Episode Number
57
NEST CEO Moty Cristal hails Bennett's first meeting with Biden 
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Ben Caspit talks this week with Moty Cristal, CEO and founder of NEST Consulting. Lt. Col. (res) Cristal, who served in the past as a negotiator and adviser in the prime minister’s office, comments on the Aug. 27 meeting between US President Joe Biden and Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett. According to Cristal, "The chemistry between the two leaders was good because Bennett really came prepared and humble." He further explains that Bennett approached the meeting with a lot of respect to the gap in age and experience vis-à-vis Biden, almost as a son to his father.  
Links:
-Bennett, Biden meet, feature friendship and understanding on Iran - Al-Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East
-Bennett’s meeting with Biden overshadowed by Afghanistan attacks - Al-Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East
-Iran, Hezbollah, Lebanon top Bennett's agenda with Biden - Al-Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East
-Israel’s dilemma over its ‘war between wars’ - Al-Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East
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