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Trump and the two-state solution

A sentence uttered last Wednesday, Feb. 15 by U.S. President Donald Trump during a press conference with Israeli Prime Minister...

Feb 22, 2017

Call it Palestine

Some Palestinian fellows told me that there are some Zionist activists in a European country are rallying towards derecognizing...

Apr 21, 2016

The Wager on US Shifts and Internationalization

Any wager on a shift in American attitudes toward Israel or internationalization is a continuation of meaningless negotiation...

Jun 1, 2015

West Bank uprisings dampened by PA

The West Bank saw sporadic unrest during the Gaza war, but it is unlikely to develop into a full-fledged popular uprising...

Aug 7, 2014

The Results of American Non-Intervention

Kenneth Pollack* and Ray Takeyh, two American researchers who specialize in the Middle East, have presented an astonishing...

May 22, 2014

Palestinian refugees key to peace

For most of the last two decades the Palestinian-Israeli peace process has taken the shape of bilateral negotiations, with...

Jan 4, 2014

Palestinian activism evolves in Prawer protests

RAMALLAH, West Bank — A feeling of satisfaction has spread among Palestinian activists and their supporters after the Nov. 30...

Dec 5, 2013

Nationalist Slogans Fade From Palestinian Discourse

When news spread on Sept. 22 that an Israeli soldier was killed in Hebron in the West Bank, Al-Monitor spoke by telephone with...

Oct 29, 2013

Kerry Plan Ignores Palestinian Economic Independence

During and after communicating with journalists in international and Arab media, I noticed a number of my colleagues gearing up...

May 31, 2013

The Extent and Limits of Qatar-Hamas Ties

The close relationship between the Muslim Brotherhood and Qatar is no hidden secret. It needs, however — in some cases, but...

May 16, 2013