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Qatar's emir wants ties with Iran to be 'stronger than ever before' - Arab News;

Qatar's emir wants ties with Iran to be 'stronger than ever before' - Arab News

Arab NewsQatar's emir wants ties with Iran to be 'stronger than ever before'Arab NewsJEDDAH: Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani has said his country enjoyed deep and historical ties with Iran. In a phone conversation with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday, Al-Thani said he wanted the ties with Iran to be “stronger ...and more »

Trump: The seller of dreams - Ynetnews;

Trump: The seller of dreams - Ynetnews

YnetnewsTrump: The seller of dreamsYnetnewsOp-ed: The US president used his Mideast visit to sell stuff—and he was very successful. He turned Saudi King Salman into his personal hero, and offered the Israelis sympathy. The Palestinians didn't even get a right to self-determination, but Trump ...and more »

Trump bumbles across the Middle East - Palladium-Item

Trump 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 »

Trump's trip: Conventional images and unconventional talk - KOAM-TV;

Trump's trip: Conventional images and unconventional talk - KOAM-TV

KOAM-TVTrump's trip: Conventional images and unconventional talkKOAM-TV(Stephen Crowley/The New York Times via AP, Pool). President Donald Trump, accompanied by first lady Melania Trump greets French President Emmanuel Macron and Brigitte Macron before a concert by the La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra at the Ancient ...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 »

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 »

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 - WKAR;

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

WKAR5 Takeaways From Trump's First Foreign Trip As PresidentWKARBritish 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 »

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 »

APN to Trump: Brokering Peace Calls for Vision, Strategy, Determination and Action - ClickLancashire;

APN to Trump: Brokering Peace Calls for Vision, Strategy, Determination and Action - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireAPN to Trump: Brokering Peace Calls for Vision, Strategy, Determination and ActionClickLancashireDuring his meeting with Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas Tuesday and in speeches throughout the day, President Donald Trump notably omitted any mention of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. "I had a meeting this ...and more »

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

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

+972 MagazineForget negotiations, Israelis and Palestinians need an intervention+972 MagazineWhen 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 ...and more »

Iraq's Sadr calls on Iran to abandon political and sectarian talk - Normangee Star;

Iraq's Sadr calls on Iran to abandon political and sectarian talk - Normangee Star

Normangee StarIraq's Sadr calls on Iran to abandon political and sectarian talkNormangee StarPARIS Iran welcomes cooperation at all levels to bring stability to the Middle East, President Hassan Rouhani told his French counterpart on Monday, hours after U.S. President Donald Trump lambasted Tehran again as he tours the region. “But we hope ...and more »

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

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

Columbus Ledger-EnquirerThe Latest: Trump recaps trip before returning to WashingtonColumbus Ledger-EnquirerPresident 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 ...and more »

US grants Israel extra defence aid: Netanyahu - ClickLancashire;

US grants Israel extra defence aid: Netanyahu - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireUS grants Israel extra defence aid: NetanyahuClickLancashireJust 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 ...and more »

Tillerson urges Rouhani to end ballistic missile tests - pppFocus;

Tillerson urges Rouhani to end ballistic missile tests - pppFocus

pppFocusTillerson urges Rouhani to end ballistic missile testspppFocusOn Saturday, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir, at a news conference with his US counterpart Rex Tillerson in Riyadh, said Iran's presidential election was an internal matter. Iranian media also reported similar big gains for reformists in other ...and more »

European Union vows continued nuclear deal support post Rouhani reelection - pppFocus;

European Union vows continued nuclear deal support post Rouhani reelection - pppFocus

pppFocusEuropean Union vows continued nuclear deal support post Rouhani reelectionpppFocusA senior European Union diplomat said yesterday (17 January) that the foreign policy team of US President-elect Donald Trump had misunderstood the Iran nuclear deal and that it was not up for renegotiation. During his speech at the summit, the USA ...and more »

Iran refutes USA for urging policy shift - Normangee Star;

Iran refutes USA for urging policy shift - Normangee Star

Normangee StarIran refutes USA for urging policy shiftNormangee StarRouhani also criticized Saudi Arabia, Tehran's main regional rival, just hours after Trump departed the country bound for Israel, where he arrived Monday. Mr Rouhani stressed that it was Syrians, Iraqis, Iranians and members of Lebanon's Hezbollah ...and more »

President Rouhani: Tehran determined to continue tripartite Iran-Russia-Syria cooperation - Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release);

President Rouhani: Tehran determined to continue tripartite Iran-Russia-Syria cooperation - Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release)

Ahlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release)President Rouhani: Tehran determined to continue tripartite Iran-Russia-Syria cooperationAhlul Bayt News Agency: Providing Shia News (press release)May 27, 2017 - 7:13 PM News Code : 832284 Source : President.ir Link: (AhlulBayt News Agency) - President Rouhani had a phone call with the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin and stressed that establishing close ties with Russia was one of Tehran's ...and more »

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

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

ValueWalkPakistan Is The Key To Better Iran And Saudi Arabia RelationsValueWalkThe 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 ...and more »

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

Pro-Palestinian Protesters Clash with Police at Jerusalem Old City GatepppFocusTrump 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 ...and more »