Last week we provided some initial analysis on recent attacks targeting organizations in the Middle East. The attack has hallmarks of the Shamoon campaign of 2012. We now have additional data related to the components used within the new campaign, which has three distinct components: dropper, wiper, and wiper driver. Show More Summary
Tanker owners are bracing for a volatile year ahead after enjoying some of the highest charter rates since 2008, with OPEC plans to curb crude output potentially cutting rates by more than 40 percent. Fewer Middle East cargoes will mean lower…
Michael Peck Security, Middle East Don't laugh. Recent events show there is a path to conflict. The news that Israel had attacked targets in Syria was a yawner. The Israeli Air Force has been regularly paying visits to Syria for years,...Show More Summary
Donald Trump is about to inherit a changed strategic situation in the Middle East, for better and worse. I’ve written extensively about the battle for Mosul. As the fight continues — and American and allied forces continue to push ISIS...Show More Summary
Capcom EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) marketing director Antoine Molant revealed that the publisher is setting a high bar for Resident Evil 7. "Ideally, we'd love to sell four million on day one globally," Molant said in an interview with MCV. "That would be great. Show More Summary
Submitted by Middle East Eye via TheAntiMedia.org, According to leaked documents released by Edward Snowden, British intelligence spied on Israeli diplomats and military officials in 2008 and 2009, the French newspaper Le Monde and Israel’s...Show More Summary
The first synchrotron radiation source in the Middle East is running tests before its planned 2017 start. Scientists and engineers at the first synchrotron radiation source in the Middle East have begun commissioning, a major milestone...Show More Summary
(Editor's note: Many of the songs in this list aren't available on Spotify, as Spotify is not available in much of the Middle East. This week's BitchTapes is comprised of Youtube videos instead. Enjoy!) Deaf Chonkey's debut album, "Farsh", opens with a hollow scream, a deathly roar that voices a feeling of powerlessness. Show More Summary
You guys are way too smart. I posted my mystery map of the Middle East yesterday morning, and in less than an hour you had figured out what it represented. For the rest of you, here's the map with its real title: I'm going to make an obvious point about this, but I want to make it carefully. Show More Summary
Climate change and human activity are threatening the existence of some of the world’s largest lakes. These photographs document dramatic changes to the landscape in Bolivia, the Middle East, the former Soviet Union, China and west Africa Continue reading...
Tunisia’s youngest minister has a vision and is ready to lead. Middle East Eye met with Sayida Ounissi, Minister of Vocational Training and Employment in Tunisia, who reflects upon her position, the changing face of Ennahda and being a young woman in politics. Jordan is set to open a shelter for women at risk of […]
Channel 4 News interviews Amin Awad – Head of Unicef’s Middle East and North Africa Bureau and the UN’s Syria Iraq Refugee Coordinator.
The Army announced it will deploy an armored brigade combat team and a combat aviation brigade to the Middle East this winter.
Composer says school, which will take in 90 new talents from the region each year, is ‘attempt at creating peace through music’ Daniel Barenboim has called it an “experiment in utopia”, a project that marks the culmination of the leading musician and conductor’s life’s work in bringing together musicians from the Middle East. Show More Summary
By launching creator-friendly spaces in cities like Los Angeles, London, Tokyo, and Sao Paulo, YouTube has formed a strong connection with communities across the globe. Now, it is fostering its relationship with a region that boasts some of the world’s most passionate online video viewers. Show More Summary
British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson has accused Saudi Arabia, a U.K. ally, of “puppeteering” in conflicts across the Middle East. In video footage published by The Guardian, Johnson said that Saudi Arabia and Iran were engaged inShow More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has said that Saudi Arabia and Iran are stoking proxy wars across the Middle East while some politicians in the region are abusing Islam, the Guardian newspaper reported.