#Gulf Region Update Nov-11 In a first, #SaudiArabia grants 73 foreigners permanent residency Death toll in #IraqProtests reaches 319, US calls for early elections & UN proposes a roadmap to end the unrest #Iran starts building a new reactor in Bushehr #Kuwait FM met Saudi King
Emiri decree in #Kuwait names Maryam Al-Aqeel the Acting Minister of Finance in addition to her current position as Minister of Economic Affairs. She is the first woman to lead the Ministry of Finance in the country. https://t.co/7m0gZCh4qU
#Gulf Region Update Nov-8 10 killed in #IraqProtests & Al-Sistani warns against exploitation of unrest by external powers #Iran claims to down unknown drone #Yemen's Pres. Hadi & head of #STC met in #Riyadh #UAE's @emirates airline reports 282% jump in first-half 2019 profit
Part of @DEsfandiary's remarks during #GIF2019 Conference explaining #Iran's reaction to ongoing tensions "The current crisis is the result of US pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal & of Iran's strategic patience with the EU, that basically the year that it spent continuing...