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By Daoud Kuttab - Nov 07,2018
Even though the US presidential system gives foreign policy powers to the resident of the White House, the American midterm elections will have an effect, albeit a small one, on international affairs.The 2018 elections have shown a defeat for President Donald Trump’s policies in
By Daoud Kuttab - Oct 31,2018
Turkey celebrated, on October 29, the 95th anniversary of the proclamation of the Republic of Turkey.
By Daoud Kuttab - Oct 24,2018
Since the Arab Spring that spread in the Arab world during the first decade of the 21st century, Arab reformers have received several setbacks in terms of effort for reform and democracy.
By Daoud Kuttab - Oct 17,2018
There are two indisputable facts in the Jamal Khashoggi disappearance trauma.
By Daoud Kuttab - Oct 10,2018
As the search continues for what happened to the respected Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi, it is important that all of us take a minute to assess the role and importance of independent journalism that is under severe attack.In the Middle East, as in the US, individuals wishing t
By Daoud Kuttab - Oct 03,2018
It was an unusual event, although not unprecedented. Palestinians from the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, Gaza as well as Palestinian citizens of Israel carried out a successful one-day strike on Monday.
By Daoud Kuttab - Sep 26,2018
It started in response to a Tweet by US President Donald Trump. After not speaking out for a few days, the US president lashed out against professor Christine Blasey Ford, who accused US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her.
By Daoud Kuttab - Sep 19,2018
Very few leaders seem to understand that a high percentage of their job is to communicate. In the US, they say that the president has access to bully pulpit.
By Daoud Kuttab - Sep 12,2018
After a series of bad news coming from Washington regarding the future of Jerusalem, Palestinian refugees and the defunding of a small grant to keep East Jerusalem’s hospitals running, good news for Jerusalemites had come from Jordan.Jordan’s Civil Status and Passports Department
By Daoud Kuttab - Sep 05,2018
With the United States unilateral and anti-peace decision to totally cut off aid to UNRWA, many calls have been made for oil-rich Arab states to make up for the agency’s deficit.That would be a mistake.In the 1980s, the Arab League pledged to support 7.8 per cent of UNRWA’s



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