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KSA

What Do Cracks in UAE-Saudi Arabia Relations Mean...

The divergence between Abu Dhabi’s and Riyadh’s positions in Yemen, the UAE’s maritime talks...
Iran

We Should Have Seen It Coming

We should have seen the box into which our actions against Iran have put us; the signposts were...
Kuwait

Assessing Kuwaiti Mediation in the Gulf Crisis

Ahead of the Kuwaiti Emir’s postponed September 12th meeting with President Trump...
KSA

Drone Strike in Saudi Arabia Potentially Broadens...

Over the course of the Trump Presidency, there has been one crucial variable missing in its...

Commentary View All

Brexit and the GCC: What Next?

The recent UK Supreme Court ruling against Boris Johnson has led to renewed discussions concerning...

What Do Cracks in UAE-Saudi Arabia Relations Mean...

The divergence between Abu Dhabi’s and Riyadh’s positions in Yemen, the UAE’s maritime talks...

No Iran Solution in Sight

The September 14 attack on two critical Saudi oil infrastructure facilities has brought U.S. –...

Policy Focus View All

Yemen

Yemen Crisis: Relevance of STC Poses New Questions...

When the 116th Congress left Washington D.C. in observance of the August 2019 recess, the...
KSA

New Allies, Antagonists and...

This month, OPEC and its allies (commonly referred to as OPEC+) agreed to extend a previously...
Iraq

Between Sanctions & Survival: Iraqi Sovereignty...

Iraq has recently made ample evidence of the careful balancing act it must pursue between two...

Publications

Reports View All

Yemen

Yemen: A State Torn, Not...

A recent escalation of fighting in the south of Yemen has renewed calls and increased demands from...
Iraq

Iraq and Its Gulf Neighbors: Transforming...

In recent months signs have emerged that the Gulf may be witnessing...
KSA

Congress Reacting to A Nuclear Saudi Arabia

Congressional attention toward the status of nuclear technology in the Middle East...