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Relief aids Gulf nations' soft power push
A month after typhoon Haiyan, GCC states are significant donors of aid being used to rebuild the Philippines.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2013 16:36 GMT
On Syria: Where the Left is right and the Right is wrong
Both the Left and the Right in Syria are "statists" - power hungry, reaching to gain control of the state apparatus.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2012 05:17 GMT
Gulf nations call for Syrian reforms
Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Bahrain recall ambassadors from Damascus, as President Assad replaces his defence minister.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2011 16:30 GMT
Saudi Arabia calls for Syrian reforms
King Abdullah recalls ambassador from Damascus as activists report renewed artillery fire in the city of Deir ez-Zor.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2011 12:05 GMT
Misunderstanding Bahrain's Shia protesters
Predominately Shia protesters are calling for political reform not alignment with Iran, researchers argue.
Genieve Abdo and Jasim Husain Ali
Last updated: 03 Apr 2011 10:59 GMT
The drawbacks of intervention in Libya
Concerns over oil markets, geopolitics and refugees might be behind no-fly zone decision, scholars argue.
Asli U Bali and Ziad Abu-Rish
Last updated: 20 Mar 2011 16:34 GMT
'Where are the Arabs?'
If Arab states are serious about ending Gaddafi's menace to his people, they must take the lead in helping the rebels.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2011 08:35 GMT
Gulf nations sign monetary pact
Four of the six GCC nations will work towards a joint central bank and a single currency.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2009 18:35 GMT
Merkel focuses on GCC free trade
The German chancellor wants the EU and GCC to speed up talks on a free trade zone.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2007 19:13 GMT
GCC weighs call for nuke-free region
Leaders of Gulf countries will consider a plan to declare the area a nuclear weapons-free zone and to persuade Iran to join in an attempt to reduce tensions with Tehran.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2005 07:24 GMT
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