This flash panel will focus on the recent wave of violence between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip, including the internal mob violence between Jewish and Arab citizens inside Israel. Panelists will discuss the short and long-term root causes of the events and offer thoughts on constructive paths forward.
Opening remarks and introductions:
Daniel Schwake, Executive Director, University of Notre Dame at Tantur, Jerusalem
- Avraham Burg, Former Chairman, Jewish Agency for Israel; Former Speaker of the Knesset; Adjunct Faculty, University of Notre Dame at Tantur
- Sari Nusseibeh, Former President, Al-Quds University, Jerusalem; Professor of Philosophy; Adjunct Faculty, University of Notre Dame at Tantur
- Atalia Omer, Professor of Religion, Conflict, and Peace Studies, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
- Moderator: Asher Kaufman, John M. Regan, Jr. Director, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies; Professor of History and Peace Studies
This event is co-sponsored by the University of Notre Dame's Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, part of the Keough School of Global Affairs, and the University of Notre Dame at Tantur, Jerusalem, one of the Global Gateways run by Notre Dame International.
All times listed are Eastern Daylight Time.
Originally published at kroc.nd.edu.