Jordan walks a tightrope between rival powers

Source: AT However, Jordan’s neighbors and allies have so far rallied round the troubled country, with a string of financial pledges now helping stabilize its creaking economy. In recent days, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the UAE have put forward a combined $2.5 billion assistance package, while Qatar has now promised […]

GCC summit cut short by a day

 05 Dec 2017 – 14:26 Kuwaiti and foreign journalists gather in the media centre hall during the GCC summit in Kuwait City on December 5, 2017. / AFP / Yasser Al-Zayyat Al Jazeera / Agencies Doha: A key regional summit of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries has been […]