Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

A Sudan-Israel peace deal could be Trump’s crowning achievement

It required serious American incentives to lure Khartoum to the negotiating table

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

Why this Iranian assassination is all about Trump

Whoever carried out the hit, it is all but certain that Trump gave it the nod

By Jake Wallis Simons

Middle East

Arab states are fighting back against Turkey’s ‘neo-Ottomanism’

The West must find its lost leadership and stand up to the bully of Ankara

By Jake Wallis Simons

Franco’s fascism is alive and kicking in Spain

After the demonstration in Barcelona on Sunday, I happened to walk past the city’s main police station. A unionist crowd had gathered to praise the officers who had so brutally suppressed the Catalan referendum the previous week. Wrapped in Spanish flags, they were chanting Viva España and throwing flowers. Then they started performing the Nazi […]

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