Changing Dynamics in Egypt–Israel Relations
Gil Messing, Adviser and Spokesperson (2007-12) for Tzipi Livni (Leader of the Opposition, 2009-12, Israel); Atkin Fellow, The International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence
Dareen Khalifa, Egyptian Consultant, Amnesty International; Atkin Fellow, The International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence
Chair: Jane Kinninmont, Senior Research Fellow, Middle East and North Africa Programme, Chatham House
Over 30 years after the signing of the Egypt–Israel Peace Treaty, recent events in Gaza and Sinai have once again brought relations between the two countries to centre stage. The speakers will discuss the impact of new developments, the influence of internal politics on the relationship and the possibilities of cooperation and coordination between the two governments.