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Mideastinsider.com is the blog of Gabriel Mitchell.
 
Gabriel (Gabi) Mitchell is the US Representative of Mitvim – the Israeli Institute for Regional Foreign Policies. His research interests include energy politics, Israeli foreign policy, Israel-Turkey relations, regional cooperation in the Eastern Mediterranean, and everything Menachem Begin.
 
Before joining the Mitvim Institute, Gabriel was a research fellow at the Shalem Center and the Hudson Institute, as well as a breaking news editor at the Times of Israel. He has written extensively on Israel-Turkey relations and domestic Turkish and Israeli politics, publishing in The Jerusalem Post, The National Interest, The American Interest, Turkish Policy Quarterly, and The New Republic. 
 
A veteran of the IDF’s Armored Corps, Gabriel also holds an MA in political science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and is currently completing his PhD in Government & International Affairs at Virginia Tech. He currently resides in Northern Virginia with his wife and two daughters.
  
If you are interested in contacting Gabriel about a possible speaking event, please email him at gmitchell@mitvim.org.il.
 
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