Obama's Worthy Gesture

Khouri, Rami G.
August 2009
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Aug2009, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p23
The author looks at the policies of U.S. towards the Middle East tackled by U.S. President Barack Obama in his speech delivered in Cairo, Egypt on June 4, 2009. He cites that the president tackled issues on the peaceful settlement of the conflict between the Arabs and Israelis. He notes that the speech of Obama reflected a confusion between religion and politics. He points out that the hostile U.S. policies in the Middle East contradicted the principles stated by Obama in his speech.


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