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Oman and Kuwait go gently into Saudi-Canada dispute

07 August, 2018

Oman became the latest Gulf country to back Saudi Arabia in its diplomatic dispute with Canada, but used carefully guarded words.

While Iran braces for sanctions, what comes next?

07 August, 2018

Comment: Should sanctions cause Iran's leadership to collapse, a military dictatorship controlled by former elements of the IRGC could emerge, writes Derek Davison.

An 'Arab NATO' against Iran: easier said than done

07 August, 2018

Analysis: The GCC is fractured, Oman has a legacy of neutrality and Qatar is under siege by other Gulf nations. Trump's bid to unite them all against Iran is doomed.

Iran 'preparing to stage massive military exercise' in Gulf

01 August, 2018

The US military said it has seen increased in activity in the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic oil shipment lane that Iran has threatened to block.

Yemen at risk of another cholera outbreak, says UN

01 August, 2018

The warning came after airstrikes hit a sanitation facility and station that supplies the port city Hodeida with most of its water.

Trump's trade war sees Chinese gains in the Gulf

31 July, 2018

Comment: The UAE and China have found love in the middle of a trade war, writes Elisabeth Siegel.

Oman FM in Washington 'trying to reduce Iran-US tensions'

29 July, 2018

Oman's foreign affairs head met with the US defence secretary in Washington with the intention of de-escalating tensions between the US and Iran and mediating between the two adversaries

UAE upset by critical Lebanese media, blames Qatar

23 July, 2018

Upset by embarrassing revelations about its policies in a pro-Hizballah newspaper, the UAE has issued an official warning to Lebanon, suggesting Qatar was behind the critical reporting.

Fresh protests in Iraq as death toll rises

22 July, 2018

Protests continue to rock Iraq over unemployment, high prices, power cuts and a lack of usable water.

Egypt rejects Israeli nation-state law on 'racial segregation'

21 July, 2018

Egypt, one of only two Arab countries to have a peace treaty with Israel, says the law "undermines the chances of achieving peace" with Palestinians.

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