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Obama and the limits of power
Will the Middle East pull-out and Asia pivot work?
Last updated: 28 Mar 2014 15:59 GMT
Shifting gear: Saudi women defy driving ban
Dozens of women took part in a "drive-in" protest, despite warnings from government, and mixed signals from the police.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2013 16:00 GMT
Saudis warned of backing women drivers online
Officials say cyber-laws banning political dissent could apply to anyone supporting women driving campaign.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2013 12:21 GMT
Saudi minister: US to remain energy dependent
Oil minister calls talk of US energy independence "naive", saying country will need Middle East oil long into future.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2013 20:30 GMT
Saudi Arabia: Ray of light in climate fight?
Oil rich Gulf state seeks $109bn investment for solar energy, a move some say could revolutionise green power.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2012 13:36 GMT
The rise of Arab republics?
Political developments may bring a game of musical chairs between Arab monarchies, Arab republics, and the West.
Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi
Last updated: 26 Apr 2012 07:16 GMT
A nuclear-free Middle East: Necessary, desirable and impossible
A nuclear-free zone in the Middle East - with the participation of Israel - can avoid war in the region.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2012 19:11 GMT
US seeks to corner Iran over 'terror plot'
US and Saudi Arabia set to take matter to UN as the White House calls for more sanctions against Iran.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 22:51 GMT
Palestinian statehood and US-Saudi relations
Former Saudi intelligence chief says Washington will jeopardise relations with Riyadh if it vetoes statehood bid.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2011 11:32 GMT
Will the US declare independence?
The US is striving to prevent a Security Council vote on Palestine, yet it is not certain it will impose its veto.
John V. Whitbeck
Last updated: 14 Sep 2011 11:12 GMT
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