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Trump's 'Arab Force' more closely resembles a farce

25 April, 2018

Comment: The president's transactional approach to foreign interventions shows Trump's always about the bottom line, writes James Snell.

Tears and trophies: This week in Middle East football

25 April, 2018

Football clubs in the Middle East are winding down after a grueling 2017-18 campaign, with some surprise teams among the familiar names lifting regional league trophies.

Iran denies arming Houthis: 'We send them cheesy puffs'

25 April, 2018

Iran's foreign minister Mohammed Javad Zarif claimed Iran does not supply bombs to Yemen's Houthi rebels and exports items as militarily insignificant as cheese puffs instead.

'Qatar should pay for US troops in Syria': Riyadh

24 April, 2018

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir has said that Qatar should foot the bill for US presence in Syria.

Bangladesh looks to Saudi Arabia in twist of irony

24 April, 2018

Comment: Bangladesh is enlisting Saudi Arabia's help to help counter militant Islam, but the Gulf kingdom has yet to end to its own multiple ultra-conservative practices, writes James M. Dorsey.

Iran, Saudi Arabia cannot dominate Middle East : Zarif

24 April, 2018

Iran's top diplomat says that talks between Riyadh and Tehran are essential, adding that the two states have helped to 'destroy the region'.

Iraq to rebuild destroyed iconic Mosul mosque

23 April, 2018

The UAE has put forward more than $50 million to rebuild al-Nuri mosque in Mosul, after it was damaged during battles with the Islamic State group.

UAE and Bahrain 'manipulating' Qatar's airspace activities

23 April, 2018

Doha has said the UAE is a 'threat' to airspace security after Abu Dhabi accused Qatari fighter jets of flying 'dangerously close' to an Emirati airliner in Bahraini airspace.

Saudi-Russia oil alliance likely to weaken OPEC's role

19 April, 2018

The new union, spearheaded by Riyadh and Moscow, is expected to be larger than the 14-member OPEC oil cartel, which has dominated the global energy market for six decades.

Qatar attends military drill in Saudi Arabia despite crisis

19 April, 2018

Qatari troops have taken part in military exercises in Saudi Arabia, despite a blockade imposed on the emirate by its neighbours, Qatari state media has reported.

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