Yaakov Lappin is a military and strategic affairs correspondent. He
also conducts research and analysis for defense think tanks, and is
the Israel correspondent for IHS Jane’s Defense Weekly.

He appears regularly as a guest commentator on defense affairs on international
television and radio news programs.

Yaakov is the former defense correspondent at the Jerusalem Post.

He holds an MA in the History of International Relations from the
London School of Economics and Political Science, and a BA in Politics
and Modern History from the University of Manchester.

He is author of the book The Virtual Caliphate.