All Posts Tagged With: "middle east"
Over the coming weeks, the White House administration will play host to several leaders from the Middle East including Jordan, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and Qatar. In part, the leaders are visiting to register concerns about the civil war that is ongoing in Syria and to encourage the White House administration to push the [...]
On Monday, President Obama met with Arab American leaders prior to his trip to the Middle East. The leaders urged Obama to deliver their message to Palestinians during his trip at the end of this week to the Middle East. The urging by the leaders came even though the president said he would not use [...]
Top U.S. diplomat John Kerry, the Secretary of State, said he was confident that more and more weapons are reaching the moderate opposition groups inside Syria. Kerry attended a joint press conference with Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber al-Thani the Prime Minister of Qatar, at the al-Wajba Palace in Doha. Kerry said that the [...]
As the U.S. looks to increase its exports and sustain continued growth, the Middle will be a key region. This came from Emaar Properties chairman Mohamed Alabbar who made the comments after accepting the Arab Bankers Association of America Achievement Award for 2012. The real estate tycoon was given the award at a New York [...]
Next week, John Kerry the U.S. Secretary of State will visit the Middle East. Upon his arrival, he will face a new set of political challenges. The transition in Egypt and the crisis in Syria top the agenda for the Secretary and will be a test for him starting out his term as the new [...]
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney launched another attack on incumbent President Barack Obama over Obama’s foreign policy in the Middle East. Romney said the U.S. was dangerously close to being sucked into the chaos in the region and putting the U.S. at a security risk. The Republican pointed out recent developments in Libya, Egypt and [...]