Bahrain

Jon Queally, staff writer
Women chant slogans and gesture as they march with Palestinian flags during a demonstration in the Moroccan capital Rabat on June 23, 2019 against the US-led economic conference in Bahrain with its declared aim of achieving Palestinian prosperity. - The United States is set to co-chair a two-day conference in Bahrain from June 25, focusing on the economic aspects of President Donald Trump's Israeli-Palestinian peace plan. The Bahrain conference could see large-scale investment pledges for the Palestinian te
"Kushner can't tell us he cares about ending poverty for Palestinians while inflicting more poverty on them."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"That is not the path to peace, that is the road to an endless conflict."
Jon Queally, staff writer
"An arrogant tirade extolling the U.S. as a liberator not an occupier, a...

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