Germany and Iran
Here you will find both my old and my more recent essays on antisemitism, Islamism and the Middle East conflict, as well as papers about Germany’s foreign policy and relationship with its Nazi past. Feel free to distribute these essays online
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What will the new American administration and its European allies do to prevent Iran from getting the bomb?
TELOSscope, February 8, 2021
Das neue Unbehagen. Antisemitismus in Deutschland heute, edited by Olaf Glöckner and Günther Jikeli. Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag, 2019. 264 pages. €19.80 (paper).
Hamburg, January 29, 2020
Presentation on the occasion of "The 14th Tel Aviv University Seminar on Contemporary Antisemitism" in Ein-Gedi (Israel), November 25-27, 2019
Hamburg, 5. Januar 2020
The European-German policy toward Iran has definitively failed with Tehran's gradual exit out or the nuclear agreement. But this is still not recognized in Berlin
TELOSscope (www.telospress.com), May 24, 2019
Berlin's split with Washington on Iran long predates Trump - and it speaks to a dangerous naivety in German strategic thinking.
The American Interest, May 15, 2019
The decades-old taboo against Israelis meeting with Arab leaders had been broken. More and more Arab countries are willing to accept Israel as an ally in the defense against Iran
Indiana University, Bloomington, U.S.A., March 26, 2019
About the meaning of the booklet “Islam and Jewry” and the Bludan Congress of September 1937
Hamburg, July 3, 2018
In the Conflict Over the Nuclear Deal, Germany and the EU Take Iran's Side Against Washington
TELOSscope, May 16, 2018
Islamic antisemitism is a major foreign policy issue: Only governments can stop the flow of hate messages by denouncing and punishing state- and non-state actors.
Hamburg, March 2, 2018
The White House is blackmailing the Europeans to stop them from allowing themselves to be blackmailed by Iran
Hamburg, January 31, 2018
It was not Israel or Zionism that provoked the 1967 war but the latent anti-Zionism and antisemitism in the Arab world and the fact that Nasser was gripped by the same destructive sentiments that he whipped up in the masses.
FATHOM, BICOM's quaterly online journal, March 15, 2017
Keynote speech, delivered at the seminar “Global Jihad, Islamic Radicalism, the the Challenge to Europe”, organized by the Stockholm Free World Forum (Frivärld) and the Institute for Security & Development Policy on May 25, 2016, at Timbro, Stockholm
Hamburg, 18. März 2017
Could This War Against Israel Have Been Prevented?
JEWISH POLITICAL STUDIES REVIEW, (2016), Vol. 26, No. 3-4
After the 11/13 attack - what next?
Berlin, November 21, 2015
Germany and Iran