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  • Activists Call for Withdrawal of US Military Aircraft From Syrian Airspace
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    U.S. Military Actions in Syria

    A coalition of six organizations held a news conference to call on the U.S. to remove all military aircraft from Syrian airspace. Speakers argued that the U.S. military role in Syria is illegal and…

  • Forum Examines US Policy Toward the Middle East
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    Middle East Challenges

    Panelists debated the situation in the Middle East and examined policies from the Bush, Obama, and Trump administrations. Participants included authors David Horowitz and Bassem Youssef,…

  • Gaza and IsraeliPalestinian Conflict
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    Gaza and Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

    Middle East analysts spoke about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and how the territory of Gaza factors into the peace process. Among the speakers was a United Nations representative of an…

  • Brett McGurk Briefs Reporters on Combating ISIS at the State Department
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    Combating ISIS

    Brett McGurk, special presidential envoy for the global coalition to defeat ISIS, briefed reporters at the State Department on coalition efforts over the past six months in Iraq and Syria. He…

  • Hearing Examines State of USQatar Relations
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    U.S.-Qatar Relations

    Qatar experts testified at a hearing on that country’s relations with the U.S. following the recent blockade imposed by six Arab countries, including Saudi Arabia and Egypt, over alleged reports…

  • President Says AG Should Not Have Recused Himself From Russia Probe
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    U.S.-Lebanon Relations

    President Trump and Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri held a joint news conference after meeting at the White House. They talked about cooperation in the ongoing fight against ISIS and…

  • Anan Ameri Discusses emThe Scent of Jasmineem
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    The Scent of Jasmine

    Anan Ameri, founder and former director of the Arab American National Museum in Dearborn, Michigan, talked about her book, The Scent of Jasmine: Coming of Age in Jerusalem and Damascus,…

  • UN Security Council Meets to Discuss Middle East Tensions
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    U.N. Security Council Meeting on Middle East Tensions

    The U.N. Security Council met to debate the latest turn in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict: a series of fatal skirmishes between Israeli police and Palestinians in East Jerusalem in which Israeli…

  • President Trump Defends Sons Meeting with Russian Attorney
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    Joint Presidential News Conference in Paris

    President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron held a joint news conference in Paris following their bilateral meeting. They discussed counterterrorism, climate change, trade, and Syria. President Trump later…

  • Reel America emThe Palestinian People Do Have Rightsem 1979
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    The Palestinian People Do Have Rights

    This 1979 United Nations film provides an Arab perspective on Palestine. The documentary traces events from 1947 to 1978 with archival film, visits to refugee camps, and interviews with…

  • Syrian Immigrants During World War I
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    Syrian Immigrants During World War I

    Historian Stacy Farenthold talked about about why Syrians immigrated to the U.S. during the first World War and what they did once they arrived. This interview took place at the…

  • Washington Journal Viewer Calls
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    Open Phones, Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on previous-day special elections for empty House seats in Georgia and South Carolina. Republicans won both elections. Josef Federman talked…

  • SixDay War
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    Six-Day War

    Guy Laron provided a history of the Six-Day War between Israel and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria, which took place from June 5-10, 1967.

  • Hudson Institute Forum Focuses on Middle East Alliances
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    Middle East Alliances

    The Hudson Institute held a discussion on the changing alliances between Israel and Arab states in the Middle East, examining the impact of ISIS and the Iran nuclear deal on the region. Panelists…

  • emSix Days of War  June 1967em
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    Six Days of War: June 1967

    Michael Oren talked about his book, Six Days of War: June 1967 and the Making of the Modern Middle East. The book chronicles the events of the six-day-long Arab-Israeli War, which resulted…

  • Bassem Youssef Discusses emRevolution for Dummiesem
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    Revolution for Dummies

    Bassem Youssef talked about his book, Revolution for Dummies: Laughing Through the Arab Spring, about his satirical coverage of the 2011 Egyptian Revolution and consequences of criticizing…

  • Authors Discuss the Conflict in Syria
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    Panel Discussion on Syria

    Alia Malek, author of The Home That Was Our Country: A Memoir of Syria; Christopher Phillips, author of The Battle for Syria: International Rivalry in the New Middle East; and Elliot…

  • White House Wont Confirm BackChannel Communications with Russians
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    White House Daily Briefing

    White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer briefed reporters and responded to questions at the daily press briefing, his first since President Trump’s return from a trip through the Middle East and…

  • President Trump Condemns Manchester Attack Calls Terrorists Evil Losers
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    President Trump Meeting with Palestinian President Abbas

    President Trump and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas delivered brief statements to the press after meeting in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, part of President Trump’s nine-day trip…

  • President Lays Wreath at Jerusalem Holocaust Memorial
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    President Trump Remarks at Yad Veshem Wreath-Laying Ceremony

    President Trump participated in a wreath-laying ceremony at Yad Veshem, the Israeli national Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem. He was introduced by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu,…

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