Ze’ev Binyamin “Benny” Begin is an Israeli geologist and politician. A former member of the Knesset for Likud, he is the son of former Prime Minister of Israel Menachem Begin. In this interview, Benny Begin gives his insights on the Declaration of Principles.
Dr. Dan Schueftan is a senior Israeli academic and director of the National Security Studies Center at the University of Haifa, where he also serves as a senior lecturer in the School of Political Sciences. For over 30 years, Schueftan has served as “a consultant to Israeli decision-makers and to the top echelon of Israel’s foreign policy and defense establishments,” also briefing European and American political leaders and senior officers. He is also the author of several books on contemporary Middle Eastern history.
Schueftan has served as an advisor to Israel’s National Security Council, and to former Prime Ministers Yitzhak Rabin and Ariel Sharon.
Rerun: February 2, 2014
Original Broadcast Date: September 18, 1994