As one cold expect the Arab countries, just like any other state in the world, were following closely the US presidential campaign. This is understandable, since the people of this war-torn region are kin to know what the White House is going to do in the next four years and in which way this will affect the Middle East.
Member of the Group Riaz Hussain Khokhar (Pakistan) commented the results of US presedential elections to the Group's website editor-in-chief Ekaterina Podkolzina.
Member of the Group, former minister of foreign affairs of Turkey Yasar Yakis commented the results of US presedential elections to the Group's website editor-in-chief Ekaterina Podkolzina.
The question remaining without answer today is: Who is this (Daech) considering itself as an Islamic State overnight? How could it be possible to see the emergence of a group with such significant human and material resources in addition to huge means in a record time?
Results of the Second Forum Journalists from Muslim Countries Against Extremism. By Yuri Zinin, with New Eastern Outlook, Moscow
The relations between the US and Saudi Arabia since the time of the Iraqi occupation of Kuwait in 1990, largely determined the current situation in the Middle East.
As top diplomats from Russia and the US are set to meet again on Friday for further Syria ceasefire talks, experts analyze the prospects of a cessation of hostilities in the country and what a bilateral agreement between Sergei Lavrov and John Kerry might entail.
Cooperation between Russia and Saudi Arabia is important for both sides, as they are the largest producers and exporters of oil in the world. Maintaining oil market stability and ensuring a minimum level of oil prices, depend on their cooperation in controlling the volume of production.
Russia along its history was the main power standing firmly against terrorism. More than three decades ago, during the Afghan war, Moscow supported the legal Muslim government against extremists who were backed by United States and its allies in Muslim and Arab world.
On this anniversary of the sinister event that caused thousands of innocent victims and gave rise to wars everywhere, it is appropriate to ask, who is the “hero”, who is the real winner in this tragic incident and these senseless wars?
Russia suffered a lot from its non-existence in Middle East, Arab world and Islamic world as a main stakeholder during the eras of Gorbachev followed by Boris Yeltsin, which were the eras of weakness and collapse of the Soviet Union.