New Middle East (for real): Saudis roll out red carpet for Putin’s first visit since 2007 President Vladimir Putin signaled Moscow’s growing Middle East clout on Monday by visiting Saudi Arabia for the first time in over a decade, buoyed by Russian military gains in Syria, strong ties with Riyadh’s regional rivals and energy cooperation. Moscow accrued power in the Middle East in 2015 by sending troops to Syria, where it and Iran have been key backers of President Bashar…
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Putin’s first visit since 2007 to Saudi Arabia. Is he pragmatic or is Russia friends with the entire Middle East?
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Record 61,000 migrant children entered America since October – Border Patrol spent $230M on humanitarian aid
5 years on since MH17 was shot down, killing 298 people: Nobody has yet been held officially responsible
Parts of SE China receive largest rainfall since 1961 – 1 600 homes destroyed, 80 000 people evacuated