Total 5 Posts
On what the disappointment felt by just a few world leaders after Trump’s defeat actually means.
‘Beta testing’ of bold ideas is rare in foreign affairs, but the UAE and Bahrain have provided just such a test case for the Saudis in their own push to normalise relations with Israel.
Israel and the United Arab Emirates weren’t at war, so their new deal is not really a peace accord. Nor does it satisfy the Palestinians, who need Arab nations to support their drive for statehood.
Palestinians will never be convinced a deal with Israel is worth making if annexation is packaged as peace.5 min read
A view from the West Bank on Donald Trump’s “deal of the century” for Israel and Palestine.
Attack on Saudi oil facility reminds us of the distorting effect of the Middle East on American politics.5 min read
It is becoming increasingly apparent that Trump will start a war in 2020 as his first term season finale, Greg Camp writes.