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Is Pakistan School Attack a Turning Point?

Middle East Policy Council, December 19, 2014

The Pakistani Taliban attack of a school in Peshawar which claimed the lives of at least 141 students and ...

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CIA Torture Program Damages U.S. Standing in the Region

Middle East Policy Council, December 12, 2014

The release of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee report on the CIA’s detention and interrogation program has unleashed, ...

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Is Turkey Drifting away from the West?

Middle East Policy Council, December 10, 2014

American and European officials continue to express concerns over Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s apparent drift away ...

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Syrian Truce Proposal Debated

Middle East Policy Council, December 1, 2014

The UN Special Envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, has proposed a plan for a temporary truce between ...

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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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