Articles by: Jeremy Salt

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Syria, by Jeremy Salt

The war the United States cannot allow to end

Informit: Syria

The war the United States cannot allow to end In analysing foreign policy, no doubt the first mistake is to assume that policymakers know what they are doing. The recent announcement by the Pentagon that a new 30,000-strong 'border security' force is being trained in north-eastern Syria was immediately contradicted by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, for whom 'the entire situation has been mis-portrayed, mis-described, some people mis-spoke. We are not creating a border security…

Tearing Syria Apart by Jeremy Salt

A war is being waged in and on Syria. Protecting the people from the dictator is no more than the usual pretext for attacks on Middle Eastern countries.

Informit: Iraq. [The recent move by the United States towards military action against Iraq has not gone as planned.]

Informit: War of the worlds [Popular culture has long prepared Americans for an ‘alien’ aggressor.]

Informit: Jerusalem the golden

Informit: Taking them out [English and American interests in the Middle East.]

Informit: Har Homa. [With the breaking of ground for a new settlement at Jabal Abu Ghneim (Har Homa) Benyamin Netanyahu has thrown the peace process away.]

Informit: To Beirut [Memoir, nine days through a bloodied land.]

Informit: Hebron. [Benyamin Netanyahu’s push for the reinstitution of all historical Palestine into the state of Israel is threatening the peace process.]

Informit: Philip Mendes responds to Jeremy Salt on Armageddon in the Middle East [and Jeremy Salt replies.]

Informit: The ‘peace of cowards’: crisis and confrontation in the Middle East