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World Review: The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Ignites Again

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Stefan Kornelius, Philip Stephens, and Halley Toosi join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.
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Stefan Kornelius
Philip Stephens
Halley Toosi
Ivo H. Daalder
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As violence escalates between Israel and Hamas, the Financial Times’ Philip Stephens, POLITICO’s Halley Toosi, and Süddeutsche Zeitung’s Stefan Kornelius join Council President Ivo Daalder on “World Review” to discuss the conflict. They’ll also examine whether a US-Iran deal is still possible and how local elections in the United Kingdom will influence the future of the union.

About the Speakers
Foreign Editor, Süddeutsche Zeitung
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Stefan Kornelius has spent over 20 years at Süddeutsche Zeitung. Throughout his career he has covered Germany's Christian Democratic Party (CDU), the chancellorship of Helmut Kohl, and defense issues in Europe. His biography of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, entitled “Angela Merkel, the Chancellor and her World,” has been translated into 13 languages.
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Director of the Editorial Board and Chief Political Commentator, Financial Times
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In 1983, after working as a correspondent for Reuters in Brussels, Philip Stephens joined the Financial Times and has been the economics, political, and UK edition editor. He won the David Watt Prize for Outstanding Political Journalism, Political Journalist of the Year by the UK Political Studies Association, and Political Journalist of the Year in the British Press Awards.
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Foreign Affairs Correspondent, POLITICO
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Nahal (Halley) Toosi joined POLITICO from The Associated Press, where she reported from/served as an editor in New York, Islamabad, Kabul, and London. She was one of the first foreign correspondents to reach Pakistan after the killing of Osama bin Laden and was a finalist for the 2019 National Magazine Award in reporting for her story on the plight of Rohingya Muslims in Bangladesh and Myanmar.
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President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs
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Ivo H. Daalder served as the US ambassador to NATO from 2009 to 2013 prior to becoming president of the Council. Previously, he was a senior fellow in foreign policy studies at the Brookings Institution and served as director for European affairs on President Bill Clinton’s National Security Council. He is the author or editor of ten books.
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