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In case you did not notice … Trump gets third peace treaty for Israel

In case you did not notice … Trump gets third peace treaty for Israel

One of the most monumental new developments in the troubled Middle East is maliciously ignored by the Trump-hating eastern – mostly New York – media conglomerate.  It is the signing of a peace treaty between Sudan and Israel – the third nation to recognize the legitimacy – the right to exist — of the Israeli State.

Trump has had the most successful foreign policy in terms of the Middle East than any modern President.  He has literally done what most said could not be done.  Of course, they said it could not be done because that failed over and over again in that region.

Sudan is the third Arab nation to recognize Israel due to the work of the Trump administration – with kudos to White House aide and son-in-law Jared Kushner and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.  It was not long ago that the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain had signed a similar peace agreement.

The Sudan agreement is particularly notable because unlike the UAE and Bahrain, Sudan had once been in an official state of war against Israel.

These peace treaties are more than symbolic.  They will open trade and travel —  adding greatly to the stability of the region.  They are also a blow to Iran’s and Russia’s efforts to expand influence throughout the Arab world.

The Trump policy exposes the flaw in the old diplomacy that saw the creation of a Palestinian state as a prerequisite to any stability.  The pro-Arab policies of the Obama administration greatly imperiled the security of Israel.

The possibility of a Palestinian state is not off the table.  It is just that the Palestinian leaders – who thought they could use the terrorism of Hamas and others to achieve their goals – had played their hand badly.  The Palestinian leaders never gave up their goal to bring down Israel.  They put themselves in a no-win position – and they lost.

It is likely that other Arab states will sign agreements recognizing the legitimacy of Israel.  With each signing, greater stability comes to the Middle East.

It is hard to imagine that any Jewish voter who cares about the security of Israel would vote for the folks who put that security in danger.  There should have been cheering in the streets – but thanks to the morally, politically and intellectually corrupt news media, this important issue will be buried.

So, there ‘tis.

 

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Larry Horist

So,there‘tis… The opinions, perspectives and analyses of Larry Horist Larry Horist is a businessman, conservative writer and political strategist with an extensive background in economics and public policy. Clients of his consulting firm have included such conservative icons as Steve Forbes and Milton Friedman. He has served as a consultant to the Nixon White House and travelled the country as a spokesman for President Reagan’s economic reforms. He has testified as an expert witness before numerous legislative bodies, including the U. S. Congress. Horist has lectured and taught courses at numerous colleges and universities, including Harvard, Northwestern, DePaul universities, Hope College and his alma mater, Knox College. He has been a guest on hundreds of public affairs talk shows, and hosted his own program, “Chicago In Sight,” on WIND radio. Horist was a one-time candidate for mayor of Chicago and served as Executive Director of the City Club of Chicago, where he led a successful two-year campaign to save the historic Chicago Theatre from the wrecking ball. An award-winning debater, his insightful and sometimes controversial commentaries appear frequently on the editorial pages of newspapers across the nation. He is praised by readers for his style, substance and sense of humor. According to one reader, Horist is the “new Charles Krauthammer.” He is actively semi-retired in Boca Raton, Florida where he devotes his time to writing. So, there ‘tis is Horist’s signature sign off.

3 Comments

  1. Big Ed

    Are you kidding me? We are just a couple of weeks away from an election, an election that the Democrats and their propaganda arm (the media, both social and mainstream) has lied cheated and suppressed Trump positive actions to aide the addled old shit who is running against Trump. This corrupt group would literally kill anybody who tried to publicize any win by the president. At this point if Trump achieved world peace they would bury it until after the election-then if Biden the Addled won he could immediately take credit for a stellar improvement to life on earth. Neither the Democrats nor their slavish media are worth the powder it would take to blow them to hell. Journalism? Not in America today.

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  2. Frank L CROCKETT Jr

    1.Two home land issues. Get a signing of an equal justice to all communities in the present Non-United State of North America.
    2. End the disaportionate 400 years of legal murdering/government killings of Slaves, Negros, Colored People. NIggers , Afrro-American, African Americans and Black Americans.
    3 Most. All of us have mothers and grandmoers. Some of us have sisters, daughters, granddaughters, wives/spouses, aunts and nieces. LET’S GET RID OF A PERSON WHO HAS BEEN ACCUSED OF MISCONDUCT WITH WOMEN AND WHO HAS BEEN MARRIED TO MORE THAN TWO LADIES. THAT IS A STRIKE OUT.
    4. Great for the middle east. Now lets get peace in Wisconsin, Alabama, Alaska, California, Michigan, Nevada, Florida, Georgia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, North Carolina , North Dakota, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Tennessee, Wyoming, Washington state and Washington DC, New York, New Hampshire, New Jersey, West Virginia, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arizona, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Utah, Hawaii, Nebraska, Colorado, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, Virginia, Kansas, Kentucky, Rhode Island, Minnesota Oregon,, Montana Maine, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Delaware, Vermont and Idaho.

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  3. Mike

    Larry, Unfortunately for middle-easterners none of these peace treaties make any difference to the them. War has not been a probability for any of these countries, and they have been dealing with Israel for years. Peace with the Palestinians is the only thing that matters, and using Trump’s Jewish son-in-law for this purpose was a non-starter, totally dumb-never would they accept him as a negotiator. Also stupid was dumbshit giving away the prize of moving the embassy to Jerusalem and getting nothing in return. Hardly the way to work toward peace with the Palestinians. So, despite the fact that trump eagerly did things to try and appease Jewish voters in the US, he did nothing for peace in the Middle East. Your understanding of the situation is obviously skewed by your desire to make it sound like trump actually achieved something. So there tis.

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