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Will the Khashoggi Affair Derail Trump’s Arab NATO Plan?

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„As counterpoint to the Khashoggi affair, there is a symphony of sorts being played in the Middle East. One of the cornerstones of Trump’s foreign policy is to encourage the formation of an Arab NATO.

Not that these countries have anything to do with the North Atlantic ocean, but what the Trump administration felt was needed was a NATO-like alliance of the Sunni Arab states (supported by the United States) in order to stand as a bulwark against Iranian expansion and aggression in the region. Israel would then serve as an “unrecognized” quasi member of the alliance.“ (…)

Will the Khashoggi Affair Derail Trump’s Arab NATO Plan?