Yossi Mekelberg is an associate fellow with the Middle East and North Africa Programme at Chatham House. Mekelberg is currently an adjunct professor at Webster University in Tashkent Uzbekistan. His fields of expertise include the politics of the Middle East, Israeli politics, the Middle East peace process, international relations theory and US foreign policy towards the MENA region. Yossi is also currently a weekly columnist for Arab News and serves as a member of the Human Rights Watch London Committee. He tweets at @YMeckelberg.
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