Assistant Professor, Middle East Political Economy, at the University of Oregon. Currently writing on the Egyptian revolution and the Syrian crisis.
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Tag Archives: GCC
Abu Dhabi Crown Prince discusses regional stability with Obama – Al Arabiya News.
#Egypt to join military maneuver with #Saudi and Gulf states – Politics – Egypt – Ahram Online #Yemen
Egypt to join military maneuver with Saudi and Gulf states – Politics – Egypt – Ahram Online.
Ever since the fall of the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, in September 2014 in the hands of the Houthis, Yemen has been fighting a regional conflict while its political situation has reached a deadlock; the head of state and the prime … Continue reading
Although a week of high-level talks between Iran and world powers in Vienna made good progress, negotiators failed to reach an agreement and instead set a new deadline of March 1, 2015, for a framework agreement on Iran’s nuclear program … Continue reading
Al-Qaeda group’s gains in #Syria undermine U.S. strategy – The Washington Post #RecallAfghanistan1980S
Still wondering who the Syrian “rebels” are and what their chances of take over from JAN, Al-Qaeda or ISIS really are…. And if do they gain power from Islamist groups with the support of CIA training, what guarantees are there … Continue reading