Why Is Russia Gaining the Diplomatic Upper Hand Over the US in the Middle East

The US is running short of allies in the Middle East

Former Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Victory Day Parade, Moscow 2018. Image source: Wikimedia Commons.

The United States dominated the Middle East for the better part of the last two decades. Every country besides Iran and Syria supported U.S. interests.

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Prateek Dasgupta, M.S.

Prateek Dasgupta, M.S.

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Top writer in History, Science, Art, Food, and Culture. Interested in lost civilizations and human evolution. Contact: prateekdasgupta@gmail.com