WATCH: Avi Dichter In The Hotseat On BBC HARDTalk


Avi Dichter, Israel’s Chairman of the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, and former Minister of Internal Security and Shin Bet director, recently appeared on the BBC’s HARDtalk. Here’s what went down.

I think Avi spoke quite well but I would like to have seen him tackle the assumptions of “occupation” (as opposed to disputed territories) and a peace settlement necessitating a Judenrein palestinian state.

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