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Exiled Qatari businessman says current emir ‘distant from citizenry’ (6/11/17)

The National (6/11/17)

Saudi King in Russia, seeks warmer ties with a longtime foe (5/11/17)

The New York Times

Saudi, Russia tie up to create $1bn energy fund to invest in projects (2/11/17)

The National

Saudi Arabia cracks down on dissenting clerics amid rumors of Crown Prince’s rise to the throne (15/9/2017)

The Intercept

Gulf ‘talks’ turn sour, stirrings of Qatari opposition grow (11/9/17)

Asia Times

How the Gulf states could help the US with North Korea (11/9/17)

Arab News

Trump urges GCC to find diplomatic solution to crisis (31/8/17)

Al-Jazeera

Unloved at home, Macron seeks to regain France’s place at the global top table (30/8/2017)

The National

Saudi-led group: Qatar-US terror deal insufficient (11/7/17)

Al Jazeera

US, Qatar sign deal on combating terror financing (11/7/17)

Arab News

Gulf Arabs vs. Qatar: Why all the fuss over Al Jazeera? (7/7/17)

Christian Science Monitor

Gulf State Analytics CEO calls Qatar crisis unprecedented (4/7/17)

Bloomberg

Kuwait faces tough test as it struggles to resolve Qatar crisis (3/7/17)

The National

From fake news to real crisis in the Gulf (1/7/17)

The World Weekly

Qatar-Gulf crisis: Your questions answered (30/6/17)

Al Jazeera

Behind the scenes: The Saudi-U.S. arms deal (24/6/17)

Newsweek Middle East

Tiny Qatar refuses to bend on foreign policy despite a blockade by other Persian Gulf nations (16/6/17)

LA Times

As Qatar faces isolation, a businessman suggests flying in 4,000 cows (13/6/17)

The Washington Post

Kuwaiti Emir returns home after crisis talks in Riyadh (6/6/17)

Al Jazeera

Qatar urged to admit defeat in GCC row or face ongoing economic blockade (6/6/17)

Arabian Business

Qatar could face a food crisis in spat with Arab neighbors (5/6/17)

The Washington Post

Qatar looks to woo UK with ‘Wall Street of the Middle East’ pitch (21/5/17)

The Telegraph

Info Notte (20/5/17)

Radiotelevisione svizzera

What does the Haftar-Serraj meeting mean for Libya? (18/5/17)

Al Jazeera

Let’s stick together, Arab fixer will tell US (15/5/17)

The Times

Syria-Russia relations reach new high as Assad urges citizens to celebrate anniversary of Soviet triumph over Nazis (8/5/17)

The Independent

How Turkey might have ruined its relationship with the EU (20/4/17)

CNBC

In Oman, a train-of-succession mystery: Who follows Qaboos? (17/4/17)

Christian Science Monitor

Analyst: US strike on Syria base a ‘new chapter’ (12/4/17)

Associated Press

Trump’s military strikes in Syria complicated by Iran’s role (10/4/17)

The Washington Post

‘Reset’ in Saudi-US ties predicted as Trump meets deputy crown prince (15/3/17)

Arab News

Saudi king goes on Asian investment tour (2/3/17)

The World Weekly

Russia’s fifth-gen fighter blitz (27/2/17)

Defense News

GCC defence spending ‘to rise due to security situation’ (9/2/17)

Gulf News

Donald Trump’s already complicated relationship with Saudi Arabia (30/1/17)

The Washington Post

The Central Asian women on the frontline of jihad (10/1/2017)

The Diplomat

Saudi-Iran crisis, economic woes strain Oman’s neutrality (7/1/17)

Reuters

US out in the cold as Russia, Turkey and Iran team up on Syria (21/12/16)

The National

Putin’s oil and gas deals magnify military power in Middle East (19/12/16)

Bloomberg

Trump’s administration could upend the Middle East (15/11/16)

The Washington Post

Trump, Clinton tackle Syria crisis in second debate (20/10/16)

Al Arabiya News

U.S. 9/11 law exasperates Saudis, government silent (29/9/16)

Reuters

Can entrepreneurial spirit and tourists help wean Oman off oil? (31/8/16)

The National

Could Turkey join forces with Russia in Syria? (18/8/16)

The National

Iran Acknowledges Russia Using Its Air Base to Strike Syria (17/8/16)

The New York Times

Bahraini gamers targeted by ISIL terrorists (8/8/16)

Arabian Business

Virtual Terror! (8/8/16)

Gulf Daily News

UAE think tank calls for leadership to fight extremism (7/8/16)

The National

Targeting their own? Daesh attacks on muslims on the rise (6/7/16)

Sputnik

Suicide bomber strikes near muslim holy shrine in Saudi city (5/7/16)

Bloomberg

Russia, Turkey reach breakthrough agreement on fighting terrorists in Syria (2/7/16)

Sputnik

US failing to heed the threat from Iran, Abu Dhabi think tank says (27/6/16)

The National

US-Russia tensions complicate Syria war (26/6/16)

Voice of America

OPEC on verge of civil war as members set to meet in Vienna (30/5/16)

National Post

How will ‘Vision 2030’ affect defense sales to Saudi Arabia? (16/5/16)

Defense News

Houthis accused of ‘arrest’ and ‘torture’ of rivals (8/5/16)

Al Arabiya News

Turkey opens first Mideast military base in Qatar (10/5/2016)

Voice of America

Saudi changes meet resistance from traditional clerics (9/5/2016)

The Wall Street Journal

Despite election gains, fragile nuclear deal a test for Iran’s leaders (4/5/2016)

Voice of America

Obama visits Saudi Arabia amid tensions between the traditional allies (20/4/2016)

The World Weekly

Saudi Arabia racing to raise tons of cash (20/4/2016)

CNN

Jordan only joined Saudi anti-terror alliance because it was ‘non-binding’: Abdullah (28/3/2016)

Middle East Eye

Peace talks are announced for Yemen, but observers remain sceptical after one year of conflict (24/3/2016)

The World Weekly

Jordan says it knew of Russian drawdown plan in Syria (15/3/2016)

Defense News

Saudi Arabia turns the screw on Lebanon’s economy (8/3/2016)

Financial Times

Cyber experts needed to stay ahead of developing threats (8//3/2016)

The National

Gulf states urged on to great vigilance (4/3/2016)

The National

La controffensiva dei sauditi: ‘Hezbollah gruppo terroristico’ (3/3/2016)

La Stampa

Syria top of the agenda for US vice president’s UAE visit (3/3/2016)

The National

Japan-GCC: A renewable partnership (29/2/2016)

Gulf News

Al-Qaeda expands in Yemen (25/2/2016)

The World Weekly

Gulf states urge Lebanese government against Hizbollah (24/2/2016)

The National

Sheikh Khalifa adds four new faces to Abu Dhabi Executive Council (15/2/2016)

The National

Syria Crisis: ‘There’s Still a Debate About Who’s Extremist And Who’s Not’ (14/2/2016)

Sputnik

UAE will continue to support coalition efforts against ISIL (7/2/2016)

The National

Putin vs. Erdogan — This time it’s personal (4/2/2016)

The Moscow Times

Leaders chart new strategic roadmap for the UAE after oil (31/1/2016)

The National

Meet the storied US brigade that will put boots on ground in Syria, Iraq (24/16/2016)

Sputnik

U.S., Russia fail to bridge Syria gap, risking peace talks (20/1/2016)

Bloomberg

Analysts watch Iran’s post-sanctions relationship with neighbors (19/1/2016)

Voice of America

World stock markets start week with a drop (18/1/2016)

CNN

Pakistan would defend Saudi territory, but not join coalition (12/1/2016)

Defense News

Proposed Aramco sale breaks with Saudi’s past (8/1/2016)

Financial Times

Bahrain smashes ‘Iran-linked’ terror cell (7/1/2016)

The National

Iran’s feud with Saudi Arabia could backfire financially (6/1/2016)

CNN

Russia is real winner in Middle East says Gulf State expert (6/1/2016)

Arabian Business

Saudi Arabia-Iran dispute is a threat to Syria peace talks (6/1/2016)

The National

Saudi, Iran conflict would send oil prices skyrocketing, but…(5/1/2016)

CNN

Saudi Arabia breaks diplomatic ties with Iran as crisis intensifies (3/1/2016)

The Washington Post

Islamic countries form first coalition to battle terrorism (14/12/2015)

Bloomberg

Libyan saga: UAE and Qatar fighting for Gaddafi’s legacy (12/12/2015)

Sputnik

UAE-China trade, investment ties at their best, analysts say (12/12/2015)

Gulf News

Moscow says Turkey stabbed it in back after Russian jet shot down (25/11/2015)

The National

Gulf Arabs focus on short-term military procurement needs (12/11/2015)

Reuters

UAE’s EDIC looks beyond local assembly partnerships (12/11/2015)

Defense News

Egypt plane crash could shift Russia’s game plan in Syria (11/11/2015)

The National

Saudi defense spending rises despite budget challenges (6/11/2015)

Defense News

Moscow shifts sales focus eastward (1/11/2015)

Defense News

Russia’s Syrian intervention (8/10/2015)

The World Weekly

Saudi Arabia under pressure to defend Syria rebels from Russia (7/10/2015)

Financial Times

Syria air strikes raise risk of terror attack in Russia, experts warn (5/10/2015)

Moscow Times

Iran ratchets up criticism of Saudi Arabia following deadly Mecca stampede (2/10/2015)

The Wall Street Journal

Iran expands role in Syria in conjunction with Russia’s airstrikes (2/10/2015)

The Wall Street Journal

Reverberations from the Haj tragedy (2/10/2015)

Arabian Business

Russian advance into Syria upends regional situation (27/9/2015)

Defense News

Death toll from worst Hajj tragedy in 25 years rises to 717 (24/9/2015)

Bloomberg

Switzerland of the Middle East (23/9/15)

Real Clear World

Will Putin Pull off his Syria Gambit? (September 22, 2015)

The Moscow Times

Her er det arabiske annerledes-landet som IS ikke har klart a rekruttere en eneste kriger fra (September 5, 2015)

Dagbladet

GCC lacks refugee help programmes (September 4, 2015)

Gulf Daily News

Why is Saudi Arabia Now Supporting the Iran Deal? (August 26, 2015)

The Real News Network

AIPAC spending millions to defeat Iran deal, but efforts are falling fast (August 23, 2015)

The Real News Network

Small Steps Seen Toward Syria Peace Talks (August 11, 2015)

Voice of America

Gulf unity against Iran threat urged (July 28, 2015)

Gulf Daily News

Saudi Arabia casts wary eye on Iran deal (July 8, 2015)

Voice of America

New king, old kingdom? (June 18, 2015)

The World Weekly

War in Yemen grinds on as Oman brokers talks (June 4, 2015)

The World Weekly

Sectarian tensions are on the rise as Islamic State stages its first major attack in Saudi Arabia (May 28, 2015)

The World Weekly

Saudi’s ‘Shia problem’ poses impossible dilemma (May 26, 2015)

Voice of America

US top diplomat heads to Saudi Arabia as Yemen deteriorates (May 5, 2015)

Voice of America

Analysts: Saudi leadership changes signal bold new views (May 1, 2015)

Voice of America

Operation Decisive Storm is launched (March 27, 2015)

Gulf Daily News

Fears as US closer to nuclear deal (March 6, 2015)

Gulf Daily News

Kingdom of mirrors (February 24, 2015)

New America

Oman prepares for change (February 10, 2015)

The Middle East Online

The case of the sealed envelope: Oman’s path to succession (January 13, 2015)

Middle East Eye

Analysts: Libya battle critical to containing Islamic State (December 15, 2014)

Voice of America

Warning to expats in Bahrain after UAE murder (December 5, 2014)

Trade Arabia

Oman: Dubbi su Salute Sultano, Paese al Bivio si Interroga su Successione (November 19, 2014)

Adnkronos

Oman sultan’s health casts pall on state bridging U.S.- Iran gap (November 18, 2014)

Bloomberg

Der geheime brief des sultans von Oman (October 25, 2014)

Deutsche Welle

Concern grows over succession of Oman’s Sultan (October 16, 2014)

Voice of America

Competing goals could frustrate efforts to fight Islamic State (October 2, 2014)

Voice of America

Saudi-led group: Qatar-US terror deal insufficient (11/7/17)

Al Jazeera

US, Qatar sign deal on combating terror financing (11/7/17)

Arab News

Gulf Arabs vs. Qatar: Why all the fuss over Al Jazeera? (7/7/17)

Christian Science Monitor

Gulf State Analytics CEO calls Qatar crisis unprecedented (4/7/17)

Bloomberg

Kuwait faces tough test as it struggles to resolve Qatar crisis (3/7/17)

The National

From fake news to real crisis in the Gulf (1/7/17)

The World Weekly

Qatar-Gulf crisis: Your questions answered (30/6/17)

Al Jazeera

Behind the scenes: The Saudi-U.S. arms deal (24/6/17)

Newsweek Middle East

Tiny Qatar refuses to bend on foreign policy despite a blockade by other Persian Gulf nations (16/6/17)

LA Times

As Qatar faces isolation, a businessman suggests flying in 4,000 cows (13/6/17)

The Washington Post

Kuwaiti Emir returns home after crisis talks in Riyadh (6/6/17)

Al Jazeera

Qatar urged to admit defeat in GCC row or face ongoing economic blockade (6/6/17)

Arabian Business

Qatar could face a food crisis in spat with Arab neighbors (5/6/17)

The Washington Post

Qatar looks to woo UK with ‘Wall Street of the Middle East’ pitch (21/5/17)

The Telegraph

Info Notte (20/5/17)

Radiotelevisione svizzera

What does the Haftar-Serraj meeting mean for Libya? (18/5/17)

Al Jazeera

Let’s stick together, Arab fixer will tell US (15/5/17)

The Times

Syria-Russia relations reach new high as Assad urges citizens to celebrate anniversary of Soviet triumph over Nazis (8/5/17)

The Independent

How Turkey might have ruined its relationship with the EU (20/4/17)

CNBC

In Oman, a train-of-succession mystery: Who follows Qaboos? (17/4/17)

Christian Science Monitor

Analyst: US strike on Syria base a ‘new chapter’ (12/4/17)

Associated Press

Trump’s military strikes in Syria complicated by Iran’s role (10/4/17)

The Washington Post

‘Reset’ in Saudi-US ties predicted as Trump meets deputy crown prince (15/3/17)

Arab News

Saudi king goes on Asian investment tour (2/3/17)

The World Weekly

Russia’s fifth-gen fighter blitz (27/2/17)

Defense News

GCC defence spending ‘to rise due to security situation’ (9/2/17)

Gulf News

Donald Trump’s already complicated relationship with Saudi Arabia (30/1/17)

The Washington Post

The Central Asian women on the frontline of jihad (10/1/2017)

The Diplomat

Saudi-Iran crisis, economic woes strain Oman’s neutrality (7/1/17)

Reuters

US out in the cold as Russia, Turkey and Iran team up on Syria (21/12/16)

The National

Putin’s oil and gas deals magnify military power in Middle East (19/12/16)

Bloomberg

Trump’s administration could upend the Middle East (15/11/16)

The Washington Post

Trump, Clinton tackle Syria crisis in second debate (20/10/16)

Al Arabiya News

U.S. 9/11 law exasperates Saudis, government silent (29/9/16)

Reuters

Can entrepreneurial spirit and tourists help wean Oman off oil? (31/8/16)

The National

Could Turkey join forces with Russia in Syria? (18/8/16)

The National

Iran Acknowledges Russia Using Its Air Base to Strike Syria (17/8/16)

New York Times

Bahraini gamers targeted by ISIL terrorists (8/8/16)

Arabian Business

Virtual Terror! (8/8/16)

Gulf Daily News

UAE think tank calls for leadership to fight extremism (7/8/16)

The National

Targeting their own? Daesh attacks on muslims on the rise (6/7/16)

Sputnik

Suicide bomber strikes near muslim holy shrine in Saudi city (5/7/16)

Bloomberg

Russia, Turkey reach breakthrough agreement on fighting terrorists in Syria (2/7/16)

Sputnik

US failing to heed the threat from Iran, Abu Dhabi think tank says (27/6/16)

The National

US-Russia tensions complicate Syria war (26/6/16)

Voice of America

OPEC on verge of civil war as members set to meet in Vienna (30/5/16)

National Post

How will ‘Vision 2030’ affect defense sales to Saudi Arabia? (16/5/16)

Defense News

Houthis accused of ‘arrest’ and ‘torture’ of rivals (8/5/16)

Al Arabiya News

Turkey opens first Mideast military base in Qatar (10/5/2016)

Voice of America

Saudi changes meet resistance from traditional clerics (9/5/2016)

The Wall Street Journal

Despite election gains, fragile nuclear deal a test for Iran’s leaders (4/5/2016)

Voice of America

Obama visits Saudi Arabia amid tensions between the traditional allies (20/4/2016)

The World Weekly

Saudi Arabia racing to raise tons of cash (20/4/2016)

CNN

Jordan only joined Saudi anti-terror alliance because it was ‘non-binding’: Abdullah (28/3/2016)

Middle East Eye

Peace talks are announced for Yemen, but observers remain sceptical after one year of conflict (24/3/2016)

The World Weekly

Jordan says it knew of Russian drawdown plan in Syria (15/3/2016)

Defense News

Saudi Arabia turns the screw on Lebanon’s economy (8/3/2016)

Financial Times

Cyber experts needed to stay ahead of developing threats (8//3/2016)

The National

Gulf states urged on to great vigilance (4/3/2016)

The National

La controffensiva dei sauditi: ‘Hezbollah gruppo terroristico’ (3/3/2016)

La Stampa

Syria top of the agenda for US vice president’s UAE visit (3/3/2016)

The National

Japan-GCC: A renewable partnership (29/2/2016)

Gulf News

Al-Qaeda expands in Yemen (25/2/2016)

The World Weekly

Gulf states urge Lebanese government against Hizbollah (24/2/2016)

The National

Sheikh Khalifa adds four new faces to Abu Dhabi Executive Council (15/2/2016)

The National

Syria Crisis: ‘There’s Still a Debate About Who’s Extremist And Who’s Not’ (14/2/2016)

Sputnik

UAE will continue to support coalition efforts against ISIL (7/2/2016)

The National

Putin vs. Erdogan — This time it’s personal (4/2/2016)

The Moscow Times

Leaders chart new strategic roadmap for the UAE after oil (31/1/2016)

The National

Meet the storied US brigade that will put boots on ground in Syria, Iraq (24/16/2016)

Sputnik

U.S., Russia fail to bridge Syria gap, risking peace talks (20/1/2016)

Bloomberg

Analysts watch Iran’s post-sanctions relationship with neighbors (19/1/2016)

Voice of America

World stock markets start week with a drop (18/1/2016)

CNN

Pakistan would defend Saudi territory, but not join coalition (12/1/2016)

Defense News

Proposed Aramco sale breaks with Saudi’s past (8/1/2016)

Financial Times

Bahrain smashes ‘Iran-linked’ terror cell (7/1/2016)

The National

Iran’s feud with Saudi Arabia could backfire financially (6/1/2016)

CNN

Russia is real winner in Middle East says Gulf State expert (6/1/2016)

Arabian Business

Saudi Arabia-Iran dispute is a threat to Syria peace talks (6/1/2016)

The National

Saudi, Iran conflict would send oil prices skyrocketing, but…(5/1/2016)

CNN

Saudi Arabia breaks diplomatic ties with Iran as crisis intensifies (3/1/2016)

The Washington Post

Islamic countries form first coalition to battle terrorism (14/12/2015)

Bloomberg

Libyan saga: UAE and Qatar fighting for Gaddafi’s legacy (12/12/2015)

Sputnik

UAE-China trade, investment ties at their best, analysts say (12/12/2015)

Gulf News

Moscow says Turkey stabbed it in back after Russian jet shot down (25/11/2015)

The National

Gulf Arabs focus on short-term military procurement needs (12/11/2015)

Reuters

UAE’s EDIC looks beyond local assembly partnerships (12/11/2015)

Defense News

Egypt plane crash could shift Russia’s game plan in Syria (11/11/2015)

The National

Saudi defense spending rises despite budget challenges (6/11/2015)

Defense News

Moscow shifts sales focus eastward (1/11/2015)

Defense News

Russia’s Syrian intervention (8/10/2015)

The World Weekly

Saudi Arabia under pressure to defend Syria rebels from Russia (7/10/2015)

Financial Times

Syria air strikes raise risk of terror attack in Russia, experts warn (5/10/2015)

Moscow Times

Iran ratchets up criticism of Saudi Arabia following deadly Mecca stampede (2/10/2015)

The Wall Street Journal

Iran expands role in Syria in conjunction with Russia’s airstrikes (2/10/2015)

The Wall Street Journal

Reverberations from the Haj tragedy (2/10/2015)

Arabian Business

Russian advance into Syria upends regional situation (27/9/2015)

Defense News

Death toll from worst Hajj tragedy in 25 years rises to 717 (24/9/2015)

Bloomberg

Switzerland of the Middle East (23/9/15)

Real Clear World

Will Putin Pull off his Syria Gambit? (September 22, 2015)

The Moscow Times

Her er det arabiske annerledes-landet som IS ikke har klart a rekruttere en eneste kriger fra (September 5, 2015)

Dagbladet

GCC lacks refugee help programmes (September 4, 2015)

Gulf Daily News

Why is Saudi Arabia Now Supporting the Iran Deal? (August 26, 2015)

The Real News Network

AIPAC spending millions to defeat Iran deal, but efforts are falling fast (August 23, 2015)

The Real News Network

Small Steps Seen Toward Syria Peace Talks (August 11, 2015)

Voice of America

Gulf unity against Iran threat urged (July 28, 2015)

Gulf Daily News

Saudi Arabia casts wary eye on Iran deal (July 8, 2015)

Voice of America

New king, old kingdom? (June 18, 2015)

The World Weekly

War in Yemen grinds on as Oman brokers talks (June 4, 2015)

The World Weekly

Sectarian tensions are on the rise as Islamic State stages its first major attack in Saudi Arabia (May 28, 2015)

The World Weekly

Saudi’s ‘Shia problem’ poses impossible dilemma (May 26, 2015)

Voice of America

US top diplomat heads to Saudi Arabia as Yemen deteriorates (May 5, 2015)

Voice of America

Analysts: Saudi leadership changes signal bold new views (May 1, 2015)

Voice of America

Operation Decisive Storm is launched (March 27, 2015)

Gulf Daily News

Fears as US closer to nuclear deal (March 6, 2015)

Gulf Daily News

Kingdom of mirrors (February 24, 2015)

New America

Oman prepares for change (February 10, 2015)

The Middle East Online

The case of the sealed envelope: Oman’s path to succession (January 13, 2015)

Middle East Eye

Analysts: Libya battle critical to containing Islamic State (December 15, 2014)

Voice of America

Warning to expats in Bahrain after UAE murder (December 5, 2014)

Trade Arabia

Oman: Dubbi su Salute Sultano, Paese al Bivio si Interroga su Successione (November 19, 2014)

Adnkronos

Oman sultan’s health casts pall on state bridging U.S.- Iran gap (November 18, 2014)

Bloomberg

Der geheime brief des sultans von Oman (October 25, 2014)

Deutsche Welle

Concern grows over succession of Oman’s Sultan (October 16, 2014)

Voice of America

Competing goals could frustrate efforts to fight Islamic State (October 2, 2014)

Voice of America