Each week, we’ll dive into the top news happening around the Middle East to discuss the stories behind the headlines. With the proliferation of regional conflicts and political drama, we will break down the major developments, provide insight from some of the foremost experts, and have fun while we’re at it. Off the Hookah with Phil and Cooper is a production of Al-Monitor.
by Phil & Cooper Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017
Al-Monitor’s own Israel Pulse columnist Ben Caspit joins Phil and Cooper to discuss the toils and troubles of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin "Bibi" Netanyahu, from his willingness to put up with Trump’s unpredictability, to his political dealings with Saudi Arabia and Egypt, the investigations and his future. Also, Michael Flynn.