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Turkey says it will still launch Syria offensive if US delays pullout | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-17 00:31

Trump nominates retired army general as US ambassador to Saudi Arabia | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-16 23:26

Trump reportedly now sees Kushner's close relationship with MBS as a 'liability' - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-16 22:54

Saudi Arabia may admit missing journalist was killed in botched interrogation and abduction operation, CNN reports - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-16 22:38

Pushing back Russia in the Middle East: A thought experiment

Brookings - 2019-01-16 21:34

Will meeting of Erdogan and Trump in Paris mend US-Turkish ties? | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-16 18:56

As Isis is defeated, the Trump administration is opening the door to a new round of Middle East wars by targeting Iran as the source of all evil | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-16 18:42

Jared Kushner’s clout revealed in Woodward book, overpowered State, Pentagon, NSC on Middle East

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-16 18:26

Turkey blasts Trump, US over mixed messages on Syria | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-16 17:36

Turkey-backed rebels await 'zero hour' to attack Syrian Kurds in Manbij - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-16 13:17

Middle East peace plan: Palestinian leadership says Donald Trump White House's plan for peace with Israel is "dead upon arrival" - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-01-16 11:56

Trump Is About to Lose the Middle East as Well as Syria | RealClearPolitics

Realclearpolitics - 2019-01-16 10:31

Can Lindsey Graham Save U.S. Foreign Policy in the Middle East? :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-16 01:18

What the Russia-Turkey Idlib agreement reveals about the Syrian conflict - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-01-15 23:31

US backed Kurdish group seize key village from IS militants in Syria | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-15 22:34

Trump's precarious hope for Middle East peace

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-15 21:31

America’s Foreign Policy in the Middle East is Not What Pompeo Claimed - Defense One

Defenseone - 2019-01-15 20:56

Grim Middle East Reality

Pravdareport - 2019-01-15 20:56

German minister can’t rule out longer-term military role in Middle East | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-15 20:54

What you missed at the UN: UAE ambush, Abbas meets Livni, Sisi sets record | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-15 19:21

Death from above: Iraqi border villages bear the brunt of Turkish air strikes | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-15 17:47

US raises concern over Turkish air strikes on Kurdish fighters in Syria | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-15 13:41

Britain’s Prince William in Jordan for historic Middle East tour | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-15 13:20

America’s Strategic Options in the Middle East | Small Wars Journal

Smallwarsjournal - 2019-01-15 12:50

US Withdrawal Announcement Continues to Reverberate in the Middle East | The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com | David Israel | 15 Tevet 5779 – December 23, 2018 | JewishPress.com

Jewishpress - 2019-01-15 12:35

Report: Trump delays peace plan until February - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-01-15 09:21

Erdogan New Year message warns of an emboldened Turkish foreign policy in the Middle East

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-15 08:02

Trump warns Iran to 'never, ever threaten' U.S. or suffer consequences - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-01-15 07:02

US intel intercepts suggest Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi operation: Report | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-15 03:22

U.S. pullout from Syria: How Trump changed and shocked the Middle East in one phone call - U.S. News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-15 03:11

Iran warns Saudi Arabia to not interfere as Middle East tensions increase | World | News | Express.co.uk

Express - 2019-01-15 00:15

In the Middle East, Putin Talks, BS Walks

Thedailybeast - 2019-01-14 21:33

US approves $3.5bn missile sale to Turkey | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-14 21:21

Middle East conflicts no longer focus on Israel-Palestine: it's all about Iran vs. Saudi - Israel News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-14 20:09

US terror survey blames Iran for ‘fomenting violence’ in Middle East | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-14 18:47

Turkey to clear Idlib of militants to prevent Syrian government assault | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-14 16:30

Turkey eyes new Syria incursion after Idlib deal | Thomas Seibert | MEO

Middle East Online - 2019-01-14 15:55

Four-nation Syria summit in Istanbul calls for lasting Idlib ceasefire | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-14 10:28

Russia now Iraqi Kurds' biggest source of funds, signals support for Kurdish independence - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-14 09:38

Syrian government looks to ramp up talks with embattled Kurds

Washington Times - 2019-01-14 06:53
The ordered withdrawal of thousands of American troops from Syria does not represent an abandonment of the Middle East by Washington, and the Trump administration will continue to meet U.S. objectives in the region and across the globe, Secretary of Stat ...

Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Embarks On Reassurance Trip To Middle East | WUWM

WUWM - 2019-01-14 03:38

Pompeo, Bolton on damage control mission in Middle East | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-14 03:15

Pompeo and His Bible Define U.S. Policy in the Middle East | The New Yorker

Newyorker - 2019-01-14 02:55

Backed by Turkish army, Syrian rebels push ISIS out of border town Jarablus - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-14 02:55

Syria conflict: What do the US, Russia, Turkey and Iran want? | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 21.12.2017

DW - 2019-01-14 02:55

Why Turkey Is Pivoting Toward Iran and Russia in the Middle East

Foreignaffairs - 2019-01-14 02:31

The appointments of John Bolton and Mike Pompeo in the US bring us closer to war in the Middle East | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-14 02:27

Russia, Iran And Turkey Are Building A New Middle East | Opinion

Newsweek - 2019-01-14 02:27

Iran deal: how Trump's actions could flare violence in Middle East | World news | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-01-14 02:27

U.S. Says ‘Iran Has the Largest Ballistic Missile Force in the Middle East’ and Can Target Europe

Newsweek - 2019-01-14 02:25

Top Donald Trump Aides Rush to Reassure US Allies in Middle East - Livemint

Livemint - 2019-01-14 02:25

Turkey: The one place Trump's bullying is actually working - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-14 02:07

Despite the euphoria in Baghdad, Iraq's revival is far from secure | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-14 02:00

Ungovernable Iraq: Baghdad Can't Form a Government Months after Election :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-14 02:00

Trump confounded by Turkey's invasion of Syria: Fight ISIS or back NATO ally? - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-14 02:00

Syrian surprise: How Trump's phone call to Turkey's president changed the war, Middle East News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Straitstimes - 2019-01-14 01:56

Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Embarks On Reassurance Trip To Middle East | WXXI News

Wxxinews - 2019-01-14 01:56

U.S. exit from Syria could redraw the map of the Middle East’s blocs - Syria - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-14 01:47

Mike Pompeo Is Flying Solo in the Middle East – Foreign Policy

Foreignpolicy - 2019-01-14 01:44

U.S.-backed Syrian force: Islamic State in its 'final moments' - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-01-14 01:44

Turkey reiterates rejection of any dictation to cancel the S-400 deal – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-01-13 22:54

Turkey's military reinforces on border with Syria's Idlib - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-13 21:24

Kurds’ ambitions caught in power games | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2019-01-13 19:38

Erdogan to Kurdish militia: You can't rely on U.S. support to defeat Turkey - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-13 18:58

Report: YPG/PKK recruiting child soldiers in Iraq and Syria – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-01-13 16:16

Pompeo confident of US deal with Turkey to protect Kurds - Middle East - Stripes

Stripes - 2019-01-13 15:52

Turkey and EU: Can this Marriage be Saved? :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-13 10:59

Kurdistan Region in Iraq Goes to Polls a Year after Independence Vote :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-13 09:55

Israel and the Yazidis :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-13 09:55

Iraqis Celebrate One Year Since Victory Over ISIS :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-13 09:55

Tehran lodges complaint with Polish embassy over ‘anti-Iran’ summit

Rûdaw - 2019-01-13 09:50
Warsaw is co-hosting a Middle East summit with US in February ...

ISIS Counterattacks in Syria Threaten Iraq and US Partners :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-13 07:46

How Rice, Obama and Pompeo one by one tried to justify US foreign policy in the Middle East | Vestnik Kavkaza

Vestnikkavkaza - 2019-01-13 06:50

Islamic State evacuations from last Syrian holdout exceed 600 as assault looms | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-13 02:20

Masrour Barzani receives High Delegation from U.K. Military

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-12 16:47
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Thursday, Jan 10th, 2019, Masrour Barzani (Senior Consultant to the KRG Security Council) received General Sir Jones Lorimer (Senior Consultant to the U.K. Ministry of Defense in the Middle East) and his accompanyin ...

PM Nechirvan Barzani receives U.K. Military Delegation

Ministry of Peshmerga - 2019-01-12 12:19
Media Center, Ministry of Peshmerga On Thursday, January 10th, 2019, HE Nechirvan Barzani (KRG Prime Minister) received General Sir Jones Lorimer (Senior Military Consultant to the United Kingdom in the Middle East), representative to Theresa May, Jon Wi ...

Iran: Iraq must hand over Kurdish opponents or we will strike – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-01-12 06:27

Refugees in the Channel are risking everything because of western intervention in the Middle East | The Independent

Independent - 2019-01-12 03:36

‘Wavering ally’ US needs to sharpen focus in the Middle East: analyst

Rûdaw - 2019-01-11 23:18
'We don’t do difficult well. And we do easy wrong, all the time': US foreign policy ...

Secretary of State Pompeo starts Middle East visit to ramp up pressure on Iran | WHAM

13wham - 2019-01-11 17:51

The Middle East: Should We Give Up?

International Crisis Group - 2019-01-11 17:26
Middle Eastern states are undergoing a profound social and political transformation in the aftermath of the Arab uprisings and the civil wars these sprouted. Crisis Group's Joost Hiltermann, Program Director for the Middle East and North Africa, discusse ...

Mike Pompeo continues his reassurance tour of the Middle East

Nypost - 2019-01-11 17:18

Iraq deploys special forces to Kirkuk in flag dispute | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2019-01-11 12:20

US-led coalition says Syria withdrawal has begun | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-01-11 11:21

US says Turkey’s attack in Syria puts Americans at risk - Middle East - Stripes

Stripes - 2019-01-11 10:24

The Kurds, perpetual losers at the game of nations | Khattar Abou Diab | MEO

Middle East Online - 2019-01-11 07:33

Russian military police starts patrols around Syria's Manbij | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2019-01-10 23:27

Turkish air strike kills 14 Kurdish militants in Iraq – military – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-01-10 19:59

Trump made a fatal error. Turkey is incapable of taking on ISIS, even if Erdogan wanted to - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-10 15:48

Kurdistan PM, UK Military Delegation Discuss Closer Coordination

BAS News - 2019-01-10 14:56
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Thursday a high-level UK delegation led by Defense Senior Adviser to the Middle East Lieutenant General Sir John Lorimer. During the meeting, the pair discussed strengthening ties and ...

Fate of Daesh militants captured in Syria a lingering question | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2019-01-10 14:44

Is Trump about to become the third U.S. leader to betray the Kurds? - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-10 13:05

Turkey issues ultimatum to Trump: Pull out of Syria or we strike - Middle East News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-10 12:50

Israel to seek reparation from Middle East nations including Iraq – report

Rûdaw - 2019-01-10 10:43
Israel is expected to seek $250 billion ...

Clashes between Kurds and Syrian army troops leave 18 dead – Middle East Monitor

Middleeastmonitor - 2019-01-10 07:53

Turkey has no business in Manbij if YPG leaves: Erdogan | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2019-01-10 07:18

The Breakdown of U.S. Syria Policy :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-10 07:18

Overnight Defense: Trump storms out after meeting with Dems | Warns emergency declaration coming without border deal | Pompeo visits Iraq on Middle East trip | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-01-10 04:00

How Afrin Overshadows Eastern Syria :: Middle East Forum

Meforum - 2019-01-09 18:55

Syrian Kurds say American teen among 8 captured foreign ISIS fighters - Middle East - Stripes

Stripes - 2019-01-09 18:55

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