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Posts Tagged: Trump Middle East

January 1, 2021 11:19 am

Trump’s Flaws Enabled His Middle East Successes

For those of my particular political persuasion, who might be called liberal conservatives or conservative liberals, the spectacle of the Trump presidency has not been...

December 2, 2020 6:33 am

Post-Trump: Challenges and Opportunities in the Middle East - When the dust settles on the Trump presidency, historians will try to assess Donald Trump’s reshuffling of the Obama legacy toward the Middle...

August 14, 2020 10:18 am

Trump Scores Diplomatic Deal With Middle East Allies Before Election

President Donald Trump on Thursday managed to pull off a rare victory for US diplomacy in the Middle East ahead of his Nov. 3 re-election...

January 30, 2020 1:22 pm

A Historic Peace Opportunity That Must Be Seized

On May 14, 1948, a few hours before the declaration of Israel’s establishment, Chaim Weizmann, soon to become the Jewish state’s first president, sent an...

July 11, 2019 4:51 am

The Trump Effect

The initial two and a half years of President Donald Trump’s national security policy have departed sharply from those of President Barack Obama, his predecessor...

May 22, 2019 8:16 am

Should Trump Rethink His Approach to Egypt and the Middle East?

Several weeks ago, Cairo discreetly notified Riyadh and Washington that it was suspending its participation in MESA (the Middle East Strategic Alliance) -- the US-Saudi...

February 20, 2019 9:19 am

Will Trump’s Withdrawal from Syria Endanger the Region and Israel’s Security? - A decision by Donald Trump to pull some 2,000 American special force troops from eastern Syria will provide a boost to Russia and...

October 30, 2018 2:06 pm

Why the Trump Peace Deal Can’t Ignore Jewish Refugees - For some weeks now, governments and opinion-makers have been waiting with baited breath for Donald Trump to unveil his peace plan for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. We’ve had...

June 26, 2018 10:52 am

Trump Cites Middle East Progress, but Mum on Peace Plan

President Donald Trump said on Monday that a lot of progress had been made in the Middle East, but he declined to say when the...

April 11, 2018 4:06 pm

A Delicate Dance Between Israel and Russia in Syria - Israel got an earful from Russia after allegedly bombing a joint Russian-Iranian base in the Homs province of Syria early on Monday. Iran has publicized...

March 1, 2018 9:23 am

Report: US Peace Plan to Include Eastern Jerusalem as Palestinian Capital - US President Donald Trump’s Israel-Palestinian peace plan will call for an independent Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital, the London-based Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper...

January 16, 2018 1:26 pm

The Trump Peace Plan for Israel Won’t Work

President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel occurred against the backdrop of his ambition to devise a comprehensive peace proposal...

August 16, 2017 11:31 am

Time Is Ticking for Trump in Afghanistan

As President Trump wrestles with America's role in Afghanistan, he should first decide what our objectives are today, compared to what we wanted immediately after...

July 28, 2017 4:53 pm

Could the Mideast Use Some ‘Trumpification’?

Germany’s foreign minister, Sigmar Gabriel, recently spoke out against what he called the “Trumpification” of the Middle East. “The recent massive arms deals President Trump made...


Cuba Joins South Africa’s ICJ Case Against Israel

i24 News - Cuba announced its decision to co-sponsor South Africa’s case against Israel in the the International Court of Justice. The statement carried by national media in the isolated socialist...


Israeli Actress Shira Haas Wins Award for Role in Upcoming TV Series...

Israeli actress Shira Haas was awarded the Special Jury Prize at the Monte Carlo Television Festival on Tuesday night for...

Middle East

UN Committee Says Not Enough Evidence to Declare a Famine in Gaza

The United Nations Famine Review Committee (FRC), a panel of experts in international food security and nutrition, has cast doubt on the notion that the northern Gaza Strip is suffering...

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