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Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
Expectations were modest for a new round of Syria talks set to get underway in Geneva Feb. 23, with the new US administration still formulating its policies.
Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
Who’s who in the Trump NSC: The retired military intelligence officers who helped David Petraeus with the surge in Iraq are now shaping policies for a president who says the United States should have never invaded Iraq.
Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
Trump national security aides warned Iran against missile tests and its support for Yemen’s Houthi rebels, but said they were drawing a line between Iran’s regional behavior and the Iran nuclear deal.
Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
US President Donald Trump has hinted at creating safe zones in Syria in a draft executive order and in conversations with the Saudi king, while the former US ambassador to Israel says Syria will likely be a "central topic" in Trump’s upcoming meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
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