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    1. May 22, 2015

      Isis suicide bomber kills 20 at Shia mosque in Saudi Arabia

      An Isis-linked group carried out a deadly suicide attack on Friday at a mosque in Qatif, a predominantly Shia area of...

    2. May 22, 2015

      Mystery deepens over Iranian cargo ships en route to Yemen

      Over the past week, Saudi Arabian and US warships have closely tracked the Iran Shahed, a 3,000-tonne Iranian cargo vessel,...

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    1. Year in the Arab World

      The past year will be remembered as one of the Middle East’s most tumultuous, a time o...
    2. Investing in the Arab World

      Political upheaval and the sharp fall in oil prices in the region — including Saudi Ar...
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    1. May 20, 2015

      Good news America: Saudi vies for Great Satan status in Iran

      It’s not quite the Great Satan — at least, not yet. But it’s an enemy that the Iranian regime and the people can unite...

    2. May 18, 2015

      Air strikes resume as Yemen ceasefire expires

      Saudi Arabia resumed air strikes in Yemen on Monday in an attempt to support local resistance to Houthi rebels after a...

    3. FT Photo Diary

      May 13, 2015

      Airstrikes in Sana'a

      The sky over Sana’a is illuminated by anti-aircraft fire during an alleged airstrike of the Saudi-led coalition ahead of a...

    4. May 13, 2015

      Yemen ceasefire gets off to shaky start

      A ceasefire in war-torn Yemen got off to a shaky start on Wednesday, with fighting continuing across the country as the...

    5. May 12, 2015

      Obama’s hard truths for the Gulf states on Iran

      If President Barack Obama succeeds in signing a tough and enforceable accord with Iran next month to constrain Tehran’s...

    6. May 12, 2015

      Saudi Arabia continues air attacks ahead of Yemen ceasefire

      Saudi Arabia’s bombardment of Yemen has left its war-ravaged capital, Sana’a, a “ghost town”, as opposing sides in the...

    7. May 12, 2015

      US-Gulf summit a show of ‘Iranophobia’, says Tehran

      Iran has dismissed this week’s Camp David summit between US and Gulf leaders as a show of “Iranophobia” that will have no...

    8. May 11, 2015

      Saudi king pulls out of Gulf meetings in US

      Saudi Arabia’s king will not attend this week’s crunch meetings in Washington with President Barack Obama in an apparent...

    9. May 10, 2015

      Middle East: The Iran conversation

      Syria’s misery shows no sign of ending; Libya is torn in half; the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is making gains in...

    10. May 10, 2015

      Saudi blockade threatens ‘humanitarian catastrophe’ in Yemen

      Yemen’s violent conflict has intensified in the run up to a five-day ceasefire scheduled to start on Tuesday as aid experts...

    11. May 8, 2015

      Saudi Arabia announces 5-day ceasefire in Yemen

      The US and the Saudi-led coalition announced a five-day ceasefire in Yemen beginning on May 12 as diplomatic efforts to end...

    12. May 8, 2015

      Lebanon’s Hizbollah and Yemen’s Houthis open up on links

      They are hundreds of miles apart and their local struggles have little in common, yet Lebanon’s Shia force Hizbollah and...

    13. May 7, 2015

      Saudi Arabia proposes 5-day ceasefire in Yemen

      Saudi Arabia has proposed a five-day ceasefire in Yemen as international concern mounts over the worsening humanitarian...

    14. May 5, 2015

      Autocracy is the cause, not the cure, of the Middle East’s ills

      The headlines in and on the Middle East seldom vary. Fragile states burst asunder. Sectarian faultlines widen. Thousands die...

    15. May 3, 2015

      Saudi Arabia accused of using cluster bombs in Yemen air strikes

      The Saudi Arabia-led coalition has been accused by Human Rights Watch of using cluster munitions outlawed in much of the...

    16. May 1, 2015

      The House of Saud’s embryonic embrace of meritocracy

      It is arguably the world’s most powerful monarchy, but the House of Saud is becoming something of a meritocracy, too. The...

    17. May 1, 2015

      Iran’s Gulf rivals seek US pledge on security

      Gulf states are looking for a US commitment to contain Iran in the aftermath of a nuclear accord as they press for weapons...

    18. FT Photo Diary

      May 1, 2015

      Homeless in Sanaa

      A boy stands in rubble from houses destroyed by Saudi-led airstrikes in Sanaa, Yemen, on Friday ...

    19. April 29, 2015

      Saudi-led aerial campaign leaves bloody stalemate in Yemen

      A month of Saudi-led air strikes against Houthi rebels in Yemen has failed to bring a decisive victory in a conflict that is...

    20. FT Photo Diary

      April 29, 2015

      Casualty of war

      Officials of Felix Airways, a domestic airline, inspect a plane destroyed by Saudi-led airstrikes, at the Sanaa...

    21. The World

      April 29, 2015

      Understanding the Saudi king's succession bombshell

      Over the past few weeks I’ve asked several western officials whether Saudi Arabia’s bombing campaign in Yemen signalled a...

    22. FT Photo Diary

      April 28, 2015

      Sanaa destruction

      Shia fighters, known as Houthis, hold up their weapons as they chant slogans at the residence of a military commander of the...

    23. beyondbrics

      April 28, 2015

      Private equity braves middle east instability

      It seems to be getting harder and harder to find a news story about the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) that doesn’t...

    24. The Exchange

      April 28, 2015

      Saudis' stance on mediation undermines Muslim institutions

      The conflict in Yemen is a multi-sided civil war rather than a proxy war between Iran and Saudi Arabia, and that needs to be...

    25. April 24, 2015

      Rallies point to commodities turnround

      Sharp rallies in the price of two key commodities have raised hopes that the sector — the worst performing major asset class...

    26. FT Photo Diary

      April 23, 2015

      On the ball in Yemen

      Young Yemenis play football on a street in Sanaa, Yemen on Thursday. Schools and universities have remained closed in Sanaa...

    27. beyondbrics

      April 23, 2015

      Opportunities to follow Saudi's June stock market opening

      Saudi Arabia is making all the headlines at the moment. Firstly, it convinced the OPEC oil cartel to maintain production...

    28. April 22, 2015

      Saudis resume Yemen strikes hours after ending bombing campaign

      Less than a day after Saudi Arabia announced the end of its month-long campaign of air strikes against Yemen, its warplanes...

    29. FT Alphaville

      April 22, 2015

      FirstFT (the new 6am Cut)

      You can sign up to receive the email here. A British futures trader was arrested for allegedly contributing to the2010...

    30. April 21, 2015

      Saudi calls end to Yemen bombing operations

      Saudi Arabia announced an end to Operation Decisive Storm, its coalition bombing campaign against Houthi rebels in Yemen, on...

    31. April 21, 2015

      US beefs up naval force off Yemen coast

      The US sent an aircraft carrier and a cruiser to the Yemen coast on Monday where they will join a group of US vessels...

    32. FT Photo Diary

      April 20, 2015

      Yemen attack

      An armed member of the Houthi militia calls for help near a house destroyed in an airstrike carried out by the Saudi-led...

    33. FT Photo Diary

      April 14, 2015

      Air strikes in Ibb

      A stadium after it was destroyed by an air strike in Ibb, the central city in Yemen   ...

    34. April 14, 2015

      UN sanctions Houthis as Yemen LNG halts production

      The UN imposed an arms embargo on Yemen’s Houthi rebels just hours after the foreign backers of a major gas export scheme...

    35. FT Photo Diary

      April 13, 2015

      Yemeni young gun

      A young Yemeni poses with a gun during a protest against Saudi-led airstrikes on Yemen, outside the Sanaa based UN offices...

    36. April 10, 2015

      Barack Obama’s foreign policy doctrine takes shape

      First-term presidents dislike the idea of a foreign policy doctrine, fearing that it will limit their choices and force them...

    37. April 10, 2015

      Pakistan turns down Saudi request for military role in Yemen

      Pakistan’s parliament has rebuffed a Saudi request for military participation in its offensive against Yemeni rebels,...

    38. April 9, 2015

      Tensions rise as Iran condemns Saudi air strikes against Yemen

      Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Thursday accused Saudi Arabia of “genocide” in Yemen and urged the Arab...

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