Special Advisor on the Middle East

Tony Klug is a senior advisor on the Middle East to the Oxford Research Group, a consultant to the Palestine Strategy Group and the Israel Strategic Forum and an international board member of the Palestine-Israel Journal. He has written and lectured extensively about Israeli-Palestinian issues since the early 1970s, when he first proposed a Palestinian state alongside Israel (later known as the “two-state solution”). His doctoral thesis was on the Israeli occupation of the West Bank between the wars of 1967 and 1973. Tony worked for many years at the international secretariat of Amnesty International, where he headed the International Development programme