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Dominoes of peace: Pieces of a
new Mideast are falling into place

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Posted By: StormCnter, 9/16/2020 12:57:29 PM

Buy one, get one free isn’t usually for treaties between nations, but it happened, so we offer high praise for President Trump, Jared Kushner and other key administration officials for engineering a pair of Israel-Arab peace pacts in less than a month, consummated on the White House South Lawn yesterday with signings by the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain with Israel. The president — a man, we need not remind you, we overall consider a disaster in the job — delivered a breakthrough for cooperation and advancement in the Mideast. And there may be more to come; Trump insists “we’re very far down the road with about five countries,


This must have been written through the sound of gnashing teeth, but I'll take it.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bpl40 9/16/2020 1:03:51 PM (No. 542678)
Nah! Just a distraction. Systemic racism is the most critical issue in front of the world!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird 9/16/2020 1:05:20 PM (No. 542679)
The expectation is that Palestine will finally come to the table. How can it have any choice?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: DVC 9/16/2020 1:08:19 PM (No. 542683)
More winning. Once again, Team Trump accomplishing things that "all the world's greatest diplomats" couldn't accomplish over the last 75 years. Certainly some of it is that times slowly change, but a LOT of it is that Team Trump is actually looking for solutions, and not trying to play globalist power games. And Iran is also providing a real, serious threat to all countries in the region who are not predominately Shiite. Much of "the enemy of my enemy is my friend" going on, too. Iran is very dangerous.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: mean Gene 9/16/2020 1:11:18 PM (No. 542687)
This could never have happened under a democrat. Fracking had to 1st make this country oil independent. The result was that oil prices fell and ME oil states became poor. Before this, oil rich states would pay palestinians to kill jews. Now those poorer nations are looking for a way to diversify. Throwing Gaza under the bus is great for their bottom line. President Trump also never tried to appease terror state, Iran.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: snapper451 9/16/2020 1:12:01 PM (No. 542690)
Just saw a brief story on Fox showing the blackout of coverage from the alphabet networks, including "Andrea Mitchell, NBC News" saying it's not a peace agreement because the Palestinians are not included. They can not contain their disdain / TDS.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: worried 9/16/2020 1:14:33 PM (No. 542696)
Maybe the Daily Worker -oops! I meant News, consider Trump a disaster, but a booming economy, record low unemployment, peace deals in the Mideast, record stock market, record oil supplies, etc, put the lie to that. But I suppose they prefer the 17% inflation, gas shortages and hostages taken under Carter. Or Obama's bowing to foreign leaders, racial disharmony and billions of cash sent to our enemy Iran.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: LanceLink1 9/16/2020 1:32:12 PM (No. 542722)
So where do we go to get our pallets of cash back from the iranians?
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 9/16/2020 1:34:37 PM (No. 542725)
Iran is getting more isolated by the minute. Great work so far, Mr. President and team.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: stablemoney 9/16/2020 1:39:06 PM (No. 542730)
We would be 8 years further along in the Mideast peace process, if not for Obama, whose election is a second day in infamy.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Starboard_side 9/16/2020 1:42:45 PM (No. 542735)
#5, while they may want to use the excuse, rationalization or justification for their lack of coverage, these countries don't need to have the Palestinians to make peace and recognize Israel's right to exist. It would seem they are actively interfering in the election by NOT reporting good news that might help President Trump, and Republicans.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: DVC 9/16/2020 2:50:15 PM (No. 542791)
#4's point about US technology and leasing rules changing (lumped conveniently, if somewhat inaccurately and overly simplistically under the term "fracking") being a huge factor which has changed the economic climate in the middle east, which puts lots of pressure on the political dynamics. Huge big deal, and as #4 pointed out, it would NOT have happened under Dems who want the USA weak and under the thumb of the middle eastern oil sellers.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 9/16/2020 5:32:01 PM (No. 542945)
It's pretty funny to hear the "News" whine that they consider Trump a disaster in the job. Yet, if Trump had done things the way the "wise" media would have it, there would have been NO progress and no chance of peace. They would still be lapping at the feet of the "Palestinians" whose sole purpose in life is to say "NO!". The only agreement that the "Palestinians" would approve is one in which Israel agreed to commit suicide. Trump and his people alone saw this path and had the fortitude to carry it out in the face of the entrenched and fossilized Deep State bureaucracy, the recalcitrant dems, and the obnoxious media. The Daily News must have felt like they were chewing broken glass; their richly deserved dessert.
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