Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is accustomed to making a show of his performances. Especially when it comes to Iran. In 2012, speaking at the UN General Assembly, he showed a poster on which a bomb was drawn.
The summit of the League of Arab States underscored the split in the Middle East on key positions. Lebanon, Iraq and Algeria condemned the attacks of the United States on Syrian territory, Saudi Arabia and Qatar - supported.
A new geopolitical confrontation is shaping up in the Middle East, and not only between Israel and Syria or Iran. Like most conflicts there, it involves a fight for hydrocarbon resources—oil and gas.
The big press conference of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is not only an excellent occasion to discuss the most important trends in international relations, but also an opportunity to track the main vectors of Russia's foreign policy.
The Middle East is once again becoming the arena of confrontation between two most powerful forces.