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Netanyahu Brings in the Far-Right

Middle East Policy Council, May 24, 2016

Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu recently rejected a French proposal for peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians. Meanwhile, ...

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Palestinians and Israelis Reflect on Nakba Day

Middle East Policy Council, May 17, 2016

On Nakba Day (May 15th), Palestinians remember their exile from their ancestral homeland as well as their suffering in ...

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Speech

America’s Continuing Misadventures in the Middle East

Ambassador Chas W. Freeman, Jr. (USFS, Ret.) | Senior Fellow, the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, May 13, 2016

Since the end of the Cold War, we’re had a lot of very instructive experience in the Middle East.  ...

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Is the United States to Blame for Syria?

Middle East Policy Council, May 4, 2016

As clashes among the various armed groups in Syria continue unabated, the regional press likewise continues to debate ...

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Commentary

A Window of Opportunity for Peace in Yemen?

Middle East Policy Council, May 2, 2016

Two recent developments have changed the dynamic of the ongoing conflict in Yemen. First, the Houthi rebels agreed to ...

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Xenophobia and Anti-Immigrant Sentiment in the West

Middle East Policy Council, April 28, 2016

The unprecedented wave of migrants arriving on European shores from the Middle East and North Africa has led to ...

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