Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
As the Trump administration considers providing support for a UAE/Saudi operation to take a Yemeni port, some UN, former US officials warn it could tip Yemen into famine.
Tuesday, Mar. 21, 2017 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
With the liberation of Mosul in sight, the Trump administration is internally divided on what formula might bring long-term stability.
Thursday, Mar. 16, 2017 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson defended the White House’s proposal to slash the State Department budget by almost 30%, a move that could have serious repercussions on Middle East diplomacy.
Tuesday, Mar. 7, 2017 | Laura Rozen, Back Channel
Intense scrutiny and investigations of possible ties between Trump associates and Russia may complicate prospects for US-Russian cooperation in the fight against IS and in Syria. It may happen anyway.
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