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Geopolitics

Why the Qatar-Bahrain Rift Long Predates the 2017 Gulf Crisis

On the sidelines of the Jeddah Security and Development Summit, the Qatari Amir Shaykh Tamim...

Defense & Security

What “Realism” Often Misses: A Study of Iran and Qatar

The Ukraine conflict, which entered its hundredth day last week, has major implications for all...

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...

Defense & Security

The Russo-Ukrainian War and the Forked Path of Qatar-Russia Relations

Since the onset of the Russia-Ukraine crisis, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states have found...

Energy Policy

Qatar-Germany LNG Deal: the End of EU’s “Russia Energy Dependency” Cu...

Following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on February 24, the world’s largest economies collectively introduced several...

Geopolitics

Qatar’s Growing Role as a Humanitarian and Diplomatic Hub

Almost precisely twenty years after 9/11, the world seemed stunned in disbelief as the Taliban...

U.S. – Gulf Policy

Qatar’s Essential Diplomacy in the New Balance of Power

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi visited Doha on February 21, where he met with Emir Sheikh...

U.S. – Gulf Policy

“Major Non-NATO Ally”: What did Qatar Get in Washington?

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, Qatar’s emir, met with President Joe Biden at the White...

U.S. – Gulf Policy

Exploring Alternatives to Russian Natural Gas, Europe Looks to the Gulf

The ongoing tensions in Europe between Russia and Ukraine have contributed to an ongoing energy...

Politics & Governance

A Step Toward Democracy in Qatar

Last Saturday, thousands of Qataris went to the ballot boxes to choose their representatives on...

U.S. – Gulf Policy

Qatar Eyes a Greater Regional Role in the Wake of the American Regional Dra...

As the United States scales back its commitments throughout the Middle East, its reliance on...

Politics & Governance

Women Can Shape Qatar’s Political Future

There is no doubt that the participation of Qatari women in the country’s first Shura...

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