On Monday, August 26, 2013 The Jerusalem Press Club hosted a briefing with Dr. Yuval Steinitz, Minister of International Affairs, Strategy and Intelligence, discussing recent developments in the Middle East.
Dr. Yuval Steinitz, Minister of International Affairs, Strategy and Intelligence since March 2013. Finance Minister March 2009 – March 2013. Knesset Member since July 1999. Chairman, Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee. Published dozens of articles, mostly on security & diplomacy, in Israeli and foreign newspapers and periodicals, including: Ha’aretz, Yediot Aharonot, Ma’ariv, Ma’arachot, Jerusalem Post, New York Times and Commentary. Academic career: 1992-1999: Philosophy professor (senior lecturer) at Haifa University. Chosen as distinguished lecturer two years in a row. Published four philosophy books, which received great public acclaim in Israel. His book, Invitation to Philosophy (1987), is the most popular philosophy book in Israel history, printed in 40 editions so far.