Middle East Analysis

Trump’s Jerusalem announcement: shooting his Arab allies in the foot

Washington and Tel Aviv’s Arab allies cannot turn a blind eye on the Palestinian issue. Once again, the president has lit a fire and left his Arab allies to deal with the blaze.

German election – a set back for Europe

This year's vote was always going to be difficult for Angela Merkel and Germany. The disruption it has has brought is felt across the continent.

Trust in IAEA’s verification of Iran's nuclear activities

Opponents of the Iran nuclear deal should learn to trust the world’s most robust verification system.