Dr. Josef Joffe

Dr. Josef Joffe

Dr. Josef Joffe is the editor of Die Zeit, and a senior fellow at the Freeman-Spogli Institute for International Studies and Abramowitz fellow at the Hoover Institution, both at Stanford University.

Israel and NATO: A Good Idea Whose Time Will Never Come

| May 25, 2009

While Israel is an ideal partner, Israeli membership in NATO will not happen for various reasons. Israel will lose important freedom of action, while the EU and NATO are reluctant to expand into the Middle East.