Eran Efrati is an investigative researcher into the Israeli military. He formerly served as the chief researcher of Breaking the Silence, an organization of veteran Israeli soldiers working to raise awareness about the reality in the Occupied Territories. In this capacity, he collected testimonies from IDF soldiers, guided political tours to the West Bank and lectured before Israeli and international audiences. His collected testimonies appear in the booklet “Operation Cast Lead” and their most recent release “Our Harsh Logic.” Since leaving Breaking the Silence, his investigative reports appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post and The Guardian, among others. Today his research is focused on international military and police partnerships and the global arms trade.