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Trump Threatens to Deal Another Blow to the Palestinian Cause

Victor Davis Hanson, President Trump set off another Twitter firestorm last week when he hinted that he may be considering cutting off hundreds of millions of dollars in annual U.S. aid to the Palestinians. Trump was angered over Palestinian unwillingness to engage in peace talks with Israel after the Trump administration announced the move of

Obama’s Minions Fight Hard To Betray Iranian Freedom Once Again

Lloyd Billingsley, The Left reserves its wrath for President Trump. One would hardly know it from the establishment media but since December 28 Iranians have been taking it to the streets to protest Iran’s weak economy and high food prices. The Islamic regime reacted with violence and at this writing has killed more than 20

President Trump Poised to Recognize Jerusalem As Israeli Capital

Joseph Klein, President Trump is reportedly ready, according to senior U.S. officials, to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital immediately, while delaying the U.S. embassy’s relocation from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem for another six months. The president missed the Monday deadline for signing a six-month waiver to a law requiring such relocation and is said to have directed his aides

The Saudi Arabia-Iran War Escalates

Austin Bay, On November 4, a U.S.-made Patriot missile intercepted an Iranian-manufactured Burkan H-2 short-range ballistic missile as its warhead plunged toward the international airport outside Riyadh, Saudi Arabia’s capital. Though the missile was launched from Yemen, with good reason Saudi leaders called the attack an act of “aggression” by Iran. A human rights organization

The “Two-State” Diplomatic Kabuki Theater

Bruce Thornton, Trump’s grave mistakes with Abbas. Last week, between Stephen Colbert’s usual juvenile vulgarity and the House passing a bill to “repeal and reform” Obamacare, few noticed yet another performance of the long-running Middle East “two-state” Kabuki drama. Mahmoud Abbas, the president of the Palestinian Authority, and leader of the terrorist PLO and its