ALAN BAKER

Alan Baker

The author, an Israeli international lawyer, served as legal counsel for the Foreign Ministry and as Israel’s ambassador to Canada. He has participated in several sessions of the General Assembly’s legal committee. He was seconded to the legal office of the UN, and has since then, after returning to Israel, been involved in the negotiation and drafting of the various peace agreements and related documentation. He is presently director of the International Law Program at the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs.

The Trump plan, political wisdom and double standards – opinion

06/10/2020
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks during a leadership meeting in Ramallah, in the Israeli-o

Abbas's latest tantrums could harm the Palestinians more than the Israelis

05/27/2020

Repatriate missing soldiers and civilians

12/05/2019
ISRAEL’S PRIME Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shakes hands with European Union foreign policy chief Fed

The EU’s hypocritical, patronizing attitude toward Israel

10/03/2019

The ICC’s decision not to investigate the U.S. in Afghanistan

04/23/2019
Saeb Erekat

Saeb Erekat, Airbnb and BDS

11/22/2018
A BEDUIN SCHOOLGIRL looks out the window of her classroom at the Al-Khan al-Ahmar school.

Why is the ICC prosecutor interfering in Khan al-Ahmar?

10/25/2018
Palestinians prepare an incendiary device attached to a kite before trying to fly it over the border

From incendiary kites to burning tires

06/18/2018
Holocaust Remembrance Day events 150

Trivializing and paying lip service to antisemitism

01/31/2018
nucear

‘The Middle East and World War III – Why No Peace?’

01/01/2018
THE OPENING of the 39th general conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultura

What goes for UNESCO goes also for the UN

11/02/2017

'The case for closing the UN' is Science fiction for now

10/01/2017

Jordan breaking international law, peace treaty with ambassador refusal

08/17/2017
UNESCO

UNESCO’s latest resolution on Jerusalem: Much of the same

05/03/2017
A road sign in English, Hebrew, and Arabic points to the Israeli settlement of Susiya

The curious State Department announcement on Israeli settlements

08/01/2016
A Palestinian protester throws a Molotov cocktail towards Israeli security forces

International funding of salaries to terrorists

07/19/2016

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