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Middle East

Is Trump following in Obama’s footsteps?

Michael Doran, Peter Rough and Michael O’Hanlon
Oct. 20 2017 12:01AM

Instead of acting as liberators, the WWII Allied forces in North Africa ended by propping up fascism, and leaving the Jews to their fate.

Oct. 19 2017 12:40AM

In 1942 a band of Algerian Jews risked all to help the Allies invade North Africa. Then Washington betrayed them. Thus was born modern American Middle East policy.

Oct. 9 2017 12:01AM

Why Americans should care.

Andrew Bernard
Oct. 2 2017 12:01AM

Much as Israel doesn’t.

Dominic Green
Sept. 28 2017 12:01AM

America needs to form as broad an international coalition against Tehran as possible—and simultaneously to develop a strategy for the Middle East as a whole.

Sept. 28 2017 12:01AM

Iran’s economy remains inefficient and inadequate, and Russia’s is in even worse shape. To push both countries back, the only thing America needs is the will to do so.

Sept. 25 2017 12:01AM

The two countries’ shared Middle East interests don’t extend much beyond keeping Assad’s blood-drenched Syrian regime in power. That presents an opportunity.

Sept. 18 2017 12:01AM

While we do need to push back against Iran throughout the Middle East, it’s unrealistic to expect Tehran to have no influence.

Sept. 11 2017 12:01AM

The emirate solution.

Mordechai Kedar
Sept. 8 2017 12:01AM

The policies of the Obama administration led to carnage in Syria, regional chaos, and the rise of Iran and its alliance with Russia. Can the momentum be reversed—without going to war?

Sept. 5 2017 12:01AM

A declaration of intentions.

Gideon Elazar
Aug. 25 2017 12:01AM

As long as Palestinians are led by selfish and corrupt leaders, the two-state solution is unrealistic.

Aug. 16 2017 12:01AM

Bursting the Canaanite myth.

Pinḥas Inbari
Aug. 9 2017 12:01AM