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Raffi Berg, author of “Red Sea Spies”

December 27, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

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$10

Red Sea Spies

Raffi Berg, author of Red Sea Spies, talks about the true story of a daring Mossad operation to smuggle Ethiopian Jews from Sudan using a fake holiday village as cover.

Lecture is on Zoom
Sunday, December 27
11:00am-12:00pm

Raffi Berg is the Middle East editor of the BBC News website. A journalist for nearly 30 years, he has a particular interest in events in Israel, from where he has reported extensively in times of war and peace. He graduated in Modern and Medieval History from the London School of Economics, and was a student of Jewish and Israel studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Raffi is based in London, where he lives with his family.

Watch the movie Red Sea Diving Resort  – currently on Netflix to get a sense of this amazing story.
… and the real story is even  more remarkable.

Previously in this series…Margaret MacMillan on her new book “War – How Conflict Shaped Us”  in Conversation with Iain Scott

An outstanding event!

 

 

 

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Date:
December 27, 2020
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Cost:
$10
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ontario Canada

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