Controversial and often prescient French writer Bernard-Henri Levy’s latest book, ‘The Empire and the Five Kings,’ calls on America to do a better job engaging the world and defending it from encroaching autocratic powers such Iran, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Russia, and China.
Like Israel’s Bibi Netanyahu, Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman is so hated by the press, he might as well be a Republican.
Jamal Khashoggi’s op-eds published in the very influential Washington Post certainly qualify as attempts to change U.S. policy against Saudi Arabia and in favor of the Muslim Brotherhood.
We spend gobs of money on our military, so what do we get in return? A lot of foreign intervention that has little clear benefit to Americans.
If it was acceptable to turn a blind eye to Egypt’s foul play because of more important considerations, surely we could do the same for Saudi Arabia.
Yesterday, President Trump resisted public pressure and declined to significantly reorient American foreign policy in light of Saudi Arabia’s brutal killing of its political opponent Jamal Khashoggi.
Iranian hit squads have been exposed for plotting a string of assassinations of political rivals in exile and other foes residing in Europe.
Meng Hongwe left his home in France on Sept. 25 for a trip concluding in China. He has not been seen or heard from since, save for an ominous text.
Ben Domenech is joined by Siraj Hashmi and Bill McMorris on the Federalist Radio Hour to discuss cable news, domestic terrorism, and the Saudi Crown Prince.
In a situation with no good answers, let’s attempt to work toward freeing the other political prisoners held captive by Saudi Arabia.
It is not too strong to say Saudi Arabia is our most important strategic partner in mitigating and rolling back Iran’s power and malign activities.
Without citing a shred of evidence, Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-Texas) accused Jared Kushner of giving a ‘hit list’ naming Jamal Khashoggi to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman .
Looking away from Saudi perfidy is an embarrassment to the thesis of a rule-based order, but be careful about ditching Riyadh for the sake of idealism.
The alleged killing of Jamal Khashoggi reveals far more about the nature of the American press and political establishment than it does foreign policy.
President Trump is facing an international crisis with no obvious good fix. So his slow, measured approach is the right one.
The discipline shown in the messaging campaign against Saudia Arabia suggests Turkish President Recep Erdogan is managing the Khashoggi file directly.
The activist left in America is hardly focused on the actual atrocities gay people face around the globe. Instead, they’re much more concerned with cudgeling Christian conservatives.
‘How American Muslims learn and respond to the slippery slope of non-violent Islamism and its inherent separatism … is critical.’
The Trump administration’s move to cut off aid to Syria is in America’s best interests, and it’s good for the Syrian people too.
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