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How The Latest Saudi-Iran Feud Will Impact The Entire Middle East

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 01.09.2016 | World

Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we speak with New York University Profes...

Iran-Saudi Arabia: The Reversal Of A Geopolitical Balance

Milad Jokar | Posted 01.21.2016 | World
Milad Jokar

From Riyadh's point of view, the current geopolitical reversal gives Iran a dominant role in the region at the expense of Saudi Arabia.

The Privilege Saudi Arabia Enjoyed Under U.S.-Led Order in the Mideast Is Over

Trita Parsi | Posted 01.08.2016 | World
Trita Parsi

The U.S.-led order for the region established in the 1990s was bound to collapse. It was based on the exclusion of two of the Mideast's most powerful states -- Iran and Iraq -- and could only be sustained as long as the U.S. was willing to pay for it through its own blood and treasure. The influence and privilege Saudi Arabia enjoyed under American order will no longer be the same -- because that order is no more.

Tensions Boil Over As Iran Accuses Saudi Arabia Of Bombing Embassy

AP | Alana Horowitz | Posted 01.07.2016 | World

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Thursday accused the Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels in Yemen of hitting its embassy in the capital, Sa...

Iraq Offers To Mediate Between Saudi Arabia And Iran

AP | Alexandra Ma | Posted 01.06.2016 | World

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iraq on Wednesday offered to mediate between Saudi Arabia and Iran after tensions soared following the kingdom's execution ...

How Relations Between Saudi Arabia And Iran Reached A Breaking Point

The Huffington Post | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 01.05.2016 | World

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America, Turkey and Saudi Arabia Are Pouring Fuel on the Fire in Syria

Behlül Özkan | Posted 05.14.2015 | World
Behlül Özkan

ISTANBUL -- The U.S., Turkey and Saudi Arabia have effectively created a new Afghanistan on the shores of the Mediterranean.

Saudi Arabia: Iran Deal Can Be Step To Overall Nuclear Solution

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

By Angus McDowall RIYADH, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia and other Gulf Arab states, despite their mistrust of Iran, gave a qualified...

Saudi Arabia: Beware A Nuclear Iran

AP | Posted 05.25.2013 | World

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal has warned against the danger of Iran's nuclear program to the region's security ...

Spy Ring In Saudi Arabia Linked To Iran

AP | Posted 03.26.2013 | World

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- Saudi Arabia says its investigations have shown that members of a spy ring arrested last week were working for Iranian intelli...

John Rudolf

Iran Behind Plot To Kill Saudi Envoy, U.S. Says | John Rudolf | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- An American citizen charged with plotting to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to the United States intends to plead not guilty at a formal...

Andrea Stone

Saudi Assassination Plot 'Huge Deal': Would Have Been First Iranian Kill On U.S. Soil in 30 Years | Andrea Stone | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- News of an alleged Iranian plot to assassinate Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States represents a "huge deal" that would, had i...

Saudi Police Clash With Protesters In Shiite East

AP | ABDULLAH AL-SHIHRI and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 12.04.2011 | World

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi police clashed with protesters in the country's Shiite-dominated eastern region in a new ripple of unrest in the oi...

Is This The New Cold War? | Posted 06.16.2011 | World

For three months, the Arab world has been awash in protests and demonstrations. It's being called an Arab Spring, harking back to the Prague Spring of...