The Red Sea Clog

Economy

The Red Sea Clog

The geographical value of the Red Sea - for being the shortest sea lane that connects the Orient to Europe and the Americas - also made the region it lays in, a vital commodity for imperial contenders in the colonial…

Saudi Blockade on Yemen – A Catastrophe on Humanity

Politics

Saudi Blockade on Yemen – A Catastrophe on Humanity

Mohammad Iqbal Mir Saudi Arabia imposed a land, sea and air blockade on Yemen which is catastrophe on humanity. “It will be the largest famine the world has seen for many decades,” Mark Lowcock, the UN Emergency Relief Coordinator, told the…

Politics

The Qatar Crisis

July last year, US released its 9/11 Congressional report implicating US intelligence belief that Saudi officials may have had multiple contacts with some of the 9/11 hijackers. In response Saudi Foreign Minister Al-Juberi threatened Washington that his country would be…

Politics

Qatar Crisis: What’s it all about?

Six Arab countries led by the Saudi Arabia suspended the diplomatic relationship with Qatar and accused the energy-rich state of sponsoring “terrorism”. Some of the involved nations have already issued the travel bans with Qatar which has created an immediate…

Iran – Geopolitical Phantasm

Politics

Iran – Geopolitical Phantasm

With swift changes in geopolitics caused by the shuffling of ‘interests’ and opportunities, foreign policy has become more unpredictable and the ideological standings of nations is often blurred by the smudging effect of survival-ism in the global competitive market. In…