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Arab Summit

Arab Summit Highlighted Stark Differences Between the US and Its Main Arab Allies in the Fight Against Extremism

Neil Hicks | Posted 05.30.2015 | Politics
Neil Hicks

There is little sign that America's key allies in this fight are paying attention to all of the elements of President Obama's multifaceted approach to countering violent extremism. The forthcoming Arab Summit will further expose these differences. That can only undermine the effectiveness of multilateral cooperation against ISIL.

The Jerusalem Issue

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 05.28.2013 | World
Daoud Kuttab

The incursions are no longer limited to fringe and extremist Jewish groups, but also of the mainstream Israeli politicians.

No Yellow Brick Road for Palestinian UN Bid

Anav Silverman | Posted 09.05.2011 | World
Anav Silverman

The creation of a Palestinian state via the UN will in no way end the Mideast conflict, but will only add another dimension of instability to the region. Nor will it serve the interests of the Palestinian people.

China, Syria, Censorship

Hussain Abdul-Hussain | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Hussain Abdul-Hussain

The bad news is that, unlike China or even Iran, countries like Syria are tightening their grip and getting away with it, or rather receiving world praise for a presumed effort to achieve peace with Israel.

Weekly Foreign Affairs Roundup

Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka

The Week's Top Stories in Foreign Affairs:New Israeli Leadership Sounds the Drumbeat to War Facts: Israeli leader Binyamin Netanyahu, leader of the Li...

Arab Leaders Strive For Unity At Gaza Summit, Saudi King Pledges $1 Bil In Aid

Al Jazeera English | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The crisis in Gaza is topping the agenda of Arab leaders who have gathered in Kuwait for a summit aimed at boosting regional economic growth. King ...