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government representatives of sixty countries have gathered in Warsaw for a summit the United States hopes can be used to increase foreign pressure on around the White House has brought its a team here vice president Mike pence secretary of state my compare the divisor Jared Kushner Arab leaders and Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu are also there the Mideast pairing he's cheering there was a a solidarity unity that I don't remember in my lifetime I think this is a this is approval of thirty fourth but who isn't attending and why it's being hosted in Poland may say a lot about where these alliances are actually going none of the reasons challenges will solve themselves was work together for security , no country can afford to remain on the sidelines Germany and France didn't send their foreign ministers and ears foreign policy chief who was a key player in the Iran nuclear deal said she had prior commitments these may be delivered snobs the European Union is struggling to salvage the two thousand fifteen agreement which lifted some sanctions for limits on Iran's nuclear program , western European allies are also angry with the U. S. decision to withdraw troops from Syria meanwhile the Palestinians some of whom are seen as proxies for around also didn't attend their boycotting Kushner's plans peace deal , and the location is also important Poland is a NATO member but along with Hungary it finds itself increasingly isolated within the European Union due to civil rights concerns this event may hint that they feel closer to Washington than Brussels