America and the Middle East

Palestinian protesters burn an American flag. Source: Flickr

The relationship between the United States of America and the Middle East is arguably one of the most hotly debated topics in modern history. The U.S. has always been quick to take action every time it has felt that its diplomatic or economic interests in the Middle East could be under threat. There is strong evidence to suggest that America’s military and diplomatic actions over the past decades have resulted in very strong anti-American sentiments in the region.

By Nikolaos Tsitonakis