Category: Op-ed

World affairs elude Justin Trudeau

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“The problem isn’t just Trudeau. It’s the backroom boys who bubble wrap their leaders and make them appear as political Barbie dolls. As they stage-managed last weekend’s Liberal convention, Kiev was burning. Yet neither Trudeau nor his handlers thought it…

Beyond Iran: The threat to Israel

September 12, 2013 Tarek Fatah in the Jerusalem Post: In meeting with leading Jewish intellectuals in North America and some in Israel itself, I am struck by the lack of knowledge they have about Pakistan. The possibility of a future…

Syria: To bomb, or not to bomb

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The annual ‘World Summit on Counter Terrorism’ attracted nearly 1,000 delegates from more than 50 countries ranging from India and Brazil to Canada and Australia to Herzliya, Israel. They included academics, intelligence officials, retired generals and police officials, and the…