Qatar has managed to gain independence from the Saudi-UAE sphere of influence and might be better off for it in the long run.
Pakistan has been playing an increasingly vital role in the Afghanistan peace talks, which have been gathering momentum in recent months amid a growing US desire to pull out its troops.
Islamabad has once again approached the International Monetary Fund for a bailout as it struggles to raise money for imports and to clear debts.
Turkish energy minister Fatih Donmez says Ankara would continue to import natural gas in line with its long-term supply deal with Tehran, and hopes the planned Turkey-US talks in Washington could produce a solution for the issue.
Turkish Foreign Ministry says that the revocation will have a positive impact on peace, stability and welfare in the region.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman is due to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin for talks in the Kremlin expected to focus on the global oil market and the conflict in Syria.
Flanked by coal miners, US President Donald Trump signed his "Energy Independence" executive order at the Environmental Protection Agency. A coalition of 23 states and local governments vowed to fight the order in court.
Republican Donald Trump sought to regain momentum for his White House campaign on Monday by proposing sweeping tax breaks and block onerous financial regulations.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani announces that Iran and South Korea will increase their annual trade volume from around $6 billion to $18 billion.
China's Xinjiang and Pakistani counterparts develop economic partnership, signing $2 billion agreement
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