Deal to reopen the Naseeb crossing, which had been closed since 2015, will offer a boost for the economies of both countries

Abeer Ayyoub

Those chosen for Iraq's newly awarded executive posts will have to balance the nation's tangled domestic and international politics

Ibrahim Al-Marashi

The focus of the moral outrage seems directed at Trump as much as MBS, as if US crimes do not go back a long, long way

Seyed Mohammad Marandi

Over the past year, the crown prince has tightened his grip on Saudi Arabia's military and security agencies

Yezid Sayigh

The Khashoggi murder and the likelihood of a Democrat-controlled House of Representatives offer an opportunity for distance

Gareth Porter

As pressure continues to mount over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Washington and London are weighing their next moves

Mark Curtis

A growing rift between Turkey’s ruling AKP and the nationalist MHP highlights their ideological differences

David Barchard

In a dark sign of the times, following the example set by Netanyahu, candidates for Israel’s local elections deploying anti-Arab campaigns to win votes

Meron Rapoport

Jamal Khashoggi's killing can only heighten the concern felt by reporters and commentators from the region

Lina Khatib

The Khashoggi case has illustrated that the US and other Western countries must reassess their allies in the region and stop enabling despots over real, elected leaders

Zeynep Koç