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By Hassan A. Barari - Jan 06,2020
Over the past few years, Iran has been operating on the assumption that President Donald Trump would not get involved in a military confrontation in the Middle East, particularly during his election campaign.
By Hassan A. Barari - Nov 25,2019
Addressing a New York audience, King Abdullah made it perfectly clear that Israeli-Jordanian relations are at an all-time low.
By Hassan A. Barari - Nov 11,2019
The growing tension between Jordan and Israel has reached an unprecedented level.
By Hassan A. Barari - Nov 05,2019
When Jordan forged the peace treaty with Israel, it thought that the treaty would be part of a wider, comprehensive peace in the region. Yet, it is easier said than done.
By Hassan A. Barari - Oct 21,2019
In a rare sign of unity, Lebanese are united against their political elite. It seems that the political elite and political parties have failed to be responsive to the growing and changing demands of the public.
By Hassan A. Barari - Oct 07,2019
The country’s longest ever strike has come to an end after the government met the demands of the Jordan Teachers Association (JTA). Reaching a pay deal with the JTA was of great importance for two reasons. First, it ended a one-month long strike.
By Hassan A. Barari - Sep 23,2019
Israeli elections came amid swirling questions about whether Benjamin Netanyahu would lose the elections and, if yes, how this would impact the peace process. We don’t, yet, know who will form the next government and who will sit in it.
By Hassan A. Barari - Sep 16,2019
Thus far, talks between the government and the Jordan Teachers Association (JTA) have failed to iron out differences or even reach a kind of settlement.
By Hassan A. Barari - Aug 20,2019
“American hegemony died,” argued Freed Zakaria in his latest article in Foreign Affairs. While there are some structural forces that work against a hegemon, the United States has mismanaged its hegemony.
By Hassan A. Barari - Jul 29,2019
Oman, an Arab country that helped facilitate talks between Iran and the United States, has just stepped in to mediate between Iran and both the United Kingdom and the United States. Amid a spike in tension over the Strait of Hormuz, Omani Foreign Minister Yusuf Bin Alawi pai



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