Author: Abdulla Bishara

Abdulla Bishara

His Excellency Ambassador Abdulla Bishara was the first Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council between 1981 and 1993. He also held several positions in Kuwait’s Foreign Ministery: Permanent Representative to the UN, Kuwaiti Ambassador to Brazil and Argentina, and Foreign Service Officer. Currently, he is the president of the Diplomatic Center for Strategic Studies and a board member of the advisory body of the GCC Supreme Council.

A Break from the Past: Kuwait’s Path Toward Reform and Development

Politics & Governance

In recent years, Kuwait has faced a number of political challenges that have opened serious...

GCC

A New Era in Gulf Strategic Investment

Politics & Governance

The recent geopolitical changes that have swept the Gulf region have also contributed to political...

GCC

Domestic Politics Shape the Iran-GCC De-Escalation

Geopolitics

The last three months have witnessed a major shift in the geopolitics of the Gulf....

Kuwait

Kuwait’s New Parliament: Bridging the Divide

Politics & Governance

Over the last three decades, the government of Kuwait has pursued three methods of soft...

Kuwait

The Need for Cooperation Between Kuwait’s Parliament and Cabinet

Politics & Governance

The idea of the Kuwaiti constitution started with the vision of Sheikh Abdulla Al-Salem through...

Kuwait

Dissecting The U.S. State Department’s Human Rights Report on Kuwait

Politics & Governance

In April, the U.S. State Department published its annual human rights report on Kuwait. Of...

GCC

Fighting Terrorism in the Gulf is a Societal Responsibility

Defense & Security

In the GCC’s forty-year history, its past experiences have taught the citizens of the Gulf...

Kuwait

Kuwait is Not a European Democracy

Politics & Governance

Kuwait’s political situation is in crisis. The political unrest that currently grips the country is...

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