Category: Middle East Forum

ZOA Needs To Come Clean About Qatari Cash

It is by now common knowledge that the government of Qatar, the tiny Gulf state rich in gas, has been courting pro-Israel American Jews for some time now. Morton Klein, head of the Zionist Organization of America, and Alan Dershowitz,

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Nashville’s Jewish Community Schadenfreude

During my years as the director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Pittsburgh, I worked hard to build partnerships and to promote harmony within and beyond Pittsburgh’s Jewish community. But, as a representative of a long- targeted minority,

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Making Sense of Israel’s Political Upheaval

Gregg Roman, director of the Middle East Forum, briefed the Middle East Forum in a conference call on April 3, 2018. Netanyahu’s lingering police investigations have left the prime minister with no reliable coalition allies and made it difficult for

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Crafting a US Response to Turkish Intransigence

Originally published under the title, “Navigating the U.S. Collision Course with Turkey.” Erdoğan has been repositioning Turkey as an adversary of the United States for years. In a rare public policy speech in mid-December, National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster singled

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