The Middle East’s punchbag. Iran and Saudi Arabia take their rivalry to Lebanon. While Lebanon’s prime minister goes to Paris (the Economist).
Israeli Military Chief Gives Unprecedented Interview to Saudi Media: 'Ready to Share Intel on Iran'. Israel and Saudi Arabia are in full agreement about Iran's intentions, Lt. Gen. Gadi Eisenkot tells Elaph, noting the two states have never fought each other (Haaretz).
Africa politics creep into French PM’s visit to Morocco. Africa politics creep into French PM’s visit to Morocco (the Washington Post).