Border Disputes

Intel: Turkey lashes out at new US support for Cyprus

Turkey is lashing out at the United States as Washington moves closer to providing Cyprus with military aid as the disputed island nation develops closer energy ties with Israel.

Bryant Harris | Border Disputes | juil. 9, 2020
al-monitor Cypriot soldiers stand guard at the closed Ledra crossing checkpoint in the old city of the Cypriot capital, Nicosia, on March 16, 2020. Photo by Photo by IAKOVOS HATZISTAVROU/AFP via Getty Images.

What are Jordan’s options if Israel annexes West Bank?

Jordan is considering suspending parts of the 1994 peace treaty with Israel, sources told Al-Monitor, if Israel goes ahead with its plan to annex parts of the West Bank and the Jordan Valley.

Osama Al Sharif | Border Disputes | mai 25, 2020

Pakistan calls for tighter security on Iran border following fatal attack

While Iran and Pakistan have made significant progress on improving border security and stopping smugglers, a recent attack on Pakistani soldiers shows that much remains to be done.

Sabena Siddiqui | Border Disputes | mai 21, 2020

The message behind Israel’s drone attack

Hezbollah is on edge as Israel continues its drone war in Lebanon.

Mona Alami | Border Disputes | avr. 22, 2020

Iraq summons Turkish ambassador over deadly PKK airstrikes

The Turkish military launched two airstrikes on Iraqi territory, prompting a rebuke from the Iraqi Foreign Ministry.

Al-Monitor Staff | Kurds | avr. 17, 2020