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Finley: Can Trump deliver Middle East peace? - The Detroit News;

Finley: Can Trump deliver Middle East peace? - The Detroit News

The Detroit NewsFinley: Can Trump deliver Middle East peace?The Detroit NewsIt may seem incongruous that a guy who has so bitterly divided Americans might be the one who brings together the most longstanding enemies on earth. But President Donald Trump is well positioned to pull off that unlikely piece of work — if a whole ...and more »

Tillerson embraces Middle East linkage theory - ClickLancashire

Tillerson embraces Middle East linkage theoryClickLancashireTrump initially sparked deep concern among Palestinians when he backed away from the long-established USA commitment to a two-state solution to the conflict. In a short side trip to Bethlehem, Trump said he was "gratified" that Abbas "was committed to ...and more »

The Observer view on Donald Trump's Middle East visit - The Guardian;

The Observer view on Donald Trump's Middle East visit - The Guardian

The GuardianThe Observer view on Donald Trump's Middle East visitThe GuardianDonald Trump, in Israel with prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, where he criticised Iran. Photograph: Menahem Kahana/AP. Donald Trump · Opinion. The Observer view on Donald Trump's Middle East visit. Observer editorial. The US president displays ...and more »

Has Trump brought a peace deal any closer? - Arab News;

Has Trump brought a peace deal any closer? - Arab News

Arab NewsHas Trump brought a peace deal any closer?Arab NewsIn tenuous Israeli-Palestinian relations, the only thing worse than not reaching a peace deal is prompting false expectations of bringing about a peaceful end to this never-ending conflict. Palestinians and Israelis are so accustomed to failures in ...and more »

Duty of all countries to get rid of Terrorism - ClickLancashire

Duty of all countries to get rid of TerrorismClickLancashire"I think the fact that he was the first sitting USA president to go to the Western Wall is meaningful", Beigelman said. "Thank you, President Trump for your steadfast friendship to the Jewish people and the Jewish state", said Netanyahu. But much of ...and more »

Trump bumbles across the Middle East - Palladium-Item;

Trump bumbles across the Middle East - Palladium-Item

Palladium-ItemTrump bumbles across the Middle EastPalladium-ItemPresident Trump arrived in Jerusalem this week with a most curious bit of information for Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. “We just got back from the Middle East,” Trump announced. “We just got back from Saudi Arabia.” At this, the Israeli ambassador ...and more »

Over 10000 attend rally for 'Two States, One Hope' in Tel Aviv - i24NEWS (press release) (registration);

Over 10000 attend rally for 'Two States, One Hope' in Tel Aviv - i24NEWS (press release) (registration)

i24NEWS (press release) (registration)Over 10000 attend rally for 'Two States, One Hope' in Tel Avivi24NEWS (press release) (registration)More than 10,000 demonstrators flooded Tel Aviv's Rabin Square Saturday night for a peace rally at the heels of US president Donald Trump's whirlwind visit. The rally, organized by Israeli NGO Peace Now, marked “50 years of occupation and control of ...and more »

It's Starting: Trump Demands Israel Transfer Land to Arabs BEFORE Deal - ClickLancashire;

It's Starting: Trump Demands Israel Transfer Land to Arabs BEFORE Deal - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireIt's Starting: Trump Demands Israel Transfer Land to Arabs BEFORE DealClickLancashireU.S. President Donald Trump extended his condolences to the victims of the Manchester suicide bombing saying those behind the attack were "evil losers". "So many young, beautiful, innocent people living and enjoying their lives murdered by evil losers ...and more »

Charles Krauthammer: Why Middle East Peace Starts In Saudi Arabia - ClickLancashire;

Charles Krauthammer: Why Middle East Peace Starts In Saudi Arabia - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireCharles Krauthammer: Why Middle East Peace Starts In Saudi ArabiaClickLancashireThe announcement comes just days after Netanyahu personally greeted US President Donald Trump on his first visit to Israel. Trump, who spoke after arriving in Israel, has also vowed to do whatever is necessary to broker peace between Israel and the ...and more »

Charles Krauthammer: A deal between Israel and the Palestinians is a sideshow - ClickLancashire;

Charles Krauthammer: A deal between Israel and the Palestinians is a sideshow - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireCharles Krauthammer: A deal between Israel and the Palestinians is a sideshowClickLancashireIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to stand against "elements in the world" who seek to deny Israel's sovereignty over Jerusalem. Jason Greenblatt, Trump's lead Middle East negotiator who accompanied him to Israel and the Palestinian ...and more »

Trump says Netanyahu, Abbas assured him they are ready for peace - i24NEWS (press release) (registration);

Trump says Netanyahu, Abbas assured him they are ready for peace - i24NEWS (press release) (registration)

i24NEWS (press release) (registration)Trump says Netanyahu, Abbas assured him they are ready for peacei24NEWS (press release) (registration)In a final speech wrapping up his first foreign tour Saturday, US president Donald Trump again expressed hope for restarting peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians, stating that both leaders told him they were ready to “reach for peace,” and ...and more »

Trump's Saudi embrace, Iran disdain upend Obama's vision - ClickLancashire;

Trump's Saudi embrace, Iran disdain upend Obama's vision - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireTrump's Saudi embrace, Iran disdain upend Obama's visionClickLancashireThe visit follows an initial leg in Saudi Arabia, where he urged Islamic leaders to confront extremism. The worldwide community doesn't recognize Israeli sovereignty over east Jerusalem and Palestinians regard it as the future capital of an independent ...and more »

Saudis on Trump's anti-Islamic rhetoric: Just a gimmick to win votes - McClatchy Washington Bureau;

Saudis on Trump's anti-Islamic rhetoric: Just a gimmick to win votes - McClatchy Washington Bureau

McClatchy Washington BureauSaudis on Trump's anti-Islamic rhetoric: Just a gimmick to win votesMcClatchy Washington BureauDonald Trump described Muslims as sick people who have hatred on their minds and he proposed banning them from entering the United States. Yet surprisingly, many people in Saudi Arabia, a nation considered the birthplace of Islam where citizens are ...and more »

Trump's Trip: Conventional Images and Unconventional Talk - U.S. News & World Report;

Trump's Trip: Conventional Images and Unconventional Talk - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportTrump's Trip: Conventional Images and Unconventional TalkU.S. News & World ReportPresident Donald Trump says he "hit a home run" on his maiden trip abroad, but his tour of the Middle East and Europe has rattled some allies. | May 27, 2017, at 2:16 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Trump's Trip: Conventional ...and more »

Commentary: Dare I say it: Trump did something right - Verde Independent;

Commentary: Dare I say it: Trump did something right - Verde Independent

Verde IndependentCommentary: Dare I say it: Trump did something rightVerde IndependentWASHINGTON -- A terrible thing happened this week. No, not one of the same old terrible things -- wars in Syria and Afghanistan or terrorist bombings in big cities -- but a new terrible thing. President Donald J. Trump, he of the loose lips that sink ...and more »

5 Takeaways From Trump's First Foreign Trip As President - 90.5 WESA;

5 Takeaways From Trump's First Foreign Trip As President - 90.5 WESA

90.5 WESA5 Takeaways From Trump's First Foreign Trip As President90.5 WESABritish Prime Minister Theresa May, U.S. President Donald Trump and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg listen to Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel as he speaks during a working dinner meeting at the NATO headquarters during a NATO summit ...and more »

Iran worries driving Arab states close to Israel - ClickLancashire;

Iran worries driving Arab states close to Israel - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireIran worries driving Arab states close to IsraelClickLancashirePresident Donald Trump on Tuesday slammed those behind the Manchester attack as "evil losers" and reiterated his call to drive out terrorists. Pointedly delivering his first foreign speech in Riyadh on Sunday, Trump praised the six-state Gulf ...and more »

Iran lashes back with reminder of Saudi link to 9/11 - ClickLancashire;

Iran lashes back with reminder of Saudi link to 9/11 - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireIran lashes back with reminder of Saudi link to 9/11ClickLancashire"This is not a battle between different faiths, different sects, or different civilizations", said the president, who has sought to ban travelers from six Muslim-majority countries. Speaking alongside Israel's prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Mr ...and more »

Trump affirms Netanyahu is committed to peace - Ynetnews;

Trump affirms Netanyahu is committed to peace - Ynetnews

YnetnewsTrump affirms Netanyahu is committed to peaceYnetnewsIn a memorial weekend speech to US marines stationed in Sicily, President Trump affirms that both Israeli and Palestinian leaders want peace and will work to achieve it; Trump: 'Benjamin Netanyahu promised me he is ready to make peace. He is my friend ...and more »

Rohani Tells Qatar: Iran Is Ready for Peace Talks With Arab Nations - Haaretz

Rohani Tells Qatar: Iran Is Ready for Peace Talks With Arab NationsHaaretzIn this picture taken on Monday, May 22, 2017, Iranian President Hassan Rohani speaks in his press conference in Tehran, Iran. Vahid Salemi/AP. Iran's Rohani takes Revolutionary Guards to task over anti-Israel slogans on missiles · Analysis It's the ...and more »