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Kerry Arrives in Qatar to Discuss Iran Deal

Kerry Arrives in Qatar to Discuss Iran Deal

Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Qatar to speak with Arab officials wary of the deal with Iran.Elad Benari, 03/08/2015 05:43
Obama Says Gulf Leaders Agree with Him On Iran

Obama Says Gulf Leaders Agree with Him On Iran

Obama says leaders of Gulf allies agree that a deal that blocks Iran's pathway to a nuclear weapon would serve everyone's interests.Ben Ariel, 15/05/2015 05:43
Obama Hails Friendship with Saudi Arabia

Obama Hails Friendship with Saudi Arabia

President Obama hails America's "extraordinary friendship" with Saudi Arabia as he hosts Gulf leaders for talks on Iran.Ben Ariel, 14/05/2015 04:12
Saudi King to Skip Summit with Obama

Saudi King to Skip Summit with Obama

King Salman will not attend summit of Persian Gulf leaders with President Obama, will send Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef instead.Ben Ariel, 11/05/2015 03:13
UAE Seeks Written Guarantee from Obama on Iran

UAE Seeks Written Guarantee from Obama on Iran

UAE ambassador to Washington says Gulf states are seeking "security guarantee" from the United States with respect to Iran.Ben Ariel, 08/05/2015 06:45
Obama to Discuss Iran Deal with Gulf State Leaders

Obama to Discuss Iran Deal with Gulf State Leaders

President Obama to welcome the six leaders of the Gulf Cooperation Council kingdoms for talks on Iran's nuclear program.Ben Ariel, Canada, 18/04/2015 00:44
Kerry Reportedly to Offer Gulf Nuclear Umbrella

Kerry Reportedly to Offer Gulf Nuclear Umbrella

In apparent admission of allowing Iran nukes, Arab paper reports Kerry to present Saudis with plan to defend against Iranian nuclear attack.Ari Yashar, 05/03/2015 10:36
Publisher Apologizes for Deleting Israel from Maps

Publisher Apologizes for Deleting Israel from Maps

HarperCollins 'regrets omission' of Israel from its atlases in Arab countries, says product has been withdrawn and destroyed.Ari Soffer, 01/01/2015 15:58
Iran Outraged After PA Soccer Team Cancels Match

Iran Outraged After PA Soccer Team Cancels Match

Palestinian soccer team cancels a match with Iran, causing rumors that the cancellation was instigated by Gulf countries.Ben Ariel, 28/12/2014 01:31
Qatar Supports Sisi's Egypt Despite Crackdown

Qatar Supports Sisi's Egypt Despite Crackdown

Qatar joins its neighbors in supporting Egypt under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, despite his crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2014 04:45
Gulf States to Return Envoys to Qatar

Gulf States to Return Envoys to Qatar

Saudi, Emirati, and Bahraini envoys to return Qatar, in a reversal of a decision from March.Ben Ariel, 17/11/2014 00:15
Peres Secretly Addressed 29 Arab State Reps

Peres Secretly Addressed 29 Arab State Reps

Shimon Peres, in livestream to UAE conference, advocates Israel as ally in solving radical Islam, nuclear Iran - to applause.Tova Dvorin, 02/12/2013 16:26
Dubai: American Detained Over Parody Video

Dubai: American Detained Over Parody Video

US citizen being held in maximum security prison, with no end in sight, over YouTube parody video about UAE teenagers.Tova Dvorin, 28/11/2013 12:49
'Israel, Gulf States in Secret Talks over Iran'

'Israel, Gulf States in Secret Talks over Iran'

High-profile Israeli and Gulf diplomats held a series of meetings “overseen by Netanyahu.”Arutz Sheva, 05/10/2013 20:15
Report: Israel to 'Act With Restraint' if Attacked

Report: Israel to 'Act With Restraint' if Attacked

A Kuwaiti newspaper reported that Gulf leaders have asked that Israel act “with restraint” if attacked by Syria - and Israel agreedDavid Lev, 29/08/2013 10:27
Gulf States to Sanction Hizbullah Members

Gulf States to Sanction Hizbullah Members

Gulf Cooperation Council to take action against Hizbullah loyalists because of the group's involvement in the Syrian war.Elad Benari, 11/06/2013 05:45
Gulf States to Consider Measures Against Hizbullah

Gulf States to Consider Measures Against Hizbullah

Gulf States will consider taking measures against Hizbullah if it continues its involvement in Syria’s civil war.Elad Benari, 03/06/2013 03:42
Report: Arabs Won't Help in Iran Attack

Report: Arabs Won't Help in Iran Attack

Arab countries want to see Iran contained, but they won't help in the effort, a report saysDavid Lev, 01/11/2012 12:19
Report: US Helping Gulf States Build Iran Defense

Report: US Helping Gulf States Build Iran Defense

Fearing an Iranian attack, the US is helping Gulf countries build a missile defense system, a report Thursday saidDavid Lev, 09/08/2012 12:51
US Flexes Muscles against Iran in Gulf

US Flexes Muscles against Iran in Gulf

Iran will finds its boats “on the bottom of the Gulf” if it tries to mine the Persian Gulf to prevent oil and gas tankers from sailing.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 03/07/2012 16:04
Gulf States Close Embassies in Syria

Gulf States Close Embassies in Syria

All six Arab Gulf states will close their embassies in Syria in protest of the year-long crackdown on protesters.Elad Benari, 16/03/2012 05:16
Arab-Iran Diplomatic War

Arab-Iran Diplomatic War

The Arab world and Iran, a Persian nation, whipped out diplomatic swords Sunday and Monday. Iran: Saudi Arabia is “occupying” Bahrain. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 04/04/2011 20:21
GCC: Money To Quell Unrest

GCC: Money To Quell Unrest

The six-member Gulf Cooperation Council has pledged ten million in aid to Bahrain and Oman where protest movements are gaining steam.Gabe Kahn., 11/03/2011 14:10
Defying Iran by Arming Arabs

Defying Iran by Arming Arabs

The US is challenging Iran’s aim to dominate the Middle East and is arming Gulf States to deter Tehran from attacking. Sanctions are not imminent. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 31/01/2010 01:39