Uri Savir

Gen. Majid Faraj (L) whispers to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas during a meeting in Ramallah, West Bank, April 1, 2014. (photo by ABBAS MOMANI/AFP/Getty Images)

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Israel, Palestinians anticipate return of the generals

Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

The Israeli and the Palestinian political systems are preparing for the post-Netanyahu and post-Abbas periods, when security challenges will only increase.

Palestinians warn Abbas could dismantle PA in 2018

Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

Palestinians warn that President Mahmoud Abbas might decide at the beginning of 2018 to dismantle the Palestinian Authority and cancel the Oslo Accord.

The EU, headed by France and Germany, could replace US on Mideast

Sunday, Jul. 30, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

With US President Donald Trump largely working solo on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the EU is preparing its own initiative, which might be launched next fall.

Palestinians, Israelis disappointed over US envoy's talks

Sunday, Jul. 23, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

The Palestinian leadership believes that much of the Trump administration’s efforts on the Israeli-Palestinian issue are focused on economic confidence-building measures, not advancing the two-state solution.

Palestinians disappointed over Israeli Labor primaries

Sunday, Jul. 16, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

Palestinian leadership in Ramallah is disappointed over Isaac Herzog losing the Labor Party’s primaries, as they were hoping that Herzog would join the Netanyahu government and advance regional negotiations.

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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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