Middle East

UAE-Israel peace agreement negotiation

How Will the Changing Geopolitical Dynamics in the Middle East Impact South Asia?

On Aug. 13, 2020 United Arab Emirates and Israel agreed to a peace agreement, also known as the Abraham Accord. Through this accord, both...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi being received by Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed

India and the UAE-Israel Rapprochement

How would you react when two of your best friends in the region comes to an agreement after years of discontent?  According to the...
President Trump and PM Netanyahu

Abraham Accord: A Gateway to Larger Strategic Interests, not Peace

Israel’s relationship with its Arab neighbours in the Mediterranean and the extended Gulf has always been a contentious issue. While a handful of its...
President Trump Meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

New Middle East Peace Plan: Parti Pris “Deal of the Century”

The Israel-Palestine conflict is considered to be one of the most refractory disputes in the world today. Contrary to the myth, the conflict has...
PM Imran Khan and Crown Prince MBS

Pakistan-Saudi Tensions: The Economic and Geopolitical Ramifications

Saudi Arabia and Pakistan have historically shared close economic and strategic relations. Many analysts have for long argued that after the US and China,...
PM Benjamin Netanyahu and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Abraham Accord: Curse or Bliss for the Middle East?

The agreement “Abraham Accord” is an attempt to establish peace in the Middle East by convincing Israel to “halt” its annexation in the West...
Damages after 2020 Beirut port explosions

Beirut Explosion: A Catalyst for Change?

Beirut, a city once known as the Paris of the Middle East, is in a state of mourning. On Aug. 4, 2020, a cataclysmic...
Destroyed house in the south of Sanaa

Yemen Crisis: A Vortex of Death and Destruction

The political crisis ignited by the conflict which began in 2014 in Yemen, the poorest country in the Middle East, has dealt a big...
High-powered technical

What’s at stake for Italy in Libya?

In the Mediterranean Sea chaos reoccurs as in 2011 and the main protagonist is again Libya which, with the political crisis and the civil...