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Comparative Politics Speaker Series- Daniel Sobelman

How the Weak Get Their Way: Israel's Campaign to Stop the Iranian Bomb

Mon, January 23, 2017 | BAT 5.108

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Daniel Sobelman- Postdoctoral Research Fellow, International Security Program, Harvard Belfer Center

Daniel Sobelman's research interests lie in the growing phenomenon of asymmetrical conflicts, involving states and non-state actors. Currently, his primary focus is Israel's conflict with the Lebanese group Hezbollah and the Palestinian groups in the Gaza Strip. Prior to joining the Belfer Center's International Security Program, Daniel was an analyst for the U.S. Government's Open Source Center. He is also a former Arab Affairs Correspondent for the Israeli daily Ha’aretz. In 2015–2016, he is also an Israel Institute postdoctoral fellow.

Dr. Sobelman holds a Ph.D. in International Relations from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, as well as  Master's and Bachelor's degrees in the History of the Middle East, obtained from Tel Aviv University, Israel.

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