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By Hasan Abu Nimah - Jun 11,2019
US ambassador to Israel David Friedman’s recent statement to The New York Times, that Israel has the right to annex parts, though not all, of the West Bank has, surprisingly, taken many by surprise.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Jun 04,2019
His Majesty King Abdullah recently reaffirmed, in no uncertain terms, his and his country’s unwavering position with respect to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.Never did the Jordanian Monarch mount a pulpit without placing the Palestinian cause at the top of his priorities; with
By Hasan Abu Nimah - May 28,2019
Escalation towards a possible military showdown in the Gulf region continues. Not only are both sides using tough language, but also more forces are on their way to the region. The US is sending an additional force of 1,500 soldiers to join its forces in the area.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - May 15,2019
Aesop’s Fables, written by the Greek writer Aesop in the fifth century BC, is a great book of fun and wisdom that I read in Arabic at the age of 12. It contains short tales, fables, each illustrating a particular moral lesson.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - May 07,2019
Gaza has been under a brutal and devastating Israeli attack once more. Israel does not respect its part of the supposedly existing ceasefire agreement brokered by Egypt between the two warring sides.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 30,2019
While trying to market his plan for resolving the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, or maybe the wider Arab-Israeli conflict, Jared Kushner argues that a new approach is needed in response to the failure of previous peace formulas.While it is true that all previous peace formulas, in
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 23,2019
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s threat to annex the Jewish settlements built on occupied Palestinian land has been widely criticised.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 16,2019
There are many reasons why I disagree with the current scaremongering over a purported threat to Jordan, posed by the so-called “deal of the century”, if it will ever come to light.Although we still do not know the exact text of the deal, the main features of the plan have alread
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 09,2019
Just days before his country’s general elections, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared his intention to annex the settlements built illegally over the last 50 years on occupied Palestinian land.
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Apr 02,2019
US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Israel’s sovereignty over the Syrian occupied Golan Heights has been widely condemned and rejected: by the UN Secretary General, Europeans, Russians, individual Arab states, the Arab League’s Tunis summit, Turkey, Iran and many ot



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