Hello North Carolina Democrats! The “Real” Democratic Candidate for the 3rd Congressional District, Marshall Adame, will return home from the Middle East to kickoff his campaign on 10 December 2013. Marshall will be arriving at the Albert-Ellis...Show More Summary
Well this looks fun! There are few things Russia and America can agree more on than the Middle East. Agreed? But just how much common ground is there? Well the folks over at the Johns Hopkins Advanced School of International Studies are gunna hash it out this Thursday December 5th with help from new, DC-based, Mid-East news site Al-Monitor. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Raytheon Co is hoping to finalize orders valued at $4 billion to $5 billion from countries in the Middle East in a matter of weeks, Chief Executive William Swanson told an investor conference on Tuesday.
Middle East Iran’s Condor Legion, Hezbollah, has been fighting and even running large sections of Assad’s war in Syria for some months now. With the USA on the sidelines and ineffective, the Gulf Arab states are reportedly recruiting a Sunni counterforce in places like Pakistan. That should provide lots of good training for future bad […]
Why the PM should take a helicopter over the West Bank
To some observers, President Obama's decision to sign off on an interim deal to freeze Iran's nuclear program sends an unmistakable message to the Middle East: The U.S. is backing away from the region, and in a big way. "Obama has now...Show More Summary
After wasting my Thanksgiving vacation writing about the religious right’s plans to turn our country into a Christian theocracy ala the Middle East, it’s nice to get back to some real journalism. Namely picking out the best photos of Nina Agdal‘s butt in a bikini while she’s inexplicably on vacation with Lindsay Lohan‘s ex Max Read More...
Iranian officials sometimes respond to accusations that Tehran is seeking a nuclear weapons capability by replying that, not only do they not want a bomb, they'd actually like to see a nuclear-weapons-free Middle East. Yes, this is surely in part a deflection, meant to shift attention away from concerns about Iran's nuclear activities by not-so-subtly […]
Congress may soon emerge as the greatest threat to peace in the Middle East. That is why any move toward a stiffer sanctions bill needs to be quashed. (Or, perhaps, each proponent of such a bill can list those in their own immediateShow More Summary
The U.S. is withdrawing from leadership in the Middle East. At the same time, the U.S. is becoming less dependent on Middle East oil. Luke Rodeheffer and Lewis King, both graduate students at Istanbul's Koç University, conclude from these two facts that the U.S. Show More Summary
By Jonathan Yates: Many major oil firms are pulling back from operations around the world. Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE: RDS.A, BP (NYSE: BP), and Occidental Petroleum (NYSE: OXY) are selling assets in the Middle East and Africa. Apache (NYSE: APA) is looking to get rid of its holdings in Argentina. Show More Summary
This outrage has gone on long enough.
Politicians and pundits from Riyadh to Washington have castigated recent American foreign policy in the Middle East for being unfocused, misguided or harmful to national interests. Contrary to these accusations however, the Obama policy...Show More Summary
Dubai has won a bid to host the 2020 Expo. This will be the first time the international celebration of innovation and business will be held in the Middle East, and Dubai’s aim is to generate 50 percent of the necessary energy on site. The design incorporates
Marlon for L’Officiel Hommes Middle East–Wearing garments from labels that include Just Cavalli, model Marlon Teixeira is tapped for the cover story of L’Officiel Hommes Middle East’s debut issue. Marlon, the face of Just Cavalli for...Show More Summary
This week in The Economist The Iranian nuclear deal Not only was the deal with Iran the best on offer, but it can transform the world’s most troubled region Article: The Iranian nuclear deal: Unlocking the Middle East
Thabo Mbeki attacks UK’s 'interventionist' foreign policy in Africa and Middle East One-Minute Read LAST UPDATED AT 13:22 ON Thu 28 Nov 2013 Former South African president Thabo Mbeki has accused Tony Blair’s government of plotting to...Show More Summary
Veterinarian Chris Salentijn has joined Provimi, part of Cargill’s animal nutrition business, as Key Account Manager for the Middle East and Northern Africa region.
Qatar announced on Wednesday that health officials had identified the first cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome in camels, furthering speculation about their potential role in the mystery virus’ transmission path. The three camels,...Show More Summary
Analysts say any economic surge may be short-lived in first Middle East city to host the event in its 150-year history.