JCRC’s Middle East Forum

Come to a special briefing by the Embassy of Israel with the Counselor for Political Affairs Eliav Benjamin, sponsored by the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Washington. You’ll have the opportunity to learn about today’s realities in the Middle East, the strategic implications of the upcoming UN vote about a unilateral declaration of Palestinian statehood, and current prospects for peace.

WHEN: Tuesday, September 13, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

WHERE: DC JCC, 1529 16th Street NW

RSVP here for this event.  Although the event is free, a suggested donation of $5 is appreciated.

About the speaker: Benjamin has held several positions in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs over the past decade. Before Joining the Ministry, Benjamin worked as Coordinator for Project Otzma.  Holding a BA Degree in Middle Eastern Affairs & Islamic Studies, from Tel-Aviv University, Benjamin is also a member in a number of Government Steering Committees.

The event is also co-sponsored by Adas Israel Congregation, Anti-Defamation League, CAMERA, The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington, Temple Sinai, and Tifereth Israel.