dr. Ben-Meir is a senior fellow at New York University's Center for Global Affairs who specializes in Middle East peace negotiations between Israel and Arab states. He hosts "Global Leaders: Conversations with Alon Ben-Meir," featuring high officials from around the world. He is a syndicated columnist with a weekly spot in the Jerusalem post, and he is the author of numerous books and countless essays on Middle East peace.

ARTICLES BY: Alon Ben-Meir


December 15, 2019 8:21 am
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Ending the US-Iran Impasse Requires Face-to-Face Negotiations

Even a cursory review of the turmoil sweeping the Middle East points to Iran as one of the main culprits behind most of the conflicts...

October 30, 2019 7:03 am
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We Must Not Grow Numb to the Yazidi Massacres

A few weeks ago, I had an opportunity to meet with six members of the Yazidi community, including journalists and activists. I must admit that...

October 23, 2019 7:31 am
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Trump’s Disgraceful Letter to Erdogan

It is no wonder that every person and news outlet that saw Donald Trump’s letter to Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan thought it was a...

October 20, 2019 1:58 am
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It’s Time for Prime Minister Netanyahu to Resign

Prime Minister Netanyahu: It is time for you to reflect on where you stand and how best to serve the country you care about in a...

October 16, 2019 6:34 am
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Trump Sends Kurds to the Slaughter: An Act of Betrayal and Infamy

Trump’s decision to withdraw American forces from Syria may well be remembered as one of the most egregious and inhuman disasters that he has undertaken...

October 7, 2019 7:04 am
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The Repercussions of Israel’s Fractured Democracy

Israel is a democracy, and, like most parliamentary democracies, the party that wins a plurality of the vote typically ends up forming the government --...

September 8, 2019 6:21 am
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For the US and Iran, War Is Not an Option

Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA, or Iran deal) was sadly based on a lack of understanding of...

August 7, 2019 6:25 am
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Trump’s Embrace of White Supremacy Is Poisoning America’s Soul

Within 13 hours, two mass shooting took place -- in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio -- killing over 30 innocent people and injuring twice...

May 3, 2019 9:34 am
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Israel and America Should Pursue a Diplomatic Solution With Iran

Accusing Iran of being a rogue country bent on acquiring nuclear weapons, supporting extremist groups and terrorism, persistently threatening Israel, and destabilizing the region in...

April 29, 2019 1:48 pm
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Will Turkey’s Erdogan Era Come Crashing Down?

The result of the recent municipal elections in Turkey represents a major shift in public sentiment toward Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. It is true...

April 15, 2019 4:51 am
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Netanyahu’s Reelection Is a Disaster for Israel

The result of the Israeli election has demonstrated that Israel’s movement to the right is now consolidated, and that its prospective reversal to the center...

February 17, 2019 9:04 am
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An Open Letter to Turkish Despot Tayyip Erdogan

Dear President Erdogan, Over the past year, I've had the opportunity to speak to many Turkish scholars and former government officials, the majority of whom left...

January 24, 2019 8:30 am
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The Betrayal Of Israel’s Historic Promise

Over the past three decades, I have written more than 200 articles about Israel, envisioning it to be a democratic state, independent and free, a...

January 20, 2019 6:35 am
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The Case Against Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s decision to call for an early election, scheduled to take place on April 9, was nothing short of another political...

Culture

Roy Nissany Becomes Israel’s First Formula One Driver

JNS.org - Roy Nissany will become the official test driver for the Williams Group, making him Israel’s very first Formula...

Eyewitness to Horror: New York Museum Opens Exhibit of Art by Holocaust Victims

Michael Morris, a curator at New York's Museum of Jewish Heritage, was trying...

Aharon Appelfeld’s ‘To The Edge of Sorrow’ Asks the Right Questions

The Israeli novelist Aharon Appelfeld died in 2018. His novel To the Edge...

Features

From Harlem to Tel Aviv: Aulcie Perry’s Basketball Journey

Legendary basketball player Aulcie Perry’s life has been remarkable on and off the court.  This African-American athlete’s life changed dramatically after...

Kids in the Kitchen Light Up Hanukkah

JNS.org - Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, is one of those holidays that takes over everything. The pantry overflows with...

Give It Up for the (Israeli) Kids: Hanukkah and Charity Drives

JNS.org - The staff and volunteers at Yad Ezra V’Shulamit’s children’s center in Jerusalem began noticing that one little girl...

World

‘I Can Truly Understand the Emotion’: French Justice Minister O...

France's justice minister told a leading Jewish newspaper this week that she was "particularly touched" by the case of Sarah...

Israel

Over 10 Percent of Israelis Make Weekly Use of Bikes and E-Scooters, Report...

Ctech - Approximately 12 percent of Israelis use bikes, electric bicycles, and electric scooters on a weekly basis, according to...

Middle East

UN Says Around 350,0000 Syrians Have Fled Russian-Led Assault in Idlib

Around 350,000 Syrians, mostly women and children, have fled a renewed Russian-backed offensive in the opposition-held Idlib province since early December, and have sought shelter in border areas near Turkey,...

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