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Geopolitics

Resuscitating Turkish-Saudi Relations: MBS’ Visit to Ankara

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited Türkiye last week, following President Erdogan’s visit to...

Geopolitics

Saudi-Turkish Normalization: More Complicated than Meets the Eye

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

Economy & Innovation

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...

Geopolitics

Challenging Prospects for Saudi-Iranian Talks

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

Geopolitics

The State of Saudi-Pakistani Relations after the Rise of Shehbaz Sharif

Last month, amid political unrest and allegations of foreign interference, Pakistan witnessed the ouster of...

Geopolitics

A New Era in Turkish-Saudi Relations?

Turkey and Saudi Arabia had largely inactive relations before Recep Tayyip Erdogan came to power...

Energy Policy

How the Arash-Dorra Gas Field Could Improve Saudi-Iran Ties

Over the past two decades, Iran’s Ministry of Oil had made increasing the production capacity...

Geopolitics

The Emergence of Saudi-Turkish Relations: Ataturk and Ibn Saud’s Pragmati...

There is a conventional – even clichéd – understanding that Turkey had frosty relations with...

Economy & Innovation

Beyond Fossil Fuels: Bolstering the Saudi Industrial Sector to Achieve Sust...

Global oil prices have risen on the back of the post-COVID 19 economic recovery and...

U.S. – Gulf Policy

A Middle Path for Saudi Arabia: How does the War in Ukraine Affect Saudi Fo...

Saudi Arabia has maintained a neutral position toward the crisis caused by Russia’s invasion of ...

U.S. – Gulf Policy

Trouble in the Kingdom: A Rupture in U.S.-Saudi Relations?

How times have changed in the U.S.-Saudi relationship since 2017. That year, U.S. President Donald...

Geopolitics

Saudi-Lebanese Ties Have a Hezbollah Problem

On January 3, Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah issued a strong criticism of the Kingdom of...

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