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29
Nov
2016

End of the Sarkozy Era and François Fillon’s Return to Gaullist Values

Do primaries reflect a French turn to the Right? Read More »

24
Nov
2016

Abbas in a Race against Time to Choose Successor

According to Fatah sources, Abbas intends to retire and move to Qatar. Read More »

15
Nov
2016

Europe in Shock after Donald Trump’s Victory

Trump breaks European political and diplomatic norms Read More »

14
Nov
2016

Saudi Arabia and the Palestinian Authority – Ties Are Fraying

Why did the Saudis suspend aid to the Palestinian Authority? Read More »

11
Nov
2016

Trump’s Election Upsets the Palestinian Authority’s Diplomatic Campaign Against Israel

Plan to expel Israel from the UN thwarted? Read More »

10
Nov
2016

Middle East Looks to America for Leadership

The countries of the Middle East are looking for America to be an ally. Read More »

3
Nov
2016

Lebanon under General Michel Aoun – A Profile and a Preliminary Assessment

President must walk a tightrope at age 81 Read More »

1
Nov
2016

Have Some of the Palestinian Security Forces Gone Rogue?

Another attack on Israelis by a Palestinian officer. Read More »

30
Oct
2016

Dore Gold Returns to Head the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs

Gold returns after serving as Director General of the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs Read More »

30
Oct
2016

UNESCO’s Regrettable Self-Assisted Suicide

UNESCO denies Jewish and Christian ties to Jerusalem Read More »

26
Oct
2016

The Battle for Mosul and Its Aftermath

Who are the actors and why Turkey may not follow the script Read More »

9
Oct
2016

Why Russia and Iran Are Abetting the Syrian Government

The three countries seek a Sunni-free region Read More »

22
Sep
2016

Will the Obama-Netanyahu Talks Impact on U.S. Elections?

Words in New York and actions in the Middle East Read More »

13
Sep
2016

A Shift in the Islamic Center of Gravity?

Iran and Saudi Arabia argue over which is the holiest city. Read More »

7
Sep
2016

Israel’s Rights in the Territories under International Law

Reference to the “Palestinian territories” is a complete fallacy. Read More »