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...

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...

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....

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...

Two Years In and the Gulf Crisis Remains at a Standstill

As we reflect on the Gulf crisis’s fast-approaching second anniversary, it is indisputable that the past two years have unveiled serious...

Candidate Briefing: What a Joe Biden Presidency Could Mean for the...

Following much speculation, former Vice President Joe Biden has impactfully jumped into the Presidential race.

Is Post Al-Bashir Sudan a New Arena for Gulf Rivalry?

Exactly eight years since Arab Spring protestors first forced the deposition of ...

Algeria’s Changing Status: A Complicated State for Gulf...

Eights years ago, the Arab Spring swept across the Middle East and North Africa...

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

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

Candidate Briefing: What a Jay Inslee Presidency Could Mean for the...

Washington state’s Jay Inslee (D-WA) became the first Governor to join the ever-growing...