Assembled by Ken Stein and Eli Sperling
Emory University and Center for Israel Education or

Asi Aivas, “Annual Arts Fest Heats Up Jerusalem,” Israel21c, March 16, 2016.

Yehezkel Armon, “Israel Economy is Entering a New Stage,” Jerusalem Post, March 8, 2016.

Mr. Tony Badran, Dr. Daniel L. Byman, and Dr. Matthew Levitt, Subcommittee Hearing: Hezbollah’s Growing Threat Against U.S. National Security Interests in the Middle East, House of Representatives Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa, March 22, 2016.

Abdel Bari Atwan, “The Islamic State: Roots, Savagery, and Future,” Railyoum,com March 15, 2016.

Amiram Barkat, “Treasury lowers Israel’s 2016 growth forecast,” Globes, March 30, 2016.

Alon Ben David, “Six Months of Terrorist Attacks by Lone Individuals: To Be Continued,” INSS, March 20, 2016.

Ilan Berman, “Russia’s Risky Syria Strategy,” The Journal of International Security Affairs, Winter 2016.

Daniel L. Byman, “Shifting U.S. Interests in the Middle East,” Brookings, March 2, 2016.

Monti Chorev, “Deterrence Campaigns: Lessons From IDF Operations in Gaza,” Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies, March 20, 2016.

Maia Efrem, “Israel and New Zealand Sign Film Cooperation Deal,” Forward Magazine, March 3, 2016.

Omer Einav, “Beyond the Threats: Nasrallah’s Recent Statements,” INSS, March 28, 2016.

Khaled Elgindy, “A View from the West Bank: Three Key Takeaways,” Brookings, March 21, 2016.

Alberto M. Fernandez, “Countering the Islamic State’s Message,” The Journal of International Security Affairs, Winter 2016.

Hillel Frisch, “Israel’s Five Policy Options Regarding Judea and Samaria,” Besa Center, March 29, 2016.

Ben Gladstone, “Brown University: Where Anti-Zionism and Anti-Semitism Do and Don’t Meet,” The Tower, March 25, 2016.

Edmund Ingham, “Israel Cyber-Tech Startup Minerva Labs Say Prevention Without Detection Is Possible,” Forbes, March 12, 2016.

Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs, “Innovation Program for Start-Ups in the Arab Sector,” Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs, March 7, 2016.

Emanuel Karagiannis, “Shifting Eastern Mediterranean Alliances,” Middle East Forum, Spring 2016. 

Yossi Kupferwasser, “Dying for Allah,” Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, March 23, 2016.

Yakov Lappin, “Israeli, Indian defense firms sign major cooperation agreement,” Jerusalem Post, March 29, 2016.

Abigail Klein Leichman, “Is Europe Ready to Adopt Israel’s Approach to Security?” Israel21c, March 23, 2016.

Eran Lerman, “The Mediterranean as a Strategic Environment: Learning a New Geopolitical Language,” Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies, March 10, 2016.

Matthew Levitt, “The Islamic State’s Lone-Wolf Era Is Over, ”Foreign Policy, March 24, 2016.

Alon Levkowitz, “Implications of Greater Chinese Involvement in the Mideast,” Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies, February 25, 2016.

Michael Lipka, “A closer look at Jewish identity in Israel and the U.S.” Pew Research Center, March 16, 2016.

Zvi Magen, Vera Michlin-Shapir, and Shlomo Brom, “A Roussian Withdrawal from Syria, or Merely a Cahnge in the Form of Involvement?” INSS, March 29, 2016.

Sean McMeeken, “Russia Returned to a Middle East if Never Left,” Chatham House, March 2016.

Aaron David Miller, “There is No Hollywood Ending for Syria,” The Compass–Real Clear World, March 4, 2016,

Orit Perlov, “Children of Tunnels, Children of Knives,” INSS, March 9, 2016.

Jonathan Poritsky, “From Dance to Digital, Israeli Documentaries Explore Art at SXSW,” HEEB Magazine, March 16, 2016.

John Reed and Murad Ahmed, “Can Israel go from start-up to scale-up nation?” Financial Times, March 21, 2016.

Paul Rivlin, “The Dominoes Fall: The War in Syria, Europe and Turkey,” Iqtisadi, March 31, 2016.

Dennis Ross, “Why the Nuclear Deal Hasn’t Softened Iran’s Hard-Line Policies,” Politico Magazine, March 6, 2016.

Philip Carl Salzman, “Tribalism Drives Middle East Violence,” Middle East Forum, March 25, 2016.

Uri Savir, “Where are Israeli-Palestinian Security Talks Heading?” Al-Monitor, March 27, 2016.

Penny Schwartz, “These Artistic Trailblazers Aim to Express Israel’s Multiculturalism,” 90.9WBUR, March 28, 2016.

David Shamah, “White House Taps Israeli Tech to Help Solve California Water Problems,” Times of Israel, March 22, 2016.

Alina D. Sharon, “How Israel Survived the Mediterranean’s Worst Draught in 900 Years,”, March 18, 2016.

Jonathan Spyer, “War and Madness,” Middle East Forum,” March 28, 2016.

Neil Swidey, “Where Did ISIS Come From? The Story Starts Here (Bremer in Iraq),” The Boston Globe, March 10, 2016.

Jonathan S. Tobin, “Was Meir Dagan Right About Iran?” Commentary Magazine, March 2016.

The Staff, “Israel, South Africa to Strengthen Ties in Agriculture, Science and Technology,” March 18, 2016.

Khaled Yacoub Oweis, “Syria after the Russian Intervention,” Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, March 2016.

Jim Zanotti, “US Assistance to the Palestinians,” Congressional Research Service, March 18, 2016.