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As Arab leaders gather in Saudi Arabia King Salman’s absence looms large

Beaming in satisfaction as Arab rulers arrived in Riyadh on Tuesday, Mohammed bin Salman looked like a man in charge. As a succession of planes disgorged...

How Saudi Arabia once again failed in Lebanon

Last week, Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan asserted that the process that started with the Kingdom summoning its ambassador from Lebanese capital...

US and Yemen: Putting a Disreputable Policy Right

In Yemen, Saudi and Iranian interests collide, a civil war involving multiple parties has devastated the country, a humanitarian crisis has been going on...

MBZ is performing a U-turn that could reshape the Middle East

For years, Emirati foreign policy has been a disaster. Now, on the anniversary of the fundamentally flawed Abraham Accords, a rethink is underway   The fall...

How 9/11 and the ‘war on terror’ tore the Arab world apart

The seeds of destruction were already planted with prior decades of colonialism propping up corrupt, weak governments. Today in our series 9/11 at 20: A week...

The growing Gulf rivalry that’s pushing up oil prices

A bitter public rift between the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia over oil production quotas this week caused talks between the world's biggest...

U.S. Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Feltman Visits Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kenya

U.S. Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Jeffrey Feltman will travel to Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Kenya from May...

Saudis: Coalition kit on Yemen island where base being built

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen on Thursday acknowledged having equipment on an island in the Bab el-Mandeb...

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Michael Klare, Welcome to the New Cold War in Asia

For a moment, imagine an upside-down military world. Instead of U.S. guided-missile destroyers and other ships regularly carrying out “freedom of...

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