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Abdel Aziz Aluwaisheg

Abdel Aziz Aluwaisheg is the GCC Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs & Negotiation, and a columnist for Arab News. The views expressed in this piece are personal and do not necessarily represent GCC views. Twitter: @abuhamad1

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Iranian sabotage aimed at keeping Iraq divided

As Iraqis deliberate on forming a new coalition government, all of those who wish for a peaceful, independent and prosperous Iraq are awaiting the outcome. The GCC, for instance, has extended the hand of friendship to Iraq and suggested a full strategic partnership for the future. 

May 28, 2018

Could the Korea breakthrough be replicated with Iran?

Over the past few days, Korean diplomats have spread the good news that an inter-Korean summit has been scheduled for April 27. If it goes well, as they expect, it would be followed by a United States-North Korean summit, possibly in late May or June.

April 22, 2018

Iran’s doublespeak on peace and security

According to the Arms Control Association, a disarmament group, the Syrian regime and its allies have carried out dozens of chemical attacks since December 2012, including several in 2018, killing and injuring thousands of innocent civilians.

April 08, 2018