The Turbulent World of Middle East Soccer
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Gulf crisis stalemate fuels fears in Muslim Asia
By James M. Dorsey Vulnerable Asian states are bracing for possible pressure to back a Saudi-UAE boycott of Qatar as efforts to ...
Sunday, June 25, 2017
Crisis puts future of Saudi reforms and GCC in doubt
By James M. Dorsey A three-week-old, Saudi-UAE-led diplomatic and economic boycott of Qatar threatens to complicate newly promot...
Saturday, June 24, 2017
“El fútbol es una estrategia de seguridad para Qatar” (JMD in El Pais)
“El fútbol es una estrategia de seguridad para Qatar” James M. Dorsey, experto en fútbol en Oriente Medio y el norte de África, no cre...
Friday, June 23, 2017
Saudi-UAE demands challenge fundamentals of international relations
By James M. Dorsey A list of 13 conditions for lifting the Saudi-UAE led embargo of Qatar handed to the Gulf state this week by...
FIFA’s new rule to fight racism in football (JMD quoted)
FIFA’s new rule to fight racism in football FIFA See 8 more L ast month the Ghanaian footballer Sulley Mu...
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