Author: Albert Vidal

Albert Vidal

Albert Vidal is a Fulbright scholar and a graduate student in Arab studies at Georgetown University. His research focuses on ports and maritime security in the Arabian Peninsula, Red Sea, and Gulf of Aden, as well as the foreign and security policies of the Arab Gulf states. Twitter: @albert_vidal_


Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI): Fueling the Growth of Saudi Defen...

Defense & Security

Defense industries in the Gulf are evolving fast, but while the case of the United...


IDEX 2023: UAE’s Defense Contracts Emphasizes Local Production

Defense & Security

IDEX 2023, a biennial defense exhibition held in Abu Dhabi since 1993, was the largest...

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