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Aaron David Miller
VP & Distinguished Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Fmr. Middle East negotiator under Republican & Democratic administrations.
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Aaron David Miller 8h
not clear how severe Arab reaction will be, particularly if they move Ambassador for now; not Embassy. Even so, why risk it?
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Aaron David Miller 10h
Trump speaks to Netanyahu today; Rumors swirl re: announcement on US Embassy tomorrow; and why it's not a good idea
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Aaron David Miller Jan 20
America isn't carnage. Carnage is what Lincoln saw; and he still managed to rise above darkness. We need that humanity and vision now.
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Aaron David Miller Jan 20
Lincoln must have been looking on today. Good advice for Donald Trump and the rest of us. (From his Young Men's Lyceum Address, 1838)
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Aaron David Miller Jan 20
Russia trumps US in Syria; Assad stays; Putin's expands bases; coopts Turkey too.
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Aaron David Miller Jan 20
So much for Niebuhr's notion of proximate solutions to insoluble problems. Trump has set a bar no US President has ever or will ever meet
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Aaron David Miller Jan 19
Donald Trump just asserts that if Jared Kushner can't make Middle East peace, nobody can. So... can he?
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Aaron David Miller Jan 19
Sean Spicer says "stay tuned" for an announcement re: moving US Embassy to Jerusalem. And why it's a bad idea.
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Aaron David Miller Jan 18
Obama's UNSC "wake up" call and the way it conflated east and west Jerusalem may wake up Trump Adm to move Ambassador if not Embassy
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Aaron David Miller Jan 18
Could Jared Kushner solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
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Aaron David Miller Jan 15
Peace process -- like rock and roll -- will never die; doesn't mean it will succeed.
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Aaron David Miller Jan 15
UNSC Resolutions; speeches; peace conferences on Israeli-Palestinian issue represent keys to empty rooms.
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Aaron David Miller Jan 15
And there's a reason for that. This event -- like the famous Seinfeld episode -- is a show about nothing. Little value/purpose/utility
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Aaron David Miller Jan 13
Talking tough on human rights is fine; but if words don't lead to deeds, US looks weak.
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Aaron David Miller Jan 13
Tillerson hammered on human rights. But reality is our values may be our interests in galaxy far far away; but not back here on planet earth
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Aaron David Miller Jan 13
The warranty on holding your parents responsible for just about anything expired a long time ago.
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Aaron David Miller Jan 13
That Indian restaurant on Connecticut Ave in District. Mom and I forced you to come so you'd broaden culinary horizons. I guess it worked
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Aaron David Miller Jan 13
I think there was a time when you hated Indian food.
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Aaron David Miller Jan 13
Will History Judge Obama Harshly on Syria? Yes, but should it?
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Aaron David Miller Jan 12
UNSC Resolution on settlements; Kerry speech; Paris conference can't change a simple reality about 2 state solution
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