Top global cyclists are gearing up for the @uae_tour , which sets off from #Dubai 's The Pointe at Palm Jumeirah on Sunday, February 23 and runs until February 29. For info on stages and cyclists at the only WorldTour race in the Middle East:
The hydrocarbon-exporting economies of the Middle East will remain reliant on oil and gas as the primary source of economic activity well into the next decade, in our view. Is the region ready for the energy transition? Find out more:
What a mess in the Middle East. Shiite world enraged. Sunni states nervous. Isis fight on back burner. US allies against ISIS (Kurds) betrayed. Iran and US trading blood curdling threats. All this to make Americans safer the administration says?
There are few issues more important to the security of the US than the potential spread of nuclear weapons or the potential for even more destructive war in the Middle East. Today’s decision to put the JCPOA at risk is a serious mistake. My full statement: