Saudi-Turkish Normalization: More Complicated than Meets the Eye

Since the beginning of 2020, the Middle East has experienced a broad detente and a...

The Ukraine Crisis: Long Term Implications and Opportunities for the GCC St...

More than three months after the invasion of Ukraine, the energy policies of the GCC...

The Egypt-Iraq-Jordan Partnership: Interests over Regional Rivalry

Over the past three years, a trilateral strategic partnership has emerged between Egypt, Jordan, and...

Gulf States Take a Stand Against Islamophobia in India

Since his accession to power in 2014, Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi and his Bharatiya...

Iran’s “Game of Drones” in the Middle East

Amid mounting domestic unrest and ongoing diplomatic standoffs with regional states, Iran has devoted a...

Contextualizing Kuwait’s Political Crises

The current political crisis in Kuwait is nothing new. Indeed, the newest political deadlock is...

What “Realism” Often Misses: A Study of Iran and Qatar

The Ukraine conflict, which entered its hundredth day last week, has major implications for all...

Understanding Oman’s Stance on the Ukraine War

Oman’s moderate and inclusive foreign policy has given it a reputation as the “Switzerland of...

Iran Cannot Develop its Oil Sector Without Sanctions Relief

Thanks to a combination of Western animosity and Iran’s regional foreign policy, the country’s energy...

Iraq’s Perennial Electricity Problem and its Implications for Social Stab...

The growing social unrest we see in Iraq today can be directly linked to the...

Islamic Finance and Banking as a Response to Western Sanctions: Muslim Russ...

From the 19th to the 21st of May, Russia’s Republic of Tatarstan held the 13th...

Challenging Prospects for Saudi-Iranian Talks

A fifth round of talks between Saudi Arabia and Iran, held in late April 2022,...

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