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Trump's Plan for Middle East Peace Could Actually Work - Foreign Policy (blog)

JERUSALEM, ISRAEL - MAY 23: (ISRAEL OUT) US President Donald Trump (L) and Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shake hands after delivering a speech during a visit to the Israel Museum on May 23, 2017 in Jerusalem, Israel. U.S. President Donald ...and more »

Language Lessons - Foreign Affairs

One of the most striking aspects of U.S. President Donald Trump's first months in office has been his focus on solving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Trump has often referred to a peace agreement between the two antagonists as the “ultimate deal ...and more »

Diplomat in chief: How did Trump do on his first Middle East visit? - The Conversation US

Jeremy Pressman does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Partners. University of ...and more »

The Art of the Middle East Peace Deal - U.S. News & World Report

President Donald Trump has a real opportunity to broker an accord between Israel and the Palestinians. (Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images). Prospects for peace have never been higher. The Art of the Middle East Peace Deal. President Donald Trump has a real ...and more »

By backing Saudi Arabia's vision of the Middle East, Trump may be sowing the seeds of conflict - Washington Post

ISTANBUL — In a speech intended to galvanize Arab and Muslim leaders against threats from extremists and Iran, President Trump demanded unity from his audience in Saudi Arabia, and focus. “One goal transcends every other consideration,” he said to the ...and more »

What Trump not signing a Jerusalem embassy waiver would really mean - Washington Post

On Thursday, President Barack Obama's last waiver pursuant to the Jerusalem Embassy Act will expire. Absent a new waiver by President Trump, the provisions of the law will go into full effect. Trump promised during his campaign to move the embassy, a ...and more »

Trump visits Saudi Arabia, Kremlin shrugs - Al-Monitor

Russia may be keeping quiet publicly about Donald Trump's relations with Saudi Arabia, but Trump's recent trip to the kingdom raises some interesting questions for Moscow. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst. (Right to left) Jordan's King Abdullah II, Saudi Arabia ...and more »

6-day war begets 50 years of conflict for Israel - The Hindu

This combination of pictures created on May 11, 2017 shows a file photo (L) released by the Israeli Government Press office (GPO) and taken on June 7, 1967 of then Israeli paratroopers Tzion Karasenti (L), Yitzhak Yifat (C) and Chaim Oshri (R) standing ...and more »

Netanyahu: Israeli land swaps with Palestinians won't bring peace - The Jerusalem Post

Netanyahu also said that any peace agreement with the Palestinians would require an Israeli military presence in all of the West Bank. By ARIEL WHITMAN. May 30, 2017 12:20. 2 minute read. > Netanyahu: Israel doesn't have 'diplomatic blank check' from ...and more »

Gifts and Gaffes on Trump's Excellent Adventure - Bloomberg

Well, he didn't start a war or anything. But he blew a chance to make progress with NATO. by. Tobin Harshaw. @TobinHarshaw More stories by Tobin Harshaw. 260. May 27, 2017, 5:00 AM PDT. Special relationship. Photographer: Pool. Overseas trips are great ...and more »