Trump and the Middle East
Trump leaves Israelis, Palestinians to own fate
Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 | Mazal Mualem, Columnist
After the first meeting between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Donald Trump, Israeli leaders are confused about the future of the peace process.
Palestinians work for Abbas-Trump meeting next
Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 | Shlomi Eldar, Columnist
After positive meetings with CIA Director Mike Pompeo, the Palestinian leadership believes it is in the interest of President Donald Trump to also hear the Palestinian side of the story.
Palestinians launch massive appeal to Trump
Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 | Ahmad Melhem, Contributor
Palestinians enthusiastically respond to a letter-writing campaign designed to draw US President Donald Trump's attention to their cause.
Jewish lawmakers rip Trump over two-state walkback
Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 | Julian Pecquet, Congressional Correspondent
Jewish Democrats warn that the Israeli right's push for a one-state solution risks endangering bipartisan support for the Jewish state.
Netanyahu arrives to Trump White House in turmoil
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
The Israeli prime minister, who has long hoped to work with a Republican US president, arrives to a White House in crisis, but early enough, he hopes, to influence policies.