Post War Syria: Factors Inhibiting Arab Gulf Influence

In light of Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad and his allies having consolidated power over 65% of Syrian territory, the Gulf states are...

The Origins of Nancy Pelosi’s Impending Gulf Policy

With the inauguration of the 116th Congress, Speaker Designate Nancy Pelosi will make history as the first person in 60 years to reclaim the...

GIF’s Annual Forecast 2019

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Delaware-Gulftainer Agreement Represents Significant Change in...

In late September 2018, Delaware government authorities finalized a deal...

Iraq’s New Government: Historic Opportunity for Reform in Iraq

The formation of Iraq’s recent government has to a large extent shaped a new perspective on Iraq’s national identity. The results of the...

The New Battlefront: Cyber Security Across the GCC

Abstract   In the past decade, the Gulf region has become increasingly digitalized as its respective nations seek to modernize their...

The Jamal Khashoggi Affair: A Rare Glimpse of a United Congress

Introduction To say that Washington D.C. and the United States as a whole are divided on political and partisan lines does not seem to...

Gulf Dispute: Weighing Kuwait and U.S. Mediation Efforts

In the aftermath of the Gulf Crisis, Kuwait and the United States have taken leading roles in conducting mediation efforts between Qatar and...

Oman’s Diplomacy Can End the Storm between the US and Iran

In the aftermath of the United States’ withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), more commonly known as the Iranian...

60 years after Iraq’s 1958 July 14 Revolution

The black, white, and green tricolor flag emblazoned with the eight-point red star of Ishtar fluttered amongst the marchers. The flags waved...

Challenges and Results of the United States Withdrawal from Iran...

There is a general consensus among political sociologists that for any major...

The Gulf Impasse’s One Year Anniversary & the Changing Regional...

The Gulf Impasse’s One Year Anniversary & the Changing Regional Dynamics A year has passed since the Qatar News Agency was hacked and...