Saudi and Israel relations debunked

Thomas Friedman, an American columnist for The New York Times, said that any talk about Saudi-Israeli rapprochement is stupid, pointing out that Saudi Arabia is not willing to have any kind of relationship with Israel, without returning to the Arab initiative launched by Saudi Arabia in 2002. Speaking during a panel discussion at the annual … Continue reading Saudi and Israel relations debunked

Saudi Arabia warns ‘serious implications’ if US recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to Washington said on Monday that any announcement on Jerusalem's status before a final settlement of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict would harm the peace process and increase tension in the region. "Any American announcement on the status of Jerusalem before a final settlement is reached will harm the peace process and increase tension … Continue reading Saudi Arabia warns ‘serious implications’ if US recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

ISIS and Iran: a deep bondage

ISIS grabbed global attention not just for its readiness to do the unthinkable but also for its dubious excellence at being a ruthless intelligence and surveillance organization. It focused on the surveillance of all things in the territory it occupied and expanded its sway at all costs. Under ISIS rule, individuals who were responsible for … Continue reading ISIS and Iran: a deep bondage