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Billboards in Ankara depict Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (ADEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Turkey and Israel: An Inevitable Reconciliation

The two countries share too many interests to remain at odds for long. Read more…

Sorting Truth From Rumor About Israel and the Palestinians

Amid rumors of cease-fire talks and Palestinian political upsets, concrete facts lend clarity to the situation. Read more…

A Net Assessment of the Middle East

The fall of the Soviet Union led to the creation of fault lines in the region that, in turn, gave rise to the Islamic State and the events unfolding now. Read more…

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