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What’s the meaning of the “Abraham Accords” normalizing relations between Israel, the United Arab Emirates, and Bahrain?

Yesterday we had the spectacle of the signing of the “Abraham Accords” – which is the full normalization of relations between Israel and the United Arab Emirates on the one hand, and also separately the full normalization of relations between … Continue reading

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Netanyahu Wins Reelection (Prospects for Peace do not Improve)

If you’ve been following world politics at all, you know that Benjamin Netanyahu just won re-election as Prime Minister of Israel. This doesn’t augur well for world peace, or any kind of resolution in the long-simmering Arab-Israeli conflict. The general … Continue reading

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Netanyahu did not Convince Me

I’ve been listening to Bibi Netanyahu’s speech before Congress — and Bibi is clearly a good politician — and I still just don’t get why Iran getting the bomb would be any worse than Pakistan having the bomb. Which it … Continue reading

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