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Ben Dror-Yemini, LLB Biography

Title:
Opinion-Editor of the Israeli newspaper Maariv and former spokesman for the Israeli Ministry of Immigration Absorption
Position:
Pro to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

“I have been for the two-state solution for many years… I don’t want the Palestinians to be denied their self-determination.”

“Stalwart Israeli Journalist Takes a Stand For His Country,” JWeekly, Apr. 21, 2011

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with PhDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Opinion-Editor, Maariv, 2003-present
  • Former Spokesman and Adviser, Israeli Ministry of Immigration Absorption
Education:
  • LLB, Tel Aviv University
  • BA, Humanities and History, Tel Aviv University
Other:
  • Born in Tel-Aviv to a Yemenite Jewish family
Quoted in:
  1. Should Palestinian Refugees Have the Right of Return?