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Arab youth survey 2020 shows satisfaction gap between GCC, rest of region

Higher quality of life makes those in Gulf states less likely to emigrate

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
09/10/2020

Riyadh’s possibilities are many in wake of Israel-Gulf accords

Saudi Arabia seen as softening stance on normalization, but few expect public ties anytime soon.

By MOHAMMAD AL-KASSIM/THE MEDIA LINE
21/09/2020

Saudi Arabia, Gulf neighbors report more cases of coronavirus

Iran has emerged as an epicenter for the disease in the Middle East.

By REUTERS
08/03/2020

How the GCC became a playbook example for modern influence warfare

While the impact of such investments is difficult to measure, the blockade was ultimately catalyzed by Trump echoing the premise, labeling Doha as “a funder of terrorism at a very high level.”

By DIMITRIY I. FROLOVSKIY , KHRISTO AYAD
02/03/2020

Netanyahu: Triangle area won’t be swapped to Palestinians

The land swap is highly controversial, sparking protests in the North and Tel Aviv; Blue and White leader Benny Gantz said he opposes it. PM: there will direct flights from Israel to Saudi Arabia.

From Manama to Doha: The confabs that define the Gulf and world

The two confabs are important for sharing ideas and grounding various leaders in the region, but they also help to showcase the power and influence of the ostensibly rival camps of Riyadh and Doha.

Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Abul Gheit, Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz

A poorly attended Arab League summit in Tunis with no concrete results

US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Israeli sovereignty on the Golan, published a scant few days before the summit, shows what little regard he has for meeting Arab heads of state.

06/04/2019
Saleh al-Arouri (L), Hamas deputy chief, meets with Ali Shamkhani, secretary of Iran's National Secu

Iran: Middle East-U.S. allies face risk of internal uprising

"Trump and even his underlings ridicule and humiliate Saudi Arabia and the Emirates day and night, saying that you're nothing without us and cannot last a day without America's support."

Screenshot of the IsraelintheGCC Twitter account

Foreign Ministry revives Twitter account geared to Persian Gulf; in Arabic

Of the four tweets that followed the original introductory one posted on the account Tuesday, two dealt with rabbis visiting the UAE, and two with Israeli innovation.

06/02/2019
Kuwait

Kuwait emir to travel to U.S., have talks with Trump

Trump and Emir Al-Sabah will most likely discuss resolving Gulf state's conflict.

By REUTERS
02/09/2018
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