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ESRA Five Towns 'Israeli National Security'

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26 September, 19:30

ESRA Five Towns Branch

invite you to a thought-provoking evening on

Israeli National Security
with Guest Speaker: Col. (Ret.) Itamar Yaar, former Deputy Head of the Israel National Security Council for Security Policy.

A thought-provoking discussion on behalf of the Peace & Security Association.

The association supports a viable and sustainable peaceful resolution to the conflict in the Middle East as a necessary step towards ensuring Israel's security and social resilience under any agreement and maintaining its democratic foundation in the long-term.

Colonel (res.) Itamar Yaar is the coordinator of the "Grand Strategy for Israel Forum" and he is a consultant in the field of National Security and Management, to several ministries and organizations. He was a consultant to a leading international company and is an adviser to international experts.

He served as the Deputy Head of the Israeli National Security Council, and Head of the Defense and Security Policy Division, leading the National Security Net Assessment process, policy development and strategic threats. He is also a board member at the Peace and Security Association.

Col. Yaar has served in the IDF for thirty years. His senior positions were commanding officer of an armored brigade, J3 of the Army, head of department in the Defense Staff Planning Branch, and the Defense Attaché in London, Helsinki and Dublin. He still holds a senior position of strategic Planning in the IDF, as a reservist.

In addition, Col. Yaar is a member of the Open University Council, and teaches Public Policy, as part of an International master degree program at Tel Aviv University

He holds an MA in Political Science, a BA in History, and is a graduate of the British Royal College of Defense Studies (London).


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