Wednesday, 23 January , 2019

Saudi Arabia

Maroc-Israël: Hassan II, la grande imposture

By René Naba Νovembre 17, 2018 Le Roi Hassan II du Maroc, Président du Comité Al Qods» (Jérusalem), hôte du premier sommet islamique de l’époque contemporaine...

Trump stages visit to Iraq amid mounting crisis over Syria troop...

By Bill Van Auken 27 December 2018 US President Donald Trump staged a surprise visit to an American airbase in western Iraq Wednesday in what...

Macron and the Air France Experience

By Peter Koenig 21 December 2018 On an Air France flight from Paris to Latin America, the plane is full, mostly with working class Latinos, going...

Saudi-Israel Backchannel Takes Hit After Officials Dismissed Over Khashoggi Murder, Report...

Two of MBS' close aides allegedly led covert efforts to improve ties between Jerusalem and Riyadh, but sources tell WSJ their involvement in killing...

Yemen: 85,000 Dead Kids

by Charles Pierson December 6, 2018 In Yemen, a place where things couldn’t get worse, things have gotten worse. 85,000 children under the age of five may...

The Unraveling of the Netanyahu Project for the Middle East

By Alastair Crooke 05.11.2018 Nahum Barnea, a leading Israeli commentator, writing in Yedioth Ahronoth in May (in Hebrew), set out, unambiguously, the ‘deal’ behind Trump’s Middle East policy:...

Senate Votes to End Aid for Yemen Fight Over Khashoggi Killing...

By Julie Hirschfeld Davis and Eric Schmitt Dec. 13, 2018 The Senate voted on Thursday to end American military assistance for Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen...

C.I.A. Briefing on Khashoggi Solidifies Senators’ View of Prince Mohammed’s Complicity

By Eric Schmitt and Nicholas Fandos Dec. 4, 2018 WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of senior senators said on Tuesday that a classified briefing by the...

The Saudi Kingdom: An ally of US and Israel and the...

Saudi campaign to abduct and silence rivals abroad goes back decades By Kareem Fahim and Loveday Morris November 4, 2018 Faisal al Jarba fled his native Saudi...

Is Major Realignment Taking Place in the Middle East?

Why Turkey Is Pivoting Toward Iran and Russia By Colin P. Clarke and Ariane M. Tabatabai October 31, 2018 Having long criticized U.S. policy in the Middle...