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Israel and Trump are at odds on Syria

America’s traditional Middle Eastern allies—especially Israel and Saudi Arabia—greeted the surprise victory of Donald Trump in 2016 with glee. His main qualification: He seemed to…



Trump’s new message to Iran

In the fevered speculation now taking place over whether the Trump administration will truly “nix” the 2015 Irannuclear deal when it comes up for renewal later this spring,…


Israel and Iran edge closer to conflict

This year’s Munich Security Conference returned to the theme of great power conflict, which many thought had ended with the cold war almost three decades…