IN THE MIDDLE OF THE EAST

IN THE MIDDLE OF THE EAST By: Faizan Haq Almost all presidents of the United States since World War II visit the Middle East. At least one of the US allies such as; Saudi Arabia, Egypt or Israel is a destination on their itinerary. These trips frequently appear to initiate new policies, doctrines and diplomatic trends. American policy in the Middle East often remains consistent with preserving the status quo, securing energy resources and keeping the balance among regional powers…..