Sun, Sep 20, 2020
UAE, Bahrain deals with Israel offer the Mideast a historic chance for positive change—if the region will build upon it
These deals present the region its best opportunity perhaps ever to bury its bloody, self-defeating past and embrace moderation and modernity. Yet that will only be true if the parties can work with international partners to protect the so-called Abraham Accords Peace Agreement from extremist assault and from Israeli hardliners bent on territorial expansion.
Inflection Points by Frederick Kempe
Thu, Sep 17, 2020
After six years of war in Yemen, it looks like the world’s worst humanitarian crisis is being forgotten and treated with indifference. The international community is overstretched with many crises, and Yemen seems far from the highest priority.
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