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Trump is Making the Diplomatic Crisis With Qatar Even Worse Than it Never Had to Be

June 10, 2017

Trump’s Clumsy Handling of Qatar creating chaos in the Gulf As the Gulf countries try to deal with a rapidly escalating crisis, President Trump worsened things in a matter of minutes by bluntly accusing Qatar of funding terrorism. The small Gulf…

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Obama Wins Arab Support For Iran Deal; Arabs Get Weapons

August 5, 2015

The Obama administration accomplished an important diplomatic maneuver in support of the Iran deal. On Monday, Foreign Policy reported that the Gulf Cooperation Council, the multilateral coalition of mostly Sunni Arab states in the Persian Gulf, officially endorsed the nuclear…

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