Here are the Blogs in the Walid Phares
Wednesday, 27 April 2016
Presidential candidate Donald J. Trump’s first foreign policy speech laid out a bold new vision for American leadership in the world.
Responding to the need to re-evaluate American foreign policy which has been adrift since the end of the Cold War twenty seven years ago, Mr. Trump has ...Read More...
Posted on 04/27/2016 3:53 PM by Walid Phares
Wednesday, 20 April 2016
The Obama administration's last months at the White House are ones of extreme denial. Including, "the Taliban are not terrorists". The Taliban just blew up 26 Afghan citizens in Kabul...
They act like terrorists, they regularly kill civilians like terrorists, but the White House does not ...Read More...
Posted on 04/20/2016 5:08 AM by Walid Phares
Monday, 18 April 2016
Breitbart London reports:
The Wall Street Journal reports: TEHRAN, Iran—The European Union’s top foreign policy official pledged Saturday the bloc would do what it can to get large regional banks working with Iran in a bid to ease tensions between Tehran and Washington over the benefits of last ...Read More...
Posted on 04/18/2016 8:49 AM by Walid Phares
Sunday, 17 April 2016
Phares to ONTV Cairo: "There is an attempt to crumble US-Saudi relations on behalf of the Iranian regime"
In an interview in Arabic with ONTV in Cairo, Dr Walid Phares said "the 9/11 Commission saw the missing pages and if there were direct national security threats at the time they would have raised ...Read More...
Posted on 04/17/2016 4:15 PM by Walid Phares
Thursday, 6 March 2014
This month, my book The Lost Spring: U.S. Policy in the Middle East and Catastrophes to Avoid will be in libraries across America and online. This new book, published by Palgrave-McMillan in New York, is an analysis of the evolution of the Arab Spring and its future. It also addresses other democratic ...Read More...
Posted on 03/06/2014 12:00 AM by Walid Phares
Monday, 8 July 2013
As soon as the Egyptian military asked President Mohammed Mursi to step down and dismantle his Muslim Brotherhood regime, millions in the streets of Cairo and other Egyptian cities and towns celebrated the end of what they felt was a dangerous fascistic regime. But despite an overwhelming popular support ...Read More...
Posted on 07/08/2013 12:00 AM by Walid Phares
Tuesday, 21 May 2013
The State Department issued a report denouncing what it called "a spike in anti-Islamic sentiment in Europe and Asia." It said that "Muslims also faced new restrictions in 2012 in countries ranging from Belgium, which banned face-covering religious attire in classrooms, to India[,] where ...Read More...
Posted on 05/21/2013 1:05 PM by Walid Phares
Monday, 8 April 2013
In a stunning move, the Associated Press (AP) capitulated to pressures by Islamist group CAIR to drop the use of the term "Islamist" when describing self-declared Islamist militants and movements.
The AP's retreat is indicative of a crumbling of parts of the so-called "mainstream ...Read More...
Posted on 04/08/2013 4:28 AM by Walid Phares
Sunday, 4 November 2012
When Senator Barack Obama ran for office in 2008, most Americans of Arabic and Middle Eastern origin supported him. Mobilized as were many Americans for “change” on the one hand, these communities were also submitted to an impressive campaign by Islamist-leaning organizations and supporters ...Read More...
Posted on 11/04/2012 4:39 AM by Walid Phares
Thursday, 1 November 2012
As Governor Romney and President Obama continue to debate foreign policy and national security, voters would be wise to evaluate the “Obama Doctrine” against the current combustible state of affairs that it has led to in the Greater Middle East. In less than four years, the Obama administration’s ...Read More...
Posted on 11/01/2012 12:42 PM by Walid Phares
Saturday, 4 February 2012
Ten years have slipped by since Osama bin Laden’s jihadists massacred thousands of men, women and children in the northeastern United States, prompting the start of what Americans came to know as the War on Terror. The current administration, however, insists on more benign terminology, choosing ...Read More...
Posted on 02/04/2012 5:50 AM by Walid Phares
Sunday, 29 January 2012
Dr. Walid Phares is a noted author and Middle East analyst who was appointed as one of foreign policy and national security advisors to former Massachusetts Governor and GOP Presidential hopeful. In this Op ED Dr. Phares raises the challenges that the US faces in the region and Governor ...Read More...
Posted on 01/29/2012 4:31 AM by Walid Phares