MidEast Restores Regional Relations as US Bumped Out

Syrian President Bashar Assad meets with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan in Damascus, Tuesday April 18, 2023.InternationalIndiaAfricaJournalist and podcaster Rania Khalek believes that re-establishing relations between Middle Eastern governments contributes to their own national interests and signals the decline of US hegemony. The region now relies on China and Russia brokering negotiations between […]

MidEast Restores Regional Relations as US Bumped Out

Syrian President Bashar Assad meets with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan in Damascus, Tuesday April 18, 2023.InternationalIndiaAfricaJournalist and podcaster Rania Khalek believes that re-establishing relations between Middle Eastern governments contributes to their own national interests and signals the decline of US hegemony. The region now relies on China and Russia brokering negotiations between […]

MidEast Restores Regional Relations as US Bumped Out

Syrian President Bashar Assad meets with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan in Damascus, Tuesday April 18, 2023.InternationalIndiaAfricaJournalist and podcaster Rania Khalek believes that re-establishing relations between Middle Eastern governments contributes to their own national interests and signals the decline of US hegemony. The region now relies on China and Russia brokering negotiations between […]

Assad, Saudi FM Hold Talks in Damascus Amid Push to Restore Ties

Syrian President Bashar Assad meets with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan in Damascus, Tuesday April 18, 2023.InternationalIndiaAfricaThe devastating earthquakes which rocked northern Syria in February resulted in an unprecedented outpouring of humanitarian support from the country’s neighbors, as well as a concerted diplomatic effort to end the region’s involvement in the decade-long US-led […]

Judicial Reform Protests: Could Netanyahu Navigate His Coalition Through Crisis?

Israeli police scuffle with demonstrators blocking a highway during a protest against plans by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government to overhaul the judicial system in Tel Aviv, Israel, Saturday, March 25, 2023. InternationalIndiaAfricaPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has agreed to postpone the judicial reform legislation until the summer following protests. How could the unfolding tensions influence […]

Highlights of Lavrov’s Big Presser: From West’s Colonialist Mindset to Ukraine ‘Hybrid War’ & Beyond

 / Go to the mediabankRussian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov / Go to the mediabankInternationalIndiaAfricaForeign Minister Sergey Lavrov held a press conference on January 18 on the results of Russia’s foreign policy in 2022. While the West tries to pin the blame for the unfolding global crisis on Russia, the crisis started taking shape long before Moscow […]

Anti-Government Protesters Rally in Tel Aviv

Protesters block a road as they gather around a bonfire during a rally against the Israeli government’s judicial reform in Tel Aviv, Israel on March 27, 2023.InternationalIndiaAfricaProtesters rally for the 13th consecutive week over the judicial reform despite Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s decision to freeze the reforms until the next parliament session.Sputnik is live […]

What to Expect From Russia-Iran-Syria-Turkiye Meeting in Moscow

 / Go to the mediabankThe meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Syrian counterpart Bashar Assad / Go to the mediabankInternationalIndiaAfricaThe past two months have witnessed dramatic changes in the Middle East’s security architecture, with February’s devastating earthquakes sparking an outpouring of diplomatic and humanitarian support for war-torn Syria and giving rise to hopes that […]

Iran, Saudi Arabia to Launch Joint Chamber of Commerce Soon

In this photo released by Nournews, Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council, Ali Shamkhani, right, China’s most senior diplomat Wang Yi, center, and Saudi Arabia’s National Security Adviser Musaad bin Mohammed al-Aiban looks on during an agreement signing ceremony between Iran and Saudi Arabia to reestablish diplomatic relations and reopen embassies after seven years […]