Writings by Topic: Strategic alliances

Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
Why a U.S.-Israel Alliance is a Terrible Idea The Jerusalem Institute for Strategy and SecurityJune 25, 2019
Two Central Asia Summits Challenge the United States The Jerusalem PostJune 15, 2019
How Russia Defeated America in Syria The Jerusalem PostDecember 20, 2018
The Depths to Which the Oslo Process Has Driven Israel The AlgemeinerNovember 20, 2018
A Unique Regional Opportunity to Confront Iran on Various Fronts Jerusalem PostAugust 21, 2018
Ending The 'Theater of the Absurd' At The UNHRC The HillJune 20, 2018
Erdogan's Unrequited Arab Love Gatestone InstituteMarch 18, 2018
An Arab NATO? Be Careful What You Wish For Fox NewsMay 28, 2017
Can Trump Construct a New World Order? BESA Center PerspectivesDecember 18, 2016
Face it America, Turkey's Just Not That into You The Gatestone InstituteJune 21, 2015
It's Time for Israel to Stop Neglecting Cyprus HaaretzJune 14, 2015
A Turkish-Saudi Military Offensive in Syria? The Gatestone InstituteMay 10, 2015
The Mideast Battle Lines Are Drawn The Jerusalem ReportApril 16, 2015
The Middle East Turmoil and Israel's Security International Relations and Security Network (ISN)April 13, 2015
Why Yemen Matters The Washington TimesMarch 28, 2015
Security Challenges of the New Israeli Government BESA Center PerspectivesMarch 19, 2015
A Two-and-a-Half-Country Union Hürriyet Daily NewsNovember 5, 2014
Erdogan's Book of Defeat The Gatestone InstituteOctober 31, 2014
Shifting Mideast Sands Reveal New Alliances PJ MediaMarch 14, 2014
Is the Turco-Iranian Friendship Real? Middle East QuarterlySpring 2014
Is the US changing sides in the regional conflict between Iran and its enemies? The Jerusalem PostNovember 30, 2013
After the Pax Americana PJ MediaNovember 9, 2013
Cyprus Joins the Middle East The Washington TimesNovember 6, 2013
The Maturation of Indo-Israeli Ties Middle East QuarterlySpring 2013
Can my enemy's enemy be my friend? Ha'aretzMarch 30, 2012
South Sudan, Israel's New Ally The Washington TimesJanuary 3, 2012
Cyprus on the World Stage National Review OnlineOctober 11, 2011
Pakistan and China: Strengthening Ties The American SpectatorOctober 4, 2011
The Enduring Iran-Syria-Hezbollah Axis AEI Middle Eastern OutlookDecember 2009
British government's deal involving Lockerbie bomber shatters 'Special Relationship' with U.S. New York Daily NewsSeptember 2, 2009
The Middle Eastern Cold War Jerusalem PostJune 17, 2009
Does Turkey Still Belong in NATO? Philadelphia BulletinApril 6, 2009
Obama in Berlin Washington PostJuly 24, 2008
The Proposed U.S. Security Commitment to Iraq House Foreign Affairs CommitteeJanuary 23, 2008
Augmenting Israel's Qualitative Military Edge Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2008
Is Iraqi Kurdistan a Good Ally? AEI Middle Eastern OutlookJanuary 2008
Delhi: Between Tehran and Washington Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2008
Turkey, Still a Western Ally? Jerusalem PostDecember 5, 2007
NATO Fights the Jihadis New York SunOctober 3, 2006
Israel Has a War to Win Los Angeles TimesJuly 20, 2006
The US defends its allies Bitterlemons InternationalJuly 6, 2006
Israel and Azerbaijan's Furtive Embrace Middle East QuarterlySummer 2006
Replace Turkey as a Strategic Partner? Middle East QuarterlySpring 2006
At What Cost Israel-China Ties? Middle East QuarterlySpring 2006
The Chirac Doctrine Middle East QuarterlyFall 2005
What binds Ankara and Jerusalem Jerusalem PostMay 1, 2005
Turkey-Israel: Speed Bumps Middle East QuarterlyFall 2003
Europe vs. America New York PostJanuary 14, 2003
Formula for Stability: Turkey Plus Israel Middle East QuarterlyFall 2002
Israel, India, and Turkey: Triple Entente? Middle East QuarterlyFall 2002
Turkey and Israel Strategize Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2002
The Real "New Middle East" CommentaryNovember 1998
The Remarkable Turkish-Israeli Tie Middle East QuarterlyJune 1998
[Turkey and Israel:] The Birth of a New Middle East Alliance Washington TimesJanuary 5, 1998
A New Axis: The Emerging Turkish-Israeli Entente National InterestWinter 1997/98
China's Success in the Middle East Middle East QuarterlyDecember 1997
China Arms the Rogues Middle East QuarterlySeptember 1997
Imperfect Alliances: Will Europe and America Ever Agree? Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1997
Audio, Video and Transcripts
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Turkish-Israeli Relations MEF WireApril 3, 2009
Eurabia - Europe's Future? MEF WireFebruary 7, 2005
Book Title Publication Date
Arms Transfers to Israel: The Strategic Logic behind American Military Assistance
by David Rodman
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2008
Betrayal: France, the Arabs, and the Jews
by David Pryce-Jones
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2008
The Decline of the Anglo-American Middle East, 1961-1969: A Willing Retreat
by Tore T. Petersen
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
Decade of Transition: Eisenhower, Kennedy, and the Origins of the American-Israeli Alliance
by Abraham Ben-Zvi
Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1999
Islamisme et Etats-Unis: Une Alliance contre l'Europe
by Alexandre del Valle
Middle East QuarterlySeptember 1998
Fighting World War III from the Middle East: Allied Contingency Plans, 1945-1954
by Michael Cohen
Middle East QuarterlyJune 1997
The Future of U.S.-Israel Strategic Cooperation
by Shai Feldman
Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1997
The Quest for Hegemony in the Arab World: The Struggle over the Baghdad Pact
by Elie Podeh
Middle East QuarterlyDecember 1995