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10 Oct, 2011

Gulfnews : America’s misreading of the Arab Spring will backfire

The pending American veto at the UN Security Council against the Palestinian application for full membership to the UN and the Congressional move to block $200 million Dh734 million in financial aid to the Palestinian National Authority shows the extent to which US policy towards the Arab World is helplessly stacked in the pre-Arab Spring era. Washington is tragically misreading the epochal changes of 2011 and its dealings with the 10-month-old Arab Spring have been particularly inconsistent and hypocritical. It has often found itself on the wrong side of history.

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