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Trump’s Middle East accord is the illusion of peace

Israel normalized relations with the Arab states Bahrain and United Arab Emirates, in an accord partially brokered by the Trump administration. These are only the third and fourth Arab states to recognise Israel. That makes this a very big deal. But it’s hardly “the dawn of a new Middle East,” […]
Trump’s Middle East accord is the illusion of peace
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A Palestinian-American billionaire building a $1.4 billion city in Palestine says it’s a ‘golden opportunity’ to build a ‘model state’ for the Middle East

Rawabi is the first planned city in the West Bank built by and for Palestinians. The $US1.4 billion project is the brainchild of Bashar al-Masri, a Palestinian-American billionaire. Masri believes that the Palestinian territories are a “golden opportunity” for Palestinians and the international community to build a model, economically equal […]
A Palestinian-American billionaire building a $1.4 billion city in Palestine says it’s a ‘golden opportunity’ to build a ‘model state’ for the Middle East