INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE „SERBIAN – ISRAELI RELATIONS“ the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia
On Monday, 25th February 2019, Institute for National and International Security INIS had the pleasure to organize International round table on the topic of improvement relations between Serbia and Israel in cooperation with National Assembly of Serbia and Serbia – Israel Parliamentary friendship group.
-Prof. dr Zoran Dragišić, member of Parliament of National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia, member of INIS, Serbia.
- Prof. dr Vladimir Marinković, Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia and Chairman of the Serbia-Israel Parliamentary friendship group, member of INIS, Serbia.
- Dr Jonathan Fighel, rtd.col. International Disciplinary Center-Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy and Strategy- The International Institute for Countering Terrorism Herzliya, Tel Aviv, Israel, member of INIS.
-Prof.dr Xu Mingqi, Director of Center for European Studies, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, PR Chaina.
- Dr Shaul Shay, International Disciplinary Center-Lauder School of Government, Diplomacy and Strategy- The International Institute for Countering Terrorism Herzliya, Tel Aviv, Israel, member of INIS.
-Brig. gen.prof.dr Ephraim Lapid, Director of Europa Institute of Bari-Ilan University, Tel Aviv, Israel, member of INIS.
- Dr Barak Bouks, Bari-Ilan University in Tel Aviv, Israel.
-Prof.dr John Nomikos, Director at the Research Institute for European and American Studies, Athens, Greece.
-Prof.dr Liliana PopescuBirlan, Prorector at the National School of Political and Administration Studies, Bucharest, Romania.
-Prof.dr Chang Jiadong, the Dean of BRI Institute of Strategy and International Security, FUDAN University, Shanghai, PR China.
-Prof.dr Rastislav Kazansky, Head of the Department of Security Studies at the Faculty of Political Science and International Relations of Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia.
-Prof.dr Teodora Ivanusa, Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Maribor, Slovenia.
-Prof.dr Klaus Lange, Professor, Director of the Institute for Transnational Studies (ITS) Germany.
Prof.dr Nikola Tanic, Founding member of INIS, Serbia.
Prof.dr Ivica Radovic, Founding member of INIS, Serbia.
Prof.dr Vasko Stamenvski, Faculty of Law, Former Major General at the Ministry of the Interior, North Macedonia.
Prof.dr Darko Dimoviski, Professor, Faculty of Law University of Nis, Serbia.
Prof.dr Klara Knapp Lange, Deputy director of the Institute for Transnational Studies (ITS), Germany.
The round table was opened by showing a short film named „God remained silent“ by director Simo Brdar. The movie followed the narration of Sadik Danon – Braco, the last surviving Jew in Serbia who survived the concentration camp Jasenovac in so-called Independent State of Croatia, about the horrors he has witnessed while he was imprisoned in Jasenovac.
After the emotions settled down, prof. Dr Vladimir Marinković, Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia and Chairman of the Serbia-Israel Parliamentary friendship group opened the podium with greetings to all participants and guests who attended.
All participants, as experts in their fields have presented ways for future cooperation in all areas that pose as major problems in both countries. The round table was concluded with the consent of all the participants that, regardless of the good relations between Serbia and Israel, we should all try to make these relations the best they can be.