BEIRUT Across the Middle East, America's traditional allies are watching with disbelief as Russia and Iran mount a show of force in Syria, and they... ...http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/10/02/mideast-syria-players-idINKCN0RW1VW20151002?feedType=RSS&feedName=worldNews
Among today's geopolitical risks, none is greater than the long arc of instability stretching from the Maghreb to the Afghanistan-Pakistan border.... ...http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/tY3jN0IGYxOqVYmJJo8LNI/The-Middle-East-and-global-risk.html
Pakistan, India, Indonesia and Iran all have said the toll may be higher than what the kingdom has presented. (Photo: AP) Nearly 600 people from... ...http://www.asianage.com/international/saudi-haj-disaster-toll-rises-higher-irans-465-dead-970
DUBAI: Loyalist Yemeni troops and Gulf Arab forces seized the Mandab Strait connecting the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden from Houthi fighters,... ...http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/middle-east/Yemen-government-Saudi-led-forces-retake-strategic-Red-Sea-strait-Spokesman/articleshow/49184853.cms
TEHRAN: Iranian-Saudi tensions intensified today as Tehran threatened a "fierce" response over delays in repatriating hajj stampede victims and the... ...http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Iran-Saudi-Tensions-Soar-Over-Hajj-Stampede-Arms-Boat/2015/10/01/article3055973.ece
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