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Nearly 100% of Arabs say U.S. policy on Israel-Gaza ‘bad’
Middle East

Nearly 100% of Arabs say U.S. policy on Israel-Gaza ‘bad’

To say that the image of America as an ‘indispensable nation’ has taken a hit is an understatement

Saudi Arabia: Silencing critics and Congress
Washington Politics

Saudi Arabia: Silencing critics and Congress

Saudi officials are trying to block US lawmakers from investigating Riyadh's influence operations in America

Saudi Arabia has most to lose if US strikes go sideways
Middle East

Saudi Arabia has most to lose if US strikes go sideways

Riyadh is among Gulf States expressing concern and even distancing themselves from Western attacks in Yemen

Don't like radical Houthis? Blame Bush's wars
Middle East

Don't like radical Houthis? Blame Bush's wars

War, sectarian strife, the US takes sides, then blowback. Rinse and repeat.

Red Sea is today's arena for clash of African-Arab power politics
Middle East

Red Sea is today's arena for clash of African-Arab power politics

This didn't start with Gaza. The last decade has been a rollercoaster of hope and horror for the peoples here

Bahrain: The only Arabs to join US Red Sea task force
Middle East

Bahrain: The only Arabs to join US Red Sea task force

The Houthis are attacking in their backyard, but other Gulf state nations have their reasons for holding back