To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

Open menu Search

ISDEF 2017: Perceptions and challenges of war

7th June 2017 - 15:34 GMT | by Richard Thomas in Tel Aviv


A day after the anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy, which saw the beginning of the end of the Nazi occupation of Europe, Israeli officials are troubled by the continent's perception of Israel and the different challenges that today’s wars present.

Miri Eisin, deputy head of the combat intelligence corps of the Israeli Defence Forces, said that Israel found itself winning battles but losing the war of public perception in the aftermath.

Delivering a presentation at the ISDEF 2017 exhibition in Tel Aviv, Eisin claimed that Western and Northern Europe had become a post-colonial, post-national, post-religious, post-holocaust society. 


Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 2 free stories per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
Start your free trial
Richard Thomas


Richard Thomas

Richard Thomas is the Senior Editor, Naval at Shephard Media. Richard joined the company in …

Read full bio

Share to