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Syria and the Shebaa Farms Dispute

February 28, 2009

The Syrian-Israeli 1967 ceasefire line has been, with few exceptions, quiet since the 1973 Yom Kippur War. While Damascus bitterly repudiates Israel’s conquest of the Golan Heights in the 1967 Six-Day War, it has avoided direct entanglement with the Israel Defense Forces. Instead, Damascus adopted an unofficial policy of dispatching guerrilla proxies in Lebanon to […]

Making Egyptian Aid Conditional

August 31, 2008

Dear Mr. President, The United States has an important relationship with a foreign country that permits its territory to be used for the purpose of smuggling lethal and increasingly sophisticated weaponry to groups designated as terrorists by our State Department. This same country has repeatedly promised your predecessors that it will introduce multi-party democracy, but […]