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Defense & Security

Clashes in Southern Yemen: A Renewed Saudi Arabia-UAE Rivalry?

As we enter the sixth year of the Yemeni civil war, a series of events...

U.S. – Gulf Policy

COVID-19: Will it Make China Villain or Victor in the Gulf Region?

How does China emerge from the COVID-19 crisis having been pilloried as the source of...

Geopolitics

Coronavirus Crisis: An Opportunity for Intra-Gulf Rapprochement

The Middle East is facing yet another threat to its stability, albeit, this time a...

Economy & Innovation

Gulf States’ Economies Stuck Between Global Pandemic and Oil Price War

For the Gulf region, the last four weeks could not be more economically costly. Gulf...

Geopolitics

Peace in Afghanistan: What is the Expected Role of the Gulf States?

While efforts to end the longest-running war in American history have primarily focused on actors...

Politics & Governance

COVID-19: A Unifying Enemy for the Gulf Region?

In an era of hyper-globalization, the global pandemic known as “COVID-19” (also referred to as...

Defense & Security

The Gulf & Its Foreign Security Guarantors: Lessons from Past Withdraw...

President Trump has left little doubt that he would prefer to withdraw the American military...

U.S. – Gulf Policy

How A Sanders Administration Could Redefine Pillars of U.S.- Gulf Relations...

If Sanders is president in 2021, the Gulf states should brace themselves for the United...

Energy Policy

Coronavirus Infects More than Health in the Gulf: Implications for Oil Mark...

While it may initially have been covered as a Chinese outbreak, the implications of the...

Politics & Governance

UAE Restores Qatar Postal Service After Years-Long Freeze

The United Arab Emirates has restored mail services to Qatar, frozen for more than two years amid...

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