Posts Tagged

Middle East peace process

Bush letter

President Obama came into office determined to create more “daylight” between the U.S. and Israel. But, as was evident from his first days in office...
John Kerry

If one looks only at the main talking points, there was nothing new in yesterday’s speech by Secretary of State John Kerry about the Middle...
Iran

For those who thought that the Obama administration would fade away quietly in its last weeks in office without a parting shot at Israel, Secretary...
Barack Obama

If the Associated Press is to be believed, it looks like months of speculation about whether President Obama will get in a parting shot at...
trump

What assumptions can we make about U.S. foreign policy in the next four years, especially with regard to the Middle East?The first, I think, is...
Abbas

The most notable attendee among the many world leaders who came to Israel to attend the funeral of Shimon Peres was the one who had...
Shimon Peres

The tone of many of the tributes being heard or published outside of Israel about the passing of Shimon Peres have focused almost entirely on...
Democrats

When President Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu in New York tomorrow, where both are attending the meeting of the United Nations General Assembly,...
Balfour Declaration

This week, the leaders of the Palestinian Authority decided to take action. It wasn’t to reform their corrupt government, make progress toward genuine peace, or...
Egypt

In the next few days, the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization will vote on a resolution that will follow up on their past...
Palestinians

As the New York Times’ Jerusalem bureau chief from 1979 to 1994, David Shipler was was the focus of a great deal of justified criticism...
Netanyahu

After the much-anticipated French-sponsored Middle East peace conference ended last Friday with a whimper rather than a bang, Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s critics were quick...