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Posts Tagged: Trump Saudi Arabia

May 3, 2018 2:57 pm

Trump Has Let Down Israel and Saudi Arabia

After taking office in January 2017, President Trump made it a priority to reaffirm America’s commitment to its Middle East allies, most notably Israel and...

November 29, 2017 3:06 pm

While Saudi Arabia Calls Khameini ‘Hitler,’ New York Jewish Leaders Are Seduced by Iran’s Ally, Qatar

The past few weeks have witnessed an extraordinary and desperate PR and marketing gambit on the part of the government of Qatar -- and it...

November 3, 2017 1:30 pm

Don’t Be So Quick to Trust Saudi Arabia

Close ties between Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and his unofficial counterpart in the US, Jared Kushner, were seen as the basis for US...

June 9, 2017 11:33 am

Our Friends in the Gulf

JNS.org - Gamal Abdel Nasser and Osama bin Laden must be turning in their graves. The decision by Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain...

May 22, 2017 12:07 pm

Trump’s Speech on Radical Islam Praised by US Jewish Groups

JNS.org - Jewish groups praised President Donald Trump’s historic speech in Saudi Arabia calling on Muslim countries to confront Islamic extremism. “A better future is only possible...

May 19, 2017 1:55 pm

Despite Trump’s Israel Missteps, There Are Opportunities for Mideast Peace

JNS.org - By any standards, it was an extraordinary week for US-Israel relations -- and that's before President Donald Trump even arrived in Israel for his official visit. It...

May 18, 2017 7:46 pm

‘Don’t Be Another Obama’ – Saudi Columnist Issues Plea to Trump

Ahead of Donald Trump's arrival in Saudi Arabia on Friday -- making the Islamic Kingdom the first foreign country to receive an official visit from...


Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season

JNS.org - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream

JNS.org - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...


Victorious Iraqi Cleric Seeks to Maneuver Iranian Influence

Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr, whose political bloc was declared the winner of Iraq's parliamentary election, met Hadi al-Amiri, leader of a pro-Iran bloc, on Sunday in what Sadr portrayed as...


Israeli Minister Invites Arab States to Next Year’s Eurovision Contest in...

Israel’s Communications Minister has invited several Arab states to take part in next year’s Eurovision song contest in Jerusalem. Israeli singer...

Middle East

Egypt’s Sisi Orders Gaza Border Opened for Ramadan

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ordered on Thursday that the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip be opened for the whole of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, he...