Libya: peace in name only, so far
August 21, 2020 saw Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi invite the Libyan warring parties to declare a cessation of all the hostilities throughout the country and hold an election in the nearest …
Turks get hands on Iraq
In the morning of June 15, 2020, the Turkish air force combat aircraft launched a series of powerful rocket and bomb attacks in Northern Iraq next to the village of Sanjar. Preliminary figures …
One year of defiance at the fence
A year has passed since Ahmed Abu Artema posted on Facebook his thoughts on being a prisoner inside Gaza: staring through the fence at his ancestral land, but not able to ever walk upon it. His …
The Arab League takes a stand on the Golan Heights
Pres. Trump has issued a shocking statement, in which he will recognize the occupied Golan Heights as territory belonging to the Jewish State of Israel. Immediately, Secretary-General Ahmad Aboul …
Russian PM accuses NATO of cynically deceiving UNSC ahead of attacks on Libya
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has accused NATO countries of cynically deceiving other members of the United Nations Security Council before launching a military operation against Libya.
Russia will continue involvement in Libya's affairs but does not take sides
Russia plans to maintain its active involvement into intra-Libyan affairs but does not take sides in the conflict, First Deputy Head of the Russian government office Sergei Prikhodko told reporters on …
Qatari FM to Arrive in Moscow Amid Tensions
Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed Al Thani will arrive in Moscow this week where he will meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
On June 5, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab …
Only negotiations can stop the bloodshed in Syria
Today, in Montreux, Switzerland, a preliminary international conference started, dedicated to ending the bloodshed in Syria, which over three years claimed over 130 thousand of lives and forced two …
Moscow and Cairo began strategic rapprochement
In Cairo, for the first time in the history of bilateral relations the "2 +2" talks between Foreign and Defense Ministers of Russia and Egypt have been held. The question was the cooperation not only in economics and politics, but also military cooperation and deliveries of Russian weapons. The public dialogue in such a sensitive area allowed talking about the return of the Russian-Egyptian ties to the days of Gamal Abdel Nasser who was building a military-political alliance with the Soviet Union in the 60s. However, Moscow and Cairo oppose such a simplified approach to the assessment of the current negotiations...
A duel to the death between the Sunni and Shiite crescents
Thanks to Russia' active foreign policy steps a threat of direct military intervention by the U.S. and its allies in Syria's internal affairs was prevented, but this in no way means the release of pressure on the regime of Bashar al-Assad by external forces. The Western countries discriminatory financial and economic sanctions against Damascus continue, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Turkey do not give up support from the Syrian armed opposition and the so-called volunteer Islamists...