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Geopolitics

A Disaster in Beirut: What Will the Gulf Do?

A disaster struck Lebanon, destroying half of the capital city of Beirut and creating an...

Geopolitics

COVID-19 Illuminates the Gulf’s Dilemma Between China and the US

Over the past few months as the COVID-19 pandemic progressed, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)...

Geopolitics

Gulf Rivalries Threaten Tunisian Democracy

Initially, Tunisia was the beacon of light in the fight for democracy following the 2011...

Geopolitics

Turkey and the GCC States: Between a Foe and an Ally

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)’s institutional failure has largely resulted from its members lacking shared...

Politics & Governance

Social Media Clash: Is it the Third Gulf War?

As the world adapts to the new realities of the cyber revolution, almost all areas...

Defense & Security

Tensions between Gulf States Destabilized Libya and Could Hamper Reconstruc...

The significant and ongoing presence of various international actors in Libya could further intensify, despite...

Defense & Security

No Crisis is an Island: How the GCC Crisis Shapes the War in Yemen

The popular analytical focus regarding cracks within the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has primarily centered...

Politics & Governance

Inequity and Inaccessibility: What COVID-19 Reveals about the Gulf Educatio...

The COVID-19 pandemic caused a sharp disruption to education all over the world, including in...

Society

The Flurry of Female Appointments to GCC Judiciaries is Welcome but It’s ...

Kuwait is poised to appoint the first three female judges in the nation’s history this...

Geopolitics

Deadlock in Resolving the GCC Crisis: The Black Swan that Didn’t Fly

For its third year, the blockade of Qatar –which Doha has labeled the Gulf Crisis...

Geopolitics

Facing Crisis Amidst a Rift, the GCC Must Unite

The Gulf crisis ⁠— which I have chosen to call “the rift” to avoid the...

Defense & Security

GCC States’ Security As the Council Turns into A Failed Institution

Ever since the birth of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) in 1981, motivated by the...

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