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Meet the Cabinet: Spotlight on Nikki Haley

By Joyclynn Potter

Meet former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, the new United States ambassador to the United Nations in President Donald Trump’s Cabinet.

Foreign Aid

How America Has Used a Religious Test to Avoid Giving Aid to Displaced Iraqi Christians

By Luma Simms

If America wants no religious distinction to qualify for aid, then why use one to penalize the group most in need of help? Why do we support those who discriminate based on religion?


Mideast Weekly Roundup

By Jessie Owen Payne

The president declines to endorse a two-state solution, the Syrian government is accused of using chemical warfare, and Hamas names a new leader.

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Three Important Takeaways From Donald Trump’s Sensational Press Conference

By Douglas Burton

During President Donald Trump’s combative press conference yesterday, he made three announcements that directly affect U.S. involvement in the Middle East.

Thank you to the Philos Project for an excellent, unique experience in Israel. I greatly appreciate the fair and insightful way they handled complex issues, and am especially grateful at how careful they were to show us the people – the real people, the diverse people – who live in that land. Philos is working hard to create a new conversation about Israel and the Middle East and they’re doing a terrific job. I commend their work wholeheartedly.

— Russell Moore

President of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission