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Is the Third Intifada Imminent?

Middle East Policy Council, November 6, 2014

Warnings of an impending third intifada are ubiquitous in Israel, Palestine, and abroad. Following the clashes between various Israeli ...

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In Israel, Anger at Abbas and Support for Netanyahu

Middle East Policy Council, September 29, 2014

Israeli officials and commentators have roundly condemned last week’s speech at the UN by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, ...

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Shiite Militants Take Yemeni Capital

Middle East Policy Council, September 25, 2014

Amidst the noise of U.S.-led coalition bombings against Islamic State targets in Iraq and Syria, one could easily ...

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Blaming Others

G.J.H. Dowling, September 22, 2014

It was inevitable that in the debates roiling the West about the insurgent group now dominating the conflicts in Syria ...

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Turkey's Reluctance to Take on IS

Middle East Policy Council, September 16, 2014

World leaders came together in Paris this week to discuss and pledge support for a U.S.-led intervention in the ...

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Israel’s Latest Land Grab

Middle East Policy Council, September 5, 2014

Last Sunday, Israel made the decision to declare nearly 1000 acres of land in West Bank as state land. The ...

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