Deputy Editor, Foreign Affairs & National Security with Reuters in DC, after a long time in the Middle East. Views are my own. RTs ≠ endorsements.

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A Reuters journalist currently based in Dubai, covering politics and security in the region. Previously based in Nairobi and Beirut, with assignments in Bahrain, Syria, Somalia, Iraq, Afghanistan, Sudan and South Sudan.

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@yarabayoumy — 2,121 followers, 2,423 tweets

Nov 17, 2017

RT @thegulfblog: 1. On Saudi and Israel. Forgive me for stating the obvious, but there is nothing much stopping a close Israeli - Saudi alliance.

Nov 17, 2017

RT @emile_hokayem: My new NYTimes oped on the Saudi-Iran competition and how it plays out across the Middle East 

Nov 16, 2017

RT @CVersailles: In 1788, three ambassadors are sent to court of Louis XVI by the Sultan of Mysore, which correspond now to the Karn…

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