Enemy of My Enemy: Trump's Anti-Iran Coalition Crumbles as Muslim Allies Balk - Sputnik International

During US President Donald Trump's visit to the Middle East, he outlined his vision of the region's future: to build an alliance of Muslim states to contain Iran and bring stability to the Arab World. But this plan has already shown cracks, as the ...

Trump Expected to Delay U.S. Embassy Move to Jerusalem: Sources - U.S. News & World Report

FILE PHOTO - The front of the U.S. embassy is seen in Tel Aviv, Israel January 20, 2017. REUTERS/Amir Cohen/File Photo - RTSWUQG Reuters. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is expected this week to delay relocating the U.S. Embassy ...

Neither peace nor war possible in Mideast without Turkey - Daily Sabah

Syrians walk among damaged buildings on a street filled with debri at the mountain resort town of Zabadani in the Damascus countryside, Syria, May 18. The fate of the Middle East is depending on Turkey's next moves, whether the U.S., Russia or the ...

State Department Flak Reveals Key Pillar of Saudi Arabia's Dictatorship: U.S. Silence - AlterNet

Asked about Iran's elections and Saudi Arabia's lack of them, Stuart Jones says a whole lot of nothing. By Jefferson Morley / AlterNet. May 31, 2017, 7:26 AM PDT. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Google+ Share to ...

Trump expected to renew waiver postponing US embassy move to Jerusalem - JerusalemOnline

According to senior administration official, Trump fears that moving the embassy to a disputed territory might harm the possibility of peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians. May 31, 2017, 6:50PM Omri Ariel. Topics: Donald Trump; ,; Jerusalem ...

Did President Trump Deliver on His First Overseas Trip? - Jewish Exponent

As I began writing this piece, President Donald Trump was flying on Air Force One heading to Saudi Arabia. There, he met with leaders from the Gulf Arab states and others from across the Muslim world. He then traveled to Israel to meet with both ...

Marc Thiessen: Trump's trip was his best week in office. Here's how he can repeat that success. - Salt Lake Tribune

President Donald Trump just returned from a foreign trip that was the single most successful eight-day stretch of his presidency. But almost as soon as he landed at Joint Base Andrews, he abandoned the approach that gave him his best week in office ...

Trump Expected to Renew Waiver to Keep Embassy in Tel Aviv - NBCNews.com

President Donald Trump on Thursday is expected to renew a six-month waiver that will keep the U.S. embassy in Israel in Tel Aviv instead of moving it to Jerusalem, two U.S. officials confirmed to NBC News. Image: Exterior of the US Embassy building in ...

Trump expected to keep US embassy in Tel Aviv - MyHighPlains

WASHINGTON (CNN) - President Donald Trump is expected to renew the waiver that keeps the US embassy in Tel Aviv, avoiding, for now, a controversial move to Jerusalem, several senior administration and diplomatic sources told CNN. Trump promised ...

Tr(i)ump(h) in Saudi Arabia? - InsideSources

As President Trump escaped a Washington shocked by his efforts to nix an FBI investigation into his campaign's alleged collusion with Russia during the 2016 election, he landed in a Middle East in which endemic tension and conflict are far worse. It ...

Israel seeks to prevent creation of Palestinian state: Analyst - Press TV

Israel will seek to prevent the establishment of an independent Palestinian state in the occupied territories at any cost, says Mark Glenn, an American author and political analyst. “Israel considers any Palestinian state within that territory, which ...

LETTER: U.S. headed down wrong path of war - MyCentralJersey.com

President Donald Trump's regional “peace” summit to fight terrorism with Saudi Arabia insults Americans' intelligence. A weapons deal brokered by Trump amounting to more than $300 billion over a 10-year period is not a tool of “peace” in the region. Sen.

Through 'severe pressure,' US can impose a two-state solution on Israel — Nathan Thrall - Mondoweiss

Nathan Thrall is the author of an important new book, The Only Language They Understand: Forcing Compromise in Israel and Palestine. On May 24, Scott Roth and I interviewed him at the Jerusalem Hotel in occupied Jerusalem. Thrall began by relating a ...

No peace with Israel without army withdrawal: Spokesman - Anadolu Agency

The Palestinians will not sign any peace agreements with Israel as long as the latter maintains a military presence on Palestinian land, Palestinian Authority spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeineh said Wednesday. Abu Rudeineh made the assertion following ...

Trump is about to show his hand on a big Israel campaign promise - Business Insider UK

Donald Trump Benjamin Netanyahu US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shake during then visit to the Israel museum in Jerusalem, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner. President Donald Trump has ...

US Support for Saudi Arabia Tough to Explain for Top State Department Official - Newsweek

A high-ranking State Department official appeared to become flustered Tuesday after he was questioned about the U.S.' support for Saudi Arabia, despite the oil-rich kingdom's rejection of democratic ideals. Stuart Jones, who was appointed as U.S. ...

There is no peace in the Middle East without Iran - HuffPost

Donald Trump might have missed the most positive news from the Middle East last week. It was not his antagonistic declarations in Riyadh, Israel, Brussels and Italy. It came from Iran: President Hassan Rouhani had managed the tour de force to be ...

One day before deadline, Trump yet to make a decision on embassy move - Ma'an News Agency (press release)

BETHLEHEM (Ma'an) -- One day before the deadline for a final decision on moving the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, Donald Trump's administration said the American president had yet to reach a decision on the widely condemned and ...

'New dawn' Trump is not the little ray of sunshine Israel needs - The Australian

When Donald Trump left Israel after his whirlwind 28-hour tour last week, much of the country breathed a sigh of relief. Trump had not, as many had feared, issued unsubstantiated statements or further destabilised the brittle regional status quo. He ...

Six days that changed the world - Australian Jewish News

HALF a century after Egyptian, Jordanian and Syrian forces threatened to annihilate Israel, only to be roundly defeated by the IDF, community leaders in Australia have reflected on the tension and triumph that engulfed Israel and the entire Jewish ...