Yossi Melman, "Israel, is one of Israel's leading investigative reporters, as well as a feature writer and intelligence commentator for the daily Ha'aretz newspaper. He has written several highly acclaimed books on clandestine diplomacy, terrorism, and intelligence, including Every Spy A Prince, which was a bestseller in the United States, Israel, Poland and Germany and was published in over a dozen other countries. His most recent book, The Nuclear Sphinx of Teheran: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and the State of Iran, investigates the political, economic, and strategic background to Iran's nuclear program and the surprising rise to power of its president. Melman is a panelist for The Washington Post's Globalpost website and a contributor to U.S. British and German media. He was a 1990 Nieman fellow at Harvard."