Syria, Pompeo Speech in Cairo, Iran Conference in Poland – Jan. 16, 2019

Exclusive JINSA National Leadership Conference Call

Michael Makovsky, PhD

IDF MG (ret.) Yaakov Amidror

Mike Amidror
JINSA President & CEO
Distinguished Fellow at JINSA’s Gemunder Center for Defense and Strategy;
Former National Security Advisor to Prime Minister Netanyahu

Wednesday, January 16
4:30pm (EST)

– Press Welcome –

This call is open exclusively to past program participants and supporters of JINSA’s National Leadership, which starts at an annual contribution of $1,000. To find out more about our National Leadership, please contact Ethan Pupkin at or call 202-667-3900.

IDF Major General (ret.) Yaakov Amidroris a Gemunder Center for Defense and Strategy Distinguished Fellow. General Amidror was formerly the National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister of Israel, as well as the head of the National Security Council, from 2011-2013. During his 36-year career in the IDF, Maj. Gen. Amidror served as Commander of IDF Military Colleges, Military Secretary for the Minister of Defense, Director of the Intelligence Analysis Division, and as Intelligence Officer for the Northern Command. Maj. Gen. Amidror received a Master’s degree in Political Science from the University of Haifa, and has authored several books on intelligence and military strategy, including Winning Counterinsurgency War: The Israeli Experience.

Dr. Michael Makovskyis President and CEO of the Jewish Institute for National Security of America (JINSA), which he joined in 2013. JINSA is dedicated to educating Congressional, military and civilian national security decision-makers on American defense and strategic interests, primarily in the Middle East, the cornerstone of which is a robust U.S.-Israeli security cooperation.