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"The Secret War With Iran" subject of Bergman talk, Sept. 18

Sep 18, 2008 (All day)
Audience: 
Open to the Public

Ronen Bergman, senior security and intelligence correspondent and analyst for the Israeli newspaper, Yedioth Ahronoth, will present a public talk titled "The Secret War With Iran: The 30-Year Clandestine Struggle Against Israel and the West," at 4:30 pm on Thursday, September 18, in Bowl 016, Robertson Hall, on the Princeton University campus.

Ronen Bergman is an investigative journalist for the Israeli newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth. He is also an anchor on an Israeli television news program and a frequent guest on talk shows. He previously served as a senior staff feature writer for Haaretz.

Bergman is a member of the new Project for Security Studies at Cambridge University and a lecturer in various forums. He also teaches investigative journalism at Tel Aviv University.

He has published numerous articles and academic papers on topics such as Israeli military history, Hamas, Hezbollah and Iranian-funded terrorism and is author of the book “The Secret War with Iran: The 30-Year Clandestine Struggle Against the World's Most Dangerous Terrorist Power” (Free Press, 2008), which describes the three-decade intelligence struggle between Iran and the West.

Bergman is a member of the Israeli Bar, holds a M.Phil degree in international relations, and was awarded a Ph.D by Cambridge University for his dissertation about the Israeli Mossad, the first ever on that subject.

This event is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. It is free and open to the public.

 

09.18.2008
Ronen Bergman, senior security and intelligence correspondent and analyst for the Israeli newspaper, Yedioth Ahronoth