Jimmy Carter’s Plan to Make the Israel-Palestinian Conflict Worse

In an article in Monday’s New York Times, the ex-president called on the Obama administration to recognize a Palestinian state and ensure that it be accorded full member status in the United Nations. Elliott Abrams responds:

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More about: Israel & Zionism, Jimmy Carter, New York Times, Palestinian statehood

How Israel Can Stand Up to a Belligerent Turkey

Sept. 25 2020

Under the leadership of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Ankara has become increasingly authoritarian, Islamist, and hostile toward Israel and the West more generally. The Turkish government has also indicated that it aspires to alter its maritime border with Greece, and even its border with Syria. Analyzing these changes, and what they term the country’s “bellicose foreign policy,” Efraim Inbar, Eran Lerman, and Hay Eytan Cohen Yanarocak examine the implications for Israel, and how the Jewish state might best respond:

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More about: Israeli Security, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey, U.S. Foreign policy