A presidential son-in-law steps down

by Rashmee

Posted on November 10, 2020


When Berat Albayrak resigned as Turkey’s finance minister it wasn’t immediately clear if his father-in-law, …

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How to read the ‘Arab street’ as America pushes rapprochement with Israel

by Rashmee

Posted on August 28, 2020


This week, Donald Trump’s official and unofficial secretaries of state – Mike Pompeo and Jared …

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It’s not the pandemic but Donald Trump that could kill off the two-state solution

by Rashmee

Posted on May 2, 2020


It’s not the pandemic but Donald Trump that could kill off the two-state solution, once …

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Kim Jong Un, the millennial

by Rashmee

Posted on September 6, 2019


Whether or not #Kim Jong Un likes #avo toast, his propensities are not particularly millennial. …

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Jared Kushner is so last century (as in 19th)

by Rashmee

Posted on June 6, 2019


In an earlier age, here’s what you might have expected British imperialists and Belgian Africa …

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‘Trump Baby’ flies over London

by Rashmee

Posted on June 3, 2019


If it’s summer in Britain, it must bring Donald Trump. That’s how it’s starting to …

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The Ramadan connection and the Trump-Kushner Middle East ‘peace’ plan

by Rashmee

Posted on May 7, 2019


It seems odd to even mention the word “peace” at this point of time, when …

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We are yet to see the Trump– Kushner Middle East peace plan & it may not be a peace plan at all

by Rashmee

Posted on April 1, 2019


On March 27, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo appeared before a congressional committee …

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What the Trump-Kushner peace plan might actually mean

by Rashmee

Posted on March 10, 2019 / The Arab Weekly


There is still no date for the Trump administration’s long-trailed Palestinian-Israeli peace plan but we …

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Kanye West has lunch. Taylor Swift has a fit. A report from Washington

by Rashmee

Posted on October 12, 2018


So here’s what happened in the nation’s capital on Thursday, October 11. Kanye West had …

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK