Articles Featuring BESA Center Research Associates – 2012

The true intentions of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood

Dr. Liad Porat, Jerusalem Post Magazine, 20.12.2012

A second term Obama administration and the Mideast

David Makovsky, BESA Center paper, Jerusalem Post, 18.12.2012

Assad may be preparing to take chemical weapons with him in a retreat from Damascus, Israeli expert says

Lt. Col. (res.) Dr. Dany Shoham interviewed in the Times of Israel, 7.12.2012

Israel warns against Palestinian U.N. bid

David M. Weinberg interviewed in USA TODAY, 29.11.2012

Bubble Bursting in Air

David M. Weinberg, Jerusalem Post, 27.11.2012

R.I.P. Syria?

Five BESA Center experts on the implications of civil war in Syria, Jerusalem Post Magazine, 16.11.2012

Mixed messages in US-Israel dispute over Iran

Prof. Eytan Gilboa, The Jerusalem Post, 13.9.2012

U.S. Scales-Back Military Exercise with Israel, Affecting Potential Iran Strike

Prof. Efraim Inbar interviewed in TIME Magazine, 31.8.2012

The fading Left and Israel’s flourishing democracy

Prof. Shmuel Sandler and Prof. Efraim Inbar, Jerusalem Post, 22.8.2012

Sinai Attack Tests New Egyptian President’s Relationship With Israel

Prof. Hillel Frisch interviewed in The New York Times, 7.8.2012

U.S. and Israel Intensify Talks on Iran Options

Prof. Efraim Inbar interviewed in The New York Times, 1.8.2012

Uncertainty Over Letter Underscores Delicate Ties

Prof. Efraim Inbar interviewed in The New York Times, 31.7.2012

Syria regime ‘reeling, armed to the teeth’ with chemical weapons

Lt. Col. (res.) Dr. Dany Shoham interviewed on NBC News, 27.7.2012

The decision that will change everything

Prof. Yehezkel Dror BESA Center study quoted in Israel Hayom, 27.7.2012

Syria’s chemical weapons arsenal

Lt. Col. (res.) Dr. Dany Shoham quoted in The Daily Mail, 25.7.2012

In defense of Plesner

David M. Weinberg, Jerusalem Post, 25.7.2012

A double-barreled solution to Iran

Prof. Yehezkel Dror BESA Center study quoted in Haaretz, 3.7.2012

‘Obama should clearly say he will not allow a nuclear Iran’

Elliot Abrams at BESA Center conference interviewed in Israel Hayom, 22.6.2012

A new eruption in Egypt?

Dr. Liad Porat, Israel Hayom, 19.6.2012

For Saudi Arabia, better a secular Egyptian president than a religious one

Prof. Joshua Teitelbaum interviewed in Times of Israel, 17.6.2012

Why Israelis remain leery of Obama

David M. Weinberg, Times of Israel, 17.6.2012

Abrams: US should arm Syrian opposition

Elliot Abrams at BESA Center conference interviewed in The Jerusalem Post, 17.6.2012

Poll: Israelis Trust the U.S., But Not Obama

BESA Center poll in Arutz Sheva, 17.6.2012

Poll shows Israelis like the US, just not its president

BESA Center poll in Israel Hayom, 15.6.2012

Most Israelis think Romney would be ‘friendlier’

BESA Center poll in The Jerusalem Post, 15.6.2012

‘Olmert bombed Syria reactor despite US push for diplomacy’

Elliot Abrams at BESA Center conference interviewed in The Jerusalem Post, 15.6.2012

30 years later, missing IDF trio is all but forgotten

Prof. Efraim Inbar interviewed on Israeli MIAs from the First Lebanon War, JTA, 13.6.2012

Syria set to become failed state: Israeli commander

Gen. Yair Golan at BESA Center conference, Reuters, 31.5.2012

IDF OC Northern Command General Golan: Syria becoming failed state

Gen. Yair Golan at BESA Center conference, Israel Hayom, 31.5.2012

Israel may need to use force to stop Syrian arms traffic, says IDF’s northern chief

Gen. Yair Golan at BESA Center conference, Jerusalem Post, 31.5.2012

Y. Dror: Attack Iran and Launch a Regional Peace Initiative

Prof. Yehezkel Dror, Israel Hayom, 30.5.2012

‘If you make war, follow with comprehensive peace’

Prof. Yehezkel Dror BESA Center study, Jerusalem Post, 22.5.2012

Nobody seems to want early elections, so why are we having them?

Prof. Shmuel Sandler interviewed in the Times of Israel, 4.5.2012

Strike on Iran only option: Israeli academic

Prof. Efraim Inbar interviewed in the Canadian Jewish News, 4.5.2012

Egypt’s Brotherhood attempts to calm S. Arabia spat

Prof. Joshua Teitelbaum interviewed, Jerusalem Post, 3.5.2012

A victory for Obama

Prof. Eytan Gilboa, Ynet, 2.5.2012

Reading The Tealeaves From Egypt To Syria

Lt. Col. (res.) Dr. Mordechai Kedar interviewed in the New York Jewish Week, 1.5.2012

French Jews Fears Rising

Dr. Tsilla Hershco interviewed in The New York Jewish Week, 24.4.2012

The Mofaz plan: Both sides will reject it

Prof. Efraim Inbar, Bitterlemons, 23.4.2012

Palestinian Obstructionism

David M. Weinberg, Israel Hayom, 19.4.2012

Sanctions or strike: Five Israeli experts weigh in on Iran

Israel Hayom roundtable discussion with five BESA Center experts, 12.4.2012

The opportunity in Gaza

Prof. Efraim Inbar and Dr. Max Singer, Jerusalem Post, 14.3.2012

As Israel trades fire with Gaza, Iron Dome comes to the rescue

Prof. Efraim Inbar interviewed in JTA, 12.3.2012

Expert: Hamas Has an Interest in Continued Rocket Fire

Prof. Hillel Frisch interviewed on Arutz 7, 12.3.2012

‘New’ Middle East not so new: scholar 

Lt. Col. (res.) Dr. Mordechai Kedar interviewed in the Canadian Jewish News, 1.3.2012

Palestinians shift focus from Israel to unity

Prof. Shmuel Sandler interviewed by Reuters, 7.2.2012

Beefing up libel law

David M. Weinberg, Jerusalem Post, 10.1.2012

Hamas: Losing steam, losing direction

Prof. Hillel Frisch, Israel Hayom, 1.1.2012