Iran has helped Yemen's Houthi rebels develop ballistic missiles launched at Saudi Arabia, a top US Air Force official said Friday. "What we have seen, clearly from the results of the ballistic missile attacks, that there have been Iranian markings on those missiles, that's been … [Read more...] about US general: Missiles fired at Saudi Arabia from Yemen have ‘Iranian markings’
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Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is visiting Saudi Arabia for the second time in less than a month. He departed for Riyadh on Thursday, April 23, along with the country's army chief, Raheel Sharif, and a host of high-level civilian and military officials. The purpose of this … [Read more...] about What can Pakistan offer Saudi Arabia in Yemen crisis?
This is not the first time that Saudi Arabia has cut diplomatic ties with Iran. It happened once before, in 1988. Then, too, the Saudi embassy in Tehran was stormed. Ties were only re-established in 1990, after common enemy Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait. But unlike then, the … [Read more...] about Power struggle between Saudi Arabia and Iran hampers peace process
Minister of Foreign Affairs Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Tuesday added his voice to those calling for Iran and Saudi Arabia to put aside their differences and focus instead on beating the "Islamic State" (IS) militant group. In an interview with mass-circulation newspaper "Bild", … [Read more...] about Time for Saudi Arabia and Iran to ‘act responsibly,’ says Steinmeier
It's clear where Germany's foreign minister is going - at least geographically. First up is Tehran, then Riyadh . Far less clear is where the talks of the upcoming days will go politically. Several scenarios are possible - and the general direction will only be decided during … [Read more...] about Iran, Saudi Arabia and the new Middle East