Lieutenant Colonel (Res.) Eyal Dror is a former IDF officer who spent 24 years in the IDF. Eyal spent the majority of his service time in coordination and liaison units working with the Palestinian population.
From 2016-2018, Eyal established and commanded the Good Neighbor Directorate - an operational unit under the IDF Northern Command - whose function was the management of humanitarian assistance to 250,000 Syrian civilians, in the Israeli Syrian border area, who were severely affected by the civil war in Syria.
In his lecture, Eyal will talk about the achievements of the operation, how it affects the relationship with the Syrian civilians today and what other project the IDF is involved in these days.