Author: Dr. Omid Shokri Kalehsar

Dr. Omid Shokri Kalehsar

Omid Shokri Kalehsar is a Washington-based Senior Energy Diplomacy, Energy Security Analyst, and also analyst at Gulf State Analytics (GSA), currently serving as a Visiting Research Scholar in the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University. Omid holds a PhD in International Relations.His primary research interest lies in Energy diplomacy, U.S. energy policy, geopolitics of energy, Iran-Turkey relations and Iran-Russia relations. Follow him at @ushukrik,


Energy Dimension of UAE-Israel Historical Deal

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Present and Potential Dynamics of China’s Energy Policy with Tehran and Riyadh

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Challenges Facing Iran in Natural Gas Exports During the Post-Coronavirus Era

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