Tuesday, 30 November , 2021

Russian Middle Eastern Policy

Putin welcomes granting SCO dialogue partner status to three countries

According to Putin, "a fairly impressive portfolio of applications from other states wishing to cooperate with the organization in one capacity or another" requires...

The Anxiety Effect: How 9/11 and Its Aftermath Changed Gulf Arab...

Post-9/11 events have shaken Riyadh’s and Abu Dhabi’s faith in the durability of Washington’s support. As part of our series, The Legacy of 9/11...

Syrian Air Defenses Shot Down Rockets Launched Towards Damasсus Vicinity, Russian...

by Asya Geydarova Jul 25, 2021 The Syrian government has repeatedly accused Israel of conducting regular airstrikes on its territory, calling on international organizations to denounce...

Document: The Debate on Gaza in the UN General Assembly

Gaza Children Living in ‘Hell on Earth’ Secretary-General Tells General Assembly, as Calls for End to Violence Crescendo, News of Israel-Hamas Ceasefire Breaks ‘We Hope...

Israeli settlers attack Palestinians, steal land with impunity. Imagine outrage &...

By Eva Bartlett * Apr. 16, 2021 Every aspect of their existence on occupied Palestinian land is illegal. Still, the violence perpetrated by Israeli settlers against...

US Policy, Terrorism and Syria

While Joe Biden has faced some mild Congressional pushback for bombing the Iraq-Syria border, Tulsi Gabbard says her former colleagues are ignoring the larger...

Continued Israeli airstrikes on Syria are testing Moscow’s patience, Jerusalem would...

By Scott Ritter* Mar. 3, 2021 How Russia responds to Israel's attacks on Iranian targets inside Syria could make all the difference as to whether the...

Nasrallah: ‘It was Iran’s Soleimani who convinced Putin to enter Syria...

January 25, 2021 Description: Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah recounts how assassinated Iranian General Qassim Soleimani held a two-hour long meeting with Russian President Vladimir...

Russian envoy: Israel-Arab issues – not Iran – main problem in...

The ambassador claimed there's no proof Hezbollah created tunnels to attack Israel By LAHAV HARKOV DECEMBER 8, 2020 Israel destabilizes the Middle East more than Iran,...

A comment from BESA on Iranian – Chinese relationship

Why Iran Is Turning East By Emil Avdaliani August 26, 2020 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: US pressure might have been an immediate impetus behind the recently leaked Iran-China deal,...