Are recent changes in the Middle East a sign of peace? Arab countries, one after another, are signing historic, game-changing peace, trade, investment, and tourism deals with Israel. Consequently, Russia, Iran, and Turkey are forming a highly dangerous alliance that could threaten Western powers. Meanwhile, the U.S. is drawing down its military forces in the Mideast and focusing on matters closer to home. Where is this all heading?
Joel C. Rosenberg, New York Times bestselling author, based in Jerusalem, skillfully and clearly reveals the sometimes-encouraging, sometimes-violet, yet rapidly changing landscape in Israel and the Arab/Muslim world. Enemies and Allies takes readers behind closed doors in the Middle East to introduce them to the very kings and crowns princes, presidents, and prime ministers who are leading the change.
Discover exclusive, never-before-published quotes, insights, and analysis from the author's conversations with some of the most complex and controversial leaders in the world:
- Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS)
- Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
- Jordan’s King Abdullah II
- United Arab Emirates’ Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed (MBZ)
- Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu
- Israeli president Reuven Rivlin