Iran

Defense & Security

The Gulf in 2024: Expert Outlook

GCC Unity in 2024 in the Face of Regional Threats Dr. Kristian Coates Ulrichsen Fellow...

Geopolitics

Pragmatic Investment: Possibilities for Saudi-Iranian Cooperation Amid the ...

In the months since Iran and Saudi Arabia agreed to their Chinese-mediated normalization deal, the...

Energy & Environment

Uniting the Gulf: Regional Collaboration at COP28 for Climate Change

COP28 has placed climate change and environmental challenges at the forefront of the minds of...

Defense & Security

Strategic Abstention: The ‘Axis of Resistance’ Deliberate Inact...

Amid the escalating Gaza war, a striking absence marks the regional conflict landscape: the non-involvement...

Geopolitics

Iran’s Eastern Pivot: National Interests Versus Ideological Expansion...

Throughout the 45 years it has existed, the Islamic Republic of Iran has made the...

Defense & Security

The Gaza War: Reshuffling Middle East Partnerships

The recent Israel-Hamas war in Gaza carries significant implications for the Gulf States, the United...

Defense & Security

The GCC and the Gaza War: Popular Rage and Security Concerns

In 2023—more than 10 years after the eruption of the “Arab Spring” protests, and two...

Geopolitics

The Gulf in BRICS: Reshaping Geopolitical Landscapes

The nature of the BRICS alliance, and the Gulf states’ interactions with it, has long...

Politics & Governance

Iran’s ‘Super-Revolutionaries’ Eye Power

As Iran prepares to hold its next legislative elections in March 2024, the future has...

Geopolitics

Azerbaijan Control of Nagorno-Karabakh: Geopolitical Implications for Iran,...

A Century of Conflict The recent explosion of conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the...

Geopolitics

Russia’s Balancing Act Across the Gulf

The dispute between Iran and the United Arab Emirates over the Greater and Lesser Tunbs,...

Geopolitics

Iran’s Strategic Realignment Under Raisi

Ascending to power in August 2021 amidst social and political turbulence, Ibrahim Raisi found himself...

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