In Depth: Middle East

2 Mar 2017

A Tale of Two Paths: Divergence in Development

Center for Strategic and International Studies. US. 02:41 PM EST

OPINION. Risks in Trump’s Rush to Crush ISIS

Middle East Online. 10:36 AM EST

US General: Up to 15,000 ISIS Terrorists Remain in Iraq, Syria

AhlulBayt News Agency. Iran. 10:36 AM EST

UK Refuses to Back UN Statement on Bahrain Rights Abuses

AhlulBayt News Agency. Iran. 10:35 AM EST

Merkel Heads to Egypt, Tunisia in Push to Limit Migrant Flows

Gulf News. United Arab Emirates. 10:33 AM EST

Israel, Hamas Exchange Fire Near Gaza Border

Haaretz. Israel. 10:32 AM EST
1 Mar 2017

Radical Islam and its Discontents

President Trump’s insistence on the phrase “radical Islamic terrorism” is likely harmless, just as its avoidance is. It’s lumping the whole Islamic world into a sinister monolith that is the real danger.

Iraqi Army Takes Control of Main Roads Out of Mosul, Trapping ISIS

Gulf News. United Arab Emirates. 02:40 PM EST

How Iran May Use Iraq to Deflect New U.S. Pressure

United States Institute of Peace. 02:27 PM EST

Amnesty Says Egypt Has Failed to Protect Christians

The Daily Star. Lebanon. 10:18 AM EST

26,000 Iraqis Flee West Mosul in 10 Days

Middle East Online. 10:17 AM EST

ISIS Leader Al-Baghdadi Acknowledges Defeat in Iraq

AhlulBayt News Agency. Iran. 10:16 AM EST

New Trump Order Will Drop Iraq from Travel-Ban List

The National. United Arab Emirates. 10:16 AM EST

US Official: Yemen Raid Yields Data on Al Qaeda Explosives

Al Arabiya. United Arab Emirates. 10:15 AM EST

Syrian Opposition Slams Regime’s Unity Govt Proposals

The Peninsula. Qatar. 10:13 AM EST

UN Aid Chief’s Visit to Yemen’s Taiz Blocked by Shelling

The Daily Star. Lebanon. 11:25 AM EST

Iraqi Forces Capture New Area of West Mosul

Al Bawaba. Jordan. 11:24 AM EST

US Air Strike Kills Top Al Qaeda Leader in Syria

Al Bawaba. Jordan. 11:23 AM EST

UN: 19 Million Civilians in Yemen Need Humanitarian Assistance

AhlulBayt News Agency. Iran. 11:23 AM EST

OPINION. After Mosul, Certainties and Uncertainties

Arab News. Saudi Arabia. 11:22 AM EST

Top Palestinian Official Denied Entry Into Egypt

The Peninsula. Qatar. 11:21 AM EST

Israel to Destroy West Bank Settler Homes

Gulf Times. Qatar. 11:20 AM EST

EDITORIAL. Assad Will Side With Anyone for Power

The National. United Arab Emirates. 11:20 AM EST
27 Feb 2017

Malaysia's Petronas, Saudi Aramco to Enter US$7b Oil Refinery Deal

Channel News Asia. Singapore. 01:17 PM EST

US General Discusses Military Aid on Lebanon Visit

Naharnet. Lebanon. 11:27 AM EST