AIPAC's focus

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I've noted it before, but isn't it odd that in a year that has seen Hamas come to power in the Palestinian occupied territories, AIPAC is focusing its annual meeting on Iran? And whatever happened to the fallout there was supposed to be from those convicted spies anyway?

(The above ad was posted on the Haaretz website.)

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region,