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Geopolitics / Middle East

Washington Not Equipped to Deal with Yemen

May 13, 2012 at 08:49 | Jen Alic

As the US launches airstrikes on al-Qaeda targets in Yemen after a thwarted suicide bombing attempt on a US-bound flight, we are about see exactly how ill-equipped Washington is to…

As Yemen's Water Runs Dry, al-Qaida Runs Rampant

May 03, 2012 at 18:25 | Jen Alic

We’ve talked about the internal struggle waging in Yemen to control its oil resources, the revenues from which can buy patronage for a new regime, but water is the other…

Why the West is Supporting an Anti-Western Solution in Syria

Apr 20, 2012 at 07:21 | Yossef Bodansky

A Jihadist, Anti-Western Agenda is Being Forced on Syria The international community has been blindly following a jihadist-driven agenda for Syria; a solution the majority of Syrians reject,…

Intelligence Report: Why Prospects of an Israel Iran Conflict Remain Low

Apr 08, 2012 at 09:55 | Gregory R. Copley

Global security concerns continued, in early April 2012, to be geared around the possibility of armed conflict between Iran and Israel, an issue hedged by a range of other conflicts…

Syria: Assad Winning as Opposition Counts Friends

Apr 04, 2012 at 17:10 | Jen Alic

Only a day after the Syrian regime vowed to meet a 10 April deadline to abide by an UN ceasefire resolution and had already purportedly begun to withdraw troops from…

Azerbaijan Reportedly Grants Israel "Airbase Deal" - BAD Idea

Apr 02, 2012 at 16:57 | John Daly

According to a report in the British media, citing the authoritative U.S. journal “Foreign Policy,” U.S. officials have said that Israel's military may have secured access to Azeri strategic…

House of Saud to Meet Yemen's Oil Needs as Sana'a Internally Combusts

Apr 01, 2012 at 11:39 | Jen Alic

Saudi Arabia has pledged to provide Yemen with 100% of its domestic fuel needs for the months of April and May as the country descends into chaos which threatens to…

Treading Cautiously as Iran's Power Struggle Unfolds

Mar 21, 2012 at 17:51 | Jen Alic

The intelligence “leak” game that has intentionally provided the Obama Administration a temporary way out from under Republican and Israeli pressure to strike Iran is a fortuitous one that perhaps…

Game is on to Control Yemen's Oil

Mar 19, 2012 at 18:43 | Jen Alic

Whoever manages to control Yemen’s state resources, and particularly its oil, will be able to wield control over the country’s tribes by restoring the system of patronage relied on by…

With Iran, How Hard Do Sanctions Really Bite?

Mar 05, 2012 at 18:02 | Daniel J. Graeber

Sanctions on the Iranian financial sector appear to be taking their toll. Planned oil embargoes by the European Union could be seen as largely symbolic moves by opponents of the…

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