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“Saudi Arabia’s rulers have lots of worries, but Trump’s announcement about the holy city isn’t one of them”

FOREIGN POLICY Mohammed Bin Salman Doesn’t Want to Talk about Jerusalem by Robert Satloff December 14, 2017 Saudi Arabia, the protector of Islam and home to its two holiest sites, is a good place to judge the impact of President … Continue reading

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Iran to SaudiArabia: Drop your new pal Israel and nobody gets hurt

WASHINGTON POST Iran says ‘good relations’ possible if Saudis change by Associated Press December 10, 2017 President Hassan Rouhani says Iran is ready to restore ties with Saudi Arabia if it stops bombing Yemen and cuts its alleged ties with Israel. … Continue reading

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“Today, the US government pours $65.1 million annually into various regional studies centers run by staffers who overwhelmingly possess strong anti-American and anti-Western biases, which they are communicating to their students”

JNS.ORG Who is finding their way into American students’ minds? by Sarah N. Stern November 28, 2017 …The Middle Eastern Studies programs widely use a supplementary curriculum guide by Audrey Shabbas, called “The Arab World Studies Notebook”—a joint publication by … Continue reading

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“Putin, Rouhani and Erdogan are right that, as of now, they are the victors in Syria. But let us not empower them by believing them invincible”

JERUSALEM POST Portents of Quagmires in Syria by Caroline B. Glick November 23, 2017 …Russia’s alliance with Iran and Turkey is predicated on Russia remaining in Syria – come what may. And what is coming is not likely to be pretty. … Continue reading

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Crown Prince Salman on Iran: “We learned from Europe that appeasement doesn’t work”

ISRAEL HAYOM Saudi crown prince calls Iranian leader ‘new Hitler’ by Reuters and Staff November 24, 2017 Saudi Arabia’s powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman called the Supreme Leader of Iran “the new Hitler of the Middle East” in an … Continue reading

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“I tell them that I’m from Jerusalem, Israel. And their first reaction usually is: ‘Wow. Welcome’”

TIMES OF ISRAEL From Qom to Medina: Israeli Jew visits holy sites across Muslim world by Raphael Ahren November 21, 2017 A Russian-born Israeli Jew has been visiting holy sites across the Muslim world, including mosques in Iran, Lebanon, Jordan … Continue reading

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Proposed peace plan stipulates either Saudis should be allowed to possess nuclear weapons — or Israel must give up theirs

JERUSALEM POST Saudi document lays out plans for peace with Israel By Yasser Okbi November 14, 2017 Lebanese newspaper Al-Akhbar exposed Tuesday morning “The secret document of the Saudi Foreign Ministry,” that it claims includes a road map towards rejuvenating … Continue reading

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