On the 16th of November Forward Thinking held an online panel discussion with Likud’s Foreign Affairs Director Eli Hazan and Likud MK Sharren Haskel. The two speakers provided their insights and perspectives on recent poltical development within Likud, Israel and the broader region. The meeting was attended by European parliamentarians, representatives of foreign affairs departments, analysts and diplomats.

Themes explored included the ‘Abraham Accords’; the US elections and the potential impact of a new US Administration; the challenges facing the current Israeli coalition government; the prospect of snap Israeli elections and the ongoing Covid-19 health and economic crisis.