Welcome to The Times of Israel’s Daily Briefing, your 15-minute audio update on what’s happening in Israel, the Middle East, and the Jewish world, from Sunday through Thursday.
Diplomatic correspondent Lazar Berman and senior analyst Haviv Rettig Gur appear on today’s podcast with host Jessica Steinberg.
Berman and Rettig Gur discuss the outcomes and meaning of last week’s nuclear talks with Iran in Vienna, looking at the various reactions to the meetings.
Berman speaks about President Isaac Herzog’s official ceremony to receive incoming US ambassador Tom Nides on Sunday, which included more talk about Israel’s stance on Iran.
He also offers a brief preview of Foreign Minister Yair Lapid’s visit to Cairo this week, the latest in a series of high-level contacts between Israel and Egypt.
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