The international furor over US withdrawal from the environmental agreement is obscuring genuinely significant developments in our region.
The atmospheric climate may or may not be changing, but the political and social climate in the Arab world certainly is.
* Norman A. Bailey, Ph.D., is Professor of Economics and National Security, The National Security Studies Center, University of Haifa, and Adjunct Professor of Economic Statecraft, The Institute of World Politics, Washington, DC. He was formerly with the US National Security Council and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence.
* Published by Globes [online], Israel business news, on June 4, 2017