Benedetta Berti

Benedetta Berti is a research fellow at the Institute for National Security Studies, a lecturer at Tel Aviv University and the coauthor of Hamas and Hezbollah: A Comparative Study (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012).


Bringing them to the table could shatter what little consensus remains.

How Egypt and Israel must cooperate to control a dire threat to their national security.

The Arab Spring and the rise of Islamist parties present both opportunities and threats to the region's religious minorities.

The alliance of Iran, Syria, Hezbollah and Hamas has been dealt a blow by the Arab Spring. Will it prove fatal?

Praise for the Arab Spring's democratic motivations is premature. Recent sectarian clashes suggest a much darker outcome.

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April 17, 2014