Author: Alexander Langlois

Alexander Langlois

Alexander Langlois is a foreign policy analyst focused on the Middle East and North Africa.

Yemen

The West’s Houthi Policy is Rudderless in the Red Sea

U.S. – Gulf Policy

Since the onset of the Houthis’ missile launches against commercial shipping in the Red Sea,...

Yemen

Red Sea Crisis: US-UK Strikes Won’t Stop the Houthis

Defense & Security

The Red Sea remains a major focal point in West Asia following multiple U.S.-led military...

Yemen

The Houthis Red Sea Gambit: A New Front of the Gaza War

Defense & Security

As the Israel-Hamas war enters its third month, an actor with a previously peripheral impact...

GCC

The Gulf’s Role in Lebanon’s Political and Economic Crisis​

Geopolitics

The international community is once again coordinating efforts to resolve Lebanon’s political stagnation. Two major...

KSA

Saudi Arabia and Syria’s Rapprochement: A Sign of Regional Shift in t...

Geopolitics

The Middle East and North Africa is experiencing significant changes in diplomatic relationships, which could...

UAE

Unpacking the UAE’s New National Human Rights Institution

Politics & Governance

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) became the 19th country in the Middle East to establish...

Yemen

Making the Most of Yemen’s Uneasy Truce

Defense & Security

  Personnel changes to the official Yemeni government, coupled with the recent truce between the...

KSA

What Drives Turkish Saudi Attempts at Rapprochement?

Geopolitics

Recent diplomatic exchanges between Turkey and Saudi Arabia suggest a thawing of relations between the...

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