My thoughts on some of the hard-line criticisms of the nuclear deal coming out of Tehran, posted at the of the MidEast Matrix https://mideastmatrix.wordpress.com/2015/08/06/tehrans-post-deal-rhetoric/
Tunisia has declared a state of emergency after the June 26th attack in Sousse, and the UK has advised all British citizens to leave the
People rarely talk about leftist and Arab nationalist opposition groups in Saudi Arabia and the Persian Gulf. The focus now is fixated on Salafi extremism.
Since the Islamic State seized Mosul last summer, there has been a great deal of time spent discussing the dysfunctional nature of the Sykes-Picot border
In a departure from its usual practice of beheading its captives, the Islamic state recently burnt a Jordanian prisoner alive, and of course, distributed a
Interesting analysis of Yemeni politics under the Houthis and how Iran’s position differs than the one the Saudis enjoyed in the past. “Saudi Arabia relied