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Trading Peace in Egypt and Israel

23rd August 2015 – Foreign Affairs

Trading Peace in Egypt and Israel

Oren Kessler

This year marks the tenth anniversary of an Egyptian-Israeli economic partnership that has quietly pumped billions into Cairo’s vulnerable economy. The free-trade framework known as Qualifying Industrial Zones, or QIZs, is one of the few points of economic normalization to have grown out of Israel’s 1979 peace agreement with Egypt and subsequent deal with Jordan. more...

Analysis & Commentary

1st September 2015 – Quoted by Alina Dain Sharon and Sean Savage - JNS

As U.S. Robustly Debates Iran Deal, Western Europe Exhibits ‘Fatigue’

Benjamin Weinthal

The Iran nuclear deal has dominated the foreign policy debate in the U.S. this summer, with Congress in the midst of a 60-day period to review the agreement. But America is just one piece of the puzzle when it comes to the accord reached in July between Iran and the P5+1 world powers. more...

31st August 2015 – Quoted by Ariel Ben Solomon - The Jerusalem Post

Turkish Delegation Arrives in Israel to Discuss Investment in Palestinian Business Project

Oren Kessler

A Turkish delegation met in Tel Aviv on Monday with Likud Deputy Minister Ayoub Kara, the acting minister of the Regional Cooperation Ministry, to promote a proposal to build an industrial zone near Jenin in the West Bank. more...

26th August 2015 – Quoted by Ariel Ben Solomon - The Jerusalem Post

Egypt Strips 3 of Citizenship for Becoming Israeli

Oren Kessler

Egypt's Interior Ministry revoked the citizenship of three of its citizens, because they acquired Israeli citizenship. more...

25th August 2015 – Quoted by Kimberly Pennington - Christian Examiner

Annihilating Israel Still Iran’s Goal According to Top Iranian Advisor

Saeed Ghasseminejad

While President Barak Obama tries to win support for a controversial nuclear weapons agreement with Iran which would restrict the nation's ability to produce nuclear weapons for 15 years, Iranian officials continue to publicly discuss their goal to completely annihilate Israel. more...

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