Biden's tricky balancing act in the Middle East

As controversies swirl, a relatively uneventful trip would probably be a win

President Biden.
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On Wednesday, President Biden embarked on a four-day trip to the Middle East. What prompted the president's decision to visit Israel, Palestine, and Saudi Arabia, what does he hope to achieve, and why are some critics already outraged by some of the administration's decisions? Here's everything you need to know:

Where is Biden visiting?

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