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Know Your Heads of State #3 Middle East Israel o Benjamin Netanyahu—Prime Minister Right-wing Hawkish politician—does not mind confrontation, relies on military, more active to solving problems along borders, prone to using force Huge U.S. ally Not a fan of Obama—Obama keeps bringing up 2 state solution that Israel should recognize Palestine, and Israel is against that U.S. is warming up to Iran, Israel is enemies with Iran Aggressive towards Iran and Palestinian state o U.S. is huge supporter of Israel o U.S. said they would pledge 38 billion dollars to Israel Syria o Bashar al-Assad—President Right-wing, extreme right, dictator basically Took over from his father—basically monarchy Ethnically Arab and a Shi’a Iran is a strong ally Alawites—sub-branch of Shi’a Ally is Iran “BB” is jewish, Erdogan is Turkish/Islamic, Assad is Arab and Shi’a Arab peoples o Everyone except Turkey and Iran o Saudi Arabia and Egypt
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