His Excellency Mr. Amir Maimon is the recently appointed Ambassador of the State of Israel to Australia, following an extensive career in the Israel Defense Force and the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

After a 14-year military career in the paratroopers unit of the IDF, (Ret) Lt. Colonel Maimon joined the Foreign Service. He has held diplomatic posts in London, Canada, Turkey, Ethiopia, and Washington.

Mr. Maimon served as the first Ambassador of the State of Israel to Lithuania, along with other notable appointments within the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Israeli National Defense College.

David Bedein serves as Director of The Center for Near East Policy Research and he follows the UNRWA trail, exposing their malfeasances. We will discuss a short video titled ‘UNRWA ignites Jerusalem’ that can be found on his website and consider how UNRWA is managing its affairs, given that it is experiencing a large shortfall in funding.

‘The Israel Connexion’ can be heard this Wednesday March 30th at 4-5 pm on J-AIR, repeated Friday 1-2 pm. You can find previous podcasts for the show at OmnyStudio.

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David Schulberg