Commonwealth National Podcast

Akiva Tor: Middle East Peacemaking, the Iranian Crisis and U.S.-Israel Relations (6/10/10)

 Middle East Peacemaking, the Iranian Crisis and U.S.-Israel Relations

Akiva Tor, Consul General for Israel, Pacific Northwest Region

John Diaz, Editorial Page Editor, San Francisco Chronicle - Moderator

Consul General Tor will discuss steps required for the achievement of an Israeli and Palestinian peace agreement and peace trieaties between Israel and other Arab states; how the threat of a rapidly nuclearizing Iran plays into this dynamic; and how the United States-Israel relationship can advance regional peace.