The discussions assessed the changes in Turkey's role in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict following the recent warfare in Gaza; identified new opportunities and devised recommendations for their implementation; and sought new paths for improving Turkey-Israel ties in light of the new regional realities.
Various perspectives including the Israeli, Turkish, and Palestinian points of view were presented by the panelists:
-Dr. Nimrod Goren, Mitvim Institute
-Assoc. Prof. Dr. Şaban Kardaş, ORSAM
-Dr. Arad Nir, Channel 2 News
-Yoav Stern, Schocken and Mitvim Institute
-Muhammed Ammash, GPoT Center
The policy dialogue, launched in 2012, is a second-track channel that brings together Israeli and Turkish experts to support rapprochement between Turkey and Israel and to jointly analyze regional developments. It consists of a series of private and public roundtables, meetings, and events, leading to a set of policy recommendations and publications.
For a brief summary of the 4th Israel-Turkey Policy Dialogue of the Mitvim Institute and GPoT Center download the meeting report here.