Fellow, International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) & journalist, commentator and News presenter at channel 11 KAN NEWS and channel 1, Israeli TV
Amir Bar Shalom is an Associate at the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT), Reichman University, Herzliya. Bar Shalom is a journalist, commentator and News presenter at channel 11 KAN NEWS and channel 1, Israeli TV .former Anchor of: morning news “Good Morning Israel”, “yoman”- Israeli main weekend news edition, “mabat” – Israeli main evening news edition, “hadshot hayom”- kan news daily main news summery. Former Head of Military Desk and security analyst- Channel 1, Head of political desk KAN NEWS.
Amir Journalism’s work at Channel 1 started at 1994 since 2000 – Ongoing coverage –of security/defense events in Israel and overseas. Coverage includes IDF (Israel Defense Forces), Defense Ministry, secret service (shabak), Mossad and other security mechanisms in the various ministries. Daily reports on security issues, live broadcasts, joining dozens of operations in Gaza Strip and Bank including classified operations. Chief broadcaster in disengagement operation from Gaza Strip and northern Samaria. Chief broadcaster in second Lebanon War. Special mission correspondent in Europe covering ISIS terror attacks.
Combat soldier and officer, Givati Brigade, IDF
Instructor at Officers School
Rifle Company commander, Shaked Battalion, Givati Brigade
Service in reserves with rank of Major
B.L. – Law – Academic College, Kiryat Ono.
B.A. – Political Science – Hebrew University, Jerusalem
Graduate of Journalism course – Israel Television, Channel I