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    What is Pompeo’s goal for a foreign tour to West Asia countries?

    The trips of the foreign secretary and US national security adviser to the West Asian region are happening under conditions in which the Arab countries as well as Israel face a number of important incidents. First of all, the announcement of the withdrawal of US troops from Syria has had a major shock to US allies and, in addition, Israel has been in a state of insecurity from inside, and the regional security of the regime has been severely affected.

    The crown prince of Saudi Arabia, bin Salman, is also involved in the aftermath of the murder of Khashoggi. The last point is the issue of Kurds in northern Syria and the possibility of Turkey attacking them.

    But most importantly, it seems that the trip, with all its dimensions and objectives, is about the implementation of Trump’s dead end project called the “Century Deal”, which targeted the ultimate elimination of the Palestinian case. Regarding this issue, regional observers point out the opening of relations between the Saudi-Zionist regimes as one of the other axes of the Foreign Minister’s trip to the region.

    In this regard, Ms. Karen Elliott House wrote in her article for the Wall Street Journal: “Do not be surprised if Benjamin Netanyahu soon head to Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, and meet with Mohammed bin Salman; Pompeo will come to the area to provide the platform for the visit.

    House, whose wrote the book ” On Saudi Arabia: Its People”, writes in his article: The purpose of the Pompeo round trip is to show that the United States has not stopped its relations with the region, but is seeking to convey a strong coalition against Iran and not overlooked the Middle East.

    Israel and Saudi Arabia are two trusted US ally, both of whom are afraid of Iran. In fact, the planned visit of the prime minister of Israel and the crown prince of Saudi Arabia could be a turning point in the efforts of the Trump government to isolate and curb Iran.

    The indifference of the Arab countries to the transfer of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the Occupied Jerusalem al-Quds has also given the Crown Prince an assurance that he will communicate with Israel at the right time. On a political level, the visit will distort public opinion and the media as a result of the troubles that Trump, Netanyahu and bin Salman have been facing.

    The visit of the Crown Prince with Netanyahu had a well international welcome for bin Salman, who has been completely isolated after the murder of Khashoggi. Though the visit will have interest to Trump and Netanyahu, it will carry dangers for the young Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, since his apparent cooperation with Israel before solving the al-Quds issue will undoubtedly lead to opposition from inside circles of the Saudi Arabian.

    The public visit of the Israeli prime minister and crown prince, was impossible like Anwar Sadat and Richard Nixon, former President of the United States’s trip to China in 1972, as well as the meeting of Trump with North Korean leader, but the new reality would eliminate the logic of the impossibility, because Trump loves appealing shows and his imagination is that he is watching the show (Netanyahu and bin Salman’s visit) from the TV screen or flees to Riyadh to participate in it.

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