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Hill Forum

Managing, Ending and Avoiding Wars in the Middle East

, January 20, 2015

The following is an unedited transcript of the seventy-ninth in a series of Capitol Hill conferences convened by ...

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Commentary

Will Palestinian UN Diplomacy Bear Fruit?

Middle East Policy Council, January 8, 2015

This week UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said the state of Palestine will become party to the International Criminal Court ...

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Commentary

CIA Torture Program Damages U.S. Standing in the Region

Middle East Policy Council, December 12, 2014

The release of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee report on the CIA’s detention and interrogation program has unleashed, ...

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Commentary

Cow, Crescent and Star in Postcolonial States

Mustafa Malik, December 5, 2014

In November 2014, President Obama accepted India’s invitation to be the chief guest at its Republic Day celebrations. He will ...

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Commentary

Israel's Nationality Bill Proves Divisive, as the Government Falls

Middle East Policy Council, December 3, 2014

In one of its final acts, the Netanyahu government proposed a new bill aimed at recognizing Israel’s Jewish ...

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Journal Essay

Food Insecurity: The Basic Threat in an Overburdened Region

Amal A. Kandeel

Winter 2014, Volume XXI, Number 4

Since the 1980s, after two decades of low and stable international food prices, the world's agricultural commodities markets began to ...

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