Television and print journalist, who has been covering the Middle East conflict for more than three decades. Specializing in defense and military issues, Mr. Ben David is currently Senior Defense Correspondent for Israel Channel 10 and a contributor to several international publications. He is considered as one of the leading journalists in Israel. Mr. Ben-David has covered all major events in the region in the last three decades, including the first and second Intifada, the assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, the Disengagement from Gaza, Israel’s long war in Lebanon and the recent Gaza conflicts. He has reported from scenes of major global events, such as the 9/11 attacks in NY. Throughout his career, he has created numerous documentary films and series. Alon Ben-David holds a BA in political science from Tel Aviv University and a master’s in public administration from Harvard University. He is a senior research fellow at the Center for International Communication at Bar-Ilan University. Mr. Ben-David frequently lectures throughout the world on topics relating to the Middle East.
a look at Israel’s future in the changing Middle East; the secret wars that Israel is conducting across the region; what are the chances for another major conflict? Is Iran still an existential threat? and what will be the effect of the recent elections? Alon Ben-David, an Israeli veteran military correspondent with the stories and insights you won’t get in the media.
Alon Ben-David, one of Israel’s leading journalists, with an analysis of elections results and their implications on the Israeli society, relations with the US and geo-political position in the region.