The Heat: Biden’s Middle East visit

The Heat

In his first presidential visit to the Middle East, U.S. President Joe Biden reassured Israeli leaders of the U.S. commitment to Israel’s security.On Thursday, the U.S. President and Israel’s Prime Minister Yair Lapid signed a declaration to stop Iran from developing a nuclear weapon. Both leaders agreed nuclear deterrence is critical, but their paths of prevention are very different.
We begin with this report from CGTN’s Stephanie Freid in Tel Aviv.

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Joining the discussion:

  • Yossi Mekelberg is an Associated Fellow with the Middle East and Africa Programme at Chatham House.
  • Dov Waxman is the Director of the Y &S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies at UCLA.
  • Omar Baddar is a Palestinian-American Political Analyst.
  • Trita Parsi is the Executive Vice President of the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft.

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