Uri Savir

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas stands on a podium during a reception ceremony at the Queen Alia International Airport in Amman, March 28, 2017.  (photo by REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed)

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How Abbas is prepping for expected surge in nationalist sentiment

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

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is pinning his hopes on Egyptian and Jordanian pressure on the Trump administration to engage in a two-state solution process within a regional framework.

Trump's envoy pushing two-state solution as Abbas' US visit nears

Sunday, Apr. 9, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

US President Donald Trump's stance on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been vague so far, but initial signs indicate that an attempt at an Israeli-Palestinian deal is not out of the question.

Will EU take the lead on two-state solution?

Sunday, Apr. 2, 2017 | Uri Savir, Columnist

The European Union is developing a new Middle East policy, which will not depend on the Trump administration.

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.

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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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