Analysis

Unrest heats up in Iraq

Unrest heats up in Iraq

On August 14, a major explosion occurred at a gas transportation pipeline in Iraq’s Basra. Although local sources have talked of some “technical cause,” the blast’s reason remains unclear.

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Hemeti’s patrons in the Gulf

Hemeti’s patrons in the Gulf

Sitting at the edge of Sub-Saharan Africa, Sudan has often seemed an outlier in the Arab world. Nonetheless, Saudi Arabia and the UAE have turned the African country into the latest frontier of a campaign for regional hegemony.

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