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ARAB AWAKENING BINYAMIN NETANYAHU MAHMOUD ABBAS PALESTINIAN STATEHOOD PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA UNITED STATES

The Transforming Arab World to the US: We’ll Genuflect No More!

by Ehsan Ahrari on September 21, 2011, No Comments

The diffidence shown by the autocratic rulers to the unabashedly pro-Israeli American policy is becoming history in the Middle East, as the dictators are falling and the emirs and kings of that region are counting their last days in power.  The recent bastion of America's one-sided policy in that conflict has been the U.S. Congress.  It is interesting to watch how the Republican's brazen assertiveness shows in their criticism of the Obama administration regarding the Palestinian resolve to gain the approval of the United Nations for their statehood.  One of the Republican presidential candidates, Rick Perry, criticized President Obama's alleged policy of "appeasement" of the Palestinians.  Of course, Perry ought to know.  He is a long-time "expert" on U.S. affairs in the Middle East.  If he were handed a blank map of the world, I wonder whether he would be able find the region called the Middle East.  Yet, he has discovered a deep love of Israel now that he is begging for Jewi