A Cold Peace Gets Even Colder

The Dome of the Rock in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound is seen in Jerusalem’s Old City, Sept. 9, 2013 (AP photo by Sebastian Scheiner).
The Dome of the Rock in the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound is seen in Jerusalem’s Old City, Sept. 9, 2013 (AP photo by Sebastian Scheiner).
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Editor’s Note: Every Monday, Managing Editor Frederick Deknatel highlights a major unfolding story in the Middle East, while curating some of the best news and analysis from the region. Subscribers can adjust their newsletter settings to receive Middle East Memo by email every week. When Israel struck deals to normalize relations with four Arab countries last year, expectations were fairly tempered—at least outside of the Trump White House, which had brokered them, and the Prime Minister’s Office in Jerusalem, where Benjamin Netanyahu was eager to reap the political windfall. Some of that skepticism about whether this really was a new […]

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