January 2017







Pakistan: A Conditional Saudi Ally

Islamabad, Saudi Arabia and Pakistan have much in common. Each country considers itself to be at the vanguard of the Muslim world, and both are home to predominantly Sunni populations. In spite of their similarities,…


Syria warns Israel after rockets hit air base

Damascus, The Syrian army has warned Israel of “repercussions” after rockets struck a major military airbase outside Damascus. Explosions were heard in the capital early on Friday and residents in the city’s southwest suburbs saw a…