Saudi Aramco’s IPO: Challenges Facing the Kingdom’s Crown Jewel

Long-awaited finite details of what will be the largest initial public offering (IPO) in history were finally announced by Saudi Arabia’s...

What Do Cracks in UAE-Saudi Arabia Relations Mean for Turkey?

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

Assessing Kuwaiti Mediation in the Gulf Crisis

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

Drone Strike in Saudi Arabia Potentially Broadens Perception of...

Over the course of the Trump Presidency, there has been one crucial variable missing in its justification for escalation with Iran: a direct...

New Allies, Antagonists and Realities: The Future of OPEC

This month, OPEC and its allies (commonly referred to as OPEC+) agreed to extend a previously negotiated production cut in an attempt to...

A Veto Is not Enough to Get Congress and Trump on the Same Page in...

Today, the United States Senate voted on a series of bills seeking to block an impending sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia and the United...

Gulf Crisis Deadlock Creates Regional Rivalry

Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, Egypt and a number of Islamic countries cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, imposed a blockade and issued a list...

Congress Reacting to A Nuclear Saudi Arabia

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

Arizona, Arabia, Alfalfa: Gulf Agricultural Industry Sparks a...

Separated by roughly eighty-one-hundred miles of land and ocean, the initially ...

Russia and the Arab Gulf States: Current Energy Variables

Despite a history of abject opposition to one another on a host

Investing in Saudi Arabia’s NIDLP

With the widespread outrage following the Khashoggi case, the imprisonment of human rights activists in Saudi Arabia, and the raging Yemeni...

Balancing Regional Rivalries: Russia and Saudi Arabia

If there was any question concerning Russia’s burgeoning engagement with ...