Israel at War: The View of the Neighbors
In a time of great conflict, it is always important to listen to your friends but can be even more important to listen to those who don’t agree with you. While it may at times be difficult to hear, listening to the thoughts of the opposition is of utmost importance, especially while working on legislation.
WATCH BELOW: On Monday, 30 October at 12:00 PM ET, the Gold Institute for International Strategy’s president, Eli M. Gold hosted a briefing regarding the neighbor's view of Hamas’ war on Israel. During this discussion, we will hear from the Egyptian Major General Mahmoud Hassanin (ret), and former Vice-Chair of Egypt's Committee on Foreign Relations Hon. Dalia Youssef MP. (Bios below). As the situation on the ground in Gaza and Israel is evolving, the opinion of Israel's neighbors becomes more vocal. This interactive briefing will give participants the opportunity to hear as these representatives describe the views of their country.
As you listen, think about what key pieces of information you hear that will assist you in setting meaningful policies.