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Commentary

Knesset Approves BDS “Travel Ban” Law

Middle East Policy Council , March 17, 2017

The Israeli parliament has approved a law aimed at supporters of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement. The ...

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Commentary

Conviction of IDF Soldier Divides Israeli Opinion

Middle East Policy Council , February 24, 2017

Elor Azaria, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) soldier who shot dead an incapacitated Palestinian attacker, has been found ...

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Commentary

Is One State Better than Two?

Middle East Policy Council , February 22, 2017

Donald Trump has upended decades of bipartisan U.S. commitment to the goal of an independent Palestinian state alongside ...

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Journal Essay

Israel, Palestine and Nonterritorial Governance: A Reconfigured Status Quo

Stephen Deets

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

The conflict over the future of the West Bank and Gaza Strip has long been at a stalemate. While many ...

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Journal Essay

U.S. Commitments in the Middle East: Advice to the Trump Administration

Derek Chollet, Jake Sullivan, Dimitri Simes, Mary Beth Long

Spring 2017, Volume XXIV, Number 1

The following is a transcript of the eighty-seventh in a series of Capitol Hill conferences convened by the Middle East ...

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Commentary

Rogue Israeli Settlers Evicted Even as New Settlements Authorized

Middle East Policy Council , February 2, 2017

Earlier this week, hundreds of Israeli police officers and soldiers carried out an Israeli High Court order to ...

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