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A blinding flash
By Christof Lehmann On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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48% of Russians Fear Syria Could Lead to Third World War

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Almost half of Russians polled by the independent Levada Center fear that worsening relations with the West over the situation in Syria could lead to a third world war. The number of those More...

By nsnbc On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

Egypt Receives Mistral Class Helicopter Carrier From France

nsnbc : On Thursday Egypt will officially receive the first of two Mistral  class helicopter carriers from France. The new naval vessel will be named after the late Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser. Russia More...

Indiscriminate shelling of residential areas and medical facilities in  Yemen are the order of the day. (archives)
By nsnbc On Sunday, April 24th, 2016

Yemen Peace Talks Kick Off in Kuwait – A “Civil War”?

nsnbc : Talks about a political settlement to the war in Yemen have kicked off in Kuwait. The talks were started after days of delay. The negotiating parties will have to overcome major hurdles before an agreement More...

President Sisi and President Xi Jinping during Al-Sisi's 2015 visit to China - Courtesy YOUM7
By Christof Lehmann On Monday, January 18th, 2016

China’s Xi Jinping Heads for Middle East – Defusing an Explosive Region

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : China’s President Xi Jinping is heading to the Middle East, aiming at defusing the tensions in the volatile region of greatest importance for geopolitics and energy-security. China More...

Photo Courtesy Youm7 / The Cairo Post
By nsnbc On Friday, January 15th, 2016

Heavy Clashes in Egypt’s North Sinai Province – Geopolitics

nsnbc : Heavy fighting erupted between Egyptian military and armed insurgents in Egypt’s North Sinai province near a checkpoint south of Sheikh Zuwayad. Egypt is increasingly being drawn into a geopolitical chess-game that More...

Indiscriminate shelling of residential areas and medical facilities in  Yemen are the order of the day. (archives)
By nsnbc On Friday, January 8th, 2016

Arab Foreign Ministers Convene in Cairo to Discuss Yemen and Iran

nsnbc : Arab Foreign Ministers convene in the Egyptian capital Cairo to discuss the situation in Yemen. The situation in Yemen has gained new attention after the eruption of diplomatic rows between several Arab More...

Saudi Arabia_MoFA_Adel Al-Jubeir_PD_2015
By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Sunday, October 25th, 2015

Egypt – Saudi Arabia discuss Regional Issues in Cairo

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, on Sunday, arrived in the Egyptian capital Cairo to discuss regional issues with Egyptian President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi More...

Minister Of International Cooperation_Egypt_ Naglaa El-Ahawani - YOUM7
By nsnbc On Monday, July 13th, 2015

Egypt, Yemen sign ‘anti-terrorism’ protocol

TCP : A protocol has been signed between the Egyptian Ministry of Defense and its Yemeni counterpart to enhance security cooperation to counter “terrorism” Youm7 reported Sunday. Minister Of International Cooperation More...

Iranian Navy_Yemen_Apr 2015
By nsnbc On Sunday, May 10th, 2015

Yemen’s Houthi accept Truce: Geopolitical Chess Games cause Humanitarian Crisis

nsnbc : Colonel Sharaf Luqman announced that the insurgents accept the five-day-long truce that was proposed by President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi. Meanwhile, the international geopolitical positioning of regional More...

Egyptian Navy (archives)
By nsnbc On Monday, May 4th, 2015

Egypt sends Special Forces to Mandeb Strait, Red Sea, Gulf for more 3 months

TCP : Egypt’s National Defense Council (NDC) ordered Sunday evening to continue sending Egyptian Special Task Forces to “secure the Bab al- Mandeb Strait, Red Sea and the Gulf region for more three months,” More...