اليمن: دولة تم تمزيقها وليس استعادتها

جدد التصعيد الأخير للاقتتال في جنوب اليمن دعوات وتزايد مطالب الجماعات...

هل يمكن لتركيا أن تخفف من تأثير...

أعلن الرئيس التركي رجب طيب أردوغان مؤخراً أن العقوبات الأمريكية المفروضة...

Could Turkey Lower the Impact of U.S. Sanctions on Iran?

Recently, President Erdogan has declared that the U.S. sanctions placed on Iran are against international law. He is not alone in expressing...

Yemen Crisis: Relevance of STC Poses New Questions for Congressional...

When the 116th Congress left Washington D.C. in observance of the August 2019 recess, the congressional agenda toward Yemen seemed...

Yemen: A State Torn, Not Restored

A recent escalation of fighting in the south of Yemen has renewed calls and increased demands from secessionist groups for independence....

How to Deal with Russia in the Middle East and the Gulf Region?

In less than a decade, Russia has made significant advances in the Middle East and Gulf region. It has intricately developed a complex web...

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...

Between Sanctions and Survival: Iraqi Sovereignty amidst...

Iraq has recently made ample evidence of the careful balancing act it must pursue between two strategic allies: Iran and the United States....

The PMF’s Fight for Legitimacy in Iraq

Formed in 2014, the initial raison d’etre of Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) was to fight the Islamic State (ISIS or IS), which...

Candidate(s) Briefing: The Gulf & the First Democratic Debates

While conventional political wisdom dictates that foreign policy is one of the last considerations voters make when casting their ballots...

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...