Global Thought & Awareness Broadcast

Middle East
  • War in the Gulf

    War in the Gulf

    "In a more conventional war scenario, wherein firepower is the determinant, Iran would be rendered dry of ammo much before rivals US, Saudi and Israel. Even if the Russians step in like they did in Syria, they will not be able to match the other side. However, the US will also face the same paradox it has faced before; of having to leave at some point in time..."

  • Encircling Iran

    Encircling Iran

    Will the Arab States siding with the US be safer and more powerful in the region? Or would it be utter chaos — with the whole belt from Iran to Lebanon turned into a cauldron oozing with turbaned militants...?

  • The Red Sea Clog-Up

    The Red Sea Clog-Up

    The narrow Red Sea corridor has been a vital trade route for centuries, big powers have ensured their dominance on this region and this is a story of how they have and still manipulate the lives of the people living along the Red Sea

  • The Socotra Issue

    The Socotra Issue

    The Yemen War and China’s Belt and Road Initiative, seem to have catalyzed the appetite of acquiring control of islands from the South China Sea to the northern tip of the Red Sea – this practice has also put pressure on the build-up of naval forces and facilities around the world

  •  Deal of the Century

    Deal of the Century

    Arab states are now putting pressure on President Mahmoud Abbas to accept Trump’s ‘Deal of the Century’. Though the Saudi king has warned of reverting from the deal after the US embassy move, the King has not made any public proclamation, which means another retraction may be possible.