Indian Ocean Research Programme – Invitation Only 15 September 2010

15 September 2010 FDI Team

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About Emanuele Ottolenghi

Dr. Emanuele Ottolenghi is a Senior Fellow at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies. From 2006 to early 2010 he headed the Transatlantic Institute in Brussels, where he currently resides. He previously taught Israel Studies at the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies and at the Middle East Centre of St. Antony's College, Oxford University. He obtained his Ph.D. in political theory at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and did his undergraduate studies in political science at the University of Bologna.
He has a column in the British monthly, Standpoint Magazine and blogs on Contentions, the Blog of Commentary Magazine.
His columns have appeared on many English-language publications, including Newsday, Commentary, the National Review Online, The Middle East Quarterly, The Jewish Chronicle, The Guardian, The Australian, The Daily Mirror, The Daily Star, and the Wall Street Journal Europe; European-language publications such as Die Welt (German), Rezpekt (Czech), Il Corriere del Ticino, L'Unità, il Foglio and Libero (Italian). He writes regularly for Italian newspapers such as Il Riformista and Liberal.
His areas of expertise are: Israel (domestic politics, constitutional issues, political trends, elections), Arab-Israeli conflict, Iran, terrorism and security issues, Italian foreign policy, EU Middle East foreign policy, and Transatlantic Relations.
He is available to comment on these areas in Italian, English, Hebrew and French.

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