Writings by Topic: US policy

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The Israel Victory Project in Brief May 21, 2019
Middle East Forum Blog
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Dispatch: The Syrian Democratic Forces' Border Guards Aymennjawad.org January 20, 2018
Trump's Recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's Capital – What Does It Mean? BESA Center Online Debate December 11, 2017
Turkey Accuses US, Germany of Arms Embargo Defense News September 25, 2017
MEF Spotlight: Erdoğan and the United States September 22, 2017
No to Bombing Syria National Review Online April 7, 2017
Not Blacklisting Muslim Brotherhood Carries Risk Cynthiafarahat.com February 3, 2017
Parsi vs Daioleslam: Correcting the Record Danielpipes.org August 23, 2016
The Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act is Sham Legislation May 28, 2016
Muslims 'Have Nothing Whatsoever to do with Terrorism'? The Gatestone Institute December 30, 2015
Ignoring Muslim Persecution of Christians The Gatestone Institute November 5, 2015
The One-Minute Guide to Obama's Foreign Policy National Review Online October 13, 2015
Follow-Up on the U.S. Supreme Court, Speech Regulation, and Islam The Legal Project August 17, 2015
U.S. State Dept. Blocks Christians from Testifying about Islamist Persecution The Gatestone Institute July 27, 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court, Speech Regulation, and Islam The Legal Project June 23, 2015
Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
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After Syria Debacle, Congress Must Act for Kurdish Region of Iraq The Jerusalem Post October 14, 2019
How Terrible Does Turkey Have to Get? The Gatestone Institute October 14, 2019
State Department Distrust of Syrian Kurds Paved the Way for Betrayal The Jerusalem Post October 11, 2019
Donald Trump's Shameful Syrian Betrayal The Spectator October 10, 2019
U.S. Pullout Is a Boon for Assad Jonathanspyer.com October 9, 2019
After Fighting ISIS for Five Years, SDF Bombed with US Permission The Jerusalem Post October 9, 2019
America's Good Intentions in Syria Have Led to This Dismal Outcome The National Review October 8, 2019
Can Israel Trust the U.S. after Syria Withdrawal? The Jerusalem Post October 7, 2019
USAID Has a Terror Finance Problem The Washington Examiner September 24, 2019
Is the U.S. Handing Northeast Syria to Turkey? The Jerusalem Post September 21, 2019
Jason Greenblatt and the Inconvenient Truth of Palestinian Rejectionism The Daily Wire September 20, 2019
War Isn't Over Just Because You Want It To Be Over The Daily Wire September 11, 2019
Trump's Bolton Removal Leaves Pompeo as the Last Man Standing The Jerusalem Post September 10, 2019
Why Is America Addicted to 'Deals'? The Jerusalem Post September 9, 2019
The US Thinks Cash Can Break Iran, Tehran Prepares to Ride Out the Storm The Jerusalem Post September 5, 2019
President Trump: When You Leave the Middle East, Do It with a Big Bang The Jerusalem Post August 25, 2019
The U.S. Presence in Syria Blocks Iranian, Russian, and Turkish Gains The Daily Beast August 23, 2019
Middle East Scholars Blame Trump for an Iran Policy 40 Years in the Making The Hill August 20, 2019
How Trump Put Netanyahu in an Untenable Position The Washington Post August 16, 2019
Iran's Zarif Exploits US Partisanship on Foreign Policy The Jerusalem Post August 15, 2019
America's Syria Free Zone Will Come at a Price The National Interest August 12, 2019
Trump Has a Serious Syria Problem The Jerusalem Post August 5, 2019
Division, Lack of Strategy Stymie Iran's Adversaries The Jerusalem Post July 25, 2019
US Saudi Arabia Policy Needs a Dose of Realpolitik The Hill July 20, 2019
Is the Trump Doctrine Really Just the 'Spite Obama Doctrine'? The Jerusalem Post July 14, 2019
A U.S.-Iran War Will Not Be Fought Only in Iran The National Interest July 2, 2019
Why a U.S.-Israel Alliance is a Terrible Idea The Jerusalem Institute for Strategy and Security June 25, 2019
Five Takeaways from Trump's 'Peace to Prosperity' Palestinian Plan The Jerusalem Post June 25, 2019
War or No War: The False Binary that Overshadows Iran Discussion The Jerusalem Post June 24, 2019
MESA Demands US Welcome Palestinian Terror Apologist Hanan Ashrawi The Algemeiner June 16, 2019
Iran Preys on Western Conspiracism, Centrism and Self-doubt The Jerusalem Post June 16, 2019
Why Jordan Decided to Attend Bahrain Summit The Jerusalem Post June 12, 2019
It's Time to Send a Message to Qatar The Hill June 5, 2019
Military Options for Targeting Iran without Ground Forces The Jerusalem Post May 23, 2019
Will Iran's Pinprick Provocations Backfire? The Jerusalem Post May 22, 2019
The U.S. Is Outplaying Iran in a Regional Chess Match The National Review May 20, 2019
Whodunit? The Rocket Fired Near the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad The Jerusalem Post May 20, 2019
Iran Guards Chief Says Americans Have Started 'Psychological War' The Jerusalem Post May 13, 2019
B-52s, Patriots, F-35s and More: America's Mideast Deployment Rundown The Jerusalem Post May 12, 2019
A Memo to Jared Kushner on the 'Deal of the Century' BESA Center Perspectives May 12, 2019
Iran Seeks to Exploit Internal U.S. Disputes The Jerusalem Post May 10, 2019
Is There an Unprecedented Build-Up of US Naval Power in the Middle East? The Jerusalem Post April 25, 2019
Iran Shrugs Off U.S. Oil Threats: 'We Will Surpass a Million Barrels a Day' The Jerusalem Post April 23, 2019
Zarif Slams US Policy as 'Netanyahu Firsters,' Blames Israel for Yemen War The Jerusalem Post April 19, 2019
In Meetings in Turkey, Iran Vows to Get Around U.S. Sanctions The Jerusalem Post April 18, 2019
Anticipating Trump's "Deal of the Century" Washington Times April 9, 2019
Washington is Still Thinking About a New Border Force in Syria The Jerusalem Post April 7, 2019
Iran Wants America Out of Iraq - Will it Succeed? The Hill March 29, 2019
Iran Is Making a Play to Outmaneuver the United States in Iraq The National Interest March 27, 2019
Gulf Countries Issue Tepid Criticism of U.S. Over Golan Recognition The Jerusalem Post March 26, 2019
Will Washington's Syria Policy Fail? The National Interest February 28, 2019
'ISIS Bride' Hoda Muthana Was an ISIS Propagandist, Not Some Brainwashed Child The Washington Examiner February 26, 2019
What Became of the Obama-Era Program to Counter Terrorist Infiltration at the Southern Border? Center for Immigration Studies February 25, 2019
Understanding the U.S. Flip-Flop on Syria The Jerusalem Post February 25, 2019
The Failures of the War on ISIS The Jerusalem Post February 24, 2019
Turkey Promises to Buy S-400, Despite Potential U.S. Defense System Deal The Jerusalem Post February 17, 2019
Turkey, Russia, Iran Increasingly Challenge U.S. During Syria Discussions The Jerusalem Post February 16, 2019
Kurds in Northern Iraq Want U.S. to Stay in Region The Jerusalem Post February 14, 2019
Al Shabaab Jumps on the Anti-Israel, Anti-Trump Bandwagon The Hill February 13, 2019
What Happens After U.S. Withdrawal from Syria The Jerusalem Post February 7, 2019
Iranian-Backed Militias Threaten U.S. Forces in Iraq The Jerusalem Post February 3, 2019
U.S. Syria Policy: Get Others to Pick up the Slack The Jerusalem Post January 31, 2019
President Trump and the Janus-faced Qatari Regime January 30, 2019
Qatar Brokers U.S. - Taliban Talks as Washington Seeks Way Out of Afghan War The Jerusalem Post January 27, 2019
Trump's Mideast 'Deal of the Century' May Be a Raw One for Israel The Wall Street Journal January 24, 2019
The Middle East Forum at 25: Failure and Success The Jerusalem Post January 24, 2019
Turkey's Contradictory Approach to Missile Defense BESA Center Perspectives January 22, 2019
How 'Defeated' ISIS Attacked American Soldiers Again The Jerusalem Post January 21, 2019
Prayer Rugs at the Mexican Border: How Important? Center for Immigration Studies January 21, 2019
Desert Mirage of Egyptian Cathedral Fools Mike Pompeo Coptic Solidarity January 17, 2019
Turkey Says It Will Create Syria Buffer Zone After Trump Call The Jerusalem Post January 15, 2019
Every Last One: Another Prosecution of the Garland, Texas Terror Attack Starts Next Month PJ Media January 14, 2019
Congressional Committee Calls for Investigation of First Terror Attack by Border-Crossing Migrant Center for Immigration Studies January 14, 2019
Will Turkey Invade Northeast Syria? The Jerusalem Post January 11, 2019
Trump and the GOP Were Hardly the First to Worry About "Special Interest Alien" Smuggling to the Southwest Border Center for Immigration Studies January 9, 2019
The Breakdown of U.S. Syria Policy The National Interest January 6, 2019
A Lesson from Syria: US Military, Political Goals Must Align The Hill January 4, 2019
House Homeland Security Committee Releases Special Report on Terrorist Border Infiltration Threat Center for Immigration Studies January 3, 2019
Central American Countries Are Helping Middle Easterners Illegally Enter the United States The Federalist January 2, 2019
Mystery Surrounds Trump's New 'Slow Withdrawal' The Jerusalem Post January 1, 2019
Why Eastern Syria Matters to Everyone in the Middle East The Jerusalem Post December 31, 2018
The Falsehoods That Drive 'Open Borders' Theory PJ Media December 29, 2018
Trump's Rubicon moment in Iraq: Praising America's 'warriors,' ending wars The Jerusalem Post December 27, 2018
How Turkey, Iran and Russia Will Try to Agree on Eastern Syria The Jerusalem Post December 25, 2018
If Trump Wants to Divide Jerusalem into Three danielpipes.org December 24, 2018
With U.S. Policy on Syria in Turmoil, Will ISIS Win? The Jerusalem Post December 23, 2018
U.S. Syria Withdrawal 'betrays' legacy of volunteers who died fighting The Jerusalem Post December 23, 2018
Betrayal on the Euphrates jonathanspyer.com December 22, 2018
Explaining the Trump Doctrine BESA Center Perspectives December 18, 2018
World Vision, Come Clean - A Rebuttal November 26, 2018
The Depths to Which the Oslo Process Has Driven Israel The Algemeiner November 20, 2018
Iran Plot Fallout: Danish Anger Could Divide EU on Iran Sanctions Jerusalem Post November 1, 2018
To Atone for Khashoggi's Death, Saudi Arabia Should Stop Persecuting Dissidents The Federalist October 24, 2018
It's Time to Prosecute Terror Finance Again The Daily Caller October 24, 2018
President Trump, Tell the Palestinians: No Negotiations Without Recognition of Jewish Self... BESA Center Perspectives Paper October 14, 2018
As US Cuts funding, UNRWA Employees Forced to Flee Gaza Washington Examiner October 11, 2018
Middle East Divided on Nikki Haley's Legacy Jerusalem Post October 10, 2018
Washington Conference Debates the Pros and Cons of Trump's Israel Strategy The Algemeiner October 10, 2018
Washington's Silent War against Hezbollah in Latin America The Hill October 8, 2018
Iran's Imploding Strategy Jerusalem Post October 5, 2018
Iraq Has A New Government. Now What? Jerusalem Post October 4, 2018
US Foreign Policy Establishment Still Has No Answers on Mideast Peace The Algemeiner October 4, 2018
Trump Closes the PLO's Washington Office AMI News Wire October 2, 2018
Iran Strike's Message to Region: "Borders Don't Matter" Jerusalem Post October 1, 2018
Turkey-Russia Idlib Agreement: A Lesson for the US The Hill September 26, 2018
Iran Regime Fears Foreign Support for Minority Groups after Attack Jerusalem Post September 22, 2018
A Year after Referendum, Kurds in Iraq Face Iran and Us Powerbrokers Jerusalem Post September 21, 2018
Has the State Department Finally Given up on Its Palestinian Fantasies? Washington Examiner September 20, 2018
Rift Between Police, Feds, Allowed New Mexico Terror Compound To Fester The Federalist September 14, 2018
How the U.S. Could Lose Iraq to Creeping Iranian Influence Jerusalem Post September 14, 2018
US to Hold Tehran Responsible for "Proxy" Attacks in Iraq Jerusalem Post September 12, 2018
Iran's Attack on Kurds Is a Message to Washington, Riyadh and Jerusalem Jerusalem Post September 9, 2018
Syrian War: Uneasy Calm in US-protected Kurdish Enclave The Australian September 8, 2018
Trump's UNRWA Funding Cut Could End the Oslo Accords The Hill September 8, 2018
The Trump Doctrine and the End of the 'New World Order' Jerusalem Post September 7, 2018
The US-Turkey Diplomatic Crisis The Algemeiner September 4, 2018
This Is How America Will Revise Its Approach to Iran The National Interest September 3, 2018
Is Washington Scrambling To Prevent Iran-Backed Parties From Forming Iraq's New Government? Tzarizm September 1, 2018
Lebanese Report: Syrian Officials Met with U.S. in June Jerusalem Post August 28, 2018
Abadi Tries to Strong-Arm the PMU, but Why the Sudden Janus-Face? Tzarim August 25, 2018
Trump's Fake Allies in the Gulf Gatestone Institute August 24, 2018
Where Is the US-Turkey Crisis Headed? Jerusalem Post August 24, 2018
In Syria, It's Either Reconciliation or Annexation The American Spectator August 23, 2018
A Unique Regional Opportunity to Confront Iran on Various Fronts Jerusalem Post August 21, 2018
US Defense Bill Could Force Al Jazeera to Register as Foreign Agent Jerusalem Post August 15, 2018
The Future of Eastern Syria and the Israeli Interest Jerusalem Post August 15, 2018
Congress's NDAA Gave Trump a Green Light to Confront Iran Jerusalem Post August 14, 2018
Obama, Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood, and American Aid Money Jerusalem Post July 29, 2018
What, If Anything, Did Trump and Putin Agree on in Helsinki? Jerusalem Post July 17, 2018
Can Lindsey Graham Save U.S. Foreign Policy in the Middle East? Jerusalem Post July 4, 2018
Israel Victory Gains Strength Israel Hayom July 3, 2018
Thoughts On Southern Syria Syria Comment June 24, 2018
Ending The 'Theater of the Absurd' At The UNHRC The Hill June 20, 2018
The Arab Spring Is Still Transforming The Middle East The Hill June 18, 2018
What Justice Demands FrontPage Magazine June 15, 2018
The West's Role in the Shah's Overthrow Middle East Quarterly Summer 2018
Revisiting the U.S. Role in Three Middle East Crises Middle East Quarterly Summer 2018
As Iran and Assad move in southern Syria, US and Russia must discuss response The Hill May 31, 2018
A Liberal Agrees with Trump on the Iran Deal Telos May 29, 2018
Six Sides to the Southern Syria Crisis Jerusalem Post May 29, 2018
Game on: The New Strategy of the US and its allies in the Middle East Jerusalem Post May 24, 2018
Five Takeaways From Pompeo's Iran Speech Jerusalem Post May 22, 2018
Enjoy the Jerusalem Embassy — But Don't Get Giddy National Review May 15, 2018
Recognizing Jerusalem is in America's National Interest Jerusalem Post May 13, 2018
The Unsung Heroes of the War Against ISIS in Syria Jerusalem Post May 2, 2018
Any North Korea nuclear deal must involve Iran's nuclear program The Hill May 2, 2018
Who Was Behind The Massive Explosion In Syria? Jerusalem Post April 30, 2018
Syria: The Largest (and Most Important) Conflict of the 21st Century The National Interest April 16, 2018
The Great Distraction of Punitive Airstrikes The New Republic April 15, 2018
The Case for Bombing Assad World Affairs Journal April 12, 2018
Pompeo's challenge: After Tillerson, a consistent US policy in the Middle East The Hill March 16, 2018
America Shouldn't Accept 'Illiberal Democracy' in the Middle East Washington Examiner March 10, 2018
How America reached a 'What do you expect us to do' foreign policy The Hill March 9, 2018
Erdoğan's Turkey has no Place in NATO Begin-Sadat Center March 7, 2018
Crafting a US Response to Turkish Intransigence The Hill March 7, 2018
A New Era at the State Department? Modern Diplomacy March 1, 2018
A Turning Point in the Kurdish-Western Alliance? JPost March 1, 2018
Why No Mention of Radical Islam in the State of the Union Spectator February 19, 2018
When Anti-Zionism Reigned at the IRS Arutz Sheva February 19, 2018
UNRWA: the Greatest Obstacle to Peace Israel Hayom February 7, 2018
Trump Echoes Talleyrand in Middle East Diplomacy The Daily Caller February 2, 2018
Welcome to Syria 2.0 Foreign Policy January 25, 2018
How Aid to Palestinians Hurts - Not Helps - the Peace Process Forward January 22, 2018
Time to Kick Turkey out of NATO? World Affairs Journal January 18, 2018
The U.N. Agency That Keeps Palestinians from Prospering The Wall Street Journal January 11, 2018
Trump Is Right to Cut Funding to UNRWA The Hill January 7, 2018
Trump Administration Strategy Document Improves on Predecessors The Hill December 27, 2017
Why There's Muslim Violence, but not Christian Violence, in the Middle East FrontPage Magazine December 27, 2017
Trump Restores Realism with His National Security Strategy The Washington Examiner December 21, 2017
Trump Returns "Jihad" to Intelligence FrontPage Magazine December 20, 2017
In Middle East, U.S. Must Address Realities of Iranian Encroachment The Hill December 18, 2017
Moving Jerusalem from Heaven to Earth Ynet December 18, 2017
Jerusalem Deals in Reality The Australian December 15, 2017
Long History of Hypocrisy about Jerusalem The Toronto Sun December 13, 2017
Jerusalem is Israel's Capital and Always Will Be World Affairs Journal December 7, 2017
New Evidence of the Iran Deal's Failures The Gatestone Institute November 28, 2017
A New York IPO for Saudi Aramco Forces Americans to Collude with a Cartel CNBC November 17, 2017
The Important Symbolism, but Probable Futility, of the Taylor Force Act The New English Review November 17, 2017
Taxpayer-Funded Bias on Middle East Invades K-12 Classrooms The Algemeiner November 8, 2017
Why There's More and More Truck Jihad The Daily Caller November 3, 2017
Turkey and the U.S.: A Poisoned Alliance The Gatestone Institute October 30, 2017
Iraqi Kurdistan's Crisis: A Failure of Strategy The American Spectator October 22, 2017
Saving NATO from Turkey The Washington Times October 17, 2017
Trump's Critics on Iran Are Wrong The Hill October 16, 2017
Turkey Is Behaving like an Enemy Now World Affairs Journal October 12, 2017
Trump Dumps the UN Erasure, Slander, and Cover-up Organization The Washington Examiner October 12, 2017
The Turkish Love-Hate Relationship with America BESA Center Perspectives October 10, 2017
Let's All Agree Not to Visit Turkey The Daily Caller October 6, 2017
Stopping Iran Is up to Israel Now The Jerusalem Post October 1, 2017
The Black Sheep of NATO World Affairs Journal September 25, 2017
NATO Needs to Admit Turkey Is Shredding Democratic Values The Hill September 22, 2017
Turkey's Erdoğan Tries (and Fails) to Censor an American Think Tank The Gatestone Institute September 21, 2017
I Taught NATO to Stand Up to a Dictator National Review Online September 21, 2017
The State Department's Palestinian Fantasies The New English Review September 12, 2017
Putting an End to Government Funding of Islamism The National Review August 24, 2017
To Fight Extremism, Trump Needs a Credible Public Liaison Office The Hill August 21, 2017
Stop Smearing Sebastian Gorka The Forward August 18, 2017
The Kurds Are About to Blow up Iraq World Affairs Journal August 17, 2017
The U.S. House Votes against Studying Islamism The Washington Examiner August 11, 2017
Syria: Assessing the CIA Program The American Spectator August 7, 2017
Even Kushner Knows Negotiation Can't Solve the Palestinian Conflict The Hill August 4, 2017
Is Washington Ceding Syria to Russian Influence? The Jerusalem Post July 28, 2017
True Security Requires Vetting for Ideology, Not Passport LifeZette July 17, 2017
Hands Off the Antiquities The American Interest July 15, 2017
Israel and Hezbollah: The Battle before the Battle The Jerusalem Post July 14, 2017
How to Depoliticize Palestinian Refugee Status The American Spectator July 7, 2017
Under Trump, Israeli Victims of Terror at Least Get Genuine Condolences The Jerusalem Post June 27, 2017
Will U.S. and Russian Forces Clash in Syria? Foreign Policy June 26, 2017
The Paradoxical Peril of Warm U.S.-Israel Relations The Wall Street Journal June 2, 2017
This Time, the Loser Writes History Middle East Quarterly Summer 2017
An Arab NATO? Be Careful What You Wish For Fox News May 28, 2017
Erdogan's Traveling Goon Squad The Gatestone Institute May 28, 2017
Why Eastern Syria is Essential to Containing Iran The Jerusalem Post May 26, 2017
Trump Told the Truth in Saudi Arabia (If Not the Whole Truth) Fox News May 24, 2017
Trump Can Break the Israeli-Palestinian Impasse The Gatestone Institute May 22, 2017
Trump's Saudi Speech: Pretty Good National Review Online May 21, 2017
Palestinian Statehood Is Acceptable ... Eventually Arutz Sheva May 21, 2017
The Muslim Brotherhood Lobbies Congress The Daily Caller May 16, 2017
Achieving Israel Victory with Martin Sherman Arutz Sheva May 14, 2017
The Muslim Brotherhood Has Earned Its Terrorist Designation The Washington Times April 23, 2017
Syria Strikes Fine for Limited Deterrence, but Avoid Mission Creep Middle East Eye April 7, 2017
Get Ready for the Trump Doctrine The Hill April 7, 2017
Trump Must Designate Muslim Brotherhood to Defeat Radical Islam National Review Online April 6, 2017
President Trump Wants a Peace Process Too BESA Center Perspectives March 21, 2017
Does H.R. McMaster Share Obama's Views on Islamism? PJ Media March 14, 2017
Why Is General Mattis Nominating the 'Muslim Brotherhood's Stooge'? PJ Media March 11, 2017
The Lessons of Omar Abdel Rahman The Hill March 9, 2017
Obama's Legacy, a Nuclear Iran? Middle East Quarterly Spring 2017
Smoking Out Islamists via Extreme Vetting Middle East Quarterly Spring 2017
For Islamists, Freedom is a One-Way Street The Gatestone Institute February 24, 2017
Countering Islamist Extremism the Right Way The National Review February 22, 2017
Targeting Nationalities, Not Individuals, Is Why Trump's Travel Ban Fails NewsWorks February 20, 2017
A White House Initiative to Defeat Radical Islam The Washington Times February 20, 2017
NATO Must Confront Islamic Terror or Become Obsolete The Telegraph February 13, 2017
Vilifying Syria's Kurds II: A Second Response to Roy Gutman Syria Comment February 13, 2017
Yale Professor Wants Legal Protections for Advocates of Terror The Daily Caller February 7, 2017
Why Israelis Like Trump Fortune February 7, 2017
What Can Trump Do to Stop the BDS Movement? RealClearWorld February 6, 2017
The Limbo of the Israel Embassy Controversy Newsday January 28, 2017
A Five-Part Plan for Trump to Rebuild US Relations with Israel The Hill January 27, 2017
The Three-Way Option: Arab States, Israel, Palestinians Israel Hayom January 25, 2017
Inaugural Words Heard 'Round the World: 'Radical Islamic Terrorism' The Toronto Sun January 24, 2017
J Street's Dead End The Hill January 22, 2017
Advice for President-elect Trump from a Veteran Mideast Envoy (satire) The Times of Israel January 19, 2017
Dublin Is Not Jerusalem The Forward January 10, 2017
The Real Obama Legacy The Daily Caller January 5, 2017
Security Council Resolution Reveals UN Hypocrisy The Toronto Sun January 3, 2017
Turkey's Slide into Authoritarianism Middle East Quarterly Winter 2017
This Is the Moment for an Israeli Victory National Review Online December 31, 2016
What is Obama's End Game on Israel? The Hill December 31, 2016
Jimmy Carter's Lifelong Pursuit of a Palestinian State American Thinker December 30, 2016
Trump Emboldens Egypt's Sisi The Hill December 29, 2016
USexit: The Case for Booting the UN out of America Grows Stronger Breitbart December 28, 2016
John Kerry is Dead Wrong about Israeli Settlements The Los Angeles Times December 28, 2016
Obama and the UN's Outrageous Assault on Israel's Legitimacy The Times of Israel December 26, 2016
It's Time for Realism in Syria, President-elect Donald Trump The Hill December 23, 2016
Iranian Kurds Join the Fight The American Interest December 15, 2016
The Myth of Israel's Demographic Doomsday The Hill December 9, 2016
Trump's Choices in the Middle East The Boston Globe December 8, 2016
The UN's Palestine Language The Gatestone Institute November 30, 2016
As Trump Charts New Mideast Policy, White House Contemplates Sabotage The Miami Herald November 21, 2016
The Unrepentant: Hillary, Libya, and History The American Spectator November 17, 2016
America's Know-Nothing Diplomacy The Washington Times November 9, 2016
Tackling the Middle East after the Election The American Spectator November 4, 2016
Congress Must Act to Prevent Unilateral Move to Create Palestinian State The American Spectator September 30, 2016
Obama's November Surprise The Hill September 26, 2016
What Would a Palestinian State Look Like? The Weekly Standard September 26, 2016
Impervious Hubris: How U.S. Intelligence Failures Led to ISIS PJ Media September 15, 2016
Israeli Victory Is the Only Way to Bring Peace The Hill September 9, 2016
Rebranding the Iran Ransom Payment as 'Leverage' Independent Journal Review September 5, 2016
Betraying Iran's Democratic Opposition The Hill August 28, 2016
No Saudi Money for American Mosques The Hill August 22, 2016
Who Should Rule Syria? The Spectator August 20, 2016
What's Trump's Policy on Visas for Muslims? The Washington Times August 17, 2016
How US States Can Promote Israeli-Palestinian Peace The Hill August 8, 2016
Ibrahim Kalin: Erdoğan's U.S.-Trained Enforcer Independent Journal Review August 2, 2016
Department of Homeland Security Targeting the Wrong Enemy The Gatestone Institute July 26, 2016
End U.S. Aid to Israel Israel Hayom July 26, 2016
On Islam, Western Leaders Are Liars or Fools PJ Media July 22, 2016
Obama Doesn't Understand Jihadist Doctrine The Washington Examiner June 30, 2016
Denial Will Not Defeat Islamist Terror, Mr. President Fox News June 27, 2016
Negotiating with the Taliban, Again The Washington Examiner June 14, 2016
In Search of Iranian Moderates The Gatestone Institute June 8, 2016
Dhimmi Nation PJ Media June 3, 2016
Send Ground Forces to Destroy ISIS? Middle East Quarterly Summer 2016
U.S. Mideast Retreat a Boon for Moscow and Tehran Middle East Quarterly Summer 2016
How New York State Can Fight Europe's Rampaging Israel Boycotters The New York Post May 10, 2016
Ben Rhodes and the Fiction behind the Iran Nuclear Deal The Gatestone Institute May 10, 2016
The Foul Legacy of Sykes-Picot The Washington Times May 9, 2016
Should the U.S. Build an 'ISIS Wall'? The Gatestone Institute May 5, 2016
Lebanizing Syria The Hill April 30, 2016
Turkey's Circus in Washington The Gatestone Institute April 12, 2016
Iran's Missiles and the Obama Doctrine The American Spectator April 6, 2016
Cuba and Obama's 'Axis of Evil' The Gatestone Institute March 21, 2016
Obama and the Daylight between US and Israel The Hill March 18, 2016
John Kasich Regrets Turkey Not Being in the European Union Breitbart March 11, 2016
Trump's Saddam Nostalgia The Daily Caller February 29, 2016
Can Politically Correct Puppetry Win the War on Islamic Extremism? Independent Journal Review February 24, 2016
The Consequences of American Retreat from the Middle East BESA Center Perspectives February 24, 2016
Republicans: Put Syria Back on the Table The Hill February 17, 2016
Saudi Arabia and Turkey Are Walking into a Trap The Gatestone Institute February 16, 2016
Assessing Obama's Mosque Speech on Islam The Investigative Project on Terrorism February 8, 2016
Counterterrorism? Obama Administration Uses Honor System to Vet Immigrants Independent Journal Review February 3, 2016
There's No Excuse for American Ignorance about Islam FrontPage Magazine January 30, 2016
Obama's Syria Diplomacy is Doomed to Fail The Hill January 22, 2016
Islamism Responsible for More U.S. Murders than 'Right-Wing' Extremism Independent Journal Review January 14, 2016
The Fall of Iraq's Anbar Province Middle East Quarterly Winter 2016
Libya's Descent into Chaos Middle East Quarterly Winter 2016
Obama's Middle East Delusions Middle East Quarterly Winter 2016
No, Mr. Trump, Americans Aren't Intolerant The Albany Times-Union December 30, 2015
Democrats Don't Know ISIS The Washington Examiner December 28, 2015
Trump: You Should Ban Islamists, Not Muslims The Washington Times December 11, 2015
Caliphate Accompli Jihad Watch November 29, 2015
Washington Won't Arm Christians Fighting ISIS FrontPage Magazine November 18, 2015
Court Ruling Could Hinder U.S. Investigation of Islamists The American Thinker November 4, 2015
How Much Does the U.S. Government Still Deal with CAIR? The American Thinker October 30, 2015
What's the Goal of DOJ's Strong Cities Network? The American Thinker October 8, 2015
Obama Throws Christian Refugees to the Lions The Gatestone Institute September 24, 2015
Beware the Obama Administration's No-Alternatives Racket on Iran The National Post September 12, 2015
A Tiny Silver Lining in the Otherwise Bad Iran Deal The Philadelphia Inquirer September 9, 2015
Laundering Iran's Nukes The Gatestone Institute September 9, 2015
America's 'Faustian Bargain' with Turkey The Gatestone Institute September 8, 2015
Iran and the Old Potomac Two-Step The Times of Israel September 6, 2015
Defeating ISIS, Rolling Back Iran Middle East Quarterly Fall 2015
Hope and Incoherence about the Iran Deal The Times of Israel August 26, 2015
Turkey, US Aim to Broaden Campaign Against ISIS Defense News August 23, 2015
What If Tehran Turns Down the Nuclear Deal? The Washington Times August 20, 2015
Obama's Legacy and the Iran Nuclear Agreement The National Post August 18, 2015
US, Germany to Withdraw Patriots from Turkey Defense News August 17, 2015
America Should Aim to Contain, not Destroy, ISIS The Huffington Post August 12, 2015
Turkey's Keystone Commandos The Gatestone Institute August 9, 2015
U.S. Gas Exports: The Pipe Dream Natural Gas Europe August 3, 2015
Why Empower Iran? The Times of Israel August 3, 2015
Nuclear Creepout: Iran's Third Path to the Bomb The National Interest July 22, 2015
Tackling Islamism, Post-Chattanooga The Toronto Sun July 21, 2015
Interview with Former Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren FrontPage Magazine July 20, 2015
The Deal with Iran: How to Make Lemonade out of Lemons The Times of Israel July 14, 2015
Obama's Iran Deal Has the Makings of a Catastrophe National Review Online July 14, 2015
The Middle East Studies Mess: Causes and Consequences Australia/Israel Review July 2015
What Israel Tells Us About Ourselves Tablet July 2, 2015
Face it America, Turkey's Just Not That into You The Gatestone Institute June 21, 2015
Iranian Nukes, the Arab Gulf, and Obama's Seductive Summitry The Washington Times June 2, 2015
Obama Misses the Mark on Iranian Anti-Semitism The Times of Israel June 2, 2015
That Failed Philadelphia "Islamic Jew-Hatred" Bus Ad The Philadelphia Inquirer May 27, 2015
Turkey, US To Give Syrian Rebels Air Support Defense News May 26, 2015
What Syrian Chemical Weapons Reveal about Obama Fox News May 19, 2015
How Obama Lost Ramadi PJ Media May 18, 2015
Will Obama Pick Another Fight with Israel? The Washington Times April 27, 2015
In Kosovo, U.S.-Funded Study Gets Response to ISIS Wrong The Weekly Standard April 20, 2015
Empathy Does not Equal Understanding: Obama on Iran The Times of Israel April 14, 2015
The Middle East Turmoil and Israel's Security International Relations and Security Network (ISN) April 13, 2015
Why Don't Americans Trust Republicans on Foreign Policy? PJ Media April 11, 2015
There is No "Better Deal" with Iran BESA Center Perspectives April 9, 2015
Preempting an Inevitable War with Iran Asia Times Online April 6, 2015
Decoding the Obama Doctrine The Washington Times April 6, 2015
Erdogan Has Zero Problems with Turkey's Isolation The Gatestone Institute April 6, 2015
Backgrounder: Iran Nuclear Negotiations April 3, 2015
Backgrounder: Arab Intervention in Yemen April 3, 2015
Lost Opportunities after Netanyahu's Bar-Ilan Speech The Times of Israel March 29, 2015
Why Yemen Matters The Washington Times March 28, 2015
Israelis Haven't Lost Hope in Peace, but Are More Prudent About the Process YNet News March 27, 2015
Trusting the Ayatollahs: What's in a Fatwa? The American Thinker March 26, 2015
The Kobani Precedent The Jerusalem Report March 25, 2015
Will Obama Support Egypt's War on Radical Islam? Fox News March 19, 2015
Security Challenges of the New Israeli Government BESA Center Perspectives March 19, 2015
The CIA Doesn't Know Why Muslims Join ISIS PJ Media March 18, 2015
UNRWA: The Crux of the Arab-Israeli Conflict Justice Winter 2014-2015
Obama Administration Missteps Crown Iran as Regional Hegemon PJ Media March 16, 2015
Why Politicians Pretend Islam Has No Role in Violence The Washington Times March 9, 2015
The U.S. Anti-ISIS Strategy's True Cost The Daily Beast March 2, 2015
President Obama Should Listen to Netanyahu's Iran Speech The Times of Israel March 2, 2015
The Real Crisis in U.S.-Israel Relations Lies Ahead The Washington Times March 1, 2015
Americans Battle the Arab-Israeli Conflict Middle East Quarterly Spring 2015
Obama Insults Opponents of Islamist Violence The Toronto Sun February 25, 2015
Let's Unfriend ISIS The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle February 25, 2015
Is the Era of Euphemism in Washington Beginning to End? The Times of Israel February 22, 2015
Seven Problems with John Kerry's Iranian Nuclear Clock Foreign Policy Research Institute February 2015
Erdoğan's Western Enablers Hürriyet Daily News February 18, 2015
White House Delusions, Islamist Realities The Jerusalem Post February 17, 2015
Obama's Iran Policy and Israel's Elections BESA Center Perspectives February 16, 2015
Menendez and the Demise of American Liberalism The Times of Israel February 15, 2015
Why the (Toothless) Iran Sanctions Bill Matters The Washington Times February 13, 2015
The Early CIA and Its Anti-Zionist Maneuvering The Jerusalem Post February 12, 2015
Obama's 'Secret Iran Strategy' Began in 2006 with Robert Gates PJ Media February 8, 2015
Obama: We're No Better than Islamic State FrontPage Magazine February 6, 2015
Mideast Despots among Recipients of U.S. Cultural Preservation Funds The Weekly Standard February 2, 2015
Trash Talk Diplomacy, US-Israel Relations, and Iran The Times of Israel February 1, 2015
China's Growing Middle East Footprint: Israel's Opportunity BESA Center Perspectives February 1, 2015
The Real Fight Against ISIS Begins in Saudi Arabia The Toronto Sun January 27, 2015
Reframing the Enemy after France's 9/11 The Times of Israel January 17, 2015
Turkey is no American Ally BESA Center Perspectives January 4, 2015
Could Obama Swing the Israeli Election? The Gatestone Institute January 3, 2015
In Afghanistan, the New Year Begins with an Ignominious End The Toronto Sun December 31, 2014
How the State Department Annually Perpetuates Palestinian Misery The National Interest December 19, 2014
Iran and the Shia Militias Advance in Iraq The Tower December 2014
How Turkey Went Bad The Weekly Standard October 13, 2014
ISIS: Can the West Win Without a Ground Game? The Tower October 2014
Western Fear of Angering Turkey Leaves Besieged Kurdish Town at Mercy of Islamic State The Jerusalem Post October 7, 2014
Who Does Turkey Support? The Gatestone Institute October 7, 2014
Turkey: What Ally? The Gatestone Institute September 22, 2014
War against ISIS Headed for Failure The Toronto Sun September 16, 2014
Despite Setbacks, Islamic State Faces no Danger to its Existence The Jerusalem Post September 4, 2014
Should Washington Withhold Aid to Egypt? Middle East Quarterly Fall 2014
Egypt under Al-Sisi: His Toughest Challenge is his Most Challenging Opportunity Diplomatist Magazine August 2014
Sherman's 300,000 and the Caliphate's Three Million Asia Times August 12, 2014
How Church Attendance Affects American Attitudes toward Israel Israel Hayom August 5, 2014
No Economic Aid to Hamas-Ruled Gaza BESA Center Perspectives July 29, 2014
Don't Put Terrorists on Trial National Review Online July 14, 2014
Fractured States The Jerusalem Post July 4, 2014
Turmoil in Iraq Spells Trouble for Oil Markets The Wall Street Journal June 23, 2014
ISIS Rampages, the Middle East Shakes National Review Online June 12, 2014
A Limited Disclosure Nuclear Agreement with Iran: Promise or Peril? Foreign Policy Research Institute June 2014
Rahim Sabadia: Portrait of a Disgraced Defense Contractor PJ Media May 28, 2014
Don't Blame the People for Iranian Intransigence The Jerusalem Post May 20, 2014
Nigerian 'Sex-Slaves' Disrupt Obama Narrative on Islam Human Events May 15, 2014
A Sweet Deal for the Mullahs The National Post May 13, 2014
Why [Israeli-Palestinian] Negotiations Collapsed The Times of Israel May 3, 2014
Jerusalem is Not up for Grabs BESA Center Perspectives April 10, 2014
More sitcom than CENTCOM Asia Times March 10, 2014
The End of the 'Wrong Side of History' PJ Media March 5, 2014
Reading the Obama Interview The Times of Israel March 3, 2014
Obama's Hollow Promises Abroad The Washington Times February 12, 2014
The Boycott Mirage Israel Hayom February 6, 2014
Kerry Boasts of 'Pluralistic' Syria Once Assad Gone Raymondibrahim.com January 23, 2014
The U.S. and Christian Persecution National Review Online January 18, 2014
Confidence Game: Losing American Support, the Gulf States Scramble The Tower January 2014
Why the U.S. Failed in Iraq Middle East Quarterly Winter 2014
Saudis Bristle at Obama's Outreach to Iran The Washington Times December 3, 2013
Is the US changing sides in the regional conflict between Iran and its enemies? The Jerusalem Post November 30, 2013
U.S. Blindspot Shows on the Iran Nuclear Deal Tablet Magazine November 25, 2013
The JFK Assassination's Continued Importance National Review Online November 22, 2013
The Silver Lining of Obama's Weak America The Washington Times November 12, 2013
Kerry: Stay home Israel Hayom November 10, 2013
After the Pax Americana PJ Media November 9, 2013
Obama Turns on Israel National Review Online November 8, 2013
Obama vs. Putin -- is the Cold War about to return to the Middle East? Fox News October 28, 2013
Let Refugees Remain in Their Own Culture Zones The Washington Times September 24, 2013
Scoring the Syria Deal National Review Online September 17, 2013
US plays Monopoly, Russia plays chess Asia Times September 16, 2013
Pushed on the Bandwagon Foreign Policy September 4, 2013
The Failure of U.S. Policy toward Damascus Middle East Quarterly Fall 2013
The Pros and Cons of Attacking Syria PJ Media August 28, 2013
Obama's Foreign Fiasco The Washington Times August 21, 2013
World learns to manage without the US Asia Times August 19, 2013
America's Problems in the Middle East are Just Beginning PJ Media August 15, 2013
Egyptians Enraged by U.S. Outreach to Muslim Brotherhood PJ Media August 9, 2013
Obama, McCain and Graham make a 'huge mistake' in Egypt Fox News August 8, 2013
Dumb, Dumber, Dumberer in Washington PJ Media July 26, 2013
Waiting for Captain America National Post July 26, 2013
U.S. Ambassador to Egypt: "Muslim Brotherhood's Lackey" Gatestone Institute July 17, 2013
Obama's Proxy War on Mideast Christians PJ Media June 27, 2013
Obama to Egyptian Christians: Don't Protest the Brotherhood FrontPageMagazine.com June 25, 2013
Obama Administration Calls for the 'Human Rights' of Jihadi Murderers PJ Media May 25, 2013
The U.S. Government Compiles a Bibliography The Washington Times May 23, 2013
Dumb and Dumber Tablet Magazine May 20, 2013
Who Is James Dobbins? PJ Media May 7, 2013
Support Assad The Washington Times April 11, 2013
Obama to Palestinians: Accept the Jewish State The Washington Times March 26, 2013
Explaining Obama's Fixation with Israel National Review Online March 19, 2013
Muslim Cleric Calls U.S. Aid to Egypt 'Jizya' FrontPageMagazine.com March 19, 2013
Why on earth is Obama going to Israel? The Times of Israel March 12, 2013
Problems in the U.S. Military Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
The U.S. versus the 'Shi'ite Crescent'? The Jerusalem Post February 5, 2013
Learning the Wrong Lessons from Ike The National Interest February 1, 2013
Obama's Anti-Zionism The Washington Times January 22, 2013
The Folly of Arming Syria's Rebels The National Interest January 14, 2013
Don't blame America for Syrian strife National Post January 14, 2013
Using Cold War Tactics to Confront Iran The Washington Times January 9, 2013
The Islamic Schoolyard-Bully and Obama's America FrontPageMagazine.com October 18, 2012
Post-Mortem on the Muhammad Protests National Review Online October 2, 2012
Rampaging Islamists The Washington Times September 19, 2012
Romney vs. Obama vis-à-vis Israel National Review Online September 4, 2012
Wait Out the War in Syria The Washington Times August 21, 2012
Spy vs. Spy, America vs. Israel National Review Online August 7, 2012
Obama Administration's War on Persecuted Christians Investigative Project on Terrorism August 2, 2012
After an Israeli Strike on Iran The Washington Times June 26, 2012
Israeli Settlements, American Pressure, and Peace JCPA Strategic Perspectives 2012
Stay out of the Syrian Morass The Washington Times June 13, 2012
Count Palestine Refugees? National Review Online May 29, 2012
An 'Imaginary' President Appeases a Very Real Islam FrontPageMagazine.com May 28, 2012
Talking Points Foreign Policy March 2, 2012
Gary Sick, Discredited but Honored Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Can Afghanistan Be Rescued? Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Rethinking U.S. Strategy in Afghanistan Middle East Quarterly Winter 2012
Assessing the Surge in Iraq MERIA December 22, 2011
Tehran holds Obama re-election wild card [in Iraq] The Washington Times December 20, 2011
Egypt's Sham Election National Review Online December 6, 2011
Obama Administration Bans Knowledge of Islam Hudson New York November 30, 2011
Friendless in the Middle East National Review Online November 8, 2011
Obama's Misplaced Mideast Optimism National Review Online October 25, 2011
Hillary Clinton Promises to Save Egypt's Christians? Jihad Watch October 13, 2011
The State Department's Skewed Standards Jihad Watch September 23, 2011
Exposed: Ron Paul's Foreign Policy Ignorance and Naivety Pajamas Media September 15, 2011
Panetta vs. U.S. Military on Iraq The American Spectator September 13, 2011
The U.S. Government's Failed History of Muslim Outreach Pajamas Media September 11, 2011
What 9/11 Has Wrought Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Obama's Pretend Counterterrorism Policy National Review August 29, 2011
White House Mischief The Washington Times August 16, 2011
Empower Iranians vs. Tehran National Review Online July 19, 2011
Weakening Washington's Middle East Influence Middle East Quarterly Summer 2011
Obama's Middle East Speech National Review Online: The Corner May 19, 2011
Ideals Trump Interests in Obama's Libya Policy Hudson New York April 6, 2011
Four Middle Eastern Upheavals FoxNews.com March 29, 2011
Back to the Shores of Tripoli? National Review Online March 10, 2011
Libya: What to do? National Review Online March 10, 2011
Abbas vs. Obama Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
Mission Creep and Its Discontents Middle East Quarterly Spring 2011
Obama's Moment of Truth at the UN Commentary January 6, 2011
Why Isn't Obama Pressuring the Palestinians? Foreign Policy January 4, 2011
Adrift in Arabia The Journal of International Security Affairs Fall 2010
Israel and Congressional Democrats National Review Online October 19, 2010
Nation-Building: A Success in Iraq? Foreign Policy Journal September 15, 2010
Focus on Yemen, Not Israel-Palestine Hudson New York September 3, 2010
The Arab Lobby: The American Component Middle East Quarterly Fall 2010
Will Obama Use His UN Veto? Commentary September 2010
Bush's Gift to Obama ForeignPolicy.com August 18, 2010
Obama, Israel & American Jews: The Challenge Commentary June 2010
John Brennan: "Jihad Is a Holy Struggle" Middle East Quarterly Summer 2010
Obama's Top Counterterror Adviser's Inability to Think Outside the Box Bodes Disaster Pajamas Media May 29, 2010
How Islamists Came to Dominate European Islam National Review Online May 25, 2010
The Special Relationship: The Establishment is Doing Just Fine ForeignPolicy.com May 21, 2010
Embracing Iran American Thinker May 9, 2010
The Solace of Poor U.S.-Israel Relations National Review Online April 13, 2010
Obama Tries to Eradicate Radical Islam Pajamas Media April 9, 2010
When Israel Stood Up to Washington [in 1981] FrontPageMagazine.com April 6, 2010
Obama's Foolish Settlements Ultimatum ForeignPolicy.com April 1, 2010
White Elephant in Baghdad National Review Online March 30, 2010
America's Shiny New Palestinian Militia National Review Online March 16, 2010
Is Barack Obama More AIPAC Than J Street? ForeignPolicy.com February 17, 2010
In Mideast, Bet on a Strong Horse National Review Online February 16, 2010
Sarah Palin Endorses 'Bomb Iran' National Review Online February 8, 2010
How to Save the Obama Presidency: Bomb Iran National Review Online February 2, 2010
T. E. Lawrence, American Strategist History News Network January 18, 2010
Not Nearly Enough On Afghanistan Forbes.com December 1, 2009
Islamist Perfidy and Western Naivety Pajamas Media November 9, 2009
Don't Take Netanyahu to the Woodshed ForeignPolicy.com November 9, 2009
Don't Sacrifice Human Rights for Iran Diplomacy Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty October 7, 2009
Netanyahu's Quiet Success Jerusalem Post September 30, 2009
Stuck in the Middle East ForeignPolicy.com September 17, 2009
One Cheer for Obama's Foreign Policy Jerusalem Post September 16, 2009
Counterterrorism in Obama's Washington FrontPageMagazine.com August 18, 2009
Iran: Recent Developments and Implications for U.S. Policy House Foreign Affairs Committee July 22, 2009
Obama and Israel, Into the Abyss Philadelphia Bulletin July 21, 2009
Tough Love Is No Love at All ForeignPolicy.com July 21, 2009
Our Common Foe National Review July 20, 2009
Obama's Puzzling Approach to the Muslim World Pajamas Media July 17, 2009
Limping away from a Shattered Iraq National Post July 8, 2009
Cut Bibi Some Slack ForeignPolicy.com July 1, 2009
The Troop Drawdown Could Be Costly for Iraq Wall Street Journal June 30, 2009
A Call for American Boldness in Iran Jerusalem Post June 24, 2009
Silence Is Not Neutrality National Review Online June 23, 2009
Don't meddle, but help create a template for Iranians to act Los Angeles Times June 18, 2009
The Obama Effect? New York Daily News June 14, 2009
A Rapid and Harsh Turn against Israel Jerusalem Post June 4, 2009
Criticism and Conciliation National Review Online June 4, 2009
Obama and Netanyahu Meet: What's Next? Jerusalem Post May 18, 2009
Standing with Steven J. Rosen Philadelphia Bulletin May 5, 2009
Just the beginning Bitterlemons International April 30, 2009
What Iran Really Thinks About Talks Wall Street Journal April 13, 2009
Obama Shouldn't Sacrifice Allies To Please Russia Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty March 4, 2009
That Surreal Gaza Reconstruction Conference FrontPageMagazine.com March 3, 2009
George W. Bush: "America Reshaped Our Approach to the Middle East" Middle East Quarterly Spring 2009
An Assessment of the Obama Mideast Team Middle East Review of International Affairs March 2009
Arab Democracy and American Policy MEF Policy Forum February 25, 2009
An Opening to Iran? Weekly Standard February 16, 2009
Diplomacy By Itself Won't Work With Iran Investor's Business Daily February 13, 2009
Assessing the Obama Mideast team Jerusalem Post February 12, 2009
Obama, the Middle East and Islam - An Initial Assessment FrontPageMagazine.com February 3, 2009
A Saudi Prince's Threat to the Obama Administration FrontPageMagazine.com January 26, 2009
The Democrats and Israel FrontPageMagazine.com January 20, 2009
Is U.S. Detention Policy in Iraq Working? Middle East Quarterly Winter 2009
Insight into Obama's Middle East Policy? Jerusalem Post December 30, 2008
Tehran Is The Obstacle To U.S.-Iran Talks Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty November 25, 2008
The U.S. Should Not Open an Interests Section in Tehran CFR Forum November 4, 2008
Obama or McCain, Iran stance won't change The Australian October 3, 2008
Boxed In: Containing a Nuclear Iran Jane's Intelligence Review October 2008
Appease Iran? Jerusalem Post September 25, 2008
Biden's Blink on Iran Washington Post August 26, 2008
. . . And Foreign Policy Moves Front and Center Richmond Times-Dispatch August 12, 2008
Bush's Disastrous Flip Flop Bitterlemons International August 7, 2008
Obama in Berlin Washington Post July 24, 2008
Now Bush Is Appeasing Iran Wall Street Journal July 21, 2008
Will Washington Betray Anti-Regime Iranians? Jerusalem Post July 17, 2008
The Enemy Has a Name Jerusalem Post June 19, 2008
Prepare to attack [Iran] USA Today June 11, 2008
Obama vs. McCain on the Middle East Jerusalem Post June 5, 2008
The Costs of Relying on Aging Dictators Middle East Quarterly Summer 2008
Hillary Clinton's right to say 'obliterate' New York Daily News May 7, 2008
Rose-Colored Foreign Policy Wall Street Journal April 14, 2008
Unintelligence on Iranian Nukes Weekly Standard February 25, 2008
The Proposed U.S. Security Commitment to Iraq House Foreign Affairs Committee January 23, 2008
Bush's Middle East Hopes [and His Failures] Jerusalem Post January 17, 2008
Bush Promotes a Palestinian "Right of Return" FrontPageMagazine.com January 14, 2008
Augmenting Israel's Qualitative Military Edge Middle East Quarterly Winter 2008
Is Iraqi Kurdistan a Good Ally? AEI Middle Eastern Outlook January 2008
Delhi: Between Tehran and Washington Middle East Quarterly Winter 2008
Fund the Palestinians? Bad Idea Jerusalem Post December 19, 2007
That NIE Makes War against Iran More Likely Jerusalem Post December 13, 2007
Are President Bush's recent statements on Iran dangerously provocative? Congressional Quarterly November 16, 2007
Washington Protects the Terror Masters [in Courtrooms] Jerusalem Post November 15, 2007
Saddam's Damn Dam [i.e., The Mosul Dam] Jerusalem Post November 7, 2007
Annapolis Blues Jerusalem Post October 24, 2007
The Guldimann Memorandum Weekly Standard October 22, 2007
A Lever of Change in Iran Washington Post October 19, 2007
Giuliani's Fresh Start Jerusalem Post October 17, 2007
Grandstanding Has Consequences National Review Online October 15, 2007
America's Crash Course on Islam New York Sun September 11, 2007
Dissident Watch: Kamal al-Labwani Middle East Quarterly Fall 2007
The U.S. Counter-propaganda Failure in Iraq Middle East Quarterly Fall 2007
President Bush's Broken Promises Wall Street Journal July 31, 2007
Salvaging the Iraq War New York Sun July 24, 2007
U.S. Policy Options in the Iraq Crisis U.S. House of Representatives July 17, 2007
Unleash the Iranian Opposition[, the Mujahedeen-e Khalq] New York Sun July 10, 2007
Shoeless George Bush[ Discusses Islam] New York Sun July 3, 2007
Opposing view: Don't blink, don't back down USA Today July 2, 2007
U.S. Policy: Back to the Future Aspenia June 2007
Bolstering Moderate Muslims New York Sun April 17, 2007
Enabling Kurdish Illusions Weekly Standard March 19, 2007
Fair or Foul Play? Private Papers March 15, 2007
My Problem with Jimmy Carter's Book Middle East Quarterly Spring 2007
Could Sanctions Work against Tehran? Middle East Quarterly Winter 2007
Specter, colleagues travel abroad, but bid for dialogue yields little Philadelphia Inquirer December 28, 2006
James Baker's Terrible Iraq Report New York Sun December 12, 2006
Is American Support for Middle Eastern Dissidents the Kiss of Death? AEI Middle Eastern Outlook December 5, 2006
What went wrong: A sober look at Iraq National Review Online December 4, 2006
"Arabs may one day miss George W. Bush" Daily Star (Beirut) December 1, 2006
Right war, botched occupation USA Today November 27, 2006
Nurture Iraqi democracy, from the ground up Los Angeles Times November 16, 2006
Ahmadinejad - Hostage Taker? Kommersant (Moscow daily) November 13, 2006
Rumsfeld and the Realists Wall Street Journal November 13, 2006
In 1796, U.S. Vowed Friendliness With Islam New York Sun November 7, 2006
Tempering Ambitions [in Iraq] National Interest November/December 2006
Decision Time on Iran New York Sun October 31, 2006
Why withdrawal from Iraq is the worst option Financial Times October 26, 2006
In Iraq, Stay the Course - but Change It New York Sun October 24, 2006
Conclusion First, Debate Afterwards Weekly Standard October 20, 2006
Misguided reconciliation with Baathists Philadelphia Inquirer October 19, 2006
Op Eds Now More Central in War than Bullets New York Sun October 17, 2006
To end Iran standoff, plan for war New York Daily News October 3, 2006
The U.S. vs. Iran Wall Street Journal September 20, 2006
Last Chance for Iraq? National Review September 11, 2006
Henry Kissinger to Iraq in 1975: "We Can Reduce Israel's Size" Middle East Quarterly Fall 2006
How Important Is the Israel Lobby? Middle East Quarterly Fall 2006
"Is the West Racist Toward Muslims and Arabs?" Bitterlemons International August 31, 2006
"At War with Islamic Fascists" FrontPageMagazine.com August 14, 2006
All Talk and No Strategy: The limits of diplomacy Weekly Standard July 24, 2006
Israel Has a War to Win Los Angeles Times July 20, 2006
The US defends its allies Bitterlemons International July 6, 2006
Dangerous Cycle National Review Online July 6, 2006
"[Symposium] On the Strip: Where To Go from Gaza?" National Review Online June 29, 2006
Bubba Dubya? Weekly Standard June 19, 2006
Damage Is Done National Review Online June 1, 2006
Assessing the Islamist Threat, Circa 1946 Middle East Quarterly Summer 2006
Democratize but Stabilize Middle East Quarterly Summer 2006
Will U.S. Democratization Policy Work? Middle East Quarterly Summer 2006
The Tyranny Doctrine Los Angeles Times May 26, 2006
Mr. Olmert Visits Washington New York Sun May 16, 2006
Hugging Iraq's Leaders New York Sun May 2, 2006
About Those Iraqi WMD New York Sun April 25, 2006
White House Nonchalance [toward the Middle East] New York Sun March 21, 2006
Replace Turkey as a Strategic Partner? Middle East Quarterly Spring 2006
Civil War in Iraq? New York Sun February 28, 2006
"Moslem States Represent a Potential Threat to World Peace" FrontPageMagazine.com February 13, 2006
[The Hamas electoral victory:] Democracy's bitter fruit National Post January 27, 2006
Don't deal with terrorists USA Today January 25, 2006
Libya and the U.S.: The Unique Libyan Case Middle East Quarterly Winter 2006
Winning the Propaganda War [versus Radical Islam] New York Sun December 27, 2005
The Freedom Crusade, Revisited: A Symposium National Interest Winter 2005/06
Turkey's No Casual Dining National Review Online December 12, 2005
Defending and Advancing Freedom Commentary November 2005
Bush Declares War on Radical Islam New York Sun October 11, 2005
Who killed the Bush doctrine? Haaretz September 30, 2005
What If the United States Had Not Invaded Iraq Philadelphia Inquirer September 11, 2005
William Eagleton: "The Foreign Service Has Changed Much" Middle East Quarterly Fall 2005
The Council on Foreign Relations Does the Middle East Middle East Quarterly Fall 2005
Gaza: How it All Got Started... FrontPageMagazine.com August 26, 2005
The End of Treason New York Sun August 16, 2005
Less Is More in Iraq Washington Post August 9, 2005
The Price of Compromise New York Sun August 8, 2005
Washington Must Plan Today For Democratic Iran of Tomorrow Forward July 8, 2005
Our Ally Down Under: The strongest Anglosphere link National Review June 7, 2005
Washington and Cairo - Near the Breaking Point? Middle East Quarterly Summer 2005
Defeat of Terror, Not Roadmap Diplomacy, Will Bring Peace Middle East Quarterly Summer 2005
Let Iraq handle Sunnis Baltimore Sun May 10, 2005
Soothing rhetoric - scary reality Haaretz May 6, 2005
Retreat from Gaza Boston Globe May 2, 2005
The U.N. at 60 Philadelphia Daily News April 26, 2005
[Alastair Crooke's Conflict Forum and] Sharing Jokes with Hamas Jerusalem Post April 20, 2005
That Occupation Feeling National Review Online April 18, 2005
A comedy of errors: American-Turkish Diplomacy and the Iraq War Turkish Policy Quarterly Spring 2005
Who Undercut Ambassador Horan? Middle East Quarterly Spring 2005
Will Washington Support Democracy in Iran? JCPA Jerusalem Issue Brief February 13, 2005
A Fresh Start National Review Online January 28, 2005
Bush Marches Into a Second Term, His Agenda Set by Mideast Foes Forward January 28, 2005
The Churchill Doctrine FrontPageMagazine.com January 26, 2005
Missing the Target on Nonproliferation? Middle East Quarterly Winter 2005
Vacancy National Review Online December 10, 2004
Tapping the hornets' nest Haaretz December 10, 2004
U.S. Needs To Learn Patience [in Iraq] New York Sun November 30, 2004
Arafat's Last Threat to Israel? New York Sun November 9, 2004
In the Mideast, Bush dared to be different Philadelphia Inquirer October 24, 2004
Remembering Hume Horan (1934-2004) Middle East Quarterly Fall 2004
Where Goes the U.S.-Turkish Relationship? Middle East Quarterly Fall 2004
Why Revoke Tariq Ramadan's U.S. Visa? New York Sun August 27, 2004
Talking Turkey National Review Online August 6, 2004
State (Dept.) of Confusion [when It Comes to Palestinian Terror against Israel] FrontPageMagazine.com July 19, 2004
Same Qaddafi National Review Online June 29, 2004
Try, Try, Try Again: Bush's Peace Plans Middle East Quarterly Summer 2004
[Samuel Huntington and] American Purposes In Iraq New York Sun April 27, 2004
[The RAND Corporation and] Fixing Islam New York Sun April 6, 2004
Ambiguous response: Disturbing reaction to Yassin's death Washington Times March 25, 2004
Sponsoring Terrorism Middle East Quarterly Spring 2004
The case for 'Iraqification' Jerusalem Post November 19, 2003
Bush the radical Jerusalem Post November 12, 2003
America the unpopular Jerusalem Post November 4, 2003
Let Iraqis run Iraq Jerusalem Post October 15, 2003
[Saddam's] WMD Lies New York Post October 7, 2003
When Rogues Defy Reason: Bashar's Syria Middle East Quarterly Fall 2003
[Lee Harris on Why the U.S. is] Discarding War's Rules New York Post July 22, 2003
[Christian Zionism:] Israel's Best Weapon? New York Post July 15, 2003
"A Shot at Peace": Can the U.S. Enforce the "Road Map" New York Post July 8, 2003
U.S. to Israel: Do As We Say ... New York Post July 1, 2003
Throwing out the [Arab-Israeli] Rulebook New York Post June 17, 2003
Four-Part Disharmony: The Quartet Maps Peace Middle East Quarterly Summer 2003
Syria and the United States: Bad Habits Die Hard Middle East Quarterly Summer 2003
[Mujahedeen-e Khalq:] A Terrorist U.S. Ally? New York Post May 20, 2003
Signal to Syria: Straighten Up New York Post May 13, 2003
War as Social Work? New York Post May 6, 2003
A Strongman for Iraq? New York Post April 28, 2003
100 Bin Ladens on the Way? New York Post April 8, 2003
Letters to the Editor: Does Israel Need a Plan? Commentary May 2003
Bush on Israel: Heartburn for All New York Post March 4, 2003
After Saddam? Remaking the Mideast New York Post February 11, 2003
Does Israel Need a [Peace] Plan? Commentary February 2003
[Appeasement and] Why Europe Balks New York Post January 28, 2003
Europe vs. America New York Post January 14, 2003
U.S. Department of State: Marriage to Saudis Middle East Quarterly Winter 2003
The Scandal of U.S.-Saudi Relations National Interest Winter 2002/03
What Riyadh Buys [in Washington] New York Post December 11, 2002
Government for Sale [to the Saudis] New York Post December 3, 2002
[The Need to Name and] Know Thy Terrorists New York Post November 19, 2002
Profs Who Hate America New York Post November 12, 2002
[Leftist] Globalthink's Perils New York Post September 24, 2002
Bush@U.N. National Review Online September 13, 2002
Postmortem on a Phony War Middle East Quarterly Fall 2002
Saddam's Rap Sheet New York Post August 20, 2002
Brent Scowcroft is Wrong: We Must Attack Saddam FrontPageMagazine.com August 20, 2002
Europeans: From Venus? New York Post July 16, 2002
Bush is rewarding terrorism National Post June 25, 2002
A New Round of Anger and Humiliation: Islam after 9/11 Our Brave New World 2002
U.S. Diplomacy: Even-Handed, Empty-Handed Middle East Quarterly Summer 2002
Council on Foreign Relations, "Improving U.S. Public Diplomacy" Middle East Quarterly Summer 2002
State's Terror Untruths New York Post May 28, 2002
[Saudi Arabia:] Not Friend or Foe New York Post May 14, 2002
Lost Diplomats Just Step on the Gas New York Post May 6, 2002
Is America Winning? New York Post April 8, 2002
Missing: Realistic Take on Arafat Los Angeles Times April 5, 2002
[U.S. Government Statements on the Arab-Israeli Conflict:] Confusing the Matter New Republic Online April 1, 2002
[Hussein Ibish:] U.S. Arabs' Firebrand New York Post March 25, 2002
[The United States Makes] A Majority of One New York Post March 18, 2002
[Camp David II &] Shoot-the-Moon Diplomacy New York Post March 4, 2002
Attack U.S. and Win Aid New York Post January 28, 2002
Surprise! It really is a world war on terror New York Post December 31, 2001
On to Baghdad?: Yes - The Risks Are Overrated New York Post December 3, 2001
What's True Islam? Not for U.S. to Say New York Post November 26, 2001
Muslims love Bin Laden New York Post October 22, 2001
War, not "Crimes" National Review October 1, 2001
What Bush got right - and wrong [in his speech] Jerusalem Post September 26, 2001
Mistakes Made the Catastrophe Possible Wall Street Journal September 12, 2001
Letters to the editor: Intifada Commentary March 2001
US must buck up Israel Jerusalem Post December 6, 2000
Intifada II: What the U.S. Should Do Commentary December 2000
The United States and Egypt - How Allied? A Debate Middle East Quarterly December 2000
Memo to the Next President Middle East Insight November-December 2000
Stop Pressing Israel to Make Concessions Los Angeles Times October 17, 2000
After 'Desert Storm,' Barely a Footprint Was Left in the Sand Los Angeles Times August 4, 2000
Debate: Continue U.S. Aid to Israel? Middle East Quarterly June 2000
Egypt – Still America's Partner? Middle East Quarterly June 2000
Islam and Islamism - Faith and Ideology National Interest Spring 2000
The friendly Republicans Jerusalem Post February 15, 2000
Is a Syria-Israel Treaty Good for the United States? Middle East Forum Wire January 28, 2000
Tax dollars to Syria? Washington Times January 26, 2000
No time to cajole [Syria] Jerusalem Post December 21, 1999
Where Does Religious Freedom Exist? Jewish Exponent September 23, 1999
Caspar Weinberger: "Let a Muslim Army Occupy Iraq" Middle East Quarterly September 1999
It's Official: Taliban Pose a Danger to the United States Middle East Quarterly September 1999
How Kosovo Plays in the Middle East National Post May 19, 1999
Mysterious America IntellectualCapital.com April 1, 1999
The Real "New Middle East" Commentary November 1998
A Near-Surreal Lovefest Middle East Quarterly September 1998
Anthony Zinni: "Avoid a Military Showdown with Iraq" Middle East Quarterly September 1998
[Terrorism:] The New Enemy Wall Street Journal Europe August 27, 1998
"George McGovern is Disingenuous" Middle East Quarterly June 1998
Policy Brief: Protecting American Soldiers in the Persian Gulf Middle East Quarterly June 1998
Correspondence Middle East Quarterly March 1998
Sam Brownback: "U.S. Foreign Problems Mostly Concern the Middle East" Middle East Quarterly March 1998
The Sudanese Battle for American Opinion Middle East Quarterly March 1998
Why Go It Alone [versus Iraq]? Washington Post December 3, 1997
Israel's American Detractors - Back Again Middle East Quarterly December 1997
As Mideast Peace Falters, Whom do Americans Blame? New York Post October 2, 1997
Solutions Remain Elusive in the Middle East Wall Street Journal September 9, 1997
"Religious Freedom Is a Growing Priority" Middle East Quarterly September 1997
Opinion Poll: Americans Down on the Palestinian Authority Middle East Quarterly September 1997
[Hebron Pig Poster Incident:] How Clinton Adheres to the 'Rushdie Rules' Forward July 25, 1997
How Special Is the U.S.-Israel Relationship? Middle East Quarterly June 1997
Fehim Adak: Erbakan Seeks Cooperation with America Middle East Quarterly March 1997
Imperfect Alliances: Will Europe and America Ever Agree? Middle East Quarterly March 1997
Target Iraq's Republican Guard Middle East Quarterly December 1996
The Pentagon Looks at Islam Middle East Quarterly September 1996
Condemn Those Who Advocate Violence Middle East Quarterly September 1996
Interview with Dennis Ross: Living the Peace Process Middle East Quarterly June 1996
What to Do about Iran - An Exchange: Stick to Containment Middle East Quarterly March 1996
What to Do about Iran - An Exchange: Rollback Now Middle East Quarterly March 1996
Islam - Washington's New Dilemma Middle East Quarterly March 1996
Appeasing the Saudis Middle East Quarterly March 1996
Does American Aid Help Egypt? Middle East Quarterly December 1995
Correspondence Middle East Quarterly December 1995
What to Do About Iran? Middle East Quarterly December 1995
U.S. Aid to Arafat?: No, Not until Arafat Fulfills His Promises Middle East Quarterly December 1995
U.S. Aid to Yasir Arafat? Yes, It Builds Peace Middle East Quarterly December 1995
There Are No Moderates: Dealing with Fundamentalist Islam National Interest Fall 1995
End American Aid to Israel?: No, It Remains Vital Middle East Quarterly September 1995
End American Aid to Israel?: Yes, It Does Harm Middle East Quarterly September 1995
Hank Brown: An End to the Senate's Neglect Middle East Quarterly June 1995
Dealing With Fundamentalist Islam Turkish Times April 15, 1995
Jesse Helms: Setting the Record Straight Middle East Quarterly March 1995
U.S. Troops in the Golan Heights? Washington Times November 15, 1994
[Left vs. Right:] Same Difference National Review November 7, 1994
Clinton in Syria Boston Globe October 30, 1994
[Saddam Hussein] Stupid Is as Stupid Does Wall Street Journal October 11, 1994
Islamic Fundamentalists are the New Big Threat to the West Philadelphia Inquirer September 16, 1994
Identifying Friend and Enemy In the Complex Islamic World The Northern Centinel September 1994
Looking Back on the Middle East: James A. Baker III Middle East Quarterly September 1994
On Democracy Middle East Quarterly September 1994
Words, Words, Words Middle East Quarterly September 1994
Blaming America First Middle East Quarterly September 1994
Policy Brief: The Case for Containing Iraq Middle East Quarterly June 1994
Perspectives from the White House Middle East Quarterly March 1994
Cultivate Pro-American Kuwait Wall Street Journal February 25, 1994
MEF in the Media
Title Publication Date
CNN's Arwa Damon: 'Who Can Blame' Syrians for Radicalizing after U.S. Abandonment? Middle East Forum Sentry Radio July 17, 2019
Daniel Pipes: Iran Is 'the Great Disruptive Force" of Mideast WORLD Radio June 25, 2019
Daniel Pipes: I "Emphatically Like" Most of Trump's Mideast Policy L'Informale (Italy) February 3, 2018
President Trump's "Ultimate Deal:" Is Israeli-Palestinian Peace Possible? The Heritage Foundation January 11, 2018
Daniel Pipes: Achieving Peace Through Israeli Victory FrontPage Magazine January 2, 2018
Gregg Roman: Trump's Embassy Move Will Promote "Real" Peace Talks i24news December 8, 2017
EJ Kimball: Sunni Arab States Won't Jeopardize Relations with Israel over Jerusalem Controversy Stand in the Gap Today (radio) December 7, 2017
Daniel Pipes on Trump, Iran, and a Fast-Changing Middle East L'Informale (Italy) November 13, 2017
Israeli, American Lawmakers to Push 'Victory over Palestinians' Paradigm in US Events The Jerusalem Post November 9, 2017
Daniel Pipes: 'Weak Leadership' Put NYC at Risk of Terror Attacks RT October 31, 2017
Daniel Pipes on Trump's Foreign Policy and Turkey's Erdoğan Vocal Europe August 28, 2017
Clifford Smith on Trump's Travel Ban WAVA 105.1 FM (Washington, DC) July 25, 2017
MEF Meets with Netanyahu: 'Palestinians Must Understand That They Lost' Walla! July 20, 2017
Daniel Pipes on the Israel Victory Project Israel Victory Project July 9, 2017
EJ Kimball: U.S. Will "Respond Harshly" to Further Chemical Weapons Use in Syria i24NEWS June 29, 2017
Gregg Roman on U.S. Strategy in Syria i24 News June 19, 2017
Daniel Pipes: Trump Sees Iran Threat as "Organizing Principle" of the Mideast Tehran Times June 13, 2017
Gregg Roman on the Israel Victory Project Channel 10 (Israel) May 17, 2017
Daniel Pipes: "I Expect Mild Hostility" to Israel from Trump L'Informale (Italy) May 9, 2017
Congressional Israel Victory Caucus (CIVC) Highlights April 27, 2017
Daniel Pipes on Trump's First 100 Days and the Middle East i24News April 27, 2017
Pipes vs. Roman on Syria i24News April 7, 2017
Farahat: Egypt's Sisi "Not Strong Enough" to Defeat Radical Islamism Alone Breitbart April 4, 2017
Daniel Pipes: Trump's Israel Policy 'Continuity More Than Change.' The Rebel Media March 27, 2017
Gregg Roman on Airline Electronics Ban i24 News March 21, 2017
Daniel Pipes: 'Chances Are Good' Muslim Brotherhood Will Be Banned Al-Watan (Egypt) February 10, 2017
Daniel Pipes: Extreme Vetting Not Easy but 'It Can Be Done' Newsmax TV February 7, 2017
Debate: Terror Attacks in Turkey PressTV January 1, 2017
Gurfinkiel on Israel, Trump, and the French-Jewish Community Tipping Point December 22, 2016
In Clausewitz's Shadow L'Informale December 22, 2016
Gregg Roman on 'Lone Wolf' Terrorism and Ohio State The Mike Siegel Show November 29, 2016
Interview: Daniel Pipes on Muslim Immigration Breitbart News Daily August 31, 2016
Daniel Pipes: Trump's Muslim Immigration Policy Is Evolving for the Better Breitbart August 31, 2016
Analyst Sets Out Agenda for Tackling Mideast Crises The Canadian Jewish News April 28, 2016
Radical Islam Creates Terrorism: Daniel Pipes The Times of India March 21, 2016
Review: Nothing Abides: Perspectives on the Middle East and Islam The Algemeiner February 14, 2016
A Republican President Will Tear Up Iran Deal: US Commentator Pipes Hindustan Times February 12, 2016
Fight the Sources of Iraq's ISIS Infestation The Hill February 10, 2016
The 'Facebook Intifada' and Islamist Threats to the United States Cornerstone Television December 14, 2015
Iranian Regime Lobby in America Loses Big in Court Arutz Sheva October 7, 2015
Iran Nuclear Deal Town Hall August 24, 2015
Interview: Daniel Pipes on Turkey, Erdoğan's Future Aydınlık Daily (Turkey) March 3, 2015
Egypt Under Al-Sisi: An Interview with Raymond Stock The New English Review February 2015
Barack Obama's first trip to Israel as US president ABC News Australia March 15, 2013
1967 borders: New policy or reiteration? CNN May 24, 2011
Audio, Video and Transcripts
Title Publication Date
Can Extreme Vetting Work? MEF Wire November 1, 2017
U.S.-Israel Relations in the Trump Era MEF Wire June 15, 2017
Is Trump Keeping His Mideast Promises? MEF Wire May 11, 2017
The Trump Administration Searches for a MidEast Policy MEF Wire March 16, 2017
The Trump Administration's Foreign Policy MEF Wire January 12, 2017
Egypt's Two Years Under Sisi MEF Wire September 8, 2015
An Emerging Kurdistan MEF Wire August 3, 2015
Israeli Elections and U.S. Relations MEF Wire December 17, 2014
What does the fall of Mosul mean? MEF Wire June 16, 2014
The Congressional Debate on Syria MEF Wire September 10, 2013
The Implications of Obama's Foreign Policy Team for the Middle East MEF Wire March 20, 2013
America's Withdrawal from the Middle East under the Obama Doctrine MEF Wire February 6, 2013
U.S. Policy Options in Syria MEF Wire February 27, 2012
Military Intervention in Libya Serves No U.S. Interests MEF Wire March 11, 2011
Wikileaks Revelations: More Good than Bad? MEF Wire December 28, 2010
Engaging Damascus: A Bad Idea MEF Wire October 14, 2010
Obama's Failed Middle East Policy MEF Wire August 24, 2010
U.S.-Israel Relations in Crisis MEF Wire April 21, 2010
Wishful Thinking and Iran MEF Wire November 10, 2008
"My Pentagon Years" MEF Wire May 8, 2008
America's Flawed Ideas in the Middle East MEF Wire October 29, 2007
Guests of the Ayatollah MEF Wire April 19, 2007
The Case for America as "Goliath" MEF Wire April 28, 2006
America's Place in the World MEF Wire April 10, 2006
Can the United Nations Be Helpful in the Middle East? MEF Wire March 21, 2006
Iran's nuclear ambitions & U.S. options MEF Wire March 16, 2005
An Unbridgeable U.S./Europe Divide? MEF Wire December 14, 2004
Ending America's Dependence on Middle East Oil MEF Wire October 27, 2004
Saudi Abductions and the Betrayal of American Families MEF Wire May 20, 2003
U.S. Interests and Turkey MEF Wire March 13, 2000
Is a Syria-Israel Treaty Good for the United States? MEF Wire January 28, 2000
What does it mean to be haunted by one's past? MEF Wire October 1, 1996
Press Releases
Title Publication Date
Tell the Senate to Oppose Arms Sales to Qatar Middle East Forum Action Alert June 11, 2019
Giving Tuesday: World Vision Must Answer Terror Finance Questions News from the Middle East Forum November 26, 2018
MEF Uncovers Obama-era Scandal; Congress Investigates News from the Middle East Forum October 16, 2018
Trump Administration Implements MEF Plan to Sideline UNRWA News from the Middle East Forum August 31, 2018
NDAA Requires Al Jazeera to Register as Foreign Agent: MEF Applauds News from the Middle East Forum August 13, 2018
Help the Middle East Forum on #GivingTuesday News from the Middle East Forum November 28, 2017
US, Israeli Lawmakers Issue Joint Declaration ahead of Trump Mideast Initiative News from the Middle East Forum November 16, 2017
Members of Congress, Knesset to Declare Support for Israeli Victory at Historic Meeting News from the Middle East Forum November 13, 2017
Policy Recommendations from the MEF-NATO Parliamentary Assembly Conference News from the Middle East Forum September 26, 2017
ACTION ALERT: Urge Congress to Block Federal Funds to Islamic Relief Worldwide (IRW) News from the Middle East Forum September 7, 2017
52 Congressmen to Trump: Recognize Jerusalem in Israel News from the Middle East Forum May 8, 2017
MEF Sues DHS for Hiding Information on Its Funding of Islamists News from the Middle East Forum May 1, 2017
The Congressional Israel Victory Caucus is Launched, with Plenty of Fanfare News from the Middle East Forum April 27, 2017
The Middle East Forum Responds to a J Street Screed News from the Middle East Forum April 25, 2017
Announcing the "Congressional Israel Victory Caucus" News from the Middle East Forum April 24, 2017
MEF Argues over Syria News from the Middle East Forum April 10, 2017
Middle East Forum Plans Out a "White House Commission on Radical Islam" News from the Middle East Forum February 22, 2017
MEF Accepts No "Pay-to-Play" Funds from Businesses News from the Middle East Forum August 8, 2016
Migrant Crisis Dominates Most Widely Read Middle East Forum Articles of 2015 News from the Middle East Forum January 11, 2016
Clifford Smith Appointed Director of the Washington Project Middle East Forum News January 8, 2016
Reports
Title Publication Date
The White House Commission on Radical Islam: A Recommendation February 22, 2017
Reviews
Book Title Publication Date
Iran's Strategic Penetration of Latin America Middle East Quarterly Fall 2018
Shadow Wars: The Secret Struggle for the Middle East
by Christopher Davidson
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2017
Our Separate Ways: The Struggle for the Future of the U.S.-Israel Alliance
by Dana H. Allin and Steven N. Simon
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2017
Ike's Gamble: America's Rise to Dominance in the Middle East
by Michael Doran
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2017
Doomed to Succeed: The U.S.-Israel Relationship from Truman to Obama
by Dennis Ross
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2016
Iran and the United States: An Insider's View on the Failed Past and the Road to Peace
by Seyed Hossein Mousavian with Shahir Shahidsaless
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2015
Derailing Democracy in Afghanistan: Elections in an Unstable Political Landscape
by Noah Coburn and Anna Larson
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2015
The Lost Spring: U.S. Policy in the Middle East and Catastrophes to Avoid
by Walid Phares
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2014
Implosion: The End of Russia and What It Means for America
by Ilan Berman
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2014
Dancing with the Devil: The Perils of Engaging Rogue Regimes
by Michael Rubin
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2014
To Hell in a Handbasket: Carter, Obama, and the "Arab Spring"
by Ruthie Blum
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2014
A Vulcan's Tale: How the Bush Administration Mismanaged the Reconstruction of Afghanistan
by Dov S. Zakheim
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
The Arab Lobby: The Invisible Alliance That Undermines America's Interests in the Middle East
by Mitchell Bard
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2012
Talking to Terrorists: Why America Must Engage with Its Enemies
by Mark Perry
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
The Politics of Intelligence and American Wars with Iraq
by Ofira Seliktar
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2010
Occupying Iraq: A History of the Coalition Provisional Authority Middle East Quarterly Summer 2010
Lost Years: Bush, Sharon and Failure in the Middle East
by Mark Matthews
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2010
The Much Too Promised Land: America's Elusive Search for Arab-Israeli Peace
by Aaron David Miller
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2009
Architects of Delusion: Europe, America, and the Iraq War
by Simon Serfaty
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2009
Freedom's Unsteady March: America's Role in Building Arab Democracy
by Tamara Cofman Wittes
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2009
Nights in the Pink Motel: An American Strategist's Pursuit of Peace in Iraq
by Robert Earle
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2009
Circle in the Sand: The Bush Dynasty in Iraq
by Christian Alfonsi
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2009
War and Decision
by Douglas J. Feith
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2009
The Politics of Chaos in the Middle East
by Olivier Roy
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2009
A Path Out of the Desert: A Grand Strategy for America in the Middle East
by Kenneth M. Pollack
New York Sun July 22, 2008
Taking on Tehran: Strategies for Confronting the Islamic Republic Middle East Quarterly Summer 2008
National Security Consequences of U.S. Oil Dependency: Report of an Independent Task Force Middle East Quarterly Summer 2008
Iran Oil: The New Middle East Challenge to America
by Roger Howard
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2008
Arms Transfers to Israel: The Strategic Logic behind American Military Assistance
by David Rodman
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2008
Amirs, Admirals and Desert Sailors: Bahrain, the U.S. Navy and the Arabian Gulf
by David F. Winkler
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2008
Power, Faith, and Fantasy: America in the Middle East: 1776 to the Present
by Michael Oren
Journal of International Security Affairs Spring 2008
Treacherous Alliance: The Secret Dealings of Israel, Iran, and the U.S.
by Trita Parsi
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2008
Bitter Friends, Bosom Enemies: Iran, the U.S., and the Twisted Path to Confrontation
by Barbara Slavin
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2008
Power, Faith and Fantasy: America in the Middle East, 1776 to the Present
by Michael B. Oren
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2007
The Occupation of Iraq: Winning the War, Losing the Peace
by Ali A. Allawi
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2007
My Year in Iraq: The Struggle to Build a Future of Hope
by L. Paul Bremer III, with Malcolm McConnell
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2007
Israel's Nuclear Option: Behind the Scenes Diplomacy between Dimona and Washington
by Zaki Shalom
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2007
Blind into Baghdad: America's War in Iraq
by James Fallows
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2007
Victory in Tripoli: How America's War with the Barbary Pirates Established the U.S. Navy and Shaped a Nation
by Joshua E. London
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2007
Syria, the United States, and the War on Terror in the Middle East
by Robert G. Rabil
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2007
The End of Iraq: How American Incompetence Created a War Without End
by Peter Galbraith
New York Sun July 17, 2006
The Battle of Ideas in the War on Terror: Essays on U.S. Public Diplomacy in the Middle East
by Robert Satloff
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2006
Cobra II: The Inside Story of the Invasion and Occupation of Iraq
by Michael Gordon and Bernard Trainor
New York Sun April 12, 2006
The Battle for Peace: A Frontline Vision of America's Power and Purpose
by Anthony Zinni
New York Sun April 12, 2006
Security, Reform, and Peace: The Three Pillars of U.S. Strategy in the Middle East
by The Presidential Study Group
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2006
Sailors in the Holy Land: The 1848 American Expedition to the Dead Sea and the Search for Sodom and Gomorrah
by Andrew C.A. Jampoler
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2006
The "Great Satan" vs. the "Mad Mullahs"
by William O. Beeman
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2006
Addicted to Oil: America's Relentless Drive for Energy Security
by Ian Rutledge
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2006
My Year in Iraq: The Struggle to Build a Future of Hope
by L. Paul Bremer III
Armed Forces Journal March 2006
US Foreign Policy and the Iran Hostage Crisis
by David Houghton
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2006
Shaping the Plan for Operation Iraqi Freedom: The Role of Military Intelligence Assessments
by Gregory Hooker
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2006
Losing Iraq: Inside the Postwar Reconstruction Fiasco
by David L. Phillips
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2006
The Assassin's Gate: America in Iraq
by George Packer
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2006
American Oil Diplomacy in the Persian Gulf and the Caspian Sea
by Gawdat Bahgat
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2006
The Assassins' Gate: America in Iraq
by George Packer
Daily Star (Beirut) December 20, 2005
The Persian Puzzle: The Conflict between Iran and America
by Kenneth M. Pollack
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2005
The Crisis: The President, the Prophet, and the Shah - 1979 and the Coming of Militant Islam.
by David Harris
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2005
What We Owe Iraq: War and the Ethics of Nation Building
by Noah Feldman
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2005
Dark Victory: America's Second War against Iraq
by Jeffrey Record
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2005
Sleeping with the Devil: How Washington Sold Our Soul for Saudi Crude
by Robert Baer
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2004
The Missing Peace: The Inside Story of the Fight for Middle East Peace
by Dennis Ross
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2004
Inside the Mirage: America's Fragile Partnership with Saudi Arabia
by Thomas Lippman
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2004
House of Bush, House of Saud: The Secret Relationship between the World's Two Most Powerful Dynasties
by Craig Unger
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2004
Exiting Iraq: Why the U.S. Must End the Military Occupation and Renew the War against Al Qaeda Middle East Quarterly Fall 2004
Crisis: The Anatomy of Two Major Foreign Policy Crises
by Henry Kissinger
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2004
Bush in Babylon: The Recolonisation of Iraq
by Tariq Ali
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2004
All the Shah's Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror
by Stephen Kinzer
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2004
Against War with Iraq: An Anti-War Primer
by Michael Ratner, Jennie Green, and Barbara Olshansky
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2004
After Jihad: America and the Struggle for Islamic Democracy
by Noah Feldman
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2004
War Plan Iraq: Ten Reasons against War on Iraq
by Milan Rai
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2003
Targeting Terror: U.S. Policy toward Middle Eastern State Sponsors and Terrorist Organizations, Post-September 11
by Matthew Levitt
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2003
The Middle East in 2015: The Impact of Regional Trends on U.S. Strategic Planning Middle East Quarterly Summer 2003
Vietnam, Jews, and the Middle East: Unintended Consequences
by Judith A. Klinghoffer
Middle East Quarterly Winter 2002
Political Islam and the United States: A Study of U.S. Policy towards Islamist Movements in the Middle East
by María do Céu Pinto
Middle East Quarterly Fall 2001
Unipolarity and the Middle East
by Birthe Hansen
Middle East Quarterly Summer 2001
Israel and the Bomb
by Avner Cohen
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2001
Jerusalem in America's Foreign Policy, 1947-1997
by Shlomo Slonim
Middle East Quarterly Spring 2001
Foreign Relations of the United States, 1964-1968, Volume XXI: Near East Region; Arabian Peninsula Middle East Quarterly Spring 2001
Sanctioning Saddam: The Politics of Intervention in Iraq
by Sarah Graham-Brown
Middle East Quarterly June 2000
Tyranny's Ally: America's Failure to Defeat Saddam Hussein
by David Wurmser
Middle East Quarterly September 1999
Turkey and Atatürk's Legacy: Turkey's Political Evolution, Turkish-US Relations and Prospects for the 21st Century
by Paul B. Henze
Middle East Quarterly September 1999
Dollars and Diplomacy: The Impact of U.S. Economic Initiatives on Arab-Israeli Negotiations
by Patrick Clawson and Zoe Danon Gold
Middle East Quarterly September 1999
Decade of Transition: Eisenhower, Kennedy, and the Origins of the American-Israeli Alliance
by Abraham Ben-Zvi
Middle East Quarterly March 1999
Building Towards Crisis: Saddam Husayn's Strategy for Survival
by Amatzia Baram
Middle East Quarterly March 1999
Iraq Strategy Review: Options for U.S. Policy Middle East Quarterly March 1999
Islamisme et Etats-Unis: Une Alliance contre l'Europe
by Alexandre del Valle
Middle East Quarterly September 1998
Harry S. Truman and the Founding of Israel
by Michael T. Benson
Middle East Quarterly September 1998
Empire and Nationhood: The United States, Great Britain, and Iranian Oil, 1950-54
by Mary Ann Heiss
Middle East Quarterly September 1998
Stealth PACs: Lobbying Congress for Control of US Middle East Policy
by Richard H. Curtiss
Middle East Quarterly June 1998
U.S. Foreign Affairs on CD-ROM: January 1993-April 1997
by The Bureau of Public Affairs, Department of State
Middle East Quarterly March 1998
Strategic Geography and the Changing Middle East
by Geoffrey Kemp and Robert Harkavy
Middle East Quarterly March 1998
The Scourging of Iraq: Sanctions, Law and Natural Justice
by Geoff Simons
Middle East Quarterly September 1997
Flight of the Lavi: Inside a U.S.-Israeli Crisis
by Dov Zakheim
Middle East Quarterly September 1997
The Future of U.S.-Israel Strategic Cooperation
by Shai Feldman
Middle East Quarterly March 1997
Through Secret Channels
by Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen)
Middle East Quarterly September 1995
U.S.-PLO Dialogue: Secret Diplomacy and Conflict Resolution
by Mohamed Rabie
Middle East Quarterly September 1995
Eisenhower and Israel: U.S.-Israeli Relations, 1953-1960
by Isaac Alteras
Middle East Quarterly June 1994