Morning Call: May 19, 2015 ISIS vs. Iranian (and US?) Shi’ite militia showdown in Ramadi. Meanwhile, US-backed dictator get set to execute first democratically elected president. Obama geopolitical strategy logic? Greece? EU will give them the bailout, of course. Meanwhile […]
Nuclear Deal with Iran Is Closer Than Ever Before
Nuclear negotiations with Iran reach their final phase. While Iran hopes to get rid of economic sanctions, Saudi-Arabia fears a stronger Iranian presence in the region.
The 31st of March is the time limit […]
Yemen – the Fighting Goes on
There was again intense fighting in Yemen last week. The Houthi rebels are advancing, most likely backed by Iran. If Yemen becomes a failed state, it will be a security threat for western countries as […]
Netanyahu Tries to Undermine US-Iranian Nuclear Negotiations
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel will hold a speech in front of the US Congress in Washington today. The White house got upset, because Netanyahu followed the invitation of the Republican speaker John […]