Trump’s kind of reasoning will not succeed in the Middle East.
[I]t wasn’t democracy that brought the preachers to the yard, nor was it any kind of love for the Jewish people.
We can’t accuse Trump of not doing what he promised during his campaign. And that is an issue, since the planet has become subordinate to this American isolationism...
The strange pair ... were tasked with blessing ... a ceremony in which suits, ties, smiles and grease paint created a surreal contrast with the violence that exploded just a few dozen miles away.
The United States, which until its decision to shift its embassy to Jerusalem, was viewed as a broker for peace. Not anymore.
It is evident that the Trump administration is complicit in the Israeli violence against the hapless Palestinian population.