Uri Savir

Jason Greenblatt (L), US President Donald Trump's Middle East envoy, meets Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the prime minister’s office in Jerusalem, March 13, 2017. (photo by Matty Stern/US Embassy Tel Aviv/Handout via Reuters)

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Trump’s envoy surprises Israelis, Palestinians

Sunday, Mar. 26, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

While the Israeli side was disappointed by the US demands to curb settlement construction, the Palestinian side was pleasantly surprised by the approach of President Donald Trump’s envoy Jason Greenblatt.

What are Israel’s Liberman, Fatah’s Dahlan plotting?

Sunday, Mar. 19, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

For former Fatah senior member Mohammed Dahlan, a combination of Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman’s land-swap plan with the integrity of the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative could open up negotiations for an Israeli-Palestinian arrangement.

Can Arab Quartet advance two-state solution?

Sunday, Mar. 12, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi might propose that President Donald Trump meet with the Arab Quartet in order to advance the two-state solution.

What EU’s Mogherini, Tillerson agreed on

Sunday, Mar. 5, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

European Union leaders are exploring new policies on the Middle East, including the idea of convening a Madrid II conference.

What a Palestine-Jordan confederation might look like

Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

US President Donald Trump’s inclination toward a regional peace process has driven the Palestinians to create a new formula for a confederation with Jordan.

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Uri Savir has spent his professional life working on the strategies of peacemaking in Israel. In 1996, he established the Peres Center for Peace and is currently the center's honorary president. In 2011, Savir founded the YaLa Young Leaders online peace movement. On Twitter: @Uri_Savir

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