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Blockade of Qatar is failing

It’s hard to imagine the leaders of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates thought it would go this way. Officials from their governments — as well as…


Iranians are at the borders

Eleven years have gone by since the outbreak of the Second Lebanon War, which began with the kidnapping of two Israeli soldiers, Ehud Goldwasser and…



Is Bashar al-Assad winner?

When Donald Trump sits down with Vladimir Putin in Hamburg Friday, he’ll be taking an unusual posture for a big-time dealmaker—that of the suppliant, begging…




What if Trump attacks Syria?

It appears that Trump is preparing a big aerial attack on Syria in conjunction with the forces of other states like Great Britain, France and…


War with Iran is coming

The Saudi war in Yemen is really directed at…Iran. Donald Trump’s first overseas visit to Saudi Arabia and Israel was specifically targeted at… Iran. The…