Tag: Saudi Arabia

Foreign Interventions in Sudan: Future Prospect

Strategic Council Online: Riyadh and Abu Dhabi seem to consider the current situation in Sudan and other African countries an opportunity to strengthen their strategic interests in North Africa.
Ahmad Bakhshi – African Affairs Expert

Aims of Saudi, UAE Policies in the Region

Strategic Council Online: Following the revolutions in Arab states these countries have adopted policies to change the course of the events out of concern over the influence of Islamists or the spread of democracy.

Future of Military Equations in Yemen War

Strategic Council Online: The recent military strikes on the installations of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates will have great impacts in security and economic terms and will compel the two states to revise their war policies against Yemen.

Dimensions and Consequences of Egypt’s Exit from Hebrew-Arab NATO

Strategic Council Online: Saudi Arabia has tried, in addition to its Persian Gulf allies, attract Egypt as one of the Middle East powers in a coalition called the Hebrew-Arab NATO against Iran, but with Cairo’s withdrawal from the coalition Saudi Arabia and its allies have faced an impasse in creating a full-fledged anti-Iran coalition.
Davood Ahmadzadeh – Middle East Affairs Expert

Political Insight and Regional Cooperation

Strategic Council Online: The President of Strategic Council on Foreign Relations said illusionary Iranophobia made by the United States, with the cooperation of the Zionist regime, resulted not only in the plunder of the wealth of Arab states but also it produced the normalization of their relations with the Zionist regime.

Another Victory for the People of Yemen

Strategic Council Online: Despite a ceasefire agreement the Coalition of aggressors against Yemen continues its obstructions and attacks on civilian areas. Also, the Stockholm conference has not achieved tangible results to end the five-year crisis in Yemen.

Signals of Failed US Anti-Palestine Resolution

Strategic Council Online: A resolution that would have condemned the Palestinian group Hamas and its attacks on Israel failed to pass the United Nations on Thursday, despite an aggressive campaign by the United States and Israel to cast it as a vote on peace and terrorism.
Hassan Hanizadeh – Middle East Expert

Mohammed Bin Saddam

Strategic Council Online: The internal and foreign policies of the Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed Bin Salman, including domestic suppression amidst superficial reforms, aggression against other countries and subservience to foreign powers, have prompted some people to draw a comparison between him and the deceased Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein.
Davoud Ahmadzadeh, Middle East Affairs Expert

Persian Gulf Cooperation Council: Sustainability or Collapse?

Strategic Council Online: The annual meeting of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council, held in Riyadh on December 9 can be described as the most significant sign of divergence between Arab countries, especially Qatar with the UAE and Saudi Arabia.
Davoud Ahmadzadeh- Middle East expert

Iran not to negotiate its security: Analyst

TEHRAN, Nov. 23 – An expert of regional issues has said the experience of war and invasion has made Iran self-sufficient and independence in defense might and Islamic Republic would not negotiate on its national security.

Hariri resign ‘a failed Saudi scenario’

TEHRAN, Nov. 21 – An international relations expert, Abbas Khameyar, believes that Lebanon has managed the Hariri’s resignation crisis successfully increasing international pressures on Saudi Arabia.

US cannot be trusted: Kharazi

TEHRAN, Nov. 14 – Head of Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Kamal Kharazi underlined that nuclear deal has proved that Iran welcomes negotiations and stays committed to deals while US is not trustable.

Iran, EU in need of strategic approach toward ME

TEHRAN, Nov. 12 – Head of Strategic Council for Foreign Relations Kamal Kharrazi addressed the seminar of ‘European Union in Route of Defensive and Security Co-alliance’ in Vienna on Friday.

Iranian official raps France over MKO support

TEHRAN, Jul. 22 – Head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign Relations Kamal Kharrazi said France cannot claim to have respectful ties with Iran while it adopts a double-standard policy in dealing with terrorist groups.