Russia and the Middle East
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Gulf Storms

A week after the Israeli Prime Minister signed a peace treaty with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and a declaration of peace with the Kingdom of Bahrain on the White House lawn in Washington on September 15, it became clear that not only these monarchies, but the Arab world as a whole were ripe for adoption responsible strategic decisions that will shape the New Middle East. Donald Trump also signed the fateful documents. The signing procedure has become almost a copy of the one - a truly breakthrough one that took place at the same place 41 years ago
23 september 2020
The US administrations pulling out of the agreement signed by P5+1 with Iran in 2015 has not crushed down the nuclear deal (JCPOA) while having undermined it substantially. The possibilities of the EU to salvage the deal are being put in question with the time to come. Europe itself is getting field for political and economic battles between the USA and its Middle East allies, on one hand, and Iran, on the other hand. The European politicians are trying to draw a compromise formula to settle the conflict.


06 january 2020

Senior Russian officials have publicly condemned the U.S. killing of Iran's most powerful military commander, joining foreign leaders in warning that it will lead to an escalation of tensions in the already unstable Middle East region. However, the Kremlin may be able to capitalize on the controversial attack against its ally Tehran if it drives a deeper wedge in Washington's strategic relationship with European allies, analysts said.
01 april 2020
The US president condemned the criminal attempt, which targeted a populated area in the Saudi capital, Riyadh,
29 september 2020
Following Emir of Qatar's phone call to the Saudi Crown Prince, optimism was subdued by reports dialogue will be 'suspended' until Qatar publicly clarifies its position
09 october 2017
Houthi militia decided to arrest Ali Abdullah Saleh and transfer him to Saada.
09 may 2017
Lavrov's visit to Kuwait City marks the first high-level diplomatic visit by Russia over the crisis.
29 september 2020
The Academy of Change is headed by Hisham Morsy, the son-in-law of Yusuf al-Qaradawi who is on the black list issued by the four countries which boycotted Qatar.
29 september 2020
Qatar has turned to the United Nations to be included in the counter-terrorism scheme, after the four boycotting countries accused Doha of supporting terrorism. (Shutterstock)
29 september 2020
Dr Gargashs remarks came just hours before US secretary of state Rex Tillerson was scheduled to meet Qatari foreign minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani for talks at the state department.

29 september 2020