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New lines in the sand in the Middle East - EURACTIV

DISCLAIMER: All opinions in this column reflect the views of the author(s), not of PLC. By Willem Oosterveld | The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies. 29-06-2017. Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir (L) and German Foreign Minister Sigmar ...and more »

The Real Security Threats on Iran's Periphery - LobeLog

Pressure has once again become the name of the game in regards to U.S. policy on Iran. The Senate has passed sweeping new sanctions, and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declared that the U.S. will “counter Iran's aspiration of hegemony” and work ...and more »

The Gulf Crisis: Southeast Asia Has Seen It All Before - Fair Observer

James M. Dorsey is an award-winning journalist and commentator on foreign affairs who has covered ethnic and religious conflict and terrorism across t .... Read more. WE BRING YOU PERSPECTIVES FROM AROUND THE WORLD. HELP US TO INFORM AND EDUCATE. YOUR ...and more »

How Israeli/Saudi 'Alliance' Plays Trump - Consortium News

As novices to the world of Mideast intrigue, President Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner are being led by Israel and Saudi Arabia into a dangerous confrontation with Iran, explains former British diplomat Alastair Crooke. By Alastair Crooke The ...and more »

Reality Check: What Indo-Iranian Civilisational Ties? - Swarajya

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the President of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, in Jomhouri Building, Saadabad Palace, Tehran on 23 May 2016. (Narendra Modi/Flickr). Snapshot. The one-sided Indian romance with Iran over some imaginary civilisational and ...and more »

Israel and Saudi's secret ambition: Is it on track? - Middle East Eye

Two land corridors preoccupy the minds of Israeli leaders and military chiefs. One is a source of concern, the other is a source of hope: both are connected and derive from the same strategy. The first land corridor, the one which worries Israel, is ...and more »

Trump: Toward War in the Middle East - Common Dreams

By staying out of the conflicts in the Middle East, the United States can benefit both American citizens and the citizens of those distant lands. by. Adil E. Shamoo. Tweet. Share. Share. Share. Pin. Mail. Share. 1 Comments. Donald Trump meets with ...and more »

Boy Left Alone at Sea with Father Killed by Saudis - IFP News

An Iranian fisherman was recently shot dead by Saudi coast guards in front of his son's eyes. The son has narrated the sad story of the tragic night when he was left alone with the body of his slain dad in the middle of the sea. “I reached the shore ...and more »

Prelude to War: Threat to Syria Stems from US Love Triangle with Israel and Saudi Arabia - The Ring of Fire Network

On Monday night, Sean Spicer announced that the US had evidence that the Syrian government was preparing for another chemical attack and issued a threat saying that the Syrian government would bear a “heavy price” if they carried out such an attack ...and more »