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Wed, Feb 20, 2019
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Israel Today: Israel's Threat Matrix




The Community Relations Council of the United Jewish Federation of Tidewater, AIPAC, Simon Family JCC and Community Partners present:

Israel's Threat Matrix

ith Israel Today expert and Foundation for Defense of Democracies'

Jonathan Schanzer

A survey of the challenges on Israel's borders and beyond


Brimming with insight and optimism, Jonathan Schanzer, senior vice president for research at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, will offer an assessment of the ever-changing challenges on Israel's borders, through the trends, thoughts, and policies of her Arab neighbors.

A provider of timely analysis of global politics and terrorist activity to key decision makers in Washington and around the world, Schanzer previously worked as a terrorism finance analyst at the U.S. Department of the Treasury, playing an integral role in the designation of terrorist financiers. A world-renowned expert on Middle East affairs who has authored hundreds of articles, appeared on news outlets such as Fox News, CNN, Al-Arabiyya, and Al-Jazeera, Schanzer has published several books about Palestinian politics and terror organizations throughout the Middle East, including Hamas vs. Fatah: The Struggle for Palestine, the only book on the market that analyzes the conflict between the two most powerful Palestinian factions.


For more information about Israel Today, contact Melissa Eichelbaum at 757.965.6107 or

Event Location

Reba and Sam Sandler Family Campus
5000 Corporate Woods Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462