Lebanon raids indicate shift in ISIS tactics

July 5, 2016 0

DUBAI – Islamic State (ISIS) suicide bombers twice attacked the Lebanese Christian border town of Qaa in what appeared to be a shift towards soft targets close to the frontier instead of try­ing to reach […]

Kurdish aspirations could spark wars in region

March 26, 2016 0

Riad Kahwaji DUBAI – The Kurds have emerged as major players in the conflicts in Syria and Iraq, increasing the concerns of neighbouring countries over Kurdish aspirations for self-determination within their own ter­ritories. The Kurds […]