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As Islamic State withers, the alliance against it is fraying

The Economist - 2017-09-01 22:08
DOWN the Euphrates river, halfway between Deir ez-Zor and Syria’s border with Iraq, lies Dura Europos, an ancient metropolis where the Parthians of Persia sparred with the Roman Empire for control of the Middle East. History, it seems, is repeating itsel ...

UAE pushes for better ties with cleric Sadr amid efforts to contain Iran

Waar Media - 2017-08-15 12:37
WAAR-DUHOK: The United Arab Emirates signaled its desire to strengthen ties with Iraq during weekend talks with influential Iraqi Shi’ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr as part of efforts by Sunni nations of the Middle East to halt Iran’s growing regional influe ...

Netanyahu to congressmen: Kurds should have their state

Waar Media - 2017-08-14 14:31
WAAR-DUHOK: Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu met with 33 Republican congressmen on Thursday and expressed his support for the birth of a new Kurdish state in the Middle East. In the meeting, Netanyahu told the delegation of US members of Congr ...

Malpera "Forbes Middle East":Trump Hotêlekî li Hewlêrê vedike

BAS News - 2017-08-09 15:56
BasNews-Malpera “Forbes Middle East” belav kiriye, ku çend raportan amaje bi wê kirine, eger heye Serokê Amerîka Donald Trump di demeke nêzîk de yek ji hotelên xwe yên şahaniyê li bajarê li Enkawa ya Hewlêrê veke. Li gor raporta Forbes Middle East, ku şa ...

Pressuring Qatar: What Happens in the Gulf Doesn’t Stay in the Gulf

International Crisis Group - 2017-07-20 21:11
The rift between Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates shows no sign of abating, at a time when the Middle East is increasingly polarised. In this excerpt from the Watch List 2017 – Second Update early warning report for European policy makers ...

US ends laptop ban on Middle East carriers

Waar Media - 2017-07-20 16:37
WAAR-DUHOK: Travellers who want to use a laptop on US bound flights originating in the Middle East can rejoice as the Trump administration has completely lifted its controversial ban on carrying large electronics onboard. Saudi Arabia’s King Khalid Inter ...