Ukraine war allows UAE to bring Syria’s Assad in from the cold | Syria’s War News

[ad_1] Since its military intervention in the Syrian civil war in September 2015, one of Russia’s major foreign policy goals has been to convince Gulf Arab monarchies to come to terms with the survival of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime, and the reacceptance of its “legitimacy”. A host of developments in Gulf-Syrian relations during the … Read more

UK court grants Dubai ruler’s ex-wife custody of children | News

[ad_1] A three-year custody battle ends at the High Court in London between Sheikh Mohammed and Princess Haya of Dubai. Dubai’s ruler, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, inflicted “exorbitant” domestic abuse against his ex-wife, a senior British judge has concluded as he awarded her sole responsibility for looking after their children. Thursday’s ruling caps … Read more