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Discussion "Israel and Palestine after the 50 days war: anything left to discuss?"

2014-10-02 Institute News
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IIRPS VU invites you to a discussion "Israel and Palestine after the 50 days war: anything left to discuss?". The discussion will take place October 7, at 1 p.m. in room 402 (Vokieciu str. 10)

We will be asking:

  • what was special about the last conflict in July–August of 2014
  • how to evaluate its end and aftermath
  • what options, possibilities are left for the parties of the conflict
  • about the internal divisions regarding the conflict in Palestine and Israel
  • the best approaches to understand the situation

The discussants:

  • the Palestinian activist, stopthewall.org initiator Mohammad Othman
  • Paul Hirschson, spokesperson of the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs (via Skype)
  • assoc. prof. Kęstutis Girnius (Institute of International Relations and Political Science, Vilnius University)
  • Delfi analyst Ramūnas Bogdanas, 
  • PhD student Ieva Koreivaitė (Institute of International Relations and Political Science, Vilnius University)

Discussion will be moderated by assoc. prof. Dovilė Jakniūnaitė and will be conducted in English.


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