BERLIN - An Israeli academic was reinstated as a speaker for a slated
October conference on Wednesday afternoon, following Jerusalem Post press
queries. Ronen A. Cohen had been expelled from the conference because of his affiliation with an academic institution located in the settlement
Cohen received an email on Wednesday informing him that the organizers
of the 18th International Congress of DAVO in Berlin on October 6-8 had
"accepted the argument that academic freedom should have priority in
comparison to considerations of international law."