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IDF "Chokehold" Image Goes Viral

Middle East Policy Council, August 31, 2015

Images of an Israeli soldier putting a 12-year-old Palestinian in a chokehold have become emblematic of the ...

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Turkey Strikes ISIS, Kurds

Middle East Policy Council, August 4, 2015

Turkey has joined the war against the Islamic State. Following a brazen and bloody suicide attack against local ...

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Turkey Reeling from ISIS Suicide Attack

Middle East Policy Council, July 24, 2015

The targeting and killing of young Turkish activists in the town of Suruç by ISIS extremists has provoked ...

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Israel Pushes Back as Boycott Movement Grows

Middle East Policy Council, July 14, 2015

The Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement, a campaign to put political and economic pressure on Israel to ...

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Israeli Reaction to U.S. Supreme Court Decisions

Middle East Policy Council, July 9, 2015

Last week’s historic Supreme Court decisions in the United States, including the full legalization of gay marriage and the ...

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Assassination of Hisham Barakat Prompts Solidarity and Soul-Searching

Middle East Policy Council, July 6, 2015

The assassination of Hisham Barakat, Egypt’s Prosecutor General, by suspected Islamic militants has delivered a startling and high-profile ...

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