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Beyond Oil: How the UAE’s HOPE Mars Mission Is Breaking the Arab World Out of the Crisis of Scarcity
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Beyond Oil: How the UAE’s HOPE Mars Mission Is Breaking the Arab World Out of the Crisis of Scarcity
February 22, 2021

The Emiratis understand that their economy, primarily based in oil revenue, though presently lucrative, is a short-term prosperity. A future that is dependent on oil is unstable and unkind, it is not a reliable resource for an advancing economy.

Biden’s Suspension of Middle East Arms Deals Is Clear Signal That ‘America Is Back’
January 29, 2021

It’s time for the Emirates and Saudis to have a complete rethink on their own regional power struggles, Martin Jay writes.

Biden’s Suspension of Middle East Arms Deals Is Clear Signal That ‘America Is Back’
World
Middle East Leaders Prefer the Devil They Know in U.S. Presidential Elections. And Yet a Biden Victory Might Be the Bitter Pill Needed for Reform in the Region
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Middle East Leaders Prefer the Devil They Know in U.S. Presidential Elections. And Yet a Biden Victory Might Be the Bitter Pill Needed for Reform in the Region
October 10, 2020

New human rights opprobrium from a U.S. president will be just what the doctor ordered for the investors to look at Saudi Arabia through a new prism.

The Rebellious Emirate of the UAE: Ras al Khaimah
October 8, 2020

The UAE’s embrace of Israel does not enjoy universal support in the seven emirates that make up the oil-rich federation.

The Rebellious Emirate of the UAE: Ras al Khaimah
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Trump’s Mideast Mirage
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Trump’s Mideast Mirage
September 28, 2020

The Trump administration, desperate for some good news, just manufactured its own news by confecting a ‘peace’ deal between Israel and a bunch of pipsqueak Arab monarchies – just in time for November US elections.

Maintaining Pretence Over Reality: ‘Simply Put, the Iranians Outfoxed the U.S. Defence Systems’
September 14, 2020

So it never was then a ‘peace agreement’ between Israel and the UAE. It was ‘normalisation’ for mounting a military alliance against Iran.

Maintaining Pretence Over Reality: ‘Simply Put, the Iranians Outfoxed the U.S. Defence Systems’
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When Is a Peace Deal Not a Peace Deal? When It Is a War Deal
Security
When Is a Peace Deal Not a Peace Deal? When It Is a War Deal
August 28, 2020

If there is any real deal here, it is in reality, based on arms procurement and sharing technology, which is all about taking on Iran.

Don’t Be Hoodwinked by Trump’s UAE-Israel ‘Peace Deal’
August 18, 2020

The normalization of relations between the UAE and Israel, facilitated by the U.S., serves to prop up three repressive leaders — Trump, Netanyahu, and bin Zayed — and will cause further harm to Palestinians. It is both a shame and a sham.

Don’t Be Hoodwinked by Trump’s UAE-Israel ‘Peace Deal’
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