Kuwait

Politics & Governance

Lessons from the Past: Overcoming The Dissolution of the Kuwaiti Parliament

On May 10, Kuwaiti Amir Shaykh Mishaal al-Ahmed al-Sabah announced the dissolution of the country’s...

Geopolitics

From Concerns to Collaboration: Turkey, Iraq, Kuwait and the Development Ro...

Turkey’s diplomatic skill and mediation have been central to its relationship with Kuwait, particularly during...

Politics & Governance

Kuwait’s Legislative Stalemate and Prospects for Reform

On April 4, Kuwait held its fourth parliamentary elections in as many years. This vote...

Defense & Security

The Gulf in 2024: Expert Outlook

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

Politics & Governance

From Amir of Pardons to a New Vision: Charting Kuwait’s Political Tra...

Kuwaiti Amir Shaykh Nawaf al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah passed away last week following a nearly three-year...

Politics & Governance

Sunni Islamist Reactions to the Iranian Revolution: The Case of Kuwait

At the time of the Iranian Revolution in 1979, Kuwait was embroiled in its own...

Energy & Environment

Iran-Saudi Détente Eclipsed by Al-Dorra/Arash Field Dispute

The recent re-emergence of a deep-seated dispute between Iran and Kuwait over an offshore jointly-owned...

Energy & Environment

The Al-Durra Field Dispute and the Path Forward for Iran-GCC Relations

Border disputes in the Gulf region are not new, and they ebb and flow depending...

Politics & Governance

Kuwait’s New Parliament: Bridging the Divide

Over the last three decades, the government of Kuwait has pursued three methods of soft...

Politics & Governance

The Need for Political Organization in Kuwait

Within the GCC, Kuwait was—and remains—many steps ahead of several of the bloc’s other member...

Politics & Governance

Kuwait Parliamentary Elections: Rethinking the Meaning of “Opposition”

As Kuwaitis prepare to go to the polls on June 6th for the country’s second...

Politics & Governance

The Need for Cooperation Between Kuwait’s Parliament and Cabinet

The idea of the Kuwaiti constitution started with the vision of Sheikh Abdulla Al-Salem through...

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