Why are Jewish leaders fighting about Qatar? Here’s a scorecard – Middle East Affairs

WASHINGTON (JTA) — There’s a battle going on among pro-Israel leaders, and it’s over Qatar. It’s like watching ice hockey players clear the bench for a brawl, only the antagonists are all on the same team. The folks lining up to praise or bury the emirate are best known for sharing the same stages, and […]

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Trump warned Abbas of new US cuts to PA through Putin, Palestinian FM claims – Middle East Affairs

According to PA foreign minister al-Maliki the Palestinian Authority might suffer from severe cuts in US aid According to a Palestinian official, American President Donald Trump warned Mahmoud Abbas of upcoming cuts in aid to the Palestinian Authority through a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin ahead of their meeting in Moscow last week. […]

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Pakistan’s economy might take a blow if global finance group puts them on notice – Middle East Affairs

By Middle East Affairs A global finance group is considering placing Pakistan on its watchlist of nations that financially support terrorist groups — a move which could hurt Pakistan’s economy, Reuters reports. The Financial Action Task Force, which consists of the United States and European countries, will meet in Paris to discuss a co-sponsored motion […]

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