Middle East Watch
The alternative press revue for a free Middle East

December 2019


Aluf Benn

Haaretz Correspondent


Articles by this author

  • Without Egypt, Israel will be left with no friends in Mideast

    Saturday 29 January 2011
    The fading power of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak’s government leaves Israel in a state of strategic distress. Without Mubarak, Israel is left with almost no friends in the Middle East; last year, Israel saw its alliance with Turkey collapse. From now on, it will be hard for Israel to trust an Egyptian government torn apart by internal strife. Israel’s increasing isolation in the region, coupled with a weakening United States, will force the government to court new potential allies. (...) continue continue
  • Obama team readying for confrontation with Netanyahu

    Thursday 9 April 2009
    In an unprecedented move, the Obama administration is readying for a possible confrontation with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu by briefing Democratic congressmen on the peace process and the positions of the new government in Israel regarding a two-state solution. The Obama administration is expecting a clash with Netanyahu over his refusal to support the establishment of a Palestinian state alongside Israel. In recent weeks, American officials have briefed senior Democratic (...) continue continue

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