Geopolitics

FIVE ‘WHYS’ OF THE TRUMP VISIT TO ISRAEL AND THE PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY

TRUMP VISIT TO ISRAEL

 

BY SETH J. FRANTZMAN 
The US President broke with convention on numerous occasions, but some things seem set in stone in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Why do people brag about a direct flight from Saudi Arabia to Israel?

Will Trump’s Middle East deal work?

Trump’s Middle East


Just prior to US President Donald Trump’s arrival in Jerusalem May 22, the virtual emergency sirens that had screamed in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office had toned down somewhat. The chances that Trump would present his diplomatic initiative here had lessened.

A Saudi embrace against Iran

Trump in Riyadh

Op-ed: A day after leaving Saudi Arabia, the American president’s speech seems to be a continuation of the traditional line adopted by all presidents since the 9/11 attacks. In lieu of the Trump who built his political career on condemning Islam and Muslims, we got Trump’s oath of allegiance to the Sunni narrative in the Middle East.

How Kosovo Poisoned America's Relationship with Russia

F-117 Kosovo

Ted Galen Carpenter
Washington, DC perpetuated and deepened its Balkan blunder a few years after the Bosnia intervention when it intervened in Kosovo. Civil strife in Serbia’s restless, predominantly Albanian province, simmered and then flared in the mid-and late-1990s.

Preparing for War on Hizbullah

Hizbullah

The US and its Arab allies are drawing up plans to suffocate the movement financially as a prelude to eventual militarily action

By Abdel Bari Atwan

 "Information Clearing House" - The US-led war on the Islamic Sate group under the banner of fighting terrorism may be viewed by many, especially by Arab members of the coalition that is waging it, as legitimate. But in our view it increasingly looks like a cover or smokescreen aimed at paving the way, or bestowing legitimacy on, a different war: one aimed at eliminating resistance to Israel in the region, and specifically the Lebanese Hizbullah movement.

GGP: THE CHANGING GEOPOLITICS OF NATURAL GAS IN THE BLACK SEA REGION

BLACK SEA REGION

 
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