Featuring Moshe Ya'alon
June 9, 2009
Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Moshe Ya'alon, Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Strategic Affairs in the government of Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu delivered the second annual Zeev Schiff Memorial Lecture on Middle East Security at The Washington Institute on June 9, 2009. From 2002 to 2005, General Ya'alon was IDF chief of the general staff.
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The Washington Institute established the Zeev Schiff Memorial Lecture to honor the late Israeli journalist and longtime Institute associate Zeev Schiff, who passed away in 2007. The inaugural Zeev Schiff Memorial Lecture was delivered by IDF Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Amnon Lipkin-Shahak in June 2008.