Analysis: Despite deep strategic ties, Israel's new far-right government could threaten Jordan's custodianship over holy sites in Jerusalem and jeopardise the fragile peace agreement between both countries.
Analysis: After years of tensions, the greeting between both leaders signals a step towards normalising relations. But Turkey's role in Libya and Egypt's partnership with Greece could slow the reconciliation process.
Analysis: A recent UN call for an ICJ advisory opinion on Israeli practices in occupied Palestinian territory raises questions about the likelihood of accountability for Israel's ongoing violations of international law.
Analysis: The ongoing protests have seriously challenged the Islamic Republic's ruling class, causing visible fractures among political elites. Yet it is still unclear how deep these cleavages are and how they may affect the survival of the regime.