How will the president decide to value the prospects of the Iran deal against $6 per gallon gasoline? By blaming the Saudis.
In the Middle East, Biden is finishing what Obama started. And his top advisers are all on board.
Assessments targeting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman offer no proof, are instead ‘an abuse of the intelligence community’s power’
The first Jewish faith leader received by a Saudi monarch recounts his visit with King Salman
How Obama’s ‘progressive’ foreign policy vision—to backpedal away from the Middle East, fast, while kicking our former allies in the region to the curb—became consensus in D.C.
Iran’s attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil fields was a warning to Israel in an escalating regional war
How Iran makes war in the Middle East while turning U.S. foreign policy into an extension of partisan American politics
The nonstate Houthis used an Iranian-model drone to attack the Yemeni military’s top brass in a preview of how the next wars in the Middle East will be fought
How President Donald Trump has been forthright about the actual drivers of American policy in the Middle East
News of the News: Like in the Middle East, U.S. political operatives and intelligence officials are increasingly using the cloak of journalism as a tool for their aims
While attention is focused on the Saudi government’s gruesome attack on dissident Jamal Khashoggi, Turkey targets one of its own journalists
After criticizing Saudi Arabia’s human-rights abuses Canada now finds itself isolated, including by the U.S., while the Saudis receive international support. Is this a sign that we’ve entered a new stage in global politics?
Saudi Arabia’s main reason to normalize relations with the Jewish state is not strategic but sociological
The Jewish State’s national carrier is also appealing to the UN for help
Hebrew studies are now legitimate in the desert kingdom, but demand is low—so far
News of the News: How Lebanon came to host an information campaign designed to protect the pro-Iran policies of the Obama administration from the pro-Saudi policies of the Trump administration
And is that why a top cleric met with Jewish leaders in New York earlier this month?
How the president’s photo-op diplomacy plays in Riyadh, Tehran, Beirut, Jerusalem, and back home in Trumpland
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