According to Al-Jazeera, The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is ready to send ground troops to Syria as part of an international coalition to fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group, a top official has said. Continue reading UAE says it is ready to send ground troops to Syria
Not even the mighty Middle East can survive cheap oil forever.
If oil stays around $50 a barrel, most countries in the region will run out of cash in five years or less, warned a dire report from the International Monetary Fund end of October. That includes OPEC leader Saudi Arabia as well as Oman and Bahrain.
Continue reading Saudi Arabia to see its cash reserve to lessen dramatically in less than 5 years, according to CNN