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Netanyahu continues to look the other way as pressure mounts

Thousands of young people marched in Tel Aviv over the weekend…
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With his Jerusalem play, Trump grasps a nettle others feared

President Donald Trump made a historic announcement on Wednesday,…
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Qatar, Saudi Arabia open crack in united front against Iran

A nasty war of words has broken out between two bittersweet allies…
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Trump's Tomahawks and the Abu Nidal Factor

In June 1982, US Secretary of State Alexander Haig warned Israeli…
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Trump, Syria, and the Muslim Brotherhood

In 2012, then-US secretary of State Hillary Clinton was quot­ed…
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Putin seeks to be peacemaker in Syria — on his terms in Kazakhstan

A new round of Syria talks called by Russian Presi­dent Vladimir…
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Guterres faces Herculean task of rescuing UN

When the United Nations’ first sec­retary-general, Trygve…
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Putin’s Machiavellian endgame in Syria

By all accounts, the Syrian Army and its Russian al­lies will…
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Trump and Syria

Along with the rest of the world, Syrians are trying to figure…