Posts Tagged: Saudi Arabia
The Saudi attack on Yemen has been a test run for the new Obama Doctrine.
Saudi Arabia’s perceived need to keep Iran at bay is distracting it from the danger that the Islamic State poses to its regime.
According to a poll, the same percentage of Arab citizens identify themselves as confirmed atheists as Americans.
Unification of the Middle East, though not a caliphate, would be ideal, but unity would be a step in the right direction.
Just like the Islamist State, Saudi Arabia flogs and prescribes hanging and stoning to death.
Ideological affinity makes it difficult for Saudi Arabia to distance itself from the Islamic State.
Despite resistance on the parts of both countries, détente between Iran and the United States is preordained.
It’s time for the United States and Saudi Arabia to make a clean break.
The Gulf Cooperation Council needs to work together on a game plan for negotiating with Iran.
Although Hezbollah looks increasingly likely to weather Syria's civil war, blowback from hardline Sunnis at home may prove a longer-term challenge.