Saif Gaddafi to declare his presidential election program in Tunisia
Further to Soul’s comments, Libyan Government of National Accord’s (GNA) Foreign Minister Mohamed Siala stated at the Valdai Club panel discussion in Russia on Wednesday: “We believe that the
Russia’s Greatest Problem in Syria: Its Ally, President Assad
Sergey V. Lavrov, the foreign minister, opened a two-day meeting at the Valdai Discussion Club, perhaps Russia’s most prestigious international foreign policy forum, with a rosy assessment of the
Assad regime strengthens its hold in Syria as Eastern Ghouta perishes
During the Syrian crisis, US and Russia came at loggerheads more than once. A week before the regime’s offensive in Ghouta began, Valdai Discussion Club held Annual Conference on Middle East where
Russia, US could be headed for collision in Syria
 Andrey Sushentsov, program director at the Valdai Discussion Club, told Al-Monitor he believes “deconfliction” has probably been the only working collaborative theme of US-Russia relations in Syria.
Middle Eastern players all talking but none are listening
The Valdai Discussion Club — the main expert discussion platform in Russia — last week held its annual conference on the Middle East. It was the most representative Middle Eastern Valdai in
Messages from Moscow
This year’s Valdai meeting on the Middle East took place in Moscow on 19-20 Feb. and was ostentatiously titled “Russia in the Middle East: Playing on All Fields.” Designed to showcase Russian policies
Can Russia Succeed Where America Failed in the Middle East?
At a recent Valdai Discussion Club conference in Moscow, the Russian participants were highly critical of U.S. foreign policy toward the Middle East (as were many speakers from the Middle East,
Al-Qaeda could stand to gain from changing Syrian situation
Yet Moscow, which has been positioning itself as a guarantor of Syrian territorial integrity and a chief fighter against terrorism — with a constant bashing of the United States on both points —
Russian Official: External players in Libya's crisis should be revealed
The Head of the Russian contact group on intra-Libyan settlement, Lev Dengov, said it is time external players in Libya's crisis revealed, pointing out that there is one country that is sending
Syria: We are ongoing in our fight against Israel, US, Turkey
Bouthaina Shaaban, political and media advisor of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad, said yesterday that Damascus would continue fighting Israel, the United States and Turkey, reported.
Egypt To Continue Hosting Talks Aimed At Uniting Libyan Army – Ex FM Read more…
Egypt will continue to host talks aimed at creating the framework for an agreement based on which the Libyan army would unite, Egyptian former Minister of Foreign Affairs Nabil Fahmy told Sputnik in
Azerbaijan plays role of main link in region
The prospects of cooperation between Russia and Azerbaijan are very high, Honorary Chairman of the Presidium of the Russian Council for Foreign and Defense Policy Sergey Karaganov told Trend Feb. 19.