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Middle East

The Iran nuclear talks are on the brink of collapse

Biden’s ultra-dovish negotiator has seen to that. The question now is: what happens the morning after?

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

Why won’t Joe Biden stand up to Iran?

The Islamist regime takes one careful step at a time, each emboldening the next

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

Thanks to team Biden, 2022 will be Iran’s year

America’s nuclear negotiations with Tehran are not going well

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

Exclusive: How Israel is attacking Iran’s nuclear sites

As Iran prepares for war, the Mossad respond with drones and a quadcopter

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

Has Micah Goodman found the path to peace?

Since the fall of Benjamin Netanyahu, ‘shrinking the conflict’ has become the theme of the moment

By Jake Wallis Simons

Religion

The New York Times tips its anti-Semitic hand

The paper has long had a blind spot for the Jews, a trend that continues today

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

Exclusive: the New York Times stole my story

The paper lifted my reporting about the killing of an Iranian nuclear scientist without any attribution

By Jake Wallis Simons

International

Saigon’s sequel: Afghanistan and the failed lessons of Vietnam

The myth of American invincibility had been exposed forever

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

China is driving a wedge between America and Israel

In the last two decades, there have been more than 460 Chinese investments and mergers and acquisitions in Israel

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

Why Israel must win over its Arab population

Much more could be done to allow the greater integration of Israel’s two million Arabs

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

The problem with the New York Times’s Gaza coverage

Every Israel-Gaza conflict sees fake images repackaged as Israeli aggression and circulated online

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

How Israel won the war

Hamas’s leaders had not reckoned on such a devastating response from Jerusalem

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

Revealed: how Israel tricked Hamas

As an illustration of Mossad’s Biblical motto — ‘by way of deception shall you make war’ — it could not have been better

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

Israel is not to blame for shelved Palestinian elections

The move was orchestrated to produce a big win of a different sort

By Jake Wallis Simons

Europe

What Europe can learn from Greece’s alliance with Israel

From Israel’s point of view, Turkey has been mutating in recent years into a strategic foe

By Jake Wallis Simons

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