The Middle East & The Gulf States124 Videos

Will SAUDI ARABIA fail or succeed the NEOM CITY project? – KJ Vids

The NEOM city project is born from the ambition of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 plan which seeks to reduce Saudi Arabia’s dependence on oil, diversify its economy and develop public service sectors. NEOM is the world’s first zone to extend across three countries, stretching its borders into neighbouring Jordan and Egypt. But is this gigantic […]

Will IMRAN KHAN face a ROCKY ROAD with IRAN? – KJ Vids

Will IMRAN KHAN face a ROCKY ROAD with IRAN? Pakistan’s political and strategic significance for Iran began with Pakistan’s emergence as an independent state following the Partition of India in 1947. The Shah of Iran, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, was the first head of state to pay a State visit to Pakistan in March 1950 and […]

Qatar is the RICHEST country but is it FAIR? – KJ VIDS

*Since we made this video, Qatar has now lifted the exit restriction permit system for migrant workers* https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/09/qatar-lifts-exit-permit-system-migrants-workers-180905092910224.html Qatar is the RICHEST country but is it FAIR? Qatar is the richest country in the world with a per capita income of approximately $125,000. But much like other countries, a wealth gap has inevitably led to […]

America and Turkey, FRIENDS or FOES? – KJ Vids

The close U.S.-Turkish relationship dates back to the early days of the Cold War. That’s when Turkey sent its troops to fight alongside U.S. soldiers in the Korean War. In return, Turkey become an important NATO member and a bulwark against Soviet expansionism in the eastern Mediterranean. As of 2018, Turkey’s armed forces are the […]

How much MONEY does SAUDI ARABIA make from HAJJ? – KJ VIDS

How much MONEY does SAUDI ARABIA make from HAJJ? – KJ VIDS

TURKEY and QATAR, Brothers or FRIENDS in NEED? – KJ Vids

TURKEY and QATAR, Brothers or FRIENDS in NEED? – KJ Vids Support KJ Vids on Patreon https://www.patreon.com/kjvids OR Make a one-time donation on Fund My Page https://www.fundmypage.com/kjvids TURKISH-QATAR Relations | FRIENDS in Need | KJ Vids A week since the Turkish Lira crisis hit the headlines and whilst Erdogan and Trump play out a diplomatic […]

Understanding ERDOĞAN’S POLITICS | KJ Vids

In June 2018, Turkey’s President Erdogan claimed victory in presidential and parliamentary elections, securing five more years in office. Despite concerns about the economy and a plunging Lira, Erdogan won 53% of the vote with over 90% of ballot boxes opened. His victory triggered a change to a powerful presidential system that places unprecedented powers […]

The Iran-Iraq War of 1980-1988

▶ Check out my gear on Kit: https://kit.com/kjvids On 22 September 1980, Iraq invaded Iran triggering a bitter eight-year war which destabilised the region and devastated both countries. The issues that divided the two countries included nationalistic rivalry as well as immediate disputes over frontiers and navigation rights. Saddam Hussein felt directly threatened by the […]