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“Deal of the Century”: Does it Present a Realistic Solution to the Palestinian Issue?

“Deal of the Century”: Does it Present a Realistic Solution to the Palestinian Issue?

EPC | 20 Feb 2020

The US President Donald Trump has finally unveiled the “Deal of the Century” which includes his administration’s vision for solving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Trump’s aids have been promoting this deal for months. The 6th Abu Dhabi Strategic Debate, which was held by the Emirates Policy Center in Nov. 2019, dedicated one of its sessions to this deal and its implications. The following are the key ideas presented by speakers on this issue:

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The Renaissance Dam Issue on the Crossroads of Washington’s Meeting

The Renaissance Dam Issue on the Crossroads of Washington’s Meeting

EPC | 05 Nov 2019

The US has extended an invitation to the foreign ministers of Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia to meet in Washington on Nov. 6, 2019 to discuss the issue of Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam in the presence of a representative form the World Bank in an attempt to break the deadlock. Although failure of Washington’s talks is still possible, however, some believe that this round of negotiations might lead to some kind of a breakthrough and establish new foundations for dialogue among the concerned parties. So, what are the chances of Washington’s meeting? Could it put the crisis of the Renaissance Dam on the path of solution?

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