Gershon Baskin
Gershon Baskin

Gershon Baskin is the co-chairman of the Israel Palestine Creative Regional Initiatives, a columnist for the Jerusalem Post and the initiator and negotiator of the secret back channel for the release of Gilad Schalit.  He is also the author of The Negotiator: Freeing Gilad Schalit from Hamas.

Foreigners
Aug. 10 2014 6:30 AMWhat Israel Must Do NowThe Gaza War is a dead end. Here’s how Israel can make something out of it.
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