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Obama is Still Thinking of What to do in Syria

Obama is Still Thinking of What to do in Syria

In many ways, the global world order, which was set since the first Gulf War of 1991, is raveling. Syria’s crisis highlights the depth of the shift that took place in recent years as Russia’s President is steadfast at his ...

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JASTA: A Disaster that Can Still be Stopped

JASTA: A Disaster that Can Still be Stopped

Critics of Saudi Arabia were jubilant when the US Congress overrode President Obama’s veto on the Justice against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA). Russian media could not hide its delight at the vote. Riyadh was fuming. Tehran celebrated. Saudi Arabia, ...

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General Haftar’s Moves to Help Libya Boosts its Oil Production

General Haftar’s Moves to Help Libya Boosts its Oil Production

As previously reported in MEB (“Libya on the Brink of the Full-blown Civil War?”), General Khalifa Haftar, the head of the Libyan National Army (LNA), seized control over the three vital oil ports in the country’s “oil crescent” on September ...

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The GCC and the Arab World: Ways to Counter-Balance Iran’s IRGC

The GCC and the Arab World: Ways to Counter-Balance Iran’s IRGC

It is indeed high time to debate a proper approach to confront Iran’s IRGC persistent provocations, adventurism and interventions in neighboring countries.   The Houthi attacks on a UAE vessel in a Red Sea international shipping lane near Bab Al ...

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