Riyadh Summit - Pakistan Observer

President Trump made a splashy debut on the world stage with the commencement of his nine-day, multi-country tour last week. The diplomatic maneuvering started off with the astounding reception in Saudi Arabia with renewed aspirations for bilateral ...

Trump bumbles across the Middle East - Palladium-Item

President 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 ...

Trump's trip: Conventional images and unconventional talk - News1130

President Donald Trump looks at First lady Melania as he prepares to address U.S. military troops and their families at the Sigonella Naval Air Station, in Sigonella, Italy, Saturday, May 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno). TAORMINA, Italy – As he dashed ...

Trump says Netanyahu, Abbas assured him they are ready for peace - i24NEWS (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 ...

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

The 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 ...

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

WASHINGTON -- 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 ...

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

British 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 ...

Forget negotiations, Israelis and Palestinians need an intervention - +972 Magazine

When both sides aren't ready to make concessions, when one side gets to decide who sits at the table and who sits in jail, negotiations are bound to fail. It is time for the international community to mediate. By Mossi Raz. U.S. president Donald Trump ...

The Latest: Trump recaps trip before returning to Washington - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

President Donald Trump is recapping his first foreign trip and saluting U.S. military personnel at an event before he returns to Washington. The nine-day trip — Trump's first as president — took him to Saudi Arabia, Israel and Belgium, along with a ...

A (mostly) presidential Trump on display while abroad - The Boston Globe

WASHINGTON — Candidate Donald Trump demanded a “total and complete shutdown” of Muslim immigration and blamed 9/11 on Saudi Arabia. He labeled the pope “disgraceful,” tweeted an anti-Semitic image, and called Brussels “a hellhole.” But during ...

US grants Israel extra defence aid: Netanyahu - ClickLancashire

Just a few weeks before Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom used its influence to persuade its allies on the UN Security Council, Egypt and Senegal, to block a move to add the Saudi ISIS affiliate to the UN's list of terrorist groups. American ...

Pakistan Is The Key To Better Iran And Saudi Arabia Relations - ValueWalk

The Pakistani Chief of Army Staff is reportedly making an urgent trip to Iran as tensions are rising. After Iran fired five mortar shells into Pakistan last Sunday in response to Islamabad's participation in a summit led by U.S. President Donald Trump ...

Pro-Palestinian Protesters Clash with Police at Jerusalem Old City Gate - pppFocus

Trump had arrived in Bethlehem by motorcade, crossing a checkpoint at Israel's controversial separation wall, and was greeted by Abbas and other dignitaries outside the city's presidential palace. The latest round of peace talks in 2014, involving ...

The Latest: White House refuses to address Kushner reports - Idaho Press-Tribune

... × We encourage you to log in if you are a subscriber. You won't get surveys, and you'll also get more benefits. log in or Subscribe now! The Latest: White House refuses to address Kushner reports. Jonathan Ernst. U.S. President Donald Trump and ...

Milbank: Trump writes a comic chapter as an innocent abroad - The Columbian

Dana Milbank is a columnist for The Washington Post Writers Group. Email: danamilbank@washpost.com. President Trump arrived in Jerusalem this week with a most curious bit of information for Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. “We just got back from the ...

We Fact-Checked the Trump Administration's Statements About the Middle East, Medicaid, and Education Funding - TeenVogue.com

This week, President Donald Trump traveled to the Middle East and shifted from his campaign promise to Israel, one of the United States' closest allies in the Middle East. Back in January 2016, Trump said "they want it in Jerusalem," referring to ...

Trump's Arms Deal Ignores Saudi Support for Terror, Repression - US Senator - ClickLancashire

Upon his arrival to Israel on Monday from Iran's rival Saudi Arabia, Trump vowed that the Islamic Republic would never obtain nuclear weapons. He added that it was Iran's allies in Lebanon, Syria and Iraq that had been leading the fight against the ...

US, Saudi Arabia do not share common values - Weatherford Democrat

President Trump, in the first major speech of his trip to the Middle East, discarded the politically correct rhetorical barrier to calling Islamist extremists what they are – Islamist extremists. Good for him. We spent eight years being lectured by ...

Donald in Arabia: What did we learn from Trump's encounter with the Saudi monarchy? - Salon

What is there to be said about President Donald Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia that has not already been said? That the irony of a president who campaigned in large part on suspicion of Muslims would go to Saudi Arabia was astonishing? That the ...

Feeling sorry for Iran? Not me - The Nation (blog)

There is very little doubt that the US-Arab Summit was a vulgar display of power and malice on the part of Saudi Arabia and the United States primarily. There is also very little doubt that the conference where Pakistan had to ensure its attendance was ...