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Palestine: the test-bed for Trump’s plan to tear up the rules-based international order

Washington's decision to intensify swingeing aid cuts to the Palestinians – the latest targets include cancer patients and peace groups – reveals more than a simple determination to strong-arm the Palestinian leadership to the...
Bill Clinton Yitzhak Rabin Yasser Arafat at the White House 1993-09-13

Trump Can Kill Oslo, But Not Palestinian National Aspirations

In recent weeks, the Trump Administration has taken a series of drastic punitive actions against the Palestinian people. Some analysts have accepted the official White House explanation that many of the actions were done...
Jerusalem Israel Palestine Dome of The Rock Golden Dome

Ramaphosa, Oslo and the Two-State Mirage

During his recent visit to a Johannesburg synagogue, South Africa's president Cyril Ramaphosa repeated an overused mantra to assuage his Jewish audience about the country's evenhandedness. Overused and devoid of any substance, Ramaphosa insisted...

Trump and Netanyahu: a dangerous mix

President Trump has just closed the Palestine Authority’s office in Washington for refusing to negotiate with his team, led by his son-in-law, on a dubious peace plan, and for taking Israel to the International...
United States Capitol Building, Washington, D.C.

In One Week: From Highs to Lows in Washington

During this past week in Washington, the political ideals to which we aspire ran head-on into the reality of the people we have become. It began with the memorial tribute to the late Senator...