Chris Mitchell’s firsthand experiences and reporting uniquely qualify him to address the major trends and developments sweeping the Middle East and affecting the world. With an eye on the front page of the newspapers and the pages of the Bible, Mitchell provides a biblical perspective for readers. Mitchell has served as the Bureau Chief for CBN News since August 2000, living and working in Jerusalem since that time and has worked for CBN since 1989. Mitchell’s books include Dateline Jerusalem: An Eyewitness Account of Prophecies Unfolding in the Middle East, Destination Jerusalem: ISIS, Convert or Die, Christian Persecution and Preparing for the Days Ahead, and ISIS, Iran and Israel: What You Need to Know about the Mideast Crisis and the Upcoming War.
Danny Ayalon is a modern diplomat who has served at the nexus of Israeli foreign policy. He served as foreign policy advisor to three consecutive Israeli Prime Ministers – Benyamin Netanyahu (Likud), Ehud Barak (Labor), and Ariel Sharon (Kadima), participating in peace talks and shaping foreign policy throughout the 1990s. In 2002, Prime Minister Sharon sent Ayalon to be Israel’s Ambassador to United States. He later was elected to Israel’s parliament and served as the Deputy Foreign Minister of Israel. Ambassador Ayalon is the founder of “The Truth About Israel,” a notfor-profit company whose mission is to educate and train the public about the facts of Israel in today’s world.