Category Archives: Turkey

A TIME FOR ATONEMENT: Will this Yom Kippur Bring Justice for the Palestinians?


A TIME FOR ATONEMENT: Will this Yom Kippur Bring Justice for the Palestinians? by Gil Maguire On September 29 American and Israeli Jews celebrated Rosh Hashanah.  The ten days following Rosh Hashanah are days of reflection and repentance for Jews … Continue reading

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Defensible Borders for Israel: The 1967 Lines are Just Fine


By Gil Maguire             In his Middle East policy speech last Thursday, President Obama said,    The borders of Israel and Palestine should be based on the 1967 lines with mutually agreed swaps, so that secure and recognized borders are … Continue reading

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LOSING TURKEY: How Israel and its U.S. Lobby Undermined our Relationship with Turkey and Reduced U.S. Influence in the Middle East


Cross-posted on Mondoweiss.net as Alienated affection: Israel relationship is costing the U.S. its alliance with Turkey Israel and its U.S. lobby’s insistence on unquestioning U.S. support for Israel in its brutal and illegal conduct toward Palestinian and Turkish civilians has … Continue reading

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WHO LOST TURKEY?: How Israel and its U.S. Lobby Destroyed the U.S.’ Relationship with Turkey, a Vital U.S. Ally in the Middle East


 [NOTE:  THIS IS AN EARLIER, THREE PART, MUCH LONGER VERSION (POSTED IN PART ON OCTOBER 29)OF MY LATER ARTICLE ENTITLED “LOSING TURKEY: How Israel and its U.S. Lobby Undermined our Relationship with Turkey and Reduced U.S. Influence in the Middle East” (Posted … Continue reading

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