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Saudi Arabia's diplomatic shift: Is Riyadh really changing tack on Syria and Iraq? (part 2)

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Beyond leading a Gulf States recall of ambassadors to Qatar, why has Riyadh branded as terrorist organisations both the Doha-backed Muslim Brotherhood and the Iraq and Syria-based Sunni extremist groups Al Nusra Front and ISIS? François Picard’s panel argues over the timing, what with a possible détente between the West and Shiite Iran and the US president's visit to Riyadh later this month.

Added on the 10/03/2014 19:21:53 - Copyright : France 24 EN

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