Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)
Xi Jinping’s visit to the Gulf and changing geo-political realities

Rania Khalek of BreakThrough News analyzes the recent visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to Saudi Arabia and his meeting with leaders of Gulf countries

Daily Round-up | US university workers continue strike demanding higher wages & other stories

In this episode of Daily Round-up, we take a look at the strike in a US university, the detention of Peruvian president Pedro Castillo, the latest act of violence by Israeli forces, and China’s meetings with GCC and Arab countries

China-Arab summit Chinese President Xi’s visit to Saudi Arabia comes with significant diplomatic overtures to Arab world 

President Xi Jinping’s visit to the region as been termed as “the largest and highest level diplomatic event between China and the Arab world.” China is already the largest trading partner of the GCC as a whole