Friday, June 18, 2021

The Arabian Gulf

Saudi Arabia and its new relations with the Mullahs in Iran

The Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman could not do without invoking his own strength. "The word fear does not exist in Saudi dictionaries, because Saudis are not afraid of anything," said the heir...

Saudi Arabia Bans Lebanese Fruits and Vegetables after Drowning it With Lebanese Drugs

Saudi authorities issued on Friday a ban on exporting fruits and vegetables from Lebanon or transporting them through its territory until the relevant Lebanese authorities provide guarantees to stop drug smuggling operations. Saudi Arabia had...

Houthi Militias Target Saudi with 17 Drones and Rockets

The Iran-backed Houthi militias in Yemen announced Monday the start of an attack against Saudi Arabia KSA. The attack was conducted with 17 drones and rockets, where Aramco refineries were damaged in the city...

The Pariah in Riyad

No sooner had the report by the US secret services published on the role of the Saudi crown prince in the assassination of the dissident Jamal Khashoggi than the pressure on President Joe Biden...

Qatar – Financing Hezbollah?

The world of secret services, private agents and pulling cords usually remains hidden from the public. The curtain rarely rises a bit and allows intimate glimpses. One such case is currently taking place between...

MB File Might Hinder Moves towards Turkish-GCC Convergence

Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on Feb. 8, that Mevlut Cavusoglu, the Turkish Foreign Minister, will start a tour in Qatar, Oman and Kuwait, on Tuesday. Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ statement confirmed that...

US-Administration And MENA: Keep Them in Suspense

After the efforts shown by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in the last days of the Trump presidency - new important decisions came from the State Department almost every day - the new...

Yemen: Between UN Efforts and Houthi Connex

Despite the great optimism shown by the UN envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths concerning a path to peace in Yemen, it still lacks its basic factors and requirements, from the viewpoint of a number...

Back in the club: Conflict with Qatar history?

A hug marked the symbolic end to a Cold War in the Gulf, that had lasted more than three and a half years. When the Qatari Emir Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani arrived in...

Hamas Forms Spying Instrument in Istanbul, Targeting Israel and Arab Countries

For many years, Hamas has been receiving money and support through suspicious relations and transboundary funds under pretext of supporting the Palestinian cause. Although the movement has long time ago presented itself as a...