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More on the conflict in the Middle East



May 25, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

Mediation in Sudan sounds good…

…but it is not what it sounds like
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May 25, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

Erdogan on course for a 2nd round win

…after 3rd place Sinan Ogun announces his endorsement.
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May 25, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

Assad is back in the Arab League

because it is one of Iran’s conditions for truce with Saudi…
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February 14, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

Kamal Ltaief, Tunisia’s most powerful ‘powerbroker’, is arrested by Saied

For ordinary Tunisians, there are few things that are “braver” in Tunisian politics than going after Kamal Ltaief. Saied has no legal
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February 9, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

A cornered Burhan invite Israel’s FM to Sudan for help

Burhan (with the help of Egypt) is on the verge of successfully subverting the framework agreement signed last month. Now he is
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February 9, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

Kuwait: No government again…

Jitters as the UAE-Saudi-backed Crown Prince delays in appointing a new PM…
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January 30, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

Tensions between Saudi and Egypt

Riyadh is not happy with the way Sisi spends its money…
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January 30, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

Netanyahu is a real dilemma for Biden

US is not against Israel seizing and annexing more lands in the West Bank. Support for this is ‘ironclad’. The problem is
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January 23, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

Sweden is frustrated with Turkiye. But the problem is in Washington…

But the problem, and solution, lies is in Washington…
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January 12, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

TikTokkers arrested in Jeddah, then released

A Saudi female TikToker and two friends danced in a street in Jeddah and uploaded the video. They were arrested for public
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January 11, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

Backlash in Washington over UAE role in Assad normalisation

But Abu Dhabi believes Biden’s options are limited…
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January 11, 2023 | by Coffee Brief

Bin Salman plans to invest $10 billion in Pakistan

But you can’t help feeling there is more to it than economic interest
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