Recent Op-Eds

Trump Bows to the Saudis

By John Glaser and Benjamin H. Friedman. U.S. News & World Report (Online). May 23, 2017.

The president’s kowtowing to Saudi Arabia has no benefits and big costs.

Washington’s Shameful Fondness for Saudi Arabia

By Ted Galen Carpenter. American Conservative. May 23, 2017.

Unfortunately, President Trump is perpetuating and intensifying an extremely questionable bilateral relationship that has gone on for decades.