The Israel Institute of new Zealand (IINZ) has launched a four part lecture series.

In the series Professor Dov Bing examines the historic connections of Jews and Muslims to Israel and the more contemporary establishment of the State of Israel.

Part 1 of the series looked at the Indigenous Jewish Presence In Israel/Palestine.

Part 2 examines the Arab connection to Israel/Palestine and is available to read .

Part 3 looks at the more contemporary Zionism movement and the Balfour Declaration.

Part 4 is about the post-WWI development of Israel and the land settlement policies.