A Saudi delegate was in Washington to speak to members of Congress and American think tanks about the Gulf kingdom’s position with regards to a number of issues in the Middle East region, including the Syrian crisis and the Palestinian issue. The chair of the committee sent highlighted Saudi Arabia’s efforts in funding development and aid projects all over the world. Continue reading
The editor-in-chief of the Egyptian “Middle East News Agency” believes that the Palestinian Issue is of national security concern in Egypt, but the revolutions of January 25th and June 30th have diverted media attention. Additionally, he claims that the entrance of religious factors into the conflict has increasingly made it about terrorism.