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Itai Shapira


Itai Shapira is a retired colonel from the Israeli Defense Intelligence, with over 25 years of experience in various analytical roles. He is currently a PhD candidate at the University of Leicester studying Israeli intelligence culture, and the Director of the Red Team Thinking Academy. Itai has published articles about intelligence and strategy issues in Intelligence and National Security, War on the Rocks, Defense one, RealClear Defense, The National Interest, and Strategic Assessment.

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