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Yemen Vote in Senate, Russia Meddling Add to U.S.-Saudi Summit Intrigue Russias actions in the Middle East and South Asia are among the most-pressing topics President Donald Trump wants to discuss with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud when they huddle Tuesday, and an upcoming vote in the Senate on Saudi Arabias
Roll Call | 10 hours, 41 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Trump has a unique opportunity to help Yemen The Middle East today is poised between multiple wars fueling extremism and a burgeoning younger generation looking for a new start. | 15 hours ago | comment? | recommend
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Why does Saudi Arabia want to spend billions to enrich its own uranium? An interview with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has reawakened fears of a nuclear arms race in the Middle East.
Washington Post | 15 hours, 4 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Saudi Crown Prince Will Seek to Solidify Anti-Iran Stance With Trump White House Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrives Monday in Washington, D.C., bringing the brash foreign policy that has shaped Saudi Arabia's more muscular stance in the Middle East to counter archenemy Iran.
Wall Street Journal | 20 hours, 44 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Kurdish troops fight for freedom and women's equality on battlegrounds across Middle East (The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.)
Rio Rancho Observer | 21 hours, 4 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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Middle East civilian deaths have soared under Trump. And the media mostly shrug. Obsessed with the seemingly daily updates in the Stormy Daniels story or the impeachment potential of the Russia investigation, the American media is paying even less attention now to a topic it never focused on with much zeal.
Washington Post | Mar 19, 2018 12:40 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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WLOX Editorial: Thank you for keeping us safe The fact that Americans are in harm's way every day in the Middle East doesn't make the headlines like it did when the number of troops was greater than today.But it sure hits home when friends and neighbors head into the danger zones. More than 4,0 | Mar 18, 2018 8:07 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Memphis, Tennessee
Raytheon Could Book Big Contracts for Persian Gulf Defense As regular readers of this column will be aware, I believe the Middle East forms one of the most lucrative and important export markets for defense contractors today. Flush with oil cash and perpetually embroiled in conflict, Middle Eastern countries¦ | Mar 18, 2018 11:18 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Madison, Wisconsin
Qatar's healthcare ranks first in the Middle East Qatar's health ranking within the Legatum Prosperity Index has risen in 10 years, from 27th in the world to 13th.
Al Jazeera | Mar 18, 2018 11:06 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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US-Saudi partnership: a long affair The longstanding relationship between the United States and Saudi Arabia, its main Middle East ally, is founded largely on the exchange of American security for Saudi oil. As Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman heads to Washington for talks with Presid
Yahoo! News | Mar 18, 2018 01:08 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend