Tuesday, 17 May , 2022

Russian Middle Eastern Policy

Israel and Sanctions. The Emperor can avoid Imperial Decrees

Israel focusing on closing loopholes, not imposing Russia sanctions, officials say Lapid, ministries working to ensure country not used to bypass West; Jerusalem says it...

Russia-Syria joint jet patrols sends a clear message

February 5, 2022 Israel said holding talks with Russia over Syria standoff, may limit air campaign Moscow reportedly announces joint jet patrols with Damascus will become...

Videos: Latakia Port Near Russia’s Hmeimim Base in Syria Targeted by...

Dec 28, 2021 Syrian media regularly report on air and missile attacks aimed at the territory of the country, sometimes resulting in casualties. The Syrian...

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...