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Video: Hamas, Israel & Eleven Days of War

November 4, 2021

Jonathan Schanzer has a new book: Hamas, Israel & Eleven Days of War. You thought you understood Hamas, join us as Jonathan challenges and corrects a deeply flawed narrative prevalent in news reports during the conflict. A Senior Vice President at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, he has talked to sources in a variety […]

Congress Must Fix UNRWA’s Hamas Problem

August 3, 2021

The House Appropriations Committee this month approved the annual foreign aid bill on a party-line vote. The proposal includes the Biden administration’s full request to provide at least $150 million, with no strings attached, to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency. The proposal is highly controversial, with scrutiny growing over the organization’s ties to […]

Video: U.S.-Saudi Relations in the Biden Era

March 11, 2021

Saudi Arabia and the Gulf States have been an anchor of U.S. – and now Israeli – policy in the Persian Gulf, in part because of the shared threat posed by Iran. The Biden administration has make a clear pivot away from the Saudis – and the UAE – to encourage negotiations with Tehran. Whether […]

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