The Turbulent World of Middle East Soccer
Friday, May 25, 2018
Dodging UN and US designations: Hafez Saeed maintains utility for Pakistan and China
By James M. Dorsey A recent upsurge in insurgent activity in Kashmir likely explains Pakistani and Chinese reluctance to crackdow...
Thursday, May 24, 2018
What to do with Pakistani militant Hafez Saeed? Pakistan and China grope for ambiguity
By James M. Dorsey Recent remarks by several senior Pakistani officials suggest that Pakistan and China are groping with how to d...
Monday, May 21, 2018
The battle for the Iranian nuclear deal: China approaches a watershed
By James M. Dorsey Conventional wisdom has it that China stands to benefit from the US withdrawal from the 2015 international nuc...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Ex-Pakistani Prime Minister puts Pakistani military and China on the spot
By James M. Dorsey Ousted Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif kicked up a storm when he earlier this month seemingly admitted ...
Monday, May 14, 2018
Trump’s abrogation of Iran deal may put his America First policy to the test
Credit: Iran Front Page By James M. Dorsey President Donald J. Trump’s abrogation of the 2015 international nuclear agreement ...
Saturday, May 12, 2018
Middle Eastern rivalry spills onto Asian soccer pitches
By James M. Dorsey Saudi Arabia’s bitter rivalry with Iran has spilled onto Asian soccer pitches with the newly created South Wes...
Friday, May 11, 2018
SPACE SCIENCE AND THE ARAB WORLD Astronauts, Observatories, and Nationalism in the Middle East
NEW BOOKS NETWORK INTERVIEW WITH: JÖRG MATTHIAS DETERMANN, aUTHOR OF: Space Science and the Arab World Astronauts, Obs...
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