“It is obvious that the current Egyptian regime cannot follow an independent foreign policy. It is simply because the Sisi regime is directly or indirectly controlled by the actors that supported the military coup in 2013.”
Egypt’s operations in the Sinai take place through direct consultation with Israel. As relations between the two countries grow to a strategic alliance, Cairo and Tel-Aviv may join their efforts to restructure the Northern Sinai.
Turkey’s determination on the Jerusalem issue outdistances the Arab countries that no longer see Palestine as a priority.
The Middle East as a whole has to live with a reality where the U.S. not only fails to provide leadership but reduces its role to supporting the Israeli cause with a few regional backers. A U.S. policy designed to appease the American evangelicals and the Netanyahu government can only spell further disaster.
The first mission for the leaders of the Islamic world would be to display unwavering solidarity with the Palestinian cause and oppose unilateral provocations to determine the international status of Al-Quds.
Trump tries to consolidate his government’s power at home and abroad by supporting Israel’s ambitions though it further upset the balance in the Middle East.
The U.S. government’s decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem is a turning point in history and will fuel instability and violence in the Middle East.
“The Arab world is dead. The several remaining stable Arab countries have encouraged and even supported Israeli aggression against Palestinians.”
In protest of the U.S. embassy opening in Jerusalem, 58 Palestinians have been killed and 2,700 have been injured by the Israeli security forces.
Considering the fact that policies implemented on Iran will affect Turkey and Russia, the two countries ought to maintain a calm environment between Iran and its rivals, the U.S., Israel and Saudi Arabia.